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Make your brain a maths brain
Packed with things to do, Train Your Brain to be a Maths Genius, will help you calculate equations that will make your knees tremble, it will make fretting about fractions a thing of the past, and best of all – it’s great fun!
Jam packed with activities, puzzles, challenges, tips and tricks to boost brain power, this book also has a section on ‘Great Brains’, telling you all about the interesting stories of maths geniuses and the importance of their discoveries. Combining info and facts with quirky brainteasers that will keep you on your toes, Train Your Brain toRead more »
Discover the world of dangerous dinosaurs and begin a wonderful reading adventure
Large text, simple sentences and lots of pictures make it easy and fun to help your child start reading confidently.
Help your child to learn about dinosaurs with visual clues, picture word strips, and labels to introduce and reinforce vocabulary. Pre-Level 1 readers offer delightful narratives for young children to encourage an interest and desire to learn to read. Simple sentences with an emphasis on frequently used words, strong visual clues, picture word strips and labels all work to introduce and reinforceRead more »
Encourage a life-long love of reading whilst learning about the lives of special and unique horses
In this reissue of bestselling Level 4 DK Reader, meet special horses like Trigger, who can write his name! His is just one of the real-life stories in Horse Heroes.
Level 4 readers have fascinating stories that will capture the interest of the increasingly proficient reader range. From true tales of the bravest ponies to some very clever horses, side panels packed with extra background information and fascinating fun facts bring these amazing stories to life. Introducing a rich vocabulary andRead more »
Uncover the surprise with DK Readers
In this reissue of bestselling Level 1 DK Reader, Surprise Puppy Jessica and Sam are thrilled to look after a friend’s puppy. Is there a bigger surprise to come?
Level 1 Readers are read-together stories for children just beginning to learn. Follow the story of Jessica, Sam and their puppy with simple sentences, picture dictionary boxes that “show” the meaning of words and picture clues. Perfect for early readers.Read more »
The series that explores animal life…but not as we know it!
Everything You Need to Know About Sharks – Great White, Hammerhead, Tiger and Basking – in fact, a whole host of shark types. Take a look at these amazing creatures from all angles, from fascinating information on habitat and breeding habits, as well as oddities – did you know that sharks have no bones at all, just cartilage?
Packed with close-ups, quizzes and games to teach you all about these ultimate predators. The quirky illustrations and original design will have anyone transfixed – discover the most amazing animals and untoldRead more »
Encourage a life-long love of reading whilst learning about Bugs and Us.
Help your child to read with this Level 1 DK Reader. They will discover all about the lives of creepy crawlies – what they eat, where they live, and how they help humans.
DK Readers are part of a five-level highly pictorial reading scheme, with lively illustrations and engaging stories to encourage reading. Level 1 Readers have simple sentences, limited vocabulary, word repetition, picture dictionary boxes and large type – read them together with children who are just beginning to learn and with early or reluctant readeRead more »
Encourage a life-long love of reading whilst learning about The Great Migration.
Help your child to read as they follow the majestic wildebeest as they migrate across the great plains and rivers of Africa.
DK Readers are part of a five-level highly pictorial reading scheme, which uses lively illustrations and engaging stories to encourage reading. Level 2 Readers have long sentences, increased vocabulary, information boxes and a simple index. Read them together with children who are beginning to read alone and with early or reluctant readersRead more »
Meet the monkeys and help your child learn to read with DK Readers.
Encourage a life-long love of reading and help your child find out all about our close relatives, monkeys. From big and small ones, to the mischievous and meek monkeys.
DK Readers are part of a five-level, highly pictorial reading scheme, with lively illustrations and engaging stories to encourage reading. Pre-Level 1 Readers have simple sentences, limited vocabulary, word repetition, picture word strips and large type – read them together with children who are just beginning to learn and with early or reluctant readers.Read more »
Carol Vorderman, one of Britain’s best known and loved TV personalities, feels passionately about the value of education. Carol joined forces with DK in 1999 to become DK’s Education Champion and has worked with them to build the bestselling Made Easy Series which includes Maths, English and Science.Read more »
Five ways to learn = 5 x the fun with maths expert Carol Vorderman
Carol Vorderman’s Times Tables Made Easy shows how rhymes, repetition and writing can help you master your times tables. Perfect for practising at home to improve your maths skills, you’ll soon discover how getting to grips with your tables can be easy and fun.
Each Times Table kit contains:
Hidden answers game – test your tables, slide the magic marker and the answers will be revealed
Say-along CD – join in with chanting times tables. The more you say them, the quicker you’ll learn
Quick-wit wordbook – write down the answers,