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Title:
Maths Activities Resource Bank (Blue print series)
Author:
Cort, Carol
ID:
893
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Maths
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A photocopiable book of games and activities to support any maths scheme.

Covers money, symmetry, shapes, fractions, patterns, maths vocabulary and date and time
Comment:



Title:
Reading Activities Resource Book (Blue print series)
Author:
Cort, Carol
ID:
894
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A photocopiable book of games and activities to be used to support the common reading schemes.

To develop sight-reading skills, memory and confidence
Comment: Second copy 1158



Title:
The Phonics Book (Blueprint series)
Author:
Hadley, Helen.
ID:
896
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A photocopiable book of games and activities for teaching and reinforcing phonic skills
Comment:



Title:
Active Comprehension Book 1
Author:
Stillie, M; Hegarty, R
ID:
897
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: One of a series of four books, aimed at ages 7 - 11, to use reading, comprehension and writing skills in activities on cross-curricular topics.

(National Curriculum levels 2 - 5)
Comment: Series 0897 -> 0899 + 0914



Title:
Active Comprehension Book 2
Author:
Stillie, M; Hegarty, R
ID:
898
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: One of a series of four books, aimed at ages 7 - 11, to use reading, comprehension and writing skills in activities on cross-curricular topics.

(National Curriculum levels 2 - 5)
Comment: Series 0897 -> 0899 + 0914



Title:
Active Comprehension Book 3
Author:
Stillie, M; Hegarty, R
ID:
899
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: One of a series of four books, aimed at ages 7 - 11, to use reading, comprehension and writing skills in activities on cross-curricular topics.

(National Curriculum levels 2 - 5)
Comment: Series 0897 -> 0899 + 0914



Title:
Rhyme and Analogy. Teachers Guide
Author:
Goswami, U
ID:
900
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: The teachers' guide of a new series (April1996) of books, games, tapes, etc. in which stress is laid on teaching awareness of rhyme (onset and rime) for reading and spelling.

Many ideas for activities too.
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Title:
Dyslexia: parents in need.
Author:
Heaton, P.
ID:
901
Publisher:
Whurr
Categories:
Information
Year:
1996
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A book by and for parents on dyslexia as seen from their perspective - what they need to know and how they can help.
Comment:



Title:
Dyslexia Games Manual
Author:
Attwood, Tony and Philippa
ID:
902
Publisher:
Multi-sensory Learning Ltd
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1996
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable book of instructions for 55 games which will improve awareness of sounds, memory, word recognition, reinforcement of spelling rules etc.
Comment:



Title:
Spell Well - Spelling Resource Programme
Author:
Mikdadi, Susan
ID:
903
Publisher:
Published by the author.
Categories:
Spelling
Year:
1996
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable sheets of the spelling lists from Alpha to Omega.

No other information is given to explain the lists, apart from the general introduction on "use".
Comment:



Title:
Fix - games 1-7 Game 1
Author:
Gamz ( B. Hill)
ID:
904
Publisher:
Gamz Ltd
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Card games (like swap) to practise suffixing and prefixing - rules of joining and spelling of units.

Game 1 adding -ed -est - er -ing ly
Comment: Series 0904 -> 0910

0907 missing



Title:
Fix - games 1-7 Game 2
Author:
Gamz ( B. Hill)
ID:
905
Publisher:
Gamz Ltd
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Card games (like swap) to practise suffixing and prefixing - rules of joining and spelling of units.

Game 2 e rule adding -ed -est -ing -ly y
Comment: Series 0904 -> 0910

0907 missing



Title:
Fix - games 1-7 Game 3
Author:
Gamz ( B. Hill)
ID:
906
Publisher:
Gamz Ltd
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Card games (like swap) to practise suffixing and prefixing - rules of joining and spelling of units.

Game 3 d rule and e rule contrast adding -ed -er -ing -y
Comment: Series 0904 -> 0910

0907 missing



Title:
Fix - games 1-7 Game 5
Author:
Gamz ( B. Hill)
ID:
908
Publisher:
Gamz Ltd
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Card games (like swap) to practise suffixing and prefixing - rules of joining and spelling of units.

Game 5 al- -ful -til -less -ness
Comment: Series 0904 -> 0910

0907 missing



Title:
Fix - games 1-7 Game 6
Author:
Gamz ( B. Hill)
ID:
909
Publisher:
Gamz Ltd
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Card games (like swap) to practise suffixing and prefixing - rules of joining and spelling of units.

Game 6 prefixes - de- dis- ex- mis- per-
Comment: Series 0904 -> 0910

0907 missing



Title:
Fix - games 1-7 Game 7
Author:
Gamz ( B. Hill)
ID:
910
Publisher:
Gamz Ltd
Categories:
Games,Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: Card games (like swap) to practise suffixing and prefixing - rules of joining and spelling of units.

Game 7 Prefixes - trans, sub, uni, bi, tri.
Comment: Series 0904 -> 0910

0907 missing



Title:
Dyslexia - A Parent's Survival Guide
Author:
Ostler, Christine
ID:
911
Publisher:
Ammonite Books
Categories:
Information
Year:
1991
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A lively, informative and practical book on the various aspects of having a dyslexic in the family - the problems, and advice on how to cope.
Comment: Second copy 0842



Title:
Study Skills
Author:
Ostler, Christine
ID:
912
Publisher:
Ammonite Books
Categories:
Information,Study Skills
Year:
1996
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A clearly laid out, practical and thorough guide to various aspects of study skills - learning, note making, organizing, different kinds of writing, etc.

Accessible to dyslexic students
Comment:



Title:
Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) A teacher's guide
Author:
Crombie, Margaret.
ID:
913
Publisher:
University of Strathclyde
Categories:
Information
Year:
1994
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Guide to recognising, assessing and helping dyslexic pupils at primary and secondary levels.

Sound advice

Useful appendices for other sources of information
Comment: 2nd copy 1377



Title:
Active Comprehension Book 4
Author:
Stillie, M; Hegarty, R
ID:
914
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1996
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: One of a series of four books, aimed at ages 7 - 11, to use reading, comprehension and writing skills in activities on cross-curricular topics.

(National Curriculum levels 2 - 5)
Comment: Series 0897 -> 0899 + 0914



Title:
Parents On Dyslexia
Author:
van der Stoel, Saskia
ID:
915
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters
Categories:
Information
Year:
1990
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Various aspects of dyslexia and education through the experience of Dutch parents and children telling their own stories, with comments by specialists on the broader view.
Comment:



Title:
The Gift of Dyslexia
Author:
Davis, Ronald D.
ID:
916
Publisher:
Souvenir
Categories:
Information
Year:
1995
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A very personalized account of dyslexia and how to cope with it.

By a dyslexic.

Unorthodox
Comment: Second copy 1310



Title:
Dyslexia - A Hundred Years On
Author:
Miles, T.R. and Miles, E
ID:
917
Publisher:
Open University Press
Categories:
Information
Year:
1990
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A survey of the recognition and identification of dyslexia, the various views of its causes and the research investigations, and the different approaches to helping and teaching.
Comment: Second copy 1267



Title:
Dyslexia: How Do We Learn?
Author:
O'Shea, J; Dalton, J
ID:
918
Publisher:
Hill of Content Publishing Co.
Categories:
Information
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: An account by a dyslexic of his own educational experiences, with a case study of him by a specialist teacher and ideas of how to help severe dyslexics. (Australian)

Interesting and useful.
Comment:



Title:
Reading, \Writing and Dyslexia. A Cognitive Analysis
Author:
Ellis, Andrew
ID:
919
Publisher:
Lawrence Erlbaum
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1993
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A review of the concepts regarding written language, the processes by which skill in handling it is acquired and the relationship to the difficulties faced by dyslexics
Comment:



Title:
Dyslexia and Stress
Author:
Miles, T and Varma, V
ID:
920
Publisher:
Whurr Publishers
Categories:
Information
Year:
1995
Users:
Adults,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A collection of articles by parents, teachers, psychologists and dyslexics themselves about the stress suffered by dyslexics and families; from childhood to adulthood; at school, work and socially.
Comment:



Title:
Dyslexia - Speech and Language A Practitioner's Handbook
Author:
Snowling, Margaret; Stackhouse, Joy (Eds)
ID:
921
Publisher:
Whurr
Categories:
Information
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A collection of papers by teachers, psychologists and educationists on the relationship between spoken and written language.
Comment: Second copy 1298



Title:
The Scars of Dyslexia
Author:
Edwards, Janice
ID:
922
Publisher:
Cassell
Categories:
Information
Year:
1994
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Eight autobiographical case studies of the emotional effects on boys at a specialist dyslexic boarding school, of their educational experiences up to the age of c.16
Comment:



Title:
Help Your Child with Reading and Writing. (A parent's handbook)
Author:
Clark, Lesley
ID:
923
Publisher:
Hodder and Stoughton
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Written by a primary school teacher, this suggests ways parents can help their children with reading and writing skills from pre-school to teens, supporting work done in school.
Comment:



Title:
Winning With Dyslexia (Guide for Secondary Schools)
Author:
Peer, Lindsay
ID:
925
Publisher:
B.D.A.
Categories:
Information
Year:
1996
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A general guide to the definition of, identification and assessment of, hints for and legal position of dyslexics at secondary school level.
Comment:



Title:
Phonics Activities Resource Book (Blue print series)
Author:
Cort, Carol
ID:
926
Publisher:
Stanley Thornes
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A photocopiable book of games and activities to use as support for phonic programmes.
Comment:



Title:
The Rag and Bone Boy (Mean Read Series)
Author:
Holliday, Susan
ID:
927
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Jack finds two old books during a house clearance and they change his life in many ways.

Teenage interest, lower reading age.
Comment: Series 0927 -> 0932



Title:
The Doone House Mystery (Mean Read Series)
Author:
Paul, Bette
ID:
928
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Nell, Dan and Pete solve the mystery of the disappearing house treasures.

Teenage interest, lower reading age.
Comment: Series 0927 -> 0932



Title:
You've Got to Have the Heart (Mean Read Series)
Author:
Welford, Sue
ID:
929
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Darren is seen as a wimp but he has surprises in store for the school.

Teenage interest, lower reading age.
Comment: Series 0927 -> 0932



Title:
Who Needs Animals Anyway? (Mean Read Series)
Author:
Ross, Mary
ID:
930
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Neil's work experience on a city farm turns out better than he could have imagined.

Teenage interest, lower reading age.
Comment: Series 0927 -> 0932



Title:
Double Trouble (Mean Read Series)
Author:
Coleman, Michael
ID:
931
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Mitch enjoys being mistaken for a famous rock star until things go wrong.

Teenage interest, lower reading age.
Comment: Series 0927 -> 0932



Title:
Rings on Her Fingers (Mean Read Series)
Author:
Oldfield, Jenny
ID:
932
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1992
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Life looks black for Jaz until Mo comes into it.

Teenage interest, lower reading age.
Comment: Series 0927 -> 0932



Title:
Beat Dyslexia Book 4
Author:
Stone, C; Franks, E; Nicholson, M
ID:
933
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Book 4 (plus tape) in this series of photocopiable activity packs with structured approach to literacy.

Introduces long vowel patterns, soft c and g patterns and wh and other exercises, as well as more advanced vowel combinations and suffixes.
Comment:



Title:
Stile Dyslexia
Author:
Shuster, Shireen
ID:
934
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
1996
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A series of eight books using the Stile self-checking system to introduce letters, sounds and spelling patterns in a systematic way. One is on general sequencing work.

(Advised by the Dyslexia Institute).
Comment: Stile tray needed 0483 + 0563



Title:
The Al Scam
Author:
Paul, Bette
ID:
935
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1994
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: 10 minute Thriller

One of a series of short stories.

Teenage interest, low reading age.
Comment: Series 0935 -> 0944

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