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Title:
Don't Tell Me What To Do
Author:
Hardcastle, Michael
ID:
550
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Tom runs away from his unhappy home. Masters needs help. They work together but.. ..

Elementary level of Guided Readers.

Contolled vocabulary of 1100 words, black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
Frankenstein
Author:
Shelley, Mary
ID:
551
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of well-known story.

Elementary level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1100 words. Some black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560.



Title:
Road to Nowhere
Author:
Milne, John
ID:
552
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Will the villagers of Um Khalid be better off if they sell the land for the new road?

Elementary level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1100 words. Illustrated.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
Room 13 and other Ghost Stories
Author:
James, M.R.
ID:
553
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Five short stories about ghosts, evil spirits and creatures of the night.

Elementary level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1100 words, black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
Silver Blaze and other stories
Author:
Conan Doyle, Arthur
ID:
554
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of 3 well known Sherlock Holmes stories.

Elementary level of Guided Readers.

Some black and white illustrations.

Controlled vocabulary of 1100 words - for older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
Tales of Horror
Author:
Stoker, Bram
ID:
555
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of 3 short stories by author of 'Dracula'.

Elementary level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1100 words. Some black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
No Comebacks
Author:
Forsyth, Frederick
ID:
556
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of four short stories by a well-known author.

Controlled vocabulary of 1600 words. Black and white illustrations.

Intermediate level of Guided Readers.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
The Enchanted April
Author:
von Arnim, Elizabeth
ID:
557
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Four unhappy women have a month's holiday in Italy and learn to see life differently.

Intermediate level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1600 words. Black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
Three Strangers and other stories
Author:
Hardy, Thomas
ID:
558
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of three short stories by Hardy.

Intermediate level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1600 words, black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
A Marriage of Convenience and other stories
Author:
Somerset Maugham, W
ID:
559
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of 5 stories by well-known writer.

Intermediate level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1600 words. Black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
A Town Like Alice
Author:
Shute, Nevil
ID:
560
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Simplified version of this novel of the war in Malaya and its aftermath.

Intermediate level of Guided Readers.

Controlled vocabulary of 1600 words, black and white illustrations.

For older reluctant readers.
Comment: Series 0546 -> 0560



Title:
Games for Language and Reading Development
Author:
Moyle, Donald and Sykes, Eileen
ID:
561
Publisher:
Holt, Rinehart and Winston
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1983
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Suggestions for activities and games to make, to reinforce the teaching of reading, especially for reluctant readers.
Comment:



Title:
The Telly is Watching You
Author:
Fisk, Nicholas
ID:
562
Publisher:
Simon Schuster
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1989
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A story of two children who want to star on television and their set's efforts to help them.

Controlled vocabulary.
Comment:



Title:
Stile Self Correcting Tray
Author:
L.D.A.
ID:
563
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:

Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: Tray for self - checking of Stile Spelling Cards

Stile phonics. etc.
Comment: Second copy 0483



Title:
Put It Right
Author:
Brand, Violet
ID:
564
Publisher:
Egon
Categories:
Language Skills,Spelling
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable exercises in proof reading for spelling, punctuation etc. based on 'Remedial Spelling'.

Teaching points accompany each exercise.
Comment:



Title:
The Train Robber and other stories
Author:
Allen, Alexander
ID:
565
Publisher:
Nelson
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Six stories with the theme of crime and punishment.
Comment:



Title:
The New Man and other stories
Author:
Hunter, Jeremy
ID:
566
Publisher:
Nelson
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Three exciting stories but not too challenging a reading level.
Comment:



Title:
White Gold and other stories
Author:
Thomson, Helen
ID:
567
Publisher:
Nelson
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Three stories exploring the theme of man's exploitation of animals and problems of conservation.
Comment:



Title:
Games to Improve Reading Skills
Author:
McNicholas, J; McEntee, J
ID:
568
Publisher:
(NARE) NASEN
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
1991
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Suggestions/ideas for games to develop the skills needed for successful reading.
Comment:



Title:
False Teeth and Vampires
Author:
Jarman, C.
ID:
569
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
1985
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Stories and Cloze procedure exercises
Comment:



Title:
Corn Circles and Codswallop
Author:
Jarman, C.
ID:
570
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Stories and Cloze procedure exercises
Comment:



Title:
Handwriting - A Second Chance
Author:
Pickard, P
ID:
571
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Handwriting
Year:
1986
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopy master worksheets for secondary pupils with handwriting difficulties.
Comment:



Title:
Puzzle Me 1
Author:
Goldsmith, P
ID:
572
Publisher:
L.D.A
Categories:
Language Skills,Spelling
Year:
1986
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A book of word games and puzzles to practise spelling, vocabulary and language skills
Comment: See also Book 2 - 0573



Title:
Puzzle Me 2
Author:
Goldsmith, P
ID:
573
Publisher:
L.D.A
Categories:
Language Skills,Spelling
Year:
1991
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A book of word games and puzzles to practise spelling, vocabulary and language skills
Comment: See also Book 2 - 0572



Title:
Bugs
Author:
Lucksford, S.; Davey, J.
ID:
574
Publisher:
H.E.L.P. Educational Games
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Board game to give practice with b d p confusion, c v c words, and initial/final blends.
Comment:



Title:
Plunder
Author:
Lucksford, S.; Davey J.
ID:
575
Publisher:
H.E.L.P. Educational Games
Categories:
Games,Maths,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1991
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Board game to give practice with 'magic e' words.

Additional discs enable it to be used for addition and multiplication practice .
Comment:



Title:
Rhymes and Blends
Author:
Reid, D; Bentley, D
ID:
577
Publisher:
Scholastic
Categories:
Spelling
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable exercises on rhyming words and digraph blends (initial).
Comment:



Title:
Initial Letter Sounds
Author:
Reid, D; Bentley, D
ID:
578
Publisher:
Scholastic
Categories:
Spelling
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable exercises on sounds of initial letters, matching to illustrations.
Comment:



Title:
Building Stories
Author:
Reid, D; Bentley, D
ID:
579
Publisher:
Scholastic
Categories:
Language Skills
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable activities to develop writing skills from sentence construction to a connected narrative.
Comment:



Title:
Long Vowel Words
Author:
Moor (Evan-Moor)
ID:
580
Publisher:
(Scholastic) Evan Moor
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A variety of photocopiable activities to give practice in reading and spelling long vowel words.
Comment:



Title:
Rhyming Words
Author:
Moor (Evan-Moor)
ID:
581
Publisher:
(Scholastic) Evan Moor
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable activities to give practice in rhyming words.
Comment:



Title:
Read and Do
Author:
Moore, J.E., Evans, J
ID:
582
Publisher:
(Scholastic) Evan-Moor
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1989
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable activities using short vowel words.
Comment:



Title:
Short and Long Vowels
Author:
Moore, J.E., Evans, J
ID:
583
Publisher:
Evan-Moor (Scholastic)
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1987
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Workbook for practising the sounds of vowels.

(Sample only)

(American)
Comment:



Title:
Alpha to Omega Activity Pack 3
Author:
Hornsby, B; Pool , J.
ID:
584
Publisher:
Heinemann
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1993
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Book of photcopiable exercises based on the more advanced levels of 'Alpha to Omega' (items 0001.0327)
Comment:



Title:
My Tables Box
Author:
Parry, Jane
ID:
586
Publisher:
Pippin Products
Categories:
Maths
Year:
1988
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: A fun kit to give practice in multiplication and division. Some supervision needed but self-checking.
Comment:



Title:
Be Brave Language Game
Author:
Loveday, Evelyn
ID:
587
Publisher:
Philograph Publications
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1985
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Board game in which progress is made by spelling or reading words in pack.

Choice of level of difficulty.
Comment:



Title:
Pre-Reading Visual Discrimination Board A
Author:
Radnor, P.B.
ID:
588
Publisher:
Philograph Publications
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1971
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: Board to practise orientation of shapes as a preparation for reading and spelling.
Comment: See also 0589



Title:
Pre-Reading Visual Discrimination Board B
Author:
Radnor, P.B.
ID:
589
Publisher:
Philograph Publications
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1971
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: Board to practise orientation of shapes as a preparation for reading and spelling.
Comment: See also 0588



Title:
Pattern Recognition, Sorting and Grouping Material Box A
Author:
Sandford, T. Lauries
ID:
590
Publisher:
Philograph Publications
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1980
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: Exercises of matching patterns on cubes and cards to increase awareness of similarities and differences in shapes.
Comment: Series 0590 -> 0594



Title:
Pattern Recognition, Sorting and Grouping Material Box B
Author:
Sandford, T. Lauries
ID:
591
Publisher:
Philograph Publications
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1980
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: Exercises of matching patterns on cubes and cards to increase awareness of similarities and differences in shapes.
Comment: Series 0590 -> 0594



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