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              That's a Good Idea!

              That's a Good Idea! (Paperback)

              By Feely, Jenny

              • RRP: $12.99
              • $12.99
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              Title Information: That's a Good Idea!: That's a Good Idea! provides information about inventions that have changed the way we live. The book explores technologies that have been around for hundreds of years as well as modern inventions.Content vocabulary:astronaut, burr, chariot..., discoveries, dugout, invention, inventor, machines, model, orbit, patent, pole, preserve, prototype, tools, Viking Key concepts: There is a difference between an invention and a discovery An invention is a new idea or way of making or doing something A discovery is finding something that no one has known about before Inventions change over time Reading Strategies: Connecting to personal experiences Related resource:Lesson Plan - That's a Good Idea!Series Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students are supported with a framework that encourages investigation and inquiry. This series is supported by an ar
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              ISBN 9781760861056
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              167 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              The Kingdom of Bloom

              The Kingdom of Bloom (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
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              About this text: Title:The Kingdom of Bloom Synopsis: In The Kingdom of Bloom, the king is inspired by a small boy to encourage his people to clean up their smelly and polluted towns. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 21 Text type: Narrative Curriculum link: Science People and ...the environment, taking action Content vocabulary: Director for the Environment Director of Fun filthy king kingdom palace pollution recycled recycling stations rubbish weeds High frequency words: Key concepts: The problem of rubbish is a global issue. The actions of one person can inspire others. Reading strategies: Linking multiple episodes in a story Phonics: Identifying and decoding common prefixes and suffixes Paired text: Protect the Oceans Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Protect the Oceans / The Kingdom of Bloom Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension. With an array of engaging titles t
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              ISBN 9781760176075
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              101 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Protect the Oceans

              Protect the Oceans (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
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              About this text: Title:Protect the Oceans Synopsis: This book reports on the problem of rubbish in our oceans, and what people around the world are doing to stop this from happening. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 21 Text type: Report Curriculum link: Science People and the ...environment, taking action Content vocabulary: clean environment garbage patch graffiti oceans organise plant plastic pollute recycling rubbish stormwater drains volunteers High frequency words: Key concepts: The problem of rubbish is a global issue. People can to take action to improve and protect their local environments. Taking action locally can make a difference globally. Reading strategies: Identifying cause and effect Phonics: Identifying the long /e/ sound as represented by ea as in clean Paired text: The Kingdom of Bloom Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Protect the Oceans / The Kingdom of Bloom Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series,
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              ISBN 9781760176068
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              169 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Alex Stands Tall

              Alex Stands Tall (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
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              About this text: Title:Alex Stands Tall Synopsis: Alex worries that she's not tall enough to be a good basketballer. But, with hard work, she proves that being tall isn't everything. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 19 Text type: Narrative Curriculum link: Health and Physical ...Education: Games and sport. Health and Physical Education: Relationships, teamwork Content vocabulary: basket basketball court defender dribbling drills passed point season shooting skills sub team train High frequency words: Key concepts: Basketball is a game that facilitates fitness and socialising. Everyone in a team has different skills to offer. Hard work can improve skills Reading strategies: Making inferences about characters' relationships Phonics: Paired text: Basketball Basics Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Basketball Basics / Alex Stands Tall Series: Flying Start to Literacy Alternative purchasing options: This title is available in one of several value packs. Speak to your Oxford Education consultant today to learn more www.oup.com.au/contact Digital sample pages: can be viewed at www.flyingstarttoliteracy.com.au/online-sample Series information: Flying Start to Literacy is an award-winning comprehensive literacy program. It reflects best practice in literacy instruction andsupports the systematic development of students' reading strategies and skills. Each Student Book is part of connected pair, a narrative book and an informativebook, both presenting the same key concepts and vocabulary. These titles have been trialled with a range of readers, including English language learners. Each pair of Student Books is supported by a Lesson Plan. These visually appealing resources are durable and easy-to-use. They integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. Reading strategies, phonics and phonemic awareness and repetition of high-frequency words are all developed through this series, enhancing the reader's fluency and comprehension
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              ISBN 9781760175979
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              153 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Rock Snot, Cane Toads and Other Aliens

              Rock Snot, Cane Toads and Other Aliens (Paperback)

              By O'Conner, Nancy

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $13.99
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              Title Information: Rock Snot, Cane Toads and Other Aliens: Rock Snot, Cane Toads and Other Aliens reports on living things that have been introduced to new environments and the problems this has caused. The book explains how these pests have affected native plants and animals and... disrupted the balance of the ecosystems they have been introduced into. It also outlines various strategies that are being undertaken to eradicate these pests and restore natural environments.Content vocabulary: algae, alien, biodiversity, bounties, breeding program, captivity, competitors, conservation, ecosystem, endangered, eradication, erosion, extermination, extinction, facility, feral, fibre, flammable, germinating, introduce, invasive, larvae, microscopic, native, over-grazed, pelt, pest, pupae, regenerate, reintroducing, repel, repopulation, reproduce, resistant, species, sterilised, toxin, weed Key concepts: Some introduced species become pests because they damage the ecosystem they have been introduced into Introduced plants and animals can cause native plants and animals to become endangered Many people work toward eradicating introduced species so as to restore the natural balance of ecosystems Reading Strategies: Summarising information Related resource:Lesson Plan - Rock Snot, Cane Toads and Other AliensSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing co
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              ISBN 9781760861575
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              83 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Guiding Lights

              Guiding Lights (Paperback)

              By Woolley, Marilyn

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $13.99
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              Title Information: Guiding Lights: Guiding Lights traces the history of lighthouses, outlining the various techniques that have been used over time to produce light that warns ships of dangerous coastlines and other hazards. It examines the main inventions and design improvements... that have seen the development of lighthouses from simple bonfires on a hill, to the modern automated electric systems we see today.Content vocabulary:aground, authenticated, automated, braziers, buoy, cargo, cemented, coastlines, design, extinguished, feeble, Fresnel lens, gale-force, harbour, hazards, illumination, lighthouse, lighthouse keeper, lightship, mortar, navigation, ports, principles, prism, reef, shipwrecks, solar-powered batteries, trade Key concepts: Lighthouses aim to warn ships of hazards and guide them safely as they come close to coastlines Lighthouses have changed over time as new inventions and modern technology have been incorporated into their design Reading Strategies: Synthesising written text and a time line Related resource:Lesson Plan - Guiding LightsSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writin
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              ISBN 9781760861544
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              199 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Science for the People

              Science for the People (Paperback)

              By Woolley, Marilyn

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $13.99
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              Title Information: Science for the People: Science for the People recounts the exceptional achievements of scientists Rachel Carson and Sally Ride. It examines how both women achieved success in their field of study and made their scientific ideas accessible and engaging to young... people through social media channels. The book also introduces readers to science projects that everyone can participate in.Content vocabulary:astronaut, astronomers, atmosphere, biologist, biology, calcium, campaign, classify, culled, DDT, design, expedition, experiment, explanations, feral, hypotheses, inventions, laboratories, legacy, nebulas, observations, ozone layer, pesticide, physics, posthumously, press conference, research, robotic, satellites, space shuttle, specimen, technology Key concepts: Some scientists, such as Rachel Carson and Sally Ride, have shared their knowledge with the world in interesting and engaging ways Modern technologies have made science more accessible to all people By making science available to everyone, scientists have a better chance of creating positive changes Reading Strategies: Comparing and contrasting information Related resource:Lesson Plan - Science for the PeopleSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement
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              ISBN 9781760861513
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              36 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Powerful Ideas: Establishing National Parks

              Powerful Ideas: Establishing National Parks (Paperback)

              By Creasy, Mary-Anne

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $13.99
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              Title Information: Powerful Ideas: Establishing National Parks: Powerful Ideas outlines the history and facts about some of the world's most famous national parks, and how they were established. It recounts the stories of passionate environmentalists John Muir, and Myles and Milo... Dunphy, who spent their lives campaigning to protect natural wilderness areas. It also explains how they shared their passion for nature and convinced others of the importance of creating national parks and protecting wilderness areas.Content vocabulary:activist, botany, campaign, ecosystem, environmentalists, fossil fuels, geology, glaciers, preserve, rangers, shell middens, sacred, tundra, vegetation, World Heritage Site Key concepts: Influential people have campaigned to establish national parks all around the world, so that wilderness areas are protected John Muir and the Dunphys spent their lives fighting to protect wilderness areas, and sharing their passion and knowledge about nature The ideas of environmentalists and activists have inspired people and governments to establish national parks, and to change laws to protect the environment Reading Strategies: Using written text and visual information to order events chronologically Related resource:Lesson Plan - Powerful Ideas: Establishing National ParksSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity
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              ISBN 9781760861506
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              233 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              How Water Shapes the Land

              How Water Shapes the Land (Paperback)

              By Woolley, Marilyn

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $13.99
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              Title Information: How Water Shapes the Land: How Water Shapes the Land explains the way water in rivers, and water in the form of glaciers create and change landforms such as canyons, gullies, cliffs and gorges. It discusses the fact that water is a precious resource that must b...e conserved, and reports on the varied strategies people are putting into place to do this.Content vocabulary:air currents, canyons, cliffs, delta, desalination plant, droughts, fertile, floodplain, glacial ice, glaciers, gorges, groundwater, gullies, harvest, hydro-electricity, hydrologists, levees, moraines, reservoirs, runoff, sea level, tributaries, valleys, volume, water vapour, weirs Key concepts: Moving water in rivers, and moving glaciers change the shape of the land to create and change landforms Fresh water is a precious resource and needs to be managed to support the needs of a growing global population Reading Strategies: Synthesising information Related resource:Lesson Plan - How Water Shapes the LandSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that pr
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              ISBN 9781760861483
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              159 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Living With the Tides

              Living With the Tides (Paperback)

              By Woolley, Marilyn

              • RRP: $13.99
              • $13.99
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              Title Information: Living With the Tides: Living With the Tides explores tidal habitats and describes the plants and animals that live there and how they survive. It also discusses the threats faced by this fragile environment, and how we can all help to keep these areas clean an...d healthy.Content vocabulary:brackish, bulrush, depressions, ecosystem, estuary, fluke, holdfast, mangrove, migratory, mudflats, phytoplankton, sedge, sediment, submerge, terrapin, tidal zone, tsunami Key concepts: Tidal environments are areas of land between the high and low tides in coastal areas Plants and animals that live in tidal habitats have adapted to survive in this environment Tidal environments can be damaged by nature and by people Reading Strategies: Synthesising information in a diagram Related resource:Lesson Plan - Living With the TidesSeries Information: WorldWise is a high-interest literacy program that encourages inquiry and questioning while extending knowledge in science and a range of STEM topics linked to the curriculum. This engaging program teaches reading strategies simultaneously with natural, earth and physical science concepts - reflecting the diversity of the world students live in. Students will develop strategies and skills to read informative texts across a range of text types while they learn to become informative text writers. With an assortment of text types on offer, themes and concepts are introduced and revisited across the reading stages, building on initial concepts with increasing complexity. WorldWise Lesson Plans support each Student Book, offering practical, systematic and easy-to-implement instructions. These visually appealing resources integrate oral language, vocabulary development, fluency and comprehension, writing and phonics. WorldWise Investigations is a web-based tool that provides extension activities for titles in the program. It encourages exploration of content linked to curriculum outcomes in a deeper more hands-on way. Students ar
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              ISBN 9781760861384
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy - WorldWise
              Availability
              215 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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