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This Collins World Wall Map is perfect for children learning the world map, as a decorative wall piece or for aspiring travellers. With a scale of 1:22 000 000 or 1cm to 220km, this up to date World Map shows individual countries, oceans, main roads, railways, cities and towns, as well as lines of latitude and longitude and even the International Date Line. It also includes a useful educational tool and the inclusion of all the national flags. In addition, this world map details key statistics for every country, including information on the area of each country in square miles and kilometres, population size, national currency, capital city and website address. This Collins World Map also has small circular maps, with close-up views of the north and south poles.A great educational tool for at home, in a classroom, in the office or on your bedroom wall.Product Information:• World Map• Wall Poster• Learning essential• Great for all ages• Size: 40” x 54”

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Do you think magic is just an illusion? Well, think again... Explore the world of Science and discover the real magic at your fingertips! Learn the art of levitation, bend water with a balloon and make glass disappear! Full of fascinating facts, this book is a must-have for scientists and magicians alike. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241437827• Author: Steve Mould• Publisher: DK• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 27.5 x 21.5 x 0.7cm

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Whether you are taking an ice lolly out of the freezer or messaging on your mobile, find out everything you should know! Dive inside these gadgets and many more, you might be surprised where you end up! Take a closer look at the fascinating stories behind activities and machines that we so often take for granted. Product Information: ISBN: 9780711255166 Author: John Farndon, Rob Beattie Publisher: Quarto Publishing Format: Paperback Pages: 80 Dimensions: 29 x 22 x 1cm

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Mindfulness is a big word for a simple idea - it is paying attention, with care, to one moment at a time. The perfect introduction to mindfulness, this book teaches children how to be mindful by focusing their thoughts and noticing the world around them using fun activities. Packed with a variety of crafts and exercises, kids can learn practical mindfulness in minutes. Help to settle your emotions by making a glitter jar, take time to appreciate food using mindful eating, and find out how to take a rainbow breath. With six chapters, including Focus and Calm, kids can pick activities to suit their needs. The breathing exercises can be done almost anywhere, and crafts such as bubbles of kindness use household items to create exciting tools for mindfulness. Parent's notes give advice on how to encourage children to get the most from the mindful activities and when they might be useful, and reference pages explain why sleep is important and how our bodies affect our emotions. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241342299• Author: Wynne Kinder• Publisher: DK• Format: Hardback• Pages: 72• Dimensions: 22.3 x 1.1 x 28.2 cm

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This box set has all the foul favourites from the Horrible Histories series presented in a blood-curdling box with flip-top lid. Contains twenty books bound to have you wanting to read more. Box includes the Rotten Romans, Terrible Tudors and Awesome Egyptians and many, many more ghastly history fun. This is the perfect book box for all gruesome horrible history fans, and allows for books to be stored safely and tidily. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781407178097• Author: Scholastic Press• Publisher: Scholastic Press• Format: Paperback - Box Set • Dimensions: 20.5 x 13.5 x 20cm

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Set the clock and off you go! Young learners excel in short bursts, so 10 Minutes a Day Vocabulary from Carol Vorderman is the perfect introduction to vocabulary for younger children. Games and tests take a short amount of time so you get maximum fun for maximum effect. There are 10 minute activities on synonyms, word meanings and verb endings. Plus the "parents' notes" section gives the answers, explains common pitfalls and gives guidance on how to avoid them. 10 Minutes a day workbooks are the perfect at home reinforcement for subjects learned in school. So, set the funky orange timer to test your child in fun 'beat the clock' exercises - and let 10 Minutes a Day Vocabulary with Carol Vorderman show your child how much fun vocabulary can be. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241183854• Author: Carol Vorderman• Publisher: DK Children• Format: Paperback• Pages: 80• Dimensions: 209 x 296 mm

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Time at home is much more fun when it is shared. Whatever games and activities you dream up, they take on a whole new meaning when the whole family get involved. So whether it's the weekend, the holidays or that precious free hour at the end of a busy day, here are over 80 ideas for activities that will have everyone grinning from ear to ear. If you've got energy to burn, this book contains sports and games ideas to exercise both mind and muscles. If it's new toys you want, there are all sorts of ingenious and inexpensive playthings to make within these pages. If you need ideas for indoor fun, there's lots to do when it's raining outside. And if you want to sneak a little education into playtime, you'll even find a few facts hidden among the fun. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781780557366 • Author: Alison Maloney • Publisher: Buster Books • Format: Paperback • Pages: 192 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.2cm

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Time at home is much more fun when it is shared. Whatever games and activities you dream up, they take on a whole new meaning when the whole family get involved. So whether it's the weekend, the holidays or that precious free hour at the end of a busy day, here are over 80 ideas for activities that will have everyone grinning from ear to ear. If you've got energy to burn, this book contains sports and games ideas to exercise both mind and muscles. If it's new toys you want, there are all sorts of ingenious and inexpensive playthings to make within these pages. If you need ideas for indoor fun, there's lots to do when it's raining outside. And if you want to sneak a little education into playtime, you'll even find a few facts hidden among the fun. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781780557366 • Author: Alison Maloney • Publisher: Buster Books • Format: Paperback • Pages: 192 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.2cm

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Have fun learning the ABC with this fantastic learning pad, supporting the National Curriculum! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781913072841• Author: Centum Books• Publisher: Centum Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 48• Dimensions: 32 x 21 x 0.8cm

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Enjoy learning a language with your eager little youngsters with lots of action-packed illustrations to all of the essential words in Welsh! From breakfast times together to visiting the zoo or the art gallery, learn about colours and shapes as these fun characters bring new words to life on your pages! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781849671880• Author: Sam Hutchinson and Elin Meek• Publisher: Rily Publications• Format: Paperback• Pages: 64• Dimensions: 28 x 21.5 x 0.8cm

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Join Stefan Gates on an edible adventure and discover what is really happening with our food, and why! Explore what the world's smelliest fruit tastes like, and which incredible food can be used to send secret messages. Then use the power of science to create colour changing potions and make delicious ice cream in an instant. Product Information:• ISBN: 9780241437810• Author: Stefan Gates• Publisher: DK• Format: Paperback• Pages: 96• Dimensions: 27.5 x 22 x 1cm

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Children will have fun mastering the maze and number challenge as they count their way down to the finish line. Helps children to observe, count and record the different animals they see in the maze. Large format book with beautiful illustrations to provide engaging content and keeping children entertained whilst developing their problem solving skills. The solutions are at the back so children can see how well they are doing. Product Information:• ISBN: 9788854043718• Author: Agnese Baruzzi• Publisher: Sterling Children's Books• Format: Hardcover• Pages: 56• Dimensions: 27 x 1 x 37.5 cm

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