KS2 English

SAT Buster
Author: CGP Books,Richard Parsons
Publisher: Co-Ordination Group Publications
ISBN: 9781841461601
Category: English language
Page: 45
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KS2 English Writing Buster - Fiction Writing - Book 2

Ludo and the Star Horse


Author: Mary Stewart
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780340932629
Category: Fantasy fiction
Page: 166
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One night when Ludo is home alone, his family's only horse, Renti, escapes from the stable. Overcome with guilt and fear, Ludo follows Renti out in to the snow, and before long the pair find themselves in the House of the Archer, a gateway to the Zodiac. Here, the Archer tells Ludo that Renti is a Star Horse, and has chosen to return to his own kind. Ludo, says the Archer, may keep faith with Renti and accompany him, or, if he prefers, return home. Ludo decides that he must repay Renti's years of loyal service, and so the pair set off on a journey through the houses of the zodiac, or 'Star Countries'. They must pass through all twelve before catching the sun - but Ludo soon realises that many of the house rulers are less than hospitable. Dismissed by the imperious goat, chased by the crab, taunted by the bloodthirsty twins . . . theirs is a perilous and unpredictable journey . . .

Design and Technology Dictionary (11-14)


Author: Peter Bull
Publisher: Letts & Londsale
ISBN: 9781840859997
Category: Design
Page: 112
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Written to support literacy work in design and technology, this book covers the design and technology vocabulary used in the QCA Scheme of Work. It relates curriculum vocabulary to its context and is accessibly written in clear, age-appropriate language.

KS2 Maths Study Book - Year 4


Author: Richard Parsons
Publisher: Coordination Group Publication
ISBN: 9781847621917
Category:
Page: 72
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Covers what children need to learn during Year 4 of KS2 Maths. This book includes diagrams, colourful pictures and lots of CGP fun.

KS2 English SAT buster

Punctuation
Author: Richard Parsons
Publisher: Coordination Group Publication
ISBN: 9781841461755
Category:
Page: 45
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Useful for punctuation practice, this workbook aims to cover the things needed to do well in SATS and achieve the government's target of level 4. It is packed with practice questions on difficult areas from capitalisation to commas, colons and speech marks. It is useful for working through at home with children who struggle with punctuation.

A Fraction's Goal — Parts of a Whole


Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1467742457
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
View: 1932

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In this fun-filled look at fractions, Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable demonstrate how fractions work by splitting whole objects into parts. The comical cats of the wildly popular Words Are CATegorical® series divide everything from pieces of pizza to groups of people into halves, thirds, tenths, and more. Peppy rhymes, goofy illustrations, and kid-friendly examples take the fear out of fractions.

Design for a Vulnerable Planet


Author: Frederick Steiner
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292723857
Category: Architecture
Page: 288
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We inhabit a vulnerable planet. The devastation caused by natural disasters such as the southern Asian tsunami, Hurricanes Katrina and Ike, and the earthquakes in China's Sichuan province, Haiti, and Chile—as well as the ongoing depletion and degradation of the world's natural resources caused by a burgeoning human population—have made it clear that "business as usual" is no longer sustainable. We need to find ways to improve how we live on this planet while minimizing our impact on it. Design for a Vulnerable Planet sounds a call for designers and planners to go beyond traditional concepts of sustainability toward innovative new design that fosters regeneration and resilience. Drawing on his own and others' experiences across three continents, Frederick Steiner advocates design practice grounded in ecology and democracy and informed by critical regionalism and reflection. He begins by establishing the foundation for a more ecological approach to planning and design, adopting a broad view of ecology as encompassing human and natural, urban and wild environments. Steiner explores precedents for human ecological design provided by architect Paul Cret, landscape architect Ian McHarg, and developer George Mitchell while discussing their planning for the University of Texas campus, the Lake Austin watershed, and The Woodlands. Steiner then focuses on emerging Texas urbanism and extends his discussion to broader considerations beyond the Lone Star State, including regionalism, urbanism, and landscape in China and Italy. He also examines the lessons to be learned from human and natural disasters such as 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, and the BP oil spill. Finally, Steiner offers a blueprint for designing with nature to help heal the planet's vulnerabilities.

KS1 English

Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling
Author: Lucy Loveluck,Heather McClelland,Frances Rooney (Editor of AS/year 1 physics)
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781782944614
Category: English language
Page: 60
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Macbeth

AQA GCSE English Literature
Author: Collins UK
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780008247089
Category: English literature
Page: 80
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Exam Board: AQALevel & Subject: GCSE English LiteratureFirst teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 Revise set texts in a snap. Need extra help with 'Macbeth' ahead of the exam? Revise and review your understanding of the plot, characters, themes and context with this handy A5, exam-focused guide. With lots of practice and tips for your AQA exam, this 'Macbeth' Snap Revision Text Guide contains all the key information you need to get a top mark.