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Platinum Instamaths: Grade 6 CAPS (Paperback): H. Barry, W. Colyn, J. Philander Platinum Instamaths: Grade 6 CAPS (Paperback)
H. Barry, W. Colyn, J. Philander
R80 R71 Discovery Miles 710 Save R9 (11%) Shipped within 4 - 9 working days

Platinum Instamaths is a carefully graded book of Mathematics exercises designed to promote mathematical practice and understanding in a fun and easy way. It is a structured way for learners to practise and consolidate their Mathematics skills as they fill in their answers in the spaces provided in the book.

A complete set of answers is provided in the centre of the book so that Platinum Instamaths can be used by learners for self-study.

This new edition of Instamaths is packed with new exercises and has been updated to align with the South African Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS). The material covers all the required Mathematics concepts and skills, ensuring that the level is appropriate and that adequate progression occurs.

My Gunsteling Storie-Bybel (Afrikaans, Hardcover): Ewald Van Rensburg My Gunsteling Storie-Bybel (Afrikaans, Hardcover)
Ewald Van Rensburg
R111 Discovery Miles 1 110 Shipped within 10 - 15 working days

50 Bybelverhale uit die Ou en Nuwe Testament. Hierdie boek is vol lewendige en prettige illustrasies wat kinders aan God se Woord en Sy liefde vir hulle bekendstel. Elke Bybelverhaal het: 'n gebed om kinders te help om met God 'n band te vorm. 'n Christel

Impostors (Paperback): Scott Westerfeld Impostors (Paperback)
Scott Westerfeld 1
R193 R137 Discovery Miles 1 370 Save R56 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Frey and Rafi are inseparable . . . two edges of the same knife. But Frey's very existence is a secret. Frey is Rafi's twin sister-and her body double. Their powerful father has many enemies, and the world has grown dangerous as the old order falls apart. So while Rafi was raised to be the perfect daughter, Frey has been taught to kill. Her only purpose is to protect her sister, to sacrifice herself for Rafi if she must. When her father sends Frey in Rafi's place as collateral in a precarious deal, she becomes the perfect impostor-as poised and charming as her sister. But Col, the son of a rival leader, is getting close enough to spot the killer inside her. As the deal starts to crumble, Frey must decide if she can trust him with the truth . . . and if she can risk becoming her own person. With Impostors, master storyteller Scott Westerfeld returns with a new series set in the world of his mega-bestselling Uglies-a world full of twist and turns, rebellion and intrigue, where any wrong step could be Frey's last

D-Day - Untold stories of the Normandy Landings inspired by 20 real-life people (Hardcover): Michael Noble D-Day - Untold stories of the Normandy Landings inspired by 20 real-life people (Hardcover)
Michael Noble; Illustrated by Alexander Mostov 1
R329 R276 Discovery Miles 2 760 Save R53 (16%) In stock

Relive the events of June 6, 1944 through eye witness accounts that describe 20 real-life stories from the D-Day landings. This book - which presents collated photographs, personal accounts and testimonies from all sides with full-page illustrations dramatizing individual roles - brings a key moment in history to life for young readers hearing about the event for the first time, as we commemorate its 75th anniversary. Meet: Company Sergeant Major Stanley Hollis, the only person to receive the Victoria Cross for their actions that day Lt. Richard Winter, among the first to be parachuted into action (as depicted in Band of Brothers) American journalist Martha Gellhorn, the only woman known to have been present, after disguising herself as a stretcher bearer As well as a host of other inspiring individuals who each played an important part in the turning point of World War II From those involved in reconnaissance, planning and logistics, espionage and development of new technology, through to the military units involved in the invasion and landings, and the subsequent phases of the invasion, this authentic retelling provides a view from every angle of the action.

Feels (Paperback): Scott Westerfeld Feels (Paperback)
Scott Westerfeld 1
R193 R137 Discovery Miles 1 370 Save R56 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Return to the stunning world of IMPOSTORS in this new book by global bestselling author Scott Westerfeld.

Caribbean Social Studies for CSEC (Paperback): Stephenson Brathwaite, Judith Gill, Mark Wilson Caribbean Social Studies for CSEC (Paperback)
Stephenson Brathwaite, Judith Gill, Mark Wilson
R595 Discovery Miles 5 950 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Written by an experienced team of teachers and examiners, this title offers comprehensive and accessible new full colour text that clearly addresses all of the concepts in the latest CSEC syllabus. Full coverage of the latest syllabus is included with a focus on core social studies concepts which are supported by a variety of stimuli such as diagrams, pictures, texts of important documents, tables, statistics of the region, cartoons and charts. The book features plenty of current Caribbean case studies and guidance on the SBA and includes a CD-ROM with exam-practice questions and PowerPoint presentations. All questions and activities throughout the book are based on the specific objectives of the syllabus and modelled on those set in the examination.

World War II Map by Map (Hardcover): Dk World War II Map by Map (Hardcover)
Dk; Contributions by Smithsonian Institution; Foreword by Peter Snow 1
R734 R444 Discovery Miles 4 440 Save R290 (40%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Trace the epic history of World War 2 across the globe with more than 100 maps. Includes a foreword by Peter Snow, broadcaster and historian. In this stunning visual history book, purpose-made maps tell the story of the Second World War from the rise of the Axis powers to the dropping of the atom bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki and beyond. Each map is rich with detail and graphics, helping you to chart the progress of key events of World War II on land, sea, and air, such as the Dunkirk evacuation, the attack on Pearl Harbor, the D-Day landings, and the siege of Stalingrad. As well as purpose-made maps, historical maps from both Allied and Axis countries offer unique insights into the events. There are also timelines to help you follow the story as it unfolds, while narrative overviews explain the social, economic, political, and technical developments at the time. Fascinating, large-scale pictures introduce topics such as the Holocaust, blitzkrieg, kamikaze warfare, and code-breaking. Written by a team of historians headed by Richard Overy as consultant, World War II Map by Map examines how the deadliest conflict in history changed the face of our world. It is perfect for students, general readers, and military history enthusiasts.

Tales of Amazing Animal Heroes - With an introduction from Michael Morpurgo (Hardcover): Mike Unwin Tales of Amazing Animal Heroes - With an introduction from Michael Morpurgo (Hardcover)
Mike Unwin 1
R284 R187 Discovery Miles 1 870 Save R97 (34%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Be truly inspired by these powerful true stories of animal heroes: meet heroic bears, drone-catching eagles, loyal dogs, sassy cats, and much, MUCH more! This book brings you the heart-wrenching stories of the real animals who traversed treacherous paths, made daring rescues and went above and beyond to save human lives. When faced with human conflict, these animals have all shown bravery, friendship, or brought comfort. Journey throughout history from Hannibal's elephants to a guide dog in the Twin Towers. Uncover 34 amazing animal stories - and celebrate their humans. With vivid colour illustration from five different illustrators, and knowledge from the experts at the Imperial War Museums, this is a book to treasure and share.

AQA GCSE (9-1) Sociology, Updated Edition (Paperback): David Bown AQA GCSE (9-1) Sociology, Updated Edition (Paperback)
David Bown
R681 Discovery Miles 6 810 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Horrible Handbook (Paperback): Terry Deary Horrible Handbook (Paperback)
Terry Deary 1
R229 R144 Discovery Miles 1 440 Save R85 (37%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

An irresistibly brilliant souvenir for fans of Horrible Histories, the Movie: Rotten Romans - the first official Horrible Histories film, releasing 26 July 2019! The Movie Handbook is the ideal horribly hilarious guide to the characters, settings and story behind Horrible Histories, the Movie: Rotten Romans. You'll love meeting Atti and Orla and discovering everything there is to know about their extraordinary adventure in Roman Britain. Horrible Histories, the Movie: Rotten Romans is the first feature adaptation of the bestselling children's history book series, directed by Dominic Brigstocke. Sebastian Croft (young Ned Stark, Game of Thrones) and Emilia Jones (Anne Cromwell,Wolf Hall) star as Atti and Orla, alongside an all-star cast including Nick Frost, Craig Roberts, Kim Cattrall, Kate Nash, Rupert Graves, Alex Macqueen and Derek Jacobi - reprising his role as Claudius.

Emergency Rescue - Meet Real-life Heroes (Hardcover): Camilla Gersh, Dk Emergency Rescue - Meet Real-life Heroes (Hardcover)
Camilla Gersh, Dk
R125 R85 Discovery Miles 850 Save R40 (32%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

DK Reads Emergency is part of DK's three-level reading scheme to get kids reading and learn how to read at home. At the "Starting to Read Alone" level, DK Reads Emergency is ideal for beginners reading for meaning, decoding and recognising words. Find out about lifesaving services who help us in emergencies in DK Reads Emergency, from dispatchers to answer 999 calls, to the police, firefighters, ambulance crew and other crucial services. Learn about the skills they need to do their jobs, the equipment and vehicles they use - and the courage that's required to risk their lives in order to rescue others. Levelled into stages, DK Reads is designed to help every child progress their reading skills and become a confident reader. With engaging stories, exciting images and interactive elements, including recipes, questions, diary entries and more, this series appeals directly to kids.

Fantastically Great Women Who Worked Wonders (Hardcover, Gift Edition): Kate Pankhurst Fantastically Great Women Who Worked Wonders (Hardcover, Gift Edition)
Kate Pankhurst; Illustrated by Kate Pankhurst 1
R189 R136 Discovery Miles 1 360 Save R53 (28%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, is back with a brand new wildly brilliant and accessible book about incredible women in the world of work.

What do you want to be when you grow up? It's a BIG question that everyone is asked from an early age. Discover eye-opening facts about a collection of go-getting women who have pioneered careers in a kaleidoscope of different industries. Join scientists, doctors, athletes, hot-air balloonists and more, journey back in time with these brave, bold and brilliant women and discover that anything is possible when you make the most of YOUR talents.

Prepare yourself for a celebration of women who opened doors and made it possible for more women to achieve amazing things today. Overflowing with beautiful illustrations and astounding facts, Fantastically Great Women Who Worked Wonders is the perfect introduction to just a few of the most incredible women who helped shaped the world we live in.

List of women featured: Junko Tabei, Sophie Blanchard, Maria Merian, Elizabeth Magie, the London Matchgirls, Rosa May Billinghurst, Katherine Johnson, Annette Kellerman, Katia Krafft, Rosalind Franklin, James Barry, Madam C.J. Walker, Lotte Reiniger.

Stubby: A True Story of Friendship (Paperback): Michael Foreman Stubby: A True Story of Friendship (Paperback)
Michael Foreman 1
R166 R128 Discovery Miles 1 280 Save R38 (23%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
IB Economics Online Course Book (Online resource): Ian Dorton, Jocelyn Blink IB Economics Online Course Book (Online resource)
Ian Dorton, Jocelyn Blink
R955 Discovery Miles 9 550 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Ian Dorton and Jocelyn Blink's trusted approach - this Course Book was developed directly with the IB and most accurately supports the current DP Economics syllabus. Used in hundreds of IB schools worldwide, you can trust it to cement comprehension and fully develop the skills central to assessment. Written by two leading IB Economics workshop leaders who have worked on the Economics curriculum review, and includes support directly from the IB. Accurate mapping to the most recent syllabus, so you can trust in a thorough approach. Supports the new quantitative syllabus component at HL, with lots of practice and activities to concretely strengthen comprehension. Activities seamlessly integrate the learner profile, with the best integration of the IB philosophy to develop outward-looking learners. Exam, portfolio and Extended Essay advice included to support top achievement. The online Course Book will be available on Oxford Education Bookshelf until 2019. Access is facilitated via a unique code, which is sent in the mail. The code must be linked to an email address, creating a user account. Access may be transferred once to an additional user.

Baby's Very First Mix and Match Jobs (Board book): Fiona Watt Baby's Very First Mix and Match Jobs (Board book)
Fiona Watt; Illustrated by Stella Baggott 1
R130 R103 Discovery Miles 1 030 Save R27 (21%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

Little children will love making different animals with this entertaining board book. Each page is split into two parts - a head and a body - with animals in various jobs to mix and match. With over 150 combinations and bright illustrations throughout.

Sticker Dolly Dressing - Back to School and Dream Jobs (Paperback): Emily Bone, Fiona Watt Sticker Dolly Dressing - Back to School and Dream Jobs (Paperback)
Emily Bone, Fiona Watt
R252 R183 Discovery Miles 1 830 Save R69 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Dress the dolls in uniforms and outfits as they prepare to go back to school. Little children can dress the dolls for choir practice, for drama club, going on a school trip, and more. Dream jobs features all kinds of occupations that the dolls have been thinking about, such as caring for animals on a wildlife sanctuary, investigating a crime scene as a forensic scientist, working out dance routines as a choreographer and being a racing car engineer. Includes over 600 stickers to create outfits and add accessories to the dolls in the scenes.

1066 (new edition) (Paperback): Jim Eldridge 1066 (new edition) (Paperback)
Jim Eldridge 1
R115 R80 Discovery Miles 800 Save R35 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

I Was There... is a perfect introduction for younger readers into stories from the past, allowing children to imagine that they were really there. I Was There... 1066 tells the thrilling story of a young page boy at the heart of the Battle of Hastings. Edwin risks everything to infiltrate the Norman army and find out William of Normany's plans for King Harold. Brilliantly reimagined, readers aged 7+ will love this vivid and exciting first-hand account of the last successful military invasion of England.

Street law: Learner's manual - Democracy for all (Paperback, 2nd ed): D. McQuoid-Mason, L Lotz, L. Coetzee Street law: Learner's manual - Democracy for all (Paperback, 2nd ed)
D. McQuoid-Mason, L Lotz, L. Coetzee
R366 R306 Discovery Miles 3 060 Save R60 (16%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

The second edition of Democracy for All: Learner's Manual is aimed at young people, adults, students and teachers. The book explains how the international community understands democracy, and explores what democracy means to each of us. Democracy for All also explains how government works in a democracy, how the abuse of power is checked, how human rights support democracy, how democratic elections take place, and how citizens can participate in democracy. The objectives of the book are: To improve students' understanding of the fundamental principles and values underlying democracy in society; To promote awareness of the current issues and controversies relating to democracy; To show students that their participation can make a difference to how democracy functions in their country; To foster justice, tolerance and fairness; To develop students' willingness and ability to resolve disputes and differences without resorting to violence; To improve basic skills, including critical thinking and reasoning, communication, observation and problem-solving. Democracy for All uses a variety of student-centred activities, including case studies, role-plays, simulations, small-group discussions, opinion polls and debates. The companion volume, entitled Democracy for All: Educator's Manual, explains how the lessons in the Learner's Manual can be conducted and provides solutions to the problems.

Blackout! (Paperback): Tony Bradman Blackout! (Paperback)
Tony Bradman 1
R115 R80 Discovery Miles 800 Save R35 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

A gripping first-hand account of life back home during World War Two. Britain has been fighting the Second World War for five years and, with his father away serving in the navy, Jimmy feels responsible for looking after his mother and sister. But when he loses track of time at the cinema, Jimmy finds himself in real trouble. It's dark and the sirens are blaring - it's a bombing raid! Forced to spend the night in a shelter, when he finally gets home, there's no home to go to. The house has been bombed out and his mother and sister are nowhere to be found. How will Jimmy survive alone on the dangerous streets of London? And will he ever find his family?

What's the Issue?: Hackers (Paperback): Tom Jackson What's the Issue?: Hackers (Paperback)
Tom Jackson 1
R232 R192 Discovery Miles 1 920 Save R40 (17%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

What are hackers? Are they good? Bad? What can we do to protect ourselves, businesses and society against hackers? How can we control them? And should we try? Get the facts and make up your own mind on these and more questions with Hackers, part of the new What's the Issue? series. Should states be allowed access to all communications? What level of privacy should an individual expect? Who owns the internet? In this fascinating starting point to understanding the wider subject of the internet and internet safety, explore these questions through topics like: Spying Encryption Security Hacking techniques Cyber warfare Cryptocurrencies The Dark Web The What's the Issue? series tackles engaging, thought-provoking subjects chosen from the headlines and public debates. What's the Issue? asks `what's all the fuss about?', presents the key facts, reviews what's at stake in each case and weighs the pros and cons. The goal of the series is to help young people understand difficult concepts, provide them with the tools to inform their own opinions, and help them to see and influence changes within our society.

Poppy Field (Hardcover): Michael Morpurgo Poppy Field (Hardcover)
Michael Morpurgo; Illustrated by Michael Foreman 1
R319 R229 Discovery Miles 2 290 Save R90 (28%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

A new illustrated story celebrating the poppy's history. Michael Morpurgo and Michael Foreman have teamed up with the Royal British Legion to tell an original story that explains the meaning behind the poppy.In Flanders' fields, young Martens knows his family's story, for it is as precious as the faded poem hanging in their home. From a poor girl comforting a grieving soldier, to an unexpected meeting of strangers, to a father's tragic death many decades after treaties were signed, war has shaped Martens's family in profound ways - it is their history as much as any nation's. They remember. They grieve. They honour the past. This book also includes a full-colour, illustrated afterword that explains the history that inspired the story.

From Belhar to Bollywood (Paperback): Clive E. Smith From Belhar to Bollywood (Paperback)
Clive E. Smith
R80 R69 Discovery Miles 690 Save R11 (14%) Shipped within 11 - 17 working days
AQA GCSE 9-1 Sociology All-in-One Revision and Practice (Paperback, Edition): Collins Gcse AQA GCSE 9-1 Sociology All-in-One Revision and Practice (Paperback, Edition)
Collins Gcse
R277 R201 Discovery Miles 2 010 Save R76 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Exam Board: AQA Level: GCSE Subject: Sociology First Teaching: September 2017; First Exams: June 2019 Revision that Sticks! Collins AQA GCSE 9-1 Sociology Complete All-in-One Revision and Practice, uses a revision method that really works: repeated practice throughout. A revision guide, workbook and practice paper in one book! With clear and concise revision for every topic, plus seven practice opportunities, Collins offers the best revision at the best price. Includes: * quick tests as you go * end-of-topic practice questions * topic review questions later in the book * mixed practice questions at the end of the book * audio download to practice listening * more topic-by-topic practice in the workbook * a complete exam-style paper * free Q&A flashcards to download online * an ebook version of the revision guide

Jacques Attack (Paperback): Karen Jeynes, Nkuli Sibeko Jacques Attack (Paperback)
Karen Jeynes, Nkuli Sibeko
R80 R69 Discovery Miles 690 Save R11 (14%) Shipped within 11 - 17 working days

A glam God of a dance champion from overseas enters the Siyagruvers' lives. Will some longstanding friendships survive this? The whole idea of student exchanges comes into focus for Samantha, but she finds that her parents have a very different idea from hers

Rotten Romans and Cut-Throat Celts (Paperback): Terry Deary Rotten Romans and Cut-Throat Celts (Paperback)
Terry Deary; Illustrated by Martin Brown 1
R244 R154 Discovery Miles 1 540 Save R90 (37%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Go back into the really rotten times of the Romans, where there were beastly battles, deadly doctors and marvellous myths. Discover what Roman soldiers wore under their kilts, how ancient Britons got their hair nice and how Romans told the future with dead chickens. With a bold, accessible new look, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans. 2018 is HORRIBLE HISTORIES twenty-fifth anniversary.

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