This workbook gives children the practice they need to apply skills both in and out of the classroom.
Prepare your child for classroom success with Second Grade Essentials. This workbook supports learning in three important areas:
Filled with skill-building practice, Second Grade Essentials challenges children to apply learned skills to real-world experiences while communicating effectively and thinking critically.
The Essentials series for prekindergarten to second grades helps build a strong foundation for a successful educational journey. Each practice page features a “One Step Further” activity to encourage your child to apply skills in everyday experiences, and each workbook includes a “Games and Activities” section to enhance the learning process with fun puzzles, mazes, and more.
The world around (and inside) us is completely astonishing.
Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, the most esteemed science communicator in Australia, has chosen 101 fascinating facts from his bestselling books to delight and intrigue you.
Taking a microscope to everyday science he gives us insights into the surprising origins of the "selfie", the rise and rise of 3D printing, how a nit is hatched by massive amounts of farting, why humans are basically fat doughnuts, and how you can stop milk from spoiling by dropping a Russian brown frog into it.
These are things you need to know.
These are things you don't even know you need to know.
A riveting ride through the extraordinary world of science.
This fascinating look at history?s most mysterious messages is packed with puzzles to decode and ciphers that kids can use themselves. Here are the encrypted notes of Spartan warriors, the brilliant code-crackers of Elizabeth I, secret messages of the American Revolution, spy books of the Civil War, the famous Enigma Machine, and the Navajo code talkers. As computers change the way we communicate, codes today are more intriguing than ever.
From invisible ink to the CIA, this exciting trip through history is a hands-on, interactive experience? so get cracking!