Illustrated Stories From Dickens

Author: Mary Sebag-Montefiore
Editor: Usborne Publishing
ISBN: 9781409554646
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This wonderful collection includes retellings of five stories by Charles Dickens, one of the most popular authors of all time. Meet dozens of his unforgettable characters in stories bursting with drama, comedy, tragedy and romance, set against the backdrop of Victorian England. Contains Oliver Twist, Great Expectations, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and Bleak House all beautifully retold for younger readers. A section at the back introduces the life and times of Charles Dickens. Full of colourful illustrations from the Usborne Young Reading Programme. Now produced in a shrink-wrapped, luxurious gift edition to celebrate Dickens' bicentenary.

A Christmas Carol

Author: Charles Dickens
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ISBN: 9781409583967
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Charles Dickens' classic Christmas story, unabridged and fully illustrated. Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean-spirited old man who hates everything -- even Christmas! But when three spirits visit him one Christmas Eve, Scrooge is taken on a journey into the past, present and future that will change him forever. A beautiful gift edition of Dickens' timeless classic, including the complete and unabridged text, stunning illustrations and finished with a luxurious padded hardback cover and ribbon marker. Includes a biography of Charles Dickens, with internet links to find out more online.

The Essential Charles Dickens School Resource

Author: Gill Robins
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1136504389
File Size: 75,42 MB
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Charles Dickens is arguably the greatest storyteller in English Literature and his novels have been loved and respected for nearly two hundred years. As accurate reflections of Victorian society they are unparalleled. Vivid characters and realistic settings are created in the mind of the reader, all laced with Dickens inimitable humour, wit and lacerating political comment. This book aims to bring alive these characters and settings in the minds of children. It provides a comprehensive resource for children not only to learn about the literary heritage of the English language, but also to encourage them to create meanings from these classic stories through their personal, social and cultural experiences. The authors set each novel in context, providing a synopsis of the book, as well as characters, settings themes and symbolism. Works covered include: A Christmas Carol Bleak House David Copperfield Great Expectations Hard Times Oliver Twist But this book doesn’t just aim to introduce classic literature to children; it also provides a wide range of truly contemporary tools with which they can respond creatively, including: drama and film, blogs, web 2.0 technologies, multimodality and animation and graphic novels. The book is also accompanied by a CD which contains chapter outlines, extended text extracts, and practical resource sheets, including PowerPoint presentations, book review templates and flash cards, as well as a set of 8 week lesson plans for each novel. The Essential Charles Dickens School Resource provides essential classroom learning material for teachers and literacy co-ordinators teaching Key Stages 1 -3, as well as CPD students and those studying on PGCE English/Drama courses.

Complete Dickens

Author: Anna Milbourne
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ISBN: 9781474938136
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This beautifully illustrated book contains all of Charles Dickens' novels, and the novella A Christmas Carol, all skillfully retold for children. The retellings simplify the novels for a young modern reader, with quotations from the original text throughout. Wonderful illustrations by Maria Surducan show the characters and the smoggy London scenes. * The perfect book for children studying Charles Dickens, or those who simply enjoy reading wonderful stories. Each story has an introductory plate showing all the main characters and introducing the plot, as well as single and double plate illustrations depicting scenes from the story. Includes a section all about Charles Dickens, his times and other writings. An heirloom of the future, this beautiful book is richly produced to a standard this timeless classic deserves, with a padded Hardback cover, a ribbon marker and traditional binding.

Ballet Stories For Little Children

Author: Rosie Dickens
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ISBN: 9781474969673
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A charmingly illustrated book of ballet stories, specially selected and retold for younger children. Contains five classic ballet stories: The Nutcracker, Coppelia, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella. Perfect for children who have just started ballet lessons or have an interest in dance. Magical illustrations by Heloise Mab bring each story to life. A brilliant gift.

The Usborne Introduction To Art

Author: Rosie Dickins
Editor: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794527464
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An introductory history of Western art which covers everything from ancient Egyptian decorative art to modern art, and includes Internet links for further information.

Adapting Canonical Texts In Children S Literature

Author: Anja Müller
Editor: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441178775
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Collection analysing the intercultural communication and adaptation of Anglophone children's literature in Europe, across generations and borders.

The British National Bibliography

Author: Arthur James Wells
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Books In Print

Author: Bowker Editorial Staff
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ISBN: 9780835235037
File Size: 50,24 MB
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Modelling Exciting Writing

Author: Adam Bushnell
Editor: Learning Matters
ISBN: 1526457229
File Size: 55,97 MB
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This book focuses on writing in different aspects of the curriculum and provides guidance, case studies and theoretical perspectives to show readers how they can become writers with and for children. It demonstrates how to write and model writing for children and includes many examples of good classroom practice in this area.

A Guided Reader To Early Years And Primary English

Author: Margaret Mallett
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317451163
File Size: 47,42 MB
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A Guided Reader to Early Years and Primary English draws on extracts from the published work of some of the most influential education writers to provide insight, guidance and clarity about key issues affecting early years practitioners and primary English teachers. The book brings together key extracts from classic and contemporary writing and contextualises these in both theoretical and practical terms. The extracts are accompanied by a summary of the key ideas and issues raised, questions to promote discussion and reflective practice, and annotated further reading lists to extend thinking. Taking a thematic approach and including a short introduction to each theme, the chapters cover: Models of and approaches to early years and primary English; Speaking and listening in English lessons: story-telling, drama, ‘booktalk’ and debate; Reading and responding to texts in English lessons; Writing in English lessons: finding a ‘voice’; Knowledge about language: grammar, spelling, punctuation and handwriting; The rich landscape of children’s literature; Non-fiction in English lessons; Planning, assessing and recording children’s progress: the learning cycle. Aimed at trainee and newly qualified teachers, those working towards Masters level qualifications and all those involved in the teaching of early years and primary English, this accessible, but critically provocative text will be an essential resource for those that wish to deepen their understanding of early years and primary English education.

The Magic Melon

Author: Rosie Dickens
Editor: Usborne Books
ISBN: 9781409535850
File Size: 62,37 MB
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A lively reimagining of an old Chinese tale. Lee is too lazy to grow any food, so he gets very hungry. Then he plants a magic melon - but things don.t go as planned... Easy-to-read text is brought to life with delightful illustrations, and there are fun comprehension puzzles to try after the story.

Australian Books In Print

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The British Library General Catalogue Of Printed Books 1986 To 1987

Author: British Library
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ISBN: 9780862917340
File Size: 60,29 MB
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The Story Of Rome

Author: Rosie Dickins
Editor: Usborne Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780794512460
File Size: 42,80 MB
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An illustrated history of ancient Rome from the founding of the city to the end of the empire.

Subject Guide To Children S Books In Print 1996

Author: R R Bowker Publishing
Editor: Reed Reference Publishing
ISBN: 9780835236867
File Size: 37,22 MB
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Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
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The Athen Um

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