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The Amazing Adventures of Batbird Band 11/Lime

The Amazing Adventures of Batbird Band 11/Lime

Author: Jane Clarke Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/06/2021

Build your child's reading confidence at home with books at the right level Dunkan Dabble won't answer to his name as he believes he's Batbird, a superhero that he and his friends watch on TV. Dunkan's family and friends find him very difficult to live with as Batbird. He plays too roughly and insists on sleeping upside down. But Dunkan becomes a hero overnight by unwttingly saving his family from a prowling fox. Lime/Band 11 books have longer sentence structures and a greater use of literary language. Text type - A humorous fantasy story. A timeline on pages 30 and 31 summarises the story in nine sequential steps providing an ideal cue for further discussion. Curriculum links - Citizenship: Choices, Taking part. This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery. This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader.

The Big Splash Band 01b/Pink B

The Big Splash Band 01b/Pink B

Author: Maureen Haselhurst Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/06/2021

A young monster is getting everything she needs to take a dip: a boat, a toy shark, armbands, goggles, flippers. Once everything is to hand she is ready... to take a bath! The vividly drawn artwork shows each step of the monster's careful preparations, offering lots of discussion points: is she going for a swim in a pool? In the sea? Pink B level (Band 1B) books offer simple, predictable text with familiar objects and actions. Text type - A story with predictable structure and patterned language. An illustration on pages 14 and 14 shows the monster splashing happily in the bath, with all her toys labelled, to help children recap and discuss. This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery.

The Monkey with a Bright Blue Bottom

The Monkey with a Bright Blue Bottom

Author: Steve Smallman Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

When the mischievous monkey discovers a paintbox, he has a brilliant idea, but things don't go quite as Monkey has planned . . . A hilarious rhyming tale from award-winning author Steve Smallman and illustrator Nick Schon. Perfect for fans of Poo in the Zoo, Hippobottymus and The Dinosaur That Pooped series.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 6: Grub Up

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 6: Grub Up

Author: Roderick Hunt Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

The magic key takes Biff, Chip and Kipper to the bush in Grub Up. What will the children find for dinner in the bush? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Minibeasts Matter!. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 6, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 6: The Steam Train

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 6: The Steam Train

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

The magic key takes the children on an adventure in The Stream Train. Biff, Chip and Nadim have to stop a steam train. Can they do it? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Faster, Faster!. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 6, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 9: Turtle Beach

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 9: Turtle Beach

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Biff, Chip and Kipper spot a turtle on a moonlit beach. Can they help it to find its way home? Find out in the magic key adventure Turtle Beach. The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Rock Pool to Rainforest. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 9, which are phonically decodable featuring vocabulary to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 8: The Urgent Message

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 8: The Urgent Message

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Biff, Chip and Nadim deliver a message to a queen that makes her angry in The Urgent Message. Will she send a reply? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Smoke Signals to Smartphones. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 8, which are phonically decodable featuring vocabulary to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 9: Wake Up!

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 9: Wake Up!

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Why has the magic key taken Biff and Chip to a town where everyone is asleep? Find out in Wake Up!. The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Sleep. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 9, which are phonically decodable featuring vocabulary to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 3: Pumpkin Mess

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 3: Pumpkin Mess

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Dad grows a huge pumpkin for a contest in Pumpkin Mess. Can he get it there without making a mess? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Grow a Strawberry Mess. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 3, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 5: Camel-Back Mountain

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 5: Camel-Back Mountain

Author: Roderick Hunt Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Biff, Chip and Nadim visit a village where lots of people are worried in Camel-Back Mountain. Nadim has an idea of how to help... The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Highest Mountain, Deepest Canyon. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 5, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 7: The Lightning Key

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 7: The Lightning Key

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

The magic key takes the children on an adventure in bad weather in The Lightning Key. Who would be outside in a storm? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Safe in a Storm. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 7, which are phonically decodable featuring vocabulary to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 3: Home for a Night

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 3: Home for a Night

Author: Roderick Hunt Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Dad has a surprise place for the family to stay in Home for a Night. The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is The Right Home. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 3, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 4: The Stinky Plant

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 4: The Stinky Plant

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Biff, Chip, Wilf and Wilma meet a man looking for a plant in The Stinky Plant. Can they sniff it out? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Plants for Dinner. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 4, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 8: At the Monster Games

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 8: At the Monster Games

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Wilma wins a running race in the garden because she has the longest legs. Can she win a race when the magic key takes the children on an adventure in At the Monster Games. The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Animal Superpowers. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 8, which are phonically decodable featuring vocabulary to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 5: The Treasure Map

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 5: The Treasure Map

Author: Paul Shipton, Alex Brychta Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

On a magic key adventure Biff, Chip and Anneena meet pirates looking for treasure in The Treasure Map. The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Map, Compass, Explore!. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 5, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 2: A Den in the Wood

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 2: A Den in the Wood

Author: Paul Shipton Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

When Floppy runs off, Biff and Chip find an animal's den in A Den in the Wood. The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Dens and Nests. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 2, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 1+: A Top Pot

Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper: Oxford Level 1+: A Top Pot

Author: Roderick Hunt Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/01/2018

Chip and Dad make pots out of clay in A Top Pot. Dad makes a mess, but what does Chip make? The non-fiction book that accompanies this title is Spot the Pot. Oxford Reading Tree Explore with Biff, Chip and Kipper is a series of paired fiction and non-fiction books linked by curriculum-related topics. Each pair consists of an engaging story featuring well-loved characters and a compelling non-fiction book. These topic-linked pairings will develop and deepen their reading comprehension and foster a love of reading across both text types. This book is one of six titles at Oxford Level 1+, which are phonically decodable featuring a small number of pre-taught, non-decodable topic words to enrich the texts and support language development. All the books in the series are carefully levelled, so it is easy to match every child with the right book and enable them to progress.

Sinbad and the Roc Purple Band

Sinbad and the Roc Purple Band

Author: Ian Whybrow Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/01/2016

Endorsed for reading by Cambridge Assessment International Education, Cambridge Reading Adventures is our international primary reading scheme. Sinbad sets off an another adventure, can he escape the Roc? Purple Band books include storylines that often reflect character and author viewpoint, providing opportunities to discuss character motivation and response. Story language is developed further with phrases found in traditional tales and storytelling like 'Long, long ago' and 'Once upon a time'. Contains full teaching support including learning outcomes, curriculum links and follow-up activities.

Sinbad Goes to Sea Turquoise Band

Sinbad Goes to Sea Turquoise Band

Author: Ian Whybrow Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/01/2016

Endorsed for reading by Cambridge Assessment International Education, Cambridge Reading Adventures is our international primary reading scheme. Sinbad goes to sea on an adventure. He finds an island - but all is not what it seems. At Turquoise Band descriptions of places and people are extended with literary phrases and expressions which provide new challenges. Vocabulary is often less common and requires the reader to use their knowledge of spelling patterns. Contains full teaching support including learning outcomes, curriculum links and follow-up activities.

Wait a Minute Ruby!

Wait a Minute Ruby!

Author: Mary Chapman Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/09/2015

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 15: Dragon Tales

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 15: Dragon Tales

Author: Andy Blackford Illustrator: Nick Schon, Chiara Pasqualotto, Andy Elkerton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/01/2014

Meet three very different dragons in Dragon Tales. Imagine a dragon - perhaps fire breathing, with scales, claws and a long tail! The dragons in these action-packed, fantastic funny stories from Libya, China and England, might surprise you. Captivating versions of some of the best myths and legends from around the world. TreeTops Myths and Legends are fascinating and action-packed stories that will motivate and inspire readers. These are some of the oldest and most enduring stories in the world, retold by leading contemporary children's authors to bring out all of the action, drama, humour and depth of the original stories in a way that makes them as exciting and meaningful today as ever. The stories are beautifully illustrated in a range of styles to bring each tale to life. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.

The Magic Pen Band 05/Green

The Magic Pen Band 05/Green

Author: Hiawyn Oram Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2005

Everything about Mr Big is big. And ordinary pens just won't do; every time he tries to write, Mr Big's ordinary sized pens break. So Mr Big drives to the shop in his big car to buy a big pen. But size is not the only surprising thing about Mr Big's new pen. This is a Green/ Band 5 books offer early readers patterned language and varied characters. This is a fantasy story, and a storyboard on pages 22 and 23 provides a pictorial summary of the story in eight frames - an ideal cue for further discussion and activity. This book supports numeracy learning with shape, space and measure. This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery and quizzed for Accelerated Reader. For more guided reading books in this Collins Big Cat band, try Crunch and Munch (9780007186655) by Nora Sands.

The Woman who Fooled the Fairies Band 09/Gold

The Woman who Fooled the Fairies Band 09/Gold

Author: Rose Impey Illustrator: Nick Schon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2005

There was once a woman who baked the best cakes in the whole world. The fairies loved her cakes. But they didn't want to buy them and the woman was far too clever to let anyone steal them. So the fairies decide to steal the cake-maker instead! What follows is a hilarious account of how the woman manages to escape the greedy fairies' clutches. This is a Band 09/Gold fiction book which offers developing readers literary language and stories with distinctive characters. This is a traditional story with a story map on pages 22 and 23 that tracks the comings and goings of the unfortunate fairies to help children retell the story in their own words. This book supports learning around personal and social development and will encourage children to recognise what they like and dislike, what is fair or unfair and what is right or wrong. This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery and quizzed for Accelerated Reader. For another story in this Collins Big Cat book band for guided reading, try Animal Ancestors (9780007187010) by John Hughes.

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