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Karen Ball

  • 5 stars across 32 books
    Dr Maureen Lewis is a reading and comprehension expert. Maureen's career in education has included time as a teacher, an advisor, a research fellow in education and a director in the National Strategies. Maureen has worked extensively with teachers to develop practical strategies that really work, and has written many books, articles and classroom materials on all aspects of literacy. Maureen's particular expertise focuses on children's interactions with reading comprehension, what motivates children to read, and non-fiction texts. Di Hatchett is an expert in early intervention in literacy and mathematics and in the leadership of inclusion. Di's extensive career in primary education has included 12 years as a head teacher, a long spell as a Senior Director with the Primary National Strategy and, more recently, as Director of The Every Child a Chance Trust, developing the Every Child a Reader and Every Child Counts programmes. Di's field of expertise is the development of high quality approaches to intervention for children who struggle with the development of core skills in literacy and/or mathematics. Marilyn Joyce is an expert in systematic synthetic phonics and early literacy development. Marilyn has spent many years teaching in London schools and advising on literacy in local authorities. Marilyn was also part of the team that wrote the 'Letters and Sounds' phonics programme under the leadership of Sir Jim Rose, and was Senior Director of the Communication, Language and Literacy Development team in the National Strategies.
    5th February 2015

    Pompeii

    Pompeii is an engaging story of one of history's most eruptive disasters. It's August AD 78 and Claudia is at the ... More

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    9th January 2014

    Project X Alien Adventures: Brown Book Band, Oxford Level 10: The Planet of Bones

    Blast off on the biggest micro-adventure yet with the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger and their n... More

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    5th September 2013

    Project X: Project X:Alien Adventures:Gold:Mixed Pack of 6

    After a crash-landing on Planet Celeston, Max, Cat and Nok set off to find the next fragment of Exis. What will they fin... More

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    27th September 2012

    Project X Code: Super Easy Buy Pack

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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    15th August 2012

    Project X Code: Marvel A Bite Inside

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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    15th August 2012

    Project X Code: Marvel A Shock for Mini

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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    17th August 2012

    Project X Code: Control The Last Bite

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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    17th August 2012

    Project X Code: Control Eye to Eye

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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    15th August 2012

    Project X Code: Marvel Mission Marvel

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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    17th August 2012

    Project X Code: Control Codes Countdown

    Project X CODE is a book-by-book series built for SEN and struggling readers aged 6-11. Welcome to Micro World, invente... More

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