Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780192756862

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

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This major new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus has new contemporary 3D artwork, and a modern, accessible look and feel. Specially written by children's word experts, it will support young creative writers at school and at home.
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Oxford Junior Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780192756879

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 288

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The Oxford Junior Dictionary is ideal for the KS2 curriculum, with carefully levelled words and phrases, word classes, age-appropriate example sentences, and extra language help with grammar, punctuation, word families, and word origins. It is easy to use with its clear layout, and the full alphabet with tabs on every page.
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Oxford Essential Spanish Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199576440

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 496

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The Oxford Essential Spanish Dictionary is a new compact Spanish-English and English-Spanish dictionary that offers up-to-date coverage of all the essential day-to-day vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations. This dictionary is easy to use and ideal for travel, work, or study. The latest words in each language have been added, reflecting all aspects of life today, from computing and technology to lifestyle and business. Additional features include guides to Spanish and English pronunciation, as well as help with both Spanish and English verbs. Covers both European and Latin American Spanish. The Oxford Essential Spanish Dictionary is ideal for anyone in need of a handy quick reference. An essential book for the study of Spanish.
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Stimulating Non-Fiction Writing!

Inspiring Children Aged 7 - 11

Author: Emma Hughes-Evans,Simon Brownhill

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351581414

Category: Education

Page: 166

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Stimulating Non-Fiction Writing! Inspiring Children Aged 7-11 offers innovative and exciting ways to engage children in non-fiction writing, giving professionals the confidence and practical advice that they need to support children in producing quality non-fiction texts in the classroom. Packed full of interesting ideas, resource suggestions and practical activities, the book explores the various ways professionals can purposefully encourage ‘child authors’ to develop their non-fiction writing skills. Tried-and-tested resources, ‘Gold star!’ tips and practical suggestions are underpinned by research-informed teaching strategies and academic information to strengthen professional practice associated with the teaching of non-fiction writing. By taking a stimulating approach to each text type and linking activities to known texts and stimuli, the book offers differentiated advice for working with children in Lower and Upper Key stage 2. Chapters consider text types that include: Instructions Persuasive texts Non-chronological reports Correspondence texts Discussion texts This new text is the perfect guide for inspiring children aged 7-11 in the classroom and will energise and enrich classroom provision and practice by being an essential resource for teachers and students on teacher training courses.
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Oxford Junior Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780192756886

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 272

View: 5178

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The Oxford Junior Thesaurus is ideal for the KS2 curriculum, with thousands of synonyms, age-appropriate example sentences, and extra writing help with tips for overused words, for writing stories, and even for text messaging. It is easy to use with its clear layout, and the full alphabet with tabs on every page.
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Adonis to Zorro

Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

Author: Andrew Delahunty

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 019956745X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 406

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"First and second editions edited by Andrew Delahunty, Sheila Dignen, and Penny Stock."
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Concise Oxford Spanish Dictionary

Spanish-English/English-Spanish

Author: Carol Styles Carvajal,Jane Horwood

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780195219562

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1475

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This Spanish-language jacket for the Concise Oxford Spanish Dictionary makes this dictionary an essential reference for Spanish speakers. All material is presented in both languages.
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Writing Children's Fiction

A Writers' and Artists' Companion

Author: Linda Newbery,Yvonne Coppard

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1472535324

Category: Reference

Page: 272

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Full of both inspirational and practical advice, Writing Children's Fiction: A Writers' and Artists' Companion is an essential guide to writing for some of the most difficult and demanding readers of all: children and young people. Part 1 explores the nature, history and challenges of children's literature, and the amazing variety of genres available for children from those learning to read to young adults. Part 2 includes tips by such bestselling authors as David Almond, Malorie Blackman, Meg Rosoff and Michael Morpurgo. Part 3 contains practical advice - from shaping plots and creating characters to knowing your readers, handling difficult subjects and how to find an agent and publisher when your book or story is complete.
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