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First Animal Encyclopedia - A First Reference Book for Children (Paperback): Dk First Animal Encyclopedia - A First Reference Book for Children (Paperback)
Dk 1
R215 R169 Discovery Miles 1 690 Save R46 (21%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

Bursting with animal facts for kids, First Animal Encyclopedia reveals everything kids want to know about the animal kingdom. From tiny critters that live on the jungle floor to giant creatures that dwell in the depths of the ocean, First Animal Encyclopedia reveals the mysteries of the animal world. Watch animals in action, investigate their habits and find out their habitats in this first animal encyclopedia. Kids will learn all about different animal groups, including mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians, insects and fish through beautiful colour images, quirky "Did you know" fact boxes and engaging "curiosity quizzes" make learning engaging and exciting. DK's First Reference is a great for children who want to explore the world around them.

Timelines of Everything (Hardcover): Dk Timelines of Everything (Hardcover)
Dk
R578 R453 Discovery Miles 4 530 Save R125 (22%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
My First Encyclopedia - A Wealth of Knowledge at your Fingertips (Hardcover): Dk My First Encyclopedia - A Wealth of Knowledge at your Fingertips (Hardcover)
Dk 1
R237 R166 Discovery Miles 1 660 Save R71 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Introduce your child to the world of learning with this children's encyclopedia The perfect introduction to encyclopedias for any child, My First Encyclopedia, is packed with easy-to-read words, detailed images and exciting topics to engage your child in learning in a new way. My First Encyclopedia is sorted into themes, to make finding information and learning new things easy. Entries are presented clearly, so children can understand the ideas whether you are reading with them or they are learning independently. With subjects that children will be familiar with, such as games and sports, pets, food we eat, and seasons and weather, this encyclopedia helps encourage and develop educational skills. Helpful notes to parents and teachers and fun learning tools like games and quizzes will also help to encourage an interactive learning experience. There's no better way for young readers to satisfy a thirst for knowledge than with My First Encyclopedia, making learning fun for you and your child.

Victorian Voyages - Where did we come from? (Paperback, New edition): Julia Golding Victorian Voyages - Where did we come from? (Paperback, New edition)
Julia Golding; As told to Andrew Briggs, Roger Wagner, Brett Hudson
R139 R105 Discovery Miles 1 050 Save R34 (24%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Join Harriet, Darwin's pet tortoise, and Milton, Schrodinger's indecisive cat on a time-travelling quest of discovery, unravelling scientific exploration and religious beliefs and how they fit together. Throughout the centuries humans have been looking for answers to BIG questions - how did the universe start? Is there a God behind it? Has science explained away the need for a God, or can faith enhance scientific discovery? On this adventure, Harriet and Milton meet the great Victorian scientists. Voyage with Darwin as he worked out his theory of Evolution . Step into Harriet and Milton's time machine, bring some snacks, and enjoy this curious quest of discovery. Written by Julia Golding, winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2006, and the Nestle Smarties Book Prize 2006.

Animal Dominoes (Multiple copy pack): Animal Dominoes (Multiple copy pack)
R153 Discovery Miles 1 530 Shipped within 7 - 10 working days

Animal Dominoes is an awesome, new game of matching, where children have to find items needed to complete a gross monster recipe

Scholastic Book of World Records (Paperback, 2019 ed.): Scholastic Scholastic Book of World Records (Paperback, 2019 ed.)
Scholastic 1
R273 R229 Discovery Miles 2 290 Save R44 (16%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Oxford First Illustrated Science Dictionary (Mixed media product): Oxford Dictionaries Oxford First Illustrated Science Dictionary (Mixed media product)
Oxford Dictionaries 1
R159 R141 Discovery Miles 1 410 Save R18 (11%) Shipped within 4 - 9 working days

The Oxford First Illustrated Science Dictionary supports the curriculum and gives your child a head start in understanding first scientific words. Organised alphabetically, this dictionary gives simple and clear meanings for over 300 scientific words and concepts, from 'abdomen' to 'zoo'. Each entry is illustrated with child-friendly artwork plus diagrams to explain, add meaning, and support the definition. Expertly-levelled supplementary material in an illustrated section at the back lists the everyday vocabulary children will come across in their science lessons including the equipment used in class. It is the perfect companion to the Oxford First Illustrated Maths Dictionary. Go online for downloadable word games, puzzles, and activities on the www.oxforddictionaries.com/schools website.

Wat is die boodskap? (Afrikaans, Paperback): K. Knowles, B. Herbert Wat is die boodskap? (Afrikaans, Paperback)
K. Knowles, B. Herbert
R139 R124 Discovery Miles 1 240 Save R15 (11%) Shipped within 4 - 9 working days

Hierdie leesboeke wat plaaslik vervaardig is, is geskik vir Fases 10-14 en is prettig asook lesersvriendelik. Die titels is propvol kleurfoto's en illustrasies, met talle aktiwiteite om leesvaardighede en -begrippe aan te moedig. Ses volkleur feiteboekies is die nuutste toevoeging tot die reeks. Leesoefening in feitemateriaal en kennisuitbreiding word op 'n interessante manier aangepak.

Collins English Paperback Thesaurus - All the Words You Need, Every Day (Paperback, 8th Revised edition): Collins Dictionaries Collins English Paperback Thesaurus - All the Words You Need, Every Day (Paperback, 8th Revised edition)
Collins Dictionaries 1
R215 R164 Discovery Miles 1 640 Save R51 (24%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

The perfect word reference for daily use with 300,000 synonyms and antonyms. Contains practical usage notes, and a fantastic crossword-solving supplement, this is the ideal thesaurus to take your language use and knowledge further. Specially tailored to meet the needs of the user at home, school, or in the office, with all the words and alternatives you might need, as well as a huge choice of opposites. The clear, accessible layout makes the thesaurus easy to use and ensures users can find the language they need when they need it.

Astronaut in Training (Paperback): Cath Ard Astronaut in Training (Paperback)
Cath Ard; Illustrated by Sarah Lawrence 1
R166 R123 Discovery Miles 1 230 Save R43 (26%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Find out how to become an astronaut in this interactive title for curious kids.

Packed with bitesize information and fun facts about the life of an astronaut, this book will tell you all about space, astronomy and life on the International Space Station.

Simple activities will test your skills and reinforce the information you read in the book. Can you help to repair the ISS on a spacewalk? Or collect samples on the Moon? Or even spot constellations in the sky? Take a look inside to find out!

My Ensiklopedie van Baie Belangrike Dinge (Afrikaans, Hardcover): Mia Oosthuizen My Ensiklopedie van Baie Belangrike Dinge (Afrikaans, Hardcover)
Mia Oosthuizen; Dorling Kindersley
R350 R298 Discovery Miles 2 980 Save R52 (15%) Shipped within 5 - 13 working days

’n Fantastiese eerste ensiklopedie propvol feite, perfek vir jong slimkoppe wat nie kan wag om alles oor die wreld te ontdek nie. My ensiklopedie van baie belangrike dinge verken temas soos diere, mense, planete, en baie belangrik, jy!

Kinders kan uitvind wat ’n woestyn is, hoeveel kontinente daar is, leer om “hallo” en “totsiens” in verskillende tale te s, en nog hope meer. Maak kennis met vegetariese dinosourusse, oulike troeteldiere, en reusagtige blouwalvisse; verken die verlede saam met grotbewoners, Vikings en farao’s; kyk hoe ’n plant uit ’n saadjie groei; en ontdek waaruit ’n wolk bestaan.

My ensiklopedie van baie belangrike dinge is ’n asemrowende kombinasie van eenvoudige, treffende illustrasies, indrukwekkende foto’s en lewendige teks – ’n baie belangrike boek vir baie belangrike mense, en die perfekte eerste naslaanboek vir jong feitevrate.

Read & Discover 4-Book Collection (Hardcover): Read & Discover 4-Book Collection (Hardcover)
R499 R400 Discovery Miles 4 000 Save R99 (20%) In stock

Project Bugs
Explore the fascinating world of bugs with this brilliant book packed with facts, flaps to lift and illustrated step-by-step projects. Each spread features amazing photos, stunning artwork and fun cartoons.

Factivity Journey Around & Inside Your Amazing Body
Take a journey inside your body in this awesome Factivity book. Journey Around and Inside Your Amazing Body lets you learn about cells, navigate through a map of the human body, and explore under your skin! Complete activities, puzzles, mazes and more on your exciting journey of discovery. Discovery the facts! Do the activities!

Why It Works: Materials
Hands-on activities and experiments allow students to investigate various scientific concepts to show why things in the world work the way they do or are made they way they are.

Planet Earth
Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.

Environment Infographics (Paperback): Chris Oxlade Environment Infographics (Paperback)
Chris Oxlade
R204 R154 Discovery Miles 1 540 Save R50 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Infographics are simple and creative graphic representations of different numerical facts. This title features a variety of engaging infographics that teach readers all about the environment. Look through the pages to discover fascinating statistics about climate change, endangered animals, energy use, pollution and what you can do to help the environment.

Population Infographics (Paperback): Chris Oxlade Population Infographics (Paperback)
Chris Oxlade
R204 R154 Discovery Miles 1 540 Save R50 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Infographics are simple and creative graphic representations of different numerical facts. This title features a variety of engaging infographics that teach readers all about world population. Look through the pages to discover fascinating statistics about the gender, history, religion, and density of the world's population.

Ons ongewing (Afrikaans, Paperback): K. Knowles, B. Herbert Ons ongewing (Afrikaans, Paperback)
K. Knowles, B. Herbert
R135 R120 Discovery Miles 1 200 Save R15 (11%) Shipped within 4 - 9 working days

Hierdie leesboeke wat plaaslik vervaardig is, is geskik vir Fases 10-14 en is prettig asook lesersvriendelik. Die titels is propvol kleurfoto's en illustrasies, met talle aktiwiteite om leesvaardighede en -begrippe aan te moedig. Ses volkleur feiteboekies is die nuutste toevoeging tot die reeks. Leesoefening in feitemateriaal en kennisuitbreiding word op 'n interessante manier aangepak.

Encyclopedia of World Wonders (Hardcover): Encyclopedia of World Wonders (Hardcover)
R261 R196 Discovery Miles 1 960 Save R65 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Educational reference book for Children's first subjects. Illustrated in colour throughout.Padded Holo Foil cover. Part of a wide range of Children's Encyclopedias from North Parade Publishing.

365 Facts About the Human Body (Hardcover): 365 Facts About the Human Body (Hardcover)
R281 Discovery Miles 2 810 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Hoe leef ons? (Afrikaans, Paperback): K. Knowles, B. Herbert Hoe leef ons? (Afrikaans, Paperback)
K. Knowles, B. Herbert
R135 R120 Discovery Miles 1 200 Save R15 (11%) Shipped within 4 - 9 working days

Hierdie leesboeke wat plaaslik vervaardig is, is geskik vir Fases 10-14 en is prettig asook lesersvriendelik. Die titels is propvol kleurfoto's en illustrasies, met talle aktiwiteite om leesvaardighede en -begrippe aan te moedig. Ses volkleur feiteboekies is die nuutste toevoeging tot die reeks. Leesoefening in feitemateriaal en kennisuitbreiding word op 'n interessante manier aangepak.

100 Facts - Plant Life (Paperback): Miles Kelly 100 Facts - Plant Life (Paperback)
Miles Kelly
R109 Discovery Miles 1 090 Shipped within 7 - 10 working days

100 Facts Plant Life is bursting with detailed images, fun activities and exactly 100 amazing facts. Children will learn everything they need to know about our green planet. 100 Facts Plant Life contains key topics about the plant kingdom in mind-blowing numbered facts. Each fact is accompanied by beautiful illustrations and photographs, which add visual meaning to the information for kids. This is a fascinating plant book for kids aged 7+. Essential topics covered in 100 Facts Plant Life: - The seven functions of a plant, which include photosynthesis and pollination - Plants in different environments such as forests, jungles and underwater - Animal friends, enemies and how plants use their appearance as a trap Examples of 'I don't believe it' fascinating facts: - Squirting cucumbers can shoot their seeds 5 metres away. Their seedpods are full of water and explode at the slightest touch. - Nearly half of all the trees that are cut down are used to make paper - more than 300 million tonnes every year. - Sea otters wrap strands of giant kelp around themselves so they don't float away while feeding on sea urchins or resting. Activities to make learning accessible and interactive include: - Sprinkle mustard or cress seeds on a damp piece of cotton wool and leave on a saucer in a warm place - the seeds will start to germinate after a day - Light and dark! Find out the effect of sunlight and lack of sunlight on a living plant by placing a piece of card on a leaf and looking at what happens after a few days. - Quiz question: Roots grow towards light. True or false? Author: Camilla de la Bedoyere Consultant: Barbara Taylor Pages: 40 Age: 7+ Dimensions: 9 X 12 Format: Paperback with holographic foil ISBN: 9781848106154

How the Weather Works (Hardcover): Christiane Dorion How the Weather Works (Hardcover)
Christiane Dorion; Illustrated by Beverley Young
R380 R308 Discovery Miles 3 080 Save R72 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Why do hurricanes happen? What is a tornado? Why does it snow? Answering all of these questions and many more, this book is an entertaining, engaging exploration of the world's weather and climate systems.

Little Kids First Big Book of Weather (Hardcover): Karen De Seve Little Kids First Big Book of Weather (Hardcover)
Karen De Seve 1
R264 R197 Discovery Miles 1 970 Save R67 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

How does a rainbow form? What causes it to snow? What makes the wind blow? This adorable reference book introduces young children to every aspect of weather and answers the questions curious kids want to know! Always an important topic for young kids, they'll learn how all the various types of weather systems work, from droughts and deserts to snowflakes and blizzards. Stories are accompanied by 100 colourful photos that capture the awe and wonder of our natural world. This charming book is sure to capture kids' imaginations and become a favourite at Storytime, bedtime, and anytime.

Oxford Primary Illustrated Science Dictionary (Paperback): Oxford Dictionaries Oxford Primary Illustrated Science Dictionary (Paperback)
Oxford Dictionaries 1
R242 R176 Discovery Miles 1 760 Save R66 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

The Oxford Primary Illustrated Science Dictionary supports the curriculum and gives comprehensive coverage of the key science terms children use in the primary classroom. Each entry is in alphabetical order and along with a clear and straightforward definition, has a fun and informative colour illustration or diagram to help explain the meaning. Cross references link the user to other useful words in this dictionary so it is easy to build up vocabulary quickly. There is also a full index at the end. Additional information is given in a fully illustrated section on topics such as the human body, classification of animals, solar system, and much more. It is the perfect companion to the Oxford Primary Illustrated Maths Dictionary. Go online for downloadable word games, puzzles, and activities on the www.oxforddictionaries.com/schools website.

Animal Encyclopedia (Hardcover): David Burnie Animal Encyclopedia (Hardcover)
David Burnie 1
R399 R337 Discovery Miles 3 370 Save R62 (16%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

Meet an amazing menagerie of creatures on this breathtaking safari through the animal kingdom. The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia spans the Earth from pole to pole, covering 2000 animals from the tiniest protozoan to the mightiest mammal.

Each entry describes the animal's characteristics, behaviour and distribution, and gives their Latin names. The meticulously researched information is highlighted by clear, authoritative writing and more than 1000 photographs and illustrations. Throughout the book, special feature panels focus on various aspects of animal behaviour, such as camouflage, migration and hibernation. With comprehensive back-matter including a glossary, alternative name index, and general index, this one-stop reference tool is perfect for research or for browsing by animal-lovers of all ages.

Instagraphics: A Visual Guide to Your Universe (Paperback): Dan Green Instagraphics: A Visual Guide to Your Universe (Paperback)
Dan Green 1
R202 R168 Discovery Miles 1 680 Save R34 (17%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Welcome to InstaGraphics, a brand-new way of looking at the world through visuals. This colorful, eye-catching book of infographics lets readers explore their universe and learn about some of the surprising science that makes our world work. Explore record breakers, animal facts, the latest supertech, and deadly earth science through a mix of photos, maps, icons, and instagraphics: visuals that allow you to instantly draw comparisons at a glance. This is a fresh and exciting take on making nonfiction facts accessible and interesting for middle-grade readers.

Book of Knowledge (Paperback, New edition): Emma Helbrough Book of Knowledge (Paperback, New edition)
Emma Helbrough
R324 R235 Discovery Miles 2 350 Save R89 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This is a new edition of this incredible reference book, crammed full of fascinating facts about science, technology, the human body, plants, animals and much, much more. It covers an amazing array of subjects from Astronomy to Zoology. Readers will love discovering what's inside the Earth, how food is digested and how televisions and computers work. It is illustrated with stunning photographs, maps, diagrams and charts. It is a must-have for every family bookshelf.

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