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Bicycle Safety (Stay Safe)

by Sue Barraclough

With colorful artwork and simple text, books in this series introduce children to safety principles in different contexts. In 'Bicycle Safety,' children view various situations that show key safety rules for biking.

Fair Play (Exploring Citizenship)

by Sue Barraclough

Exploring Citizenship Fair Play * Why should you respect other people? * What should you do if you break the rules? * What makes a good role model? Read Fair Play to learn about how people should behave when they play sports and games. Find out why people need rules, why cheating is wrong, and how to cope when you lose. Books in the Exploring Citizenship series look at key citizenship topics. Each book considers an aspect of citizenship, explains why certain behavior is important, and asks readers to think about relevant issues. Titles in the series include: Acting Responsibly Fair Play Good Relationships Honesty Leadership Making Choices Sharing

Fire Safety (Stay Safe)

by Sue Barraclough

Fire Safety What should you do if your clothes catch on fire? Read this book to find out--and learn all about fire safety! With colorful artwork and simple text, books in this series introduce children to safety principles in different contexts. In Fire Safety, children learn important fire safety rules and how to react in the event of a fire.

Home Safety (Stay Safe)

by Sue Barraclough

Why should you put things away? Read this book to find out--and learn all about staying safe at home! With colorful artwork and simple text, books in this series introduce children to safety principles in different contexts. In Home Safety, children learn how to avoid accidents and to stay safe where they live. Titles in the Stay Safe series: Bicycle Safety, Fire Safety, Home Safety, Road Safety, Water Safety, Your Own Safety.

Honesty (Exploring Citizenship)

by Sue Barraclough

* What is honesty? * Why is trust important? * How does it feel when you cheat? Read Honesty to learn what honest behavior is and why it is important. Find out why telling lies can make things worse, what to do if you find something that is lost, and why it is wrong to copy other people's work. Books in the Exploring Citizenship series look at key citizenship topics. Each book considers an aspect of citizenship, explains why certain behavior is important, and asks readers to think about relevant issues.

I Know Someone Who Uses a Wheelchair (Understanding Health Issues)

by Sue Barraclough

* Why do some people use wheelchairs? * Are all wheelchairs the same? * Which sports can you do in a wheelchair? Read I Know Someone Who Uses a Wheelchair to learn about using a wheelchair. Find out about ways of getting around in a wheelchair, the challenges of using a wheelchair, and ways to keep healthy. Books in the Understanding Health Issues series look at common health issues in a simple and inclusive way. Each book demystifies the topic and helps to counter common misconceptions.

I Know Someone with Cancer (Understanding Health Issues)

by Sue Barraclough

Understanding Health Issues I Know Someone with Cancer * What does it feel like to have cancer? * Are there different types of cancer? * What can you do to help? Read I Know Someone with Cancer to learn about cancer. Find out what cancer is and how it is treated. Discover ways to be a good friend to someone with cancer. Books in the Understanding Health Issues series look at common health issues in a simple and inclusive way. Each book demystifies the topic and helps to counter common misconceptions.

Leadership (Exploring Citizenship)

by Sue Barraclough

Leadership * What makes a good leader? * Why is honesty important? * How do leaders communicate well? Read Leadership to learn about why people need leaders. Find out how leaders are chosen, what makes a good role model, and why everyone should try to be a leader sometimes. Books in the Exploring Citizenship series look at key citizenship topics. Each book considers an aspect of citizenship, explains why certain behavior is important, and asks readers to think about relevant issues. Titles in the series include: Acting Responsibly, Good Relationships, Leadership, Sharing, Honesty, Fair Play, Making Choices.

Mosquitoes (Creepy Creatures)

by Sue Barraclough

What do mosquitoes look like? What do they eat? Where do they live? How are new mosquitoes born? Children love getting a close-up look at fascinating creatures in the world around them. This series allows them to get up close and personal with some of these creepy creatures that they can find in parks, gardens and even their own home. Each book identifies the main physical features of each bug including what they eat, how they change, and how they reproduce.

Recycling Materials (Making a Difference)

by Sue Barraclough

Discover how to make a difference to the planet by reusing things, reducing garbage, recycling materials, and respecting our world. Find out how you can play an active part, from spotting recyclable materials, to finding things that are recyclable.

Reducing Garbage (Making a Difference)

by Sue Barraclough

Discover how to make a difference to the planet by reusing things, reducing garbage, recycling materials, and respecting our world. Find out how you can play an active part, from reducing packaging, to growing your own food.

Respecting Our World (Making a Difference)

by Sue Barraclough

Discover how to make a difference to the planet by reusing things, reducing garbage, recycling materials, and respecting our world. Find out how you can play an active part, from taking your garbage home, to saving water and energy.

Reusing Things (Making a Difference)

by Sue Barraclough

Discover how to make a difference to the planet by reusing things, reducing garbage, recycling materials, and respecting our world. Find out how you can play an active part, from repairing things, to giving unwanted items away.

Sharing (Exploring Citizenship)

by Sue Barraclough

Sharing * Why is sharing important? * When is it better not to share? * What can you share with other people? Read Sharing to learn about the different ways in which people share. Find out what to do if someone does not want to share, why it is important to share friends, and how it can be useful to work as a team.

Water Safety (Stay Safe)

by Sue Barraclough

What do you need to wear in a boat? Read this book to find out--and learn all about staying safe near water! With colorful artwork and simple text, books in this series introduce children to safety principles in different contexts. In Water Safety, children view various situations that show how to stay safe around water. Titles in the Stay Safe series: Bicycle Safety, Fire Safety, Home Safety, Road Safety, Water Safety, Your Own Safety.

Your Own Safety (Stay Safe)

by Sue Barraclough

What should you do if a stranger asks for help? Read this book to find out--and learn all about keeping yourself safe!

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