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Title:
Keywords in Specialist Subjects
Author:
O'Connell, Hugh
ID:
1226
Publisher:
Desktop Publications
Categories:
Spelling
Year:
1995
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Some general points on the learning of vocabulary and ways to reinforce.

Chiefly lists of words for subjects in the National Curriculum.
Comment:



Title:
What to do when you can't add and subtract.
Author:
Chinn, Steve.
ID:
1227
Publisher:
Egon
Categories:
Maths
Year:
1999
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Suggested learning techniques, especially multi-sensory and visual to help in the mastery of these two aspects of maths.
Comment:



Title:
Spotlight on Suffixes Book 1
Author:
Aitken Gillian
ID:
1228
Publisher:
Robinswood Press
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
2000
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable books of activities to reinforce teaching of spelling and language awareness.

Basic use of suffixes to very advanced patterns and vocabulary.

Very sound. Recommended
Comment: Book 2 - 1229



Title:
Spotlight on Suffixes Book 2
Author:
Aitken, Gillian
ID:
1229
Publisher:
Robinswood Press
Categories:
Reading Skills,Spelling
Year:
2000
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Photocopiable books of activities to reinforce teaching of spelling and language awareness.

Basic use of suffixes to very advanced patterns and vocabulary.

Very sound. Recommended
Comment: See also Book 1 - 1228



Title:
Supporting Literacy and Numeracy. Guide for Teaching Assistants.
Author:
Fox, Glenys; Halliwell, Marion.
ID:
1230
Publisher:
David Fulton
Categories:
Information,Maths,Reading Skills
Year:
2000
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A practical and useful guide to the role of teaching assistants and giving basic information about the contents and methods of teaching literacy and numeracy.
Comment:



Title:
Sum Hope - Breaking the Numbers Barrier
Author:
Chinn, Steve
ID:
1231
Publisher:
Souvenir Press
Categories:
Maths
Year:
1998
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Suggestions for dealing with useful mathematical concepts needed in 'life' - clarifying what is involved and with suggestions for different approaches
Comment:



Title:
Stride Ahead
Author:
Cowling, Keda
ID:
1233
Publisher:
Keda Publications
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
2001
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A 'sequel' to 'Toe by Toe' with exercises to improve fluency and aid comprehension in reading.
Comment: See 1013 - Toe by Toe



Title:
Writestart
Author:
'Living and Learning'.
ID:
1234
Publisher:
Living and Learning Ltd
Categories:
Games,Handwriting
Year:
1986
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Game
Information: 30 Activites for children learning to write.

Intended for parents and children.
Comment:



Title:
More Reading Comprehension - varied subject matter Book 1
Author:
Ervin, Jane
ID:
1235
Publisher:
Educators Publlishing Service
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1998
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Series of 4 books

Comprehension passages with varied exercises to be worked

American based but range of topics.

For more advanced readers including adults.
Comment: Series 1235 -> 1238



Title:
More Reading Comprehension - varied subject matter Book 2
Author:
Ervin, Jane
ID:
1236
Publisher:
Educators Publlishing Service
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1999
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Series of 4 books

Comprehension passages with varied exercises to be worked

American based but range of topics.

For more advanced readers including adults.
Comment: Series 1235 -> 1238



Title:
More Reading Comprehension - varied subject matter Book 3
Author:
Ervin, Jane
ID:
1237
Publisher:
Educators Publlishing Service
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1997
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Series of 4 books

Comprehension passages with varied exercises to be worked

American based but range of topics.

For more advanced readers including adults.
Comment: Series 1235 -> 1238



Title:
More Reading Comprehension - varied subject matter Book 4
Author:
Ervin, Jane
ID:
1238
Publisher:
Educators Publlishing Service
Categories:
Language Skills,Reading Skills
Year:
1997
Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Series of 4 books

Comprehension passages with varied exercises to be worked

American based but range of topics.

For more advanced readers including adults.
Comment: Series 1235 -> 1238



Title:
Dyslexia in the Workplace
Author:
Bartlett, D; Moody, S
ID:
1239
Publisher:
Whurr
Categories:
Information
Year:
2000
Users:
Adults,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Covers the difficulties dyslexics may encounter at work, assesment of adults, suggestions for tackling the problems, how employers could help and sources of information and help
Comment:



Title:
Dyslexia. Recognising the condition and getting help
Author:
Fielding, Roy.
ID:
1240
Publisher:
Warwick Printing co.
Categories:
Information
Year:
2001
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: 'Pre-release' copy with many errors needing correction.

Intended as an easily accessible source of information for parents and teachers.

Useful information but not particularly original and very repetitive.
Comment:



Title:
Reading - Book 1
Author:
Marshall, Kim
ID:
1241
Publisher:
Educator's Publishing Service
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
1981
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Contains 92 short stories (one side) with questions - factual, opinion, etc. - on each for individual or group use.

American publication and strong bias in topics and approach.
Comment: See 1242



Title:
Reading - Book 2
Author:
Marshall, Kim
ID:
1242
Publisher:
Educator's Publishing Service
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
1982
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Contains 94 short stories (one side) with questions - factual, opinion, etc. - on each for individual or group use.

American publication and strong bias in topics and approach.
Comment: See 1241



Title:
The Machine Gunners
Author:
Westall, Robert
ID:
1243
Publisher:
MacMillan
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
2001
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Story set in World War 2 Britain with boys entering into the spirit of the times.

Full text also on tape 1016
Comment: See 1016



Title:
TAPS - R Manual
Author:
Gardner, Morrison.
ID:
1244
Publisher:
Psychological and Educational Publishers
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Test booklets for TAPS - R
Author:
Gardner, Morrison.
ID:
1245
Publisher:
Psychological and Educational Publishers
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
TVPS - R Manual
Author:
Gardner, Morrison.
ID:
1246
Publisher:
Psychological and Educational Publishers
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
TVPS - R Test Plates 1
Author:
Gardner, Morrison.
ID:
1247
Publisher:
Psychological and Educational Publishers
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
TVPS - R Test Plates 2
Author:
Gardner, Morrison
ID:
1248
Publisher:
Psychological and Educational Publishing
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1996
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
British Picture Vocabulary Scale
Author:
Dunn, Dunn, Whetton, Burley
ID:
1249
Publisher:
Nfer Nelson
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1997
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Individual Reading Analysis
Author:
Vincent, D. de la Mare, M.
ID:
1250
Publisher:
Nfer Nelson
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1990
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Short!
Author:
Crossley-Holland, Kevin
ID:
1251
Publisher:
O.U.P.
Categories:
Pleasure Reads
Year:
1998
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A book of VERY short stories - mixed subjects.

Vocabulary not restricted but suitable for reluctant readers because of their brevity.
Comment:



Title:
Ravens Coloured Matrices
Author:
Raven, Raven, Court.
ID:
1252
Publisher:
Oxford Psychological Press
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1998
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Group Reading Test
Author:
Nelson
ID:
1253
Publisher:
Nfer Nelson
Categories:
Tests
Year:
2000
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
New Reading Analysis
Author:
Vincent, D. de la Mare, M.
ID:
1254
Publisher:
Nfer Nelson
Categories:
Tests
Year:
1992
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Graded Word Spelling Test
Author:
Vernon, P.E.
ID:
1255
Publisher:
Hodder and Stoughton
Categories:
Tests
Year:
2001
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Basic Number Screening Test Manual
Author:
Gillham, B. Hesse, K.
ID:
1256
Publisher:
Hodder Stoughton
Categories:
Tests
Year:
2001
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information:
Comment: RESTRICTED TO QUALIFIED USERS ONLY.

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Title:
Memory and Learning. A practical guide for teachers
Author:
Bristow. J; Cowley, P; Davies, B
ID:
1257
Publisher:
David Fulton
Categories:
Information
Year:
1999
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A survey of memory and how it relates to language acquisition and use, and the education process. Practical tips on helping children with memory difficulties.
Comment:



Title:
Sentence Tracking
Author:
Smith, P
ID:
1258
Publisher:
Kickstart Publications
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:
2000
Users:
Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A book of word tracking, word searches and cloze sentences and sentence writing to improve reading fluency.

Supporting the National Literacy Strategy.
Comment:



Title:
Autism in the Early Years A Practical Guide
Author:
Cumine, V: Leach, J: Stevenson, G.
ID:
1259
Publisher:
David Fulton
Categories:
Information
Year:
2000
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A sound introduction to the characteristics of autism, its assessment and diagnosis.

Strategies for intervention and possibilities for access to the early years curriculum.

Cleary written.
Comment:



Title:
Learning Styles
Author:
Given, B; Reid, G.
ID:
1260
Publisher:
Red Rose Publications
Categories:
Information
Year:
1999
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A guide to the different kinds of learning style - emotional, social, cognitive, physical, reflective - and how to identify an individual's learning style.
Comment:



Title:
The Dyslexic Adult in a Non-Dyslexic World
Author:
Morgan, E; Klein, C
ID:
1261
Publisher:
Whurr Publications
Categories:
Information
Year:
2000
Users:
Adults,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A comprehensive survey, with numerous examples, of the experience of an adult dyslexic.

How work, family and social life may be affected, how to assess adults, interventions that may be possible, strengths that can be utilized.
Comment:



Title:
Dyslexia and Effective Learning in Secondary and Tertiary Education
Author:
Hunter - Carsch, Morag; Herrington, Margaret
ID:
1262
Publisher:
Whurr
Categories:
Information
Year:
2001
Users:
Adults,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A collection of papers on different aspects of the provision of learning support at secondary and tertiary level.
Comment:



Title:
Dyslexia in Children Multidisciplinary Perspectives
Author:
Fawcett, A. Nicholson, R. ( Editors)
ID:
1263
Publisher:
Harvester Wheatsheaf (Simon and Schuster)
Categories:
Information
Year:
1994
Users:
Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: Chapters by various experts discussing the skills deficits - phonological,visual, motor etc - in which may be the underlying 'causes' of dyslexia. Although academic in content, it is of interest to parents and teachers as well as researchers.
Comment:



Title:
How to Identify and Support Children with Dyslexia
Author:
Neanon, Chris
ID:
1264
Publisher:
L.D.A.
Categories:
Information
Year:
2002
Users:
Teachers
Medium:
Book
Information: A straightforward guide for teachers and teaching assistants on how to identify a dyslexic and provide support in a mainstream classroom.
Comment:



Title:
Quicktionary Reading Pen
Author:
Iansyst
ID:
1265
Publisher:
Wizcom Technologies
Categories:
Reading Skills
Year:

Users:
Adults,Children,Parents,Teachers
Medium:
Other
Information: Displays and speaks scanned words, gives definitions, spells words out loud.

Left or right hand use
Comment: NOT KEPT IN LIBRARY BUT MAY BE BORROWED ON REQUEST



Title:
Dyslexia - A Hundred Years On
Author:
Miles, T.R. and Miles, E
ID:
1267
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 0917



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