Castles and Dragons

Author: Lucy Peet

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 140817393X

Category: Castles

Page: 64

View: 2735


Bang up to date with the new EYFS this exciting series of books helps practitioners working with 3-5 year olds integrate the newly proposed 7 areas of learning and 19 aspects into their planning and day to day activity. Owing to the fun, practical nature of the activities it is suitable for a wide range of setting, including schools, pre-schools, childminders and nurseries. Through the topic-based approach children will be involved in playing and exploring, active learning and creating and thinking critically. Each book contains six weeks of highly detailed planning with an activity for each specific area of learning. A unique feature of the series is the differentiation - activities are pitched at expected, emerging and exceeding levels so the practitioner can meet the needs of all the children in her setting.

A Glance at Our Africa

Facsimile Reprint of Southwest News--Suidwes Nuus, 1960

Author: Dag Henrichsen


ISBN: 9783905141696

Category: Namibia

Page: 120

View: 1419



If You Lived Here

Houses of the World

Author: Giles Laroche

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547238924

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 4317


Features intricately detailed, bas-relief collage spreads of dwellings in other world regions and historical times to explain how different people live and have lived--from a village house in South Africa that tells the story of its family to a floating green house in the Netherlands. 20,000 first printing.

Island Homes of the World

Author: Amy Doak

Publisher: Of the World Publishing

ISBN: 9780994412669

Category: Architecture

Page: 128

View: 3812


Travel the world and meet 15 people living their island dream. From fly fishing in the Faroe Islands to organic farming in the Cook Islands...creating a new life on a private island in the Thousand Islands to living simply in the Seychelles...and everywhere in between! These inspiring people open up their beautiful homes and their lives. Learn about how their house became their home, why they love where they live and how they manage the challenges that come with island life. With beautiful images of unique properties around the globe and fascinating insights from the homeowners, you will be wanting an island paradise of your very own!

Prefabulous World

Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Homes Around the Globe

Author: Sheri Koones

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 1613125925

Category: Architecture

Page: 300

View: 8763


The rising cost of fuel and the growing commit­ment to protect the environment have sparked exciting innovations in prefab home construction. Showcasing the unlimited possibilities offered by prefabrication to build incredibly energy-efficient, green homes, Prefabulous World features sophisticated examples of eco-friendly home design in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Canada, the United States, England, Germany, South Africa, and beyond. With floor plans, multiple images of the exterior and interior of each home, and an extensive resource section listing architects, builders, and suppliers, this book is a vibrantly illustrated yet practical guide that reveals how living in a beautiful, well-built, energy-efficient home is achievable for us all.

Second Life, Media, and the Other Society

Author: Phylis Johnson

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 9781433106163

Category: Social Science

Page: 284

View: 7828


This book examines the convergence of media in the largest residential virtual community to date in the gaming world: Second Life. This user content–driven platform has brought media makers and audiences together in interactive environments where news, entertainment, and art have become programming for virtual media networks with implications for traditional mainstream programming and distribution. New media moguls are emerging from Second Life and expanding to the larger Metaverse. This book explores media’s role in reporting and reflecting the social, political, and economic issues within Second Life and beyond, and includes more than a dozen interviews of active Second Life residents.

Burning Wild

Author: Christine Feehan

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101046546

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

View: 5831


Experience the feral passion of the Leopard people in this thrilling novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Christine Feehan. Bred by capricious parents for his innate leopard-shifting abilities, billionaire Jake Bannacotti has spent his life in an emotional vacuum—especially after a tragic twist of fate left him to raise his infant son alone. But when his path crosses that of an enigmatic young woman, Jake’s life takes a detour he never fathomed. There is something irresistible about Emma Reynolds—something Jake can’t live without. Hiring her as his son’s nanny will keep her close. And warm. And under watch. She’s the first human to stir something in Jake he’s never felt before. But she may not be at all what she seems. And what’s raging between them is pure animal instinct—out of control, burning wild, and as hot as the lick of a flame.

The Flaw in His Diamond

Author: Susan Stephens

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 0373132107

Category: Fiction

Page: 185

View: 853


Trying to secure her family's diamond mine, Eva Skavanga travels to Count Roman Quisvada's Mediterranean Island where she finds she enjoys being the center of attention.