Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Category
          Publication Country
            Latest Additions
            Language
              Price
              -

              Books in the Flying Start to Literacy series

              Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

              Total 216 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
              Dangerous Animals: What Do You Need to Know?

              Dangerous Animals: What Do You Need to Know? (Paperback)

              By Hoyt, Linda

              • RRP: $10.99
              • $10.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              About this text: Title:Dangerous Animals: What Do You Need to Know? Synopsis: Is it fair to blame wild animals if they harm us? What is our responsibility? Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 27 Text type: Persuasive Curriculum link: Content vocabulary: dangerous defend disease h...abitat misunderstood poison predators prey rehabilitator threatened venom High frequency words: Key concepts: If animals are threatened, they can respond aggressively to defend themselves. Some animals that people perceive as dangerous can also bring benefits to their habitats and to people. When people see animals in the wild, they need to know how to stay safe. Reading strategies: Phonics: Paired text: Deadly Venom: Killer or Cure? + The Stubborn Princess Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Dangerous Animals: What Do You Need to Know? 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 eng
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760869113
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Mini Beasts : The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

              Mini Beasts : The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Paperback)

              By Hoyt, Linda

              • RRP: $10.99
              • $10.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              About this text: Title:Mini Beasts : The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Synopsis: Why are mini beasts so important? Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 27 Text type: Persuasive Curriculum link: Content vocabulary: bees ecosystem extinct fire ant food chain habitat insecticide insects... invader mini beasts native pests population predator specie termites wasp wildlife High frequency words: Key concepts: Insects and other small animals are vital for plant reproduction and are an essential link in many food chains. Some insects and other small animals sting or bite people and some cause damage to plants and homes. Reading strategies: Phonics: Paired text: Nature's Red Flags + Bring Back the Frogs Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Mini Beasts : The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 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 to choose from, readers will lau
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760869083
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              The Kingdom of Bloom

              The Kingdom of Bloom (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              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
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760176075
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Protect the Oceans

              Protect the Oceans (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              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,
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760176068
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Alex Stands Tall

              Alex Stands Tall (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              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
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760175979
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Meerkats at Work

              Meerkats at Work (Paperback)

              By O'Conner, Nancy

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              About this text: Title:Meerkats at Work Synopsis: Meerkats at Work reports on how meerkats live together in a mob and help each other to find food, stay safe and look after the young. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 21 Text type: Report Curriculum link: Science: Biological sc...iences Living things Content vocabulary: Africa bolthole burrows desert groom guard duty hunting invaders jackal mammals meerkats mobs predators pups scorpions territory High frequency words: Key concepts: Meerkats live in groups called mobs. Living in a mob helps the meerkats to find food, protect themselves and look after their young. All meerkats in a mob help with the work. Individuals have different skills that can help a group. Reading strategies: Self-correcting to maintain meaning Phonics: Identifying the soft and hard sounds of the letter g Paired text: Anwar, The Very Bright Meerkat Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Meerkats at Work / Anwar, The Very Bright Meerkat 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 r
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760176044
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              The Crocodile and the Plover

              The Crocodile and the Plover (Paperback)

              By Shanahan, Kerrie

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              About this text: Title:The Crocodile and the Plover Synopsis: This traditional tale gives an explanation as to why people once thought that crocodiles and plovers had a friendly relationship. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 20 Text type: Narrative traditional tale Curriculum ...link: English: Literature myths and legends Content vocabulary: crocodile drought egg egg tooth hatched nest plover protect High frequency words: Key concepts: Traditional tales give explanations about why things are a certain way Reading strategies: Decoding multisyllabic words Phonics: Identifying 'o' making the short /u/ sound as in plover Paired text: A Long Day on the River Supporting material: Lesson Plan - A Long Day on the River / The Crocodile and the Plover 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 to choose from, readers will laugh, explore and share in
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760176037
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              The Great Flood

              The Great Flood (Paperback)

              By Creasy, Mary-Anne

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • Temporarily out of stock

              About this text: Title:The Great Flood Synopsis: It never rains in Dusty Plains, or so the residents think! Luckily, the town's safety officer is ready when a flood hits. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 20 Text type: Narrative Curriculum link: Science: Earth and space science...s Content vocabulary: bank disaster flood flowed lapped safety officer High frequency words: Key concepts: People can prepare for floods to help keep themselves and their belongings safe. Reading strategies: Reading fluently, attending to punctuation and line breaks Phonics: Identifying the short /e/ sound made by ea as in ready Paired text: Surviving the Flood of Dusty Plains Supporting material: Lesson Plan - The Great Flood / Surviving the Flood of Dusty Plains 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 to choose from, readers will laugh, explore and share in the
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760176013
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              Title is temporarily out of stock
              View details for this title
              Animal Show-offs

              Animal Show-offs (Paperback)

              By O'Conner, Nancy

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              About this text: Title:Animal Show-offs Synopsis: Animal Show-offs reports on animals that attract attention to protect territory, find a mate or scare away other animals. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 19 Text type: Report Curriculum link: Science: Biological sciences Livin...g things Content vocabulary: antlers attack bowerbirds bugling elk mate meerkats mobs pufferfish roaring territory threatened High frequency words: Key concepts: Animals that show off do it in different ways. Some animals draw attention to themselves to protect territory, to find a mate or to scare away other animals. Reading strategies: Integrating information from fact boxes Integrating information from fact boxes Phonics: Identifying the /or/ sound made by oar as in roar Paired text: The Too-tight TuTu Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Animal Show-offs / The Too-tight TuTu 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 fluen
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760175986
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              The Kiss of the Hummingbird's Wing

              The Kiss of the Hummingbird's Wing (Paperback)

              By Feely, Jenny

              • RRP: $9.50
              • $9.50
              • In Stock At Publisher

              About this text: Title:The Kiss of the Hummingbird's Wing Synopsis: Julio would love to be kissed by a hummingbird's wing, but first he has to find a way to stand still. Year level(s): 1 2 3 Reading level: 23 Text type: Report Curriculum link: Science: Biological sciences Living ...things. Science: People and the environment Content vocabulary: bird feeder energy flap helmet-feeder hummingbirds sugar syrup wing High frequency words: Key concepts: Hummingbirds are the smallest birds and the only ones that can hover. Hummingbirds have body parts that help them to get the food they need to survive. Some hummingbirds travel long distances to find food. Reading strategies: Making connections Phonics: Distinguishing between the short and long /i/ sound Paired text: Hummingbirds Supporting material: Lesson Plan - Hummingbirds / The Kiss of the Hummingbird's Wing 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 flue
              Read more

              ISBN 9781760176150
              Published AU 1 Jan 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Flying Start to Literacy
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Total 216 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›

              Index by Series Name