Author: Carol Vorderman

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241011833

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 7752

A simple, visual guide to helping children understand English from Carol Vorderman Reduce the stress of studying English and help your child with their homework by following Help Your Kids with English, a unique visual guide that demystifies the subject for everyone. Carol Vorderman uses clear, accessible pictures, diagrams and easy-to-follow step-by-steps to cover all the important areas including punctuation, grammar, spelling and communication skills, so you can approach even the most complex English concepts with confidence. Includes cross-references throughout to show links between language ideas and a glossary of key terms. Help Your Kids with English is the perfect guide for every frustrated parent and struggling child who wants to understand English and put what they've learnt into practise.
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Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff,Carol Vorderman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781553632092

Category: English language

Page: 256

View: 2313

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Author: Carol Vorderman

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241011876

Category: Mathematics

Page: 264

View: 8693

A simple, visual guide to helping children understand maths with Carol Vorderman Reduce the stress of studying maths and help your child with their homework, following Help Your Kids with Maths a unique visual guide which will demystify the subject for everyone. Now available with text that lights up as you read along and playful images and sounds. Updated to include the latest changes to the UK National Curriculum and with additional content on roman numerals, time, fractions and times tables, Help Your Kids with Maths helps you solve maths problems step-by-step. Using clear, accessible pictures and diagrams - and covering everything from basic numeracy to more challenging subjects like statistics and algebra - you'll learn to approach even the most complex maths problems with confidence. Includes a glossary of key maths terms and symbols. Help Your Kids with Maths (previous ISBN 9781405322461) is the perfect guide for every frustrated parent and struggling child, who wants to understand maths and put it into practise.
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Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146543206X

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 1454

Help Your Kids With Science is a unique visual approach to understanding the sciences and a great resource for frustrated children and adults. Following on from the success of Help Your Kids With Math, Help Your Kids With Science is a comprehensive, stress-free, and accessible approach to science, covering a wide range of subjects including biology, physics, and chemistry. Topics are explained using clear graphics and instantly understandable diagrams, accompanied by jargon-free text.
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A Unique Step-by-Step Visual Guide

Author: N.A

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241240050

Category: Music

Page: 256

View: 8338

A simple, visual guide to helping children understand music with Carol Vorderman Reduce the stress of studying music and help your child with their homework, Help Your Kids with Music is a unique visual guide to music theory which will demystify the subject for everyone. Including the latest updates to the UK National Curriculum, covering everything from semitones and note values, to harmony and music appreciation, Help Your Kids with Music helps you work through music step-by-step. Using clear, accessible pictures and diagrams you'll learn to approach even the most complex musical theory with confidence. Includes a glossary of key musical terms and symbols. Help Your Kids with Music is the perfect guide for every parent and child, who wants to understand music theory and put it into practice.
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Author: Carol Vorderman,DK Australia,Geoff Barker,Andrew Moran,Cath Senker,Sandy Sommer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780143769781

Category: Education

Page: N.A

View: 6049

A unique step-by-step visual guide to help your kids study. Reduce the stress of studying and help your child get the most out of school with Help Your Kids with Study Skills. This unique guide is designed to enhance curriculum learning and build confidence in gathering knowledge, recalling from memory, creating study plans, and managing stress. This colourfully illustrated book helps guide you and your child through revision techniques, online study, and handling anxiety, all the way to the big exam questions. Clear, accessible guidelines ensure that homework is no longer a struggle, helping to develop real world skills for lifelong learning. Help Your Kids with Study Skills is the perfect guide for frustrated children and confused adults to unlock your child's academic achievement.
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Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781740333399

Category:

Page: 224

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"Computer coding is now firmly on the Australian education agenda, as a key skill for children to start learning. Computer Coding for Kids is a unique step-by-step guide, perfect for kids interested in computer programming and how computers work. A computer program is a set of instructions that a computer follows to complete a task. Coding', or programming', means writing the step-by-step instructions that tell the computer what to do. Avoiding computer jargon, this book guides children through creating computer programs, starting with the very basics. Computer Coding for Kidsis the only programming book that teaches both Scratchand Pythonprogramming languages, with illustrated, simple, step-by-step explanations that make the complex art of computer programming clear for the complete beginner. Starting with simple explanations of programming basics, the book progresses to more advanced projects where children can build their own games. Computer Coding for Kidsis ideal for kids looking to take their first steps into programming, as well as those that are already interested and eager to learn more."
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A visual problem solver for kids and parents

Author: Barry Lewis

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465432027

Category: Mathematics

Page: 264

View: 8436

Studying math is often a source of great anxiety for children and teenagers. It also proves troublesome for parents, as many are reminded of their own struggles with the subject and feel lost when trying to tackle it again years later. Help Your Kids with Math is designed to reduce the stress of studying math for both children and adults. Help Your Kids with Math uses an appealing and uniquely accessible illustrative style that will show you what others only tell you, covering everything from basic arithmetic to more challenging subjects such as statistics, geometry, and algebra. Every aspect of math is explained in easily understandable language so that adults and children can deal with the subject together. Tricky concepts are explored and examined step-by-step, so that even the most math-phobic individual will be able to approach complex problems with confidence. Part of an original series of study aids that aims to demystify subjects that seem tricky and incomprehensible, Help Your Kids with Math provides invaluable guidance and easy explanations for all those desperate kids and parents who need to understand math and put it into practice.
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Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465467033

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 2824

A clear, precise, and comprehensive book that will give children the tools to build confidence in reading, writing, and comprehension through visual explanation. From when to use a preposition or pronoun to how to use a comma or colon, Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation covers all the most important grammar topics in DK's signature style. Each example provided is supported by a picture, making it accessible and comprehensible, and clear and simple text and repetition help to solidify knowledge and understanding. Visual Guide to Grammar and Punctuation will improve a child's confidence in using the building blocks of reading and writing, and is a book they will refer to again and again.
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Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465445684

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 9160

How to Be Good at Math uses an innovative visual approach to explain and define all the basic math concepts taught in schools for children aged 7-11. Unlike other math guides, dictionaries, and workbooks, How to Be Good at Math presents topics in dynamic, colorful graphics reinforced by real-life examples and fascinating facts. Ranging from second-grade topics such as learning odd and even numbers to harder sixth-grade-level problems like angles and algebra formulas, the innovative, highly visual approach makes basic math easier to understand than ever before. How to Be Good at Math is perfect for reluctant mathematicians, as well as providing a fun, reliable reference to look things up.
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Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146543206X

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 4620

Help Your Kids With Science is a unique visual approach to understanding the sciences and a great resource for frustrated children and adults. Following on from the success of Help Your Kids With Math, Help Your Kids With Science is a comprehensive, stress-free, and accessible approach to science, covering a wide range of subjects including biology, physics, and chemistry. Topics are explained using clear graphics and instantly understandable diagrams, accompanied by jargon-free text.
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Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465479708

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 2446

With a visual approach to the STEM subjects, this book makes science easy to understand and shows kids how things work. From molecules and magnetism to rockets and radio waves, How to Be Good at Science, Technology, and Engineering makes complex scientific concepts simple to grasp. Dynamic, visual explanations break down even the trickiest of topics into small steps. Find out how a hot-air balloon rises, how erosion flattens mountains, how light waves zip through space, and how the human eye sees colors. Cool illustrations show the application of science in the real world: see how microchips, tractors, and suspension bridges work. "Try it out" boxes suggest ways children can see the science for themselves. Hands-on projects feature fun experiments to try at home or school: polish up old coins in vinegar, make an erupting volcano with baking soda, learn about different types of solutions, and more. With STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) subjects ever more important in today's technological world, here is the perfect book to inspire and educate kids and prepare them for the future. All core curriculum areas of science are covered, including physics, biology, chemistry, earth science, and space science.
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A Step-by-Step Visual Guide

Author: Carol Vorderman

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241314321

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 224

View: 4140

Computer Coding Python for Kids has all you need to master Python - one of the world's most popular computer programming languages. Python is easier than other professional coding languages yet no less powerful. Computer Coding Python for Kids uses a hands-on approach to show it how works, with step-by-step projects that build knowledge gradually, from simple functions to building a space treasure game, kids will not only learn essential coding skills but have fun as they learn. Plus there are tips to personalise and adapt each project to encourage creative thinking. Just by following the steps and kids will be building crazy games and handy apps in no time.
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The Complete Middle School Study Guide

Author: Workman Publishing

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 0761160914

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 512

View: 9429

It’s the revolutionary English language arts study guide just for middle school students from the brains behind Brain Quest. Everything You Need to Ace English Language Arts . . .takes students from grammar to reading comprehension to writing with ease, including parts of speech, active and passive verbs, Greek and Latin roots and affixes; nuances in word meanings; textual analysis, authorship, structure, and other skills for reading fiction and nonfiction; and writing arguments, informative texts, and narratives. The BIG FAT NOTEBOOK™ series is built on a simple and irresistible conceit—borrowing the notes from the smartest kid in class. There are five books in all, and each is the only book you need for each main subject taught in middle school: Math, Science, American History, English Language Arts, and World History. Inside the reader will find every subject’s key concepts, easily digested and summarized: Critical ideas highlighted in neon colors. Definitions explained. Doodles that illuminate tricky concepts in marker. Mnemonics for memorable shortcuts. And quizzes to recap it all. The BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS meet Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and state history standards, and are vetted by National and State Teacher of the Year Award–winning teachers. They make learning fun, and are the perfect next step for every kid who grew up on Brain Quest.
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Business, Course Book

Author: N.A

Publisher: DK

ISBN: 9781465449214

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 384

View: 9167

Build your English language skills and grow your career with English for Everyone: Business, Course Book. A visual guide to learning English, English for Everyone: Business, Course Book is a complete self-study course that makes workplace language easy to learn. Everything you need is included in English for Everyone: Business, Course Book--it's a grammar book and vocabulary builder all in one. English grammar and business terms are tied into common work scenarios that are simply explained using innovative graphics, making them easy to understand. All learning is practiced across speaking, listening, reading, and writing exercises, offering rounded preparation for real-life business situations including job applications, formal e-mails, negotiation, and more. Download the free app and practice online with free listening exercises at www.dkefe.com. English for Everyone: Business, Course Book covers the skills and topics needed in the business world, and it matches the language standards used by the major global English-language exams, offering ideal preparation for starting, changing, and advancing your career. Series Overview: English for Everyone series teaches all levels of English, from beginner to advanced, to speakers of English as a second language. Innovative visual learning methods introduce key language skills, grammar, and vocabulary, which are reinforced with a variety of speaking, reading, and writing exercises to make the English language easier to understand and learn. Visit www.dkefe.com to find out more.
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A No-Nonsense Guide to Puberty and the Teenage Years

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465469893

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 256

View: 2330

Your guide to answering your kid's awkward questions about growing up, from cyber bullying to eating disorders to sex. Help your child navigate the tricky and difficult changes of puberty with this straightforward guide. With age-appropriate text and an innovative visual approach, Help Your Kids with Adolescence provides clear explanations to the major changes happening to their bodies. Find the answers to the difficult and uncomfortable situations of youth. Share how to deal with peer pressure around drugs and alcohol, encourage online safety, manage test and school anxieties, and have a frank conversation about periods. Learn what gender identity means, talk about bisexuality and homosexuality, and discuss safe sex with important information that will help teens make better decisions. Help Your Kids with Adolescence will guide both sides of the conversation so that a healthy and clear discussion happens and questions are answered without judgement. With consultant sex educator Dr. Karen Rayne, Help Your Kids with Adolescence is the essential guide for both parents and children during the challenging, confusing years of puberty and helps everyone foster your child's emotional well-being through understanding and openness.
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Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465431985

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 8799

Reduce the stress of studying English and help your child with their homework! The perfect guide for parents who want to assist their children with schoolwork, Help Your Kids with Language Arts is designed to make all facets of studying the English language easy and interesting. Presenting the ins and outs of English in a clear, visual, and accessible style, Help Your Kids with Language Arts covers everything from the basic concepts of grammar, punctuation, spelling, and communication skills to some of the more challenging ideas that face students today.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781405360333

Category: Guitar

Page: 352

View: 2664

Get the fast-track to guitar stardom with this inspirational, step-by-step visual guide From developing your skills as a performer to learning chord sequences and choosing the right kit, How To Play Guitar Step By Step is the ultimate self-improvement guide for all aspiring guitar heroes. Ever dreamt of soloing like one of the guitar greats? Or forming your own band but no idea where to start? Guitar greatness is within your grasp with this ultimate visual guide featuring ten professional easy-to-follow lessons as well as an accompanying DVD that will keep you motivated and inspired as you progress. Advice on technique and guitar maintenance will keep you looking and sounding your best and the handy directory of chords and scales will have you reaching for the book time and time again. Whether you're starting from scratch or building on existing skills, How To Play Guitar Step By Step hits all the right chords progressing you from beginner to guitar hero in easy-to-follow stages.
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Author: Stephen King

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743455967

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 297

View: 1515

The author shares his insights into the craft of writing and offers a humorous perspective on his own experience as a writer.
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Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241330562

Category:

Page: 256

View: 4562

A practical guide for parents and guardians on how to support and prepare your child for their Year 6 SATs. SATs can be daunting for both parents and guardians, and children, who may find themselves experiencing exam stress for the first time. Help Your Kids with SATs gives you a complete overview of the KS2 SATs system with tips and advice on caring for your child's wellbeing during this pressurized time. DK's Help Your Kids with SATs covers everything you need to know from how to handle your child's exam anxiety to what the SATs test papers cover. Discover your child's learning style, and use core skills section and practical activities with your child to help them prepare for the three Key Stage 2 SATs areas: Reading; Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation; and Maths. Help Your Kids with SATs is the one book covering all you - and your child - need to be successful and happy during their Year 6 SATs.
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