Usborne and Kane Miller Books
Usborne Illustrated Grammar and Punctuation
Author Jane Bingham
A new illustrated dictionary full of clear, straightforward explanations to understand the underlying rules of grammar and punctuation. Includes explanations of the rules of grammar and punctuation, descriptions of parts of speech, and lots of examples to reinforce understanding. A must-read for children and adults alike!
Geo-Tour II textbook Grades 3-5
Usborne Not-Your-Everyday Illustrated Thesaurus
Beautiful read-aloud for your little ones! or for child reading on their own.
Cinderella, Goldilocks, Jack & Beanstalk, Rapunzel, Puss in Boots, Snow White, Hansel & Gretel, Little Red Riding, Elves & shoemaker, Aladdin, 3 Wishes
LAST ONE- clearance
Beautiful read-aloud for your little ones! or for child reading on their own
Town/Country mouse, Elephant's nose, 3 Little Pigs, Little Red hen, Billy Goats Gruff, Mouse Deer and Crocodile, Chicken Little, Musicians of Bremen, Hare and Tortoise, Ugly Duckling
LAST ONE- Clearance
Usborne Young Beginners Bundle
Ages 3 and up
An exciting beginning reading series for young children, with lots of pictures and very simple, easy text. This bundle includes 8 titles:
Night & Day Animals NEW
Farm Animals- this title is from Beginners series but felt it went well with this bundle.
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Extreme Adventures Grizzly Trap
In Grizzly Trap, Sam Fox is on a trip to North America with his Cub Scout pack when their bus crashes down a canyon. Some of the group are seriously injured, so Sam and two cubs set off to find help. But Sam is thousands of miles from home, in the middle of the American wilderness.
A wilderness full of howling wolves, and a massive, unpredictable grizzly bear that’s following them . . .
The pace of all of the Extreme Adventure novels keeps readers gripped from the first page to the last. Sam is bounced so quickly from one adventure to another, readers will hardly have time to breathe.
Usborne Activity Books
A collection of simple but innovative mazes to solve, for very young children. It lets you help the squirrel find his way up the tree, along the branches and up to the nuts; the jellyfish to find its way out of a tangle of seaweed; a rocket to navigate a suitable route through the galaxy, and more.
Usborne Telling the Time Activity book
Packed full of great illustrations, fun facts, and absorbing activities, it guides readers through each strand of engineering science – Mechanics, Aerospace, Robotics, Energy, and Materials. Practical projects, each carefully designed to introduce the kinds of skills required by real-life engineers, help kids pick up the basics in a fun, hands-on way.
Design a robot, learn how to construct a simple car, create levers and pulleys, build paper planes, plus many other educational and inspirational activities – the sky’s the limit!
Packed full of fun, educational activities, Vet Academy lets children explore life as a veterinarian, from the rigorous training involved in learning about different kinds of animals to the importance of food, exercise and conservation.
The book is broken up into sections -- Pet Vet, Zoo Vet, and Farm Vet -- and each section includes arts and crafts, puzzles and quizzes, plus tasks and missions. Everything from learning about dog body language to a day in the life of a zoo elephant (and her vet), to farm vet hygiene – it’s all in here. Plus, there’s also a pull-out poster, game, cards and sticker sheets to add to the interactive fun.
Usborne My First Story Writing Book
NEW Usborne product!
ages 6 years and up
Packed with inspiring jumping-off ideas, and writing tips for different comics
Includes space for you to write your own stories (like a beautifully illustrated journal). For more books in this series for older children go to My Usborne page
A Year in My Life
365 Scribble and Sketch Activities
Ages 9-14 personal Journal
An entirely unique keepsake from a year of your life, A Year in My Life prompts you to record unusual details in unusual ways. Design a surfboard, record your day as a recipe, write in a made-up language, draw an alien’s dinner—plus hundreds more activities to get you thinking and scribbling. This beautifully illustrated journal invites children to fill in 365 quirky drawing and writing activities—one for every day of the year. Things like: “Draw a tiny picture of the shoes you wore today.” Or, “If today was a color, what color would it be?” The activities are quick and imaginatively offbeat—so keeping up with the fun will never feel like work!
The Usborne Creative Writer's Handbook
Usborne Write Your Own Story Book
NEW Usborne product!
ages 8 years and up
Packed with inspiring jumping-off ideas, and writing tips for different types of stories including: Whodunnit?, comic strip, superpowers, story from picture, journal, time travel, fairy tale & more....
Includes space for you to write your own stories using the jumping off ideas. Includes a story writing toolkit with lots of tips for writing skills.
What a fun & different way to encourage writing! See Usborne page for more!
Usborne Social Studies supplements
Usborne Time Traveler
Discover what life was really like in this action-packed adventure through history. Visit a castle during the Crusades, meet a ferocious band of Viking raiders, explore Rome when the Roman empire was at its height and take a trip down the Nile at a time when pharaohs ruled Egypt. Informative and amusing, this fully illustrated book contains four updated Usborne classics: Knights & Castles, Viking Raiders, Rome & Romans, Pharaohs & Pyramids.
Usborne Book of World History
Empires, Civilizations, Age of Revolutions, Crusades, Warriors, Exploration, and more.
Scheduled on the Grade 3 TD Special Manual (see special book bundle on grade 3 page for this)
Great supplement for starting World History in elementary grades
Usborne Science Supplements
Usborne My First Reference Book About Nature
The Usborne Outdoor Book
The Usborne Woodland Book
A beautifully illustrated guide to the wildlife, plants, history and magic of woodlands. Children can discover their inner explorer, learning how to identify trees, track animals, build woodland shelters, draw maps and discover legends set in woods.
Above and Below
Usborne It all starts with a Seed..........How food Grows
Usborne Book of Growing Food
A simple step-by-step introduction to growing food in containers both inside and out. Projects include carrots from seeds, climbing cucumbers, edible flowers, popcorn, squash shaped like flying saucers and much more. Includes pages with essential planting techniques and tips on when to water, how to deal with pests and even make your own compost.