This book is part of the Oxford Reading Tree Fireflies series which offer a wide range of stimulating non-fiction titles for young children. It includes a variety of topics covering all areas of the curriculum, from science to citizenship. The books have a bright modern page design, and are illustrated with colour photographs. They are carefully graded across 10 levels and contain built-in progression and vocabulary repetition throughout.
Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk.
This is Book 584 in the Oxford Reading Tree Series. See all Oxford Reading Tree books here.
DAVID GLOVER has worked as a research scientist and as a teacher of mathematics and science. He has written best-selling maths and science books and CD-ROMs for all ages, from primary schoolchildren to Open University students. He loves challenging puzzles and problems!More about David Glover
David and Penny Glover are experienced writers of books for children.
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Thelma Page, an ex-teacher, has extensive experience and knowledge of using Oxford Reading Tree and has written many teaching guides for the series.More about Thelma Page
Liz Miles is a freelance editor with many years of experience and the author of a number of books for younger readers. She co-founded and is joint director of Wordstone Publishing. She lives in Wivenhoe, England.More about Liz Miles