Homeschooling Curriculum
Grade 6 | Long Term Homeschooler | Brighter Child

Grade 6 homeschooling curriculum for the child who is a fast learner and is suitable for all home schooling students in ACT, NT, NSW, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC and WA.

All states now use the same grade numbering following harmonisation of the Australian curriculum system.  

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Art - Beginner

(Written by Willison, Belinda) Contents: Protoceratops, Monoclonius, Brachiosaurus, Diplodocus, Oviraptor, Notosawrus, Ouranosaurus, Euoplochephalus, Spinosaurus, Diplocaulus, Tyrannosaurus, Eoraptor, Oviraptor, Albertosaurus, Triceratops, Hypsilophodon, Ichthyosaur, Parasaurolophus, Stegosaurus, Pteradon, Maiasaura, Caudipteryx, Velociraptor, Giganotosaurus Grade/s 3-8  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95


(Written by Willson, B) Contents: Lion cubs, zebras, puppies, koala, elephant, kitten, hippopotamus, foal, polar bear, fox cubs, kangaroo/wallaby joey, mouse/rat, monkey/gorilla, fawn, Draw your own baby animal. Grade/s 3-8  |  32 Pages  |  140 Grams

$4.95



Atlas

(Written by Jacaranda) The fourth edition of the Jacaranda Primary Atlas has been revised to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Geography. Retaining its mapping excellence and graded skill development, the as presents a wealth of gazetteer and thematic maps, new case studies, and fully updated statistics that go with the curriculum content descriptions for Years 3-6. The atlas is divided into three main sections: Skills: Students are introduced to basic map interpretation and geospatial skills through stimulating resources and activities. Australia: This section comprehensively informs students about their own country. Detailed maps of each state and territory are supported by Geofacts and case studies appropriate to primary school students and curriculum themes.  Topics such as Australia's natural and human features, resources and their sustainable use, care for special places, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, and our connections with other countries are featured throughout this section. World: Satellite images of continents give students a bird's-eye view of the world, while new case studies explore natural and human features, geographical and cultural diversity, and issues relating to the ways humans interact with their environments. Additional thematic pages provide an engaging reference for topics such as climate, endangered species, culture and World Heritage. Grade/s 7-10  |  174 Pages  |  830 Grams

$45.50



Christian Books - Bush Boys

(Written by Tierney, J) The Bush Boys and Cuthbert joins the Bush Boys are now published in one volume. BUSH BOYS: Peter and John Cumberland from the suburbs enjoy the first week of their spring school holidays with their cousins, Greg and Bernie Cumberland at The Hills of Home in the Wild Bush Mountains. There is a lot of camping fun and excitement with a nasty group of older boys. Peter and John learn lots of bushcraft - and so does the reader. 300 pages in 37 short chapters. CUTHBERT JOINS THE BUSH BOYS: Cuthbert B. Bishop is nearly kidnapped by crooks demanding a ransom from his rich father. He is sent into hiding at his cousins. Greg and Bernie Cumberland, at The Hills of Home in the Wild Bush Mountains, for the spring school holidays. Greg and Bernie with their other cousins, Pete and John, help make Cuthbert into a real bush boy... The 'bush treatment' at Ducky Pool in Koala Creek works wonders - it always does. Pete and John's younger sisters Jenny and Jude arrive too, and make a trio with Kate, Bernie's young sister. The five boys have wild adventures camping - and capturing kidnappers. The girls are too young for camping but have their own adventures and play a vital part in the final police round-up. 256 pages in 31 short chapters. Grade/s 5-9  |  516 Pages  |  335 Grams

$15.00


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(Written by Tierney, J) More adventures of Greg, Bernie & Kate Cumberland who are homeschooled. The story begins with the bushrangers in 1880 but where is their gold hidden? Includes mud fights at Ducky Pool, cooking on fires, ancient wagons, gunpowder and secret codes, narrow escapes. Includes 50 pictures, diagrams and things to do. A quarterly magazine called "Bush Boys Exp" This is the fourth book about Greg and Bernie, Pete and John Cumberland, with two new boys, in a six day camping adventure in the Wild Bush Mountains. For 441 pages you'll feel you're really there yourself, working up an appetite, cooking on a campfire, smelling wood smoke and sleeping under the stars. You'll know the wild and lyric beauty of the bush rugged ridges, tall trees and scratchy scrub, rocks and rapids, wind and water, light on leaves, cliffs and waterfalls, inviting pools, awe-inspiring distances, and the wonder of bird calls amid uncivilized silence. Bush Boys on the Move has 71 pages of Appendices on do-it-yourself camping with vital DO'S and DON'TS for planning your own bush adventure. Bush Boys on the Move is an ideal book for all adventurous boys and girls. "Bush Boys Explorers", edited by Sue Elvis, a homeschooling mother of eight, is published quarterly and may be downloaded from www.cardinalnewman.com.au. Grade/s 5-9  |  396 Pages  |  285 Grams

$15.00


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(Written by Tierney, J) The sequel to Bush Boys--a further thrilling camping adventure. The National Park Ranger has given the boys some sealed orders, which lend zest to their adventure. The real danger comes from kidnappers who aim to extort a huge ransom from Cuthbert's rich father. The book contains 71 pages of appendices of camping tips and other useful information. A quarterly magazine called "Bush Boys Explorers", edited by Sue Elvis, a homeschooling mother of eight, is published quarterly and may be downloaded from www.cardinalnewman.com.au. Grade/s 5-9  |  512 Pages  |  370 Grams

$15.00


Suggested reading

(Written by Tierney, J) The fifth book in the Bush Boys series. It is about a family ignorant of the bush. The only way to make ends meet after the birth of their ninth child is for Max Lawson (decended from the explorer) to give up his Christian Bookshop in the suburb of Boxwatch and return to teaching high school maths at Galway Crags in the Wild Bush. A quarterly magazine called "Bush Boys Explorers", edited by Sue Elvis, a homeschooling mother of eight, is published quarterly and may be downloaded from www.cardinalnewman.com.au.  Grade/s 5-9  |  492 Pages  |  315 Grams

$17.95


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Comprehension - Extension

(Written by Howard, P) Answers Integrated approach to English by offering children interesting passages to dissect and respond to by writing answers. Large print. Includes recognition of parts of speech, dictionary skills and poetry. Grade/s 5-6  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Excellence in Reading Skills Year 6 is the last of six books aimed at primary children to help improve their reading and vocabulary. Students are presented with an interesting study passage based on questions which may puzzle them. Hopefully, students' general knowledge will increase as they work through the series. In Year 6, pupils are required to read and search for answers in the text. Questions involving a basic knowledge of grammar are expanded from the previous level. Students also practice writing sentences correctly, and are required to create a sentence relevant to each text. The Answers section is placed in the middle of the book so it can be removed by a teacher or parent. Grade/s 6  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$14.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Contents: the selfish giant, queen bee, pottery, the stone age, mosquitoes, Douglas Bader, Hovercraft, The ends of the earth, How the geese saved Rome, Crossing the Blue Mountains, from the Sheep, a tall story, jet aircraft, crocodile enemies, a recipe for Anzac Biscuits, Drakes long voyage, calories in food, Pompeii, the 3 questions, family budget, Lawrence Hargrave, Papyrus & Early writing, stopped by a song, oxygen, the Mary Celeste, the development of guns, the young king, coffee, the rules of snooker, railway timetables, the First Fleet Arrives, lighting fires when camping, chimpanzees, Ben Hall--Bushranger, Gulliver Awakes, flea circuses, the caves at Lascaux, some tips for hockey players, first aid at motor accidents, space travel, lighthouses, Mario canoes, the solitary reaper, the Findall metal Detector, Chloroform the first anesthetic, King Zozer's Step Pyramid, Your Brain, a courageous Roman, Alice in Wonderland, a tale of Vikings, locks & keys, a heroic nurse, the real Robinson Crusoe, Leonardo Da Vinci, Cortez & Montezuma--Part 1, part 2 discoveries of Isaac Newton, a famous singer, pollution of rivers, paleontology. Very interesting comprehension topics. Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


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Craft

(Written by Marett, V) Well illustrated book giving a large range of craft activities using paper and cardboard boxes. Includes a range of craft for smaller children. Grade/s K-6  |  57 Pages  |  205 Grams

$10.95


This is an optional extra

(Written by Marett, V) This book is keyed to Flags and Emblems but can be used separately. Children make animals and birds in card, wood, cross stitch, fabric paint or embroidery. Families choose the most suitable media. Basic figures ensure use by all age. Emblems can also be made into a wall display. A fun way to reinforce what children have learnt. Grade/s 1-6  |  47 Pages  |  125 Grams

$10.95


This is an optional extra

(Written by Guy, L & Hall, F) Aimed at children between the ages of 6 to 9. Easy to follow instructions. Lively illustrations. Fantastic projects, all with charts and templates. Everything you need to get knitting in no time. Contents: What is knitting?, What do we knit with?, Let's get started!, The slip knot, Let's cast on!, The knit stitch, How to stop knitting, Get the size right, Project 1: Flying Flag, The purl stitch, Project 2: Happy Herbie, Stocking stitch, Project 3: Hooting Henry, Knitting with stripes, Project 4: Stripy Secret Book, Knitting shapes, Project 5: Flitting Flo, Knitting with a dolly, Project 6: All Together Bag, When things go wrong, How to, Templates. Grade/s 1-3  |  96 Pages  |  300 Grams

$24.95


Optional craft book


Curriculum Guides

(Written by Homeschooling Supplies (Aust)) A comprehensive suggested Curriculum guide for Grade 6 is available free of charge to customers purchasing books at the appropriate level.  Grade/s 6  |  8 Pages  |  10 Grams

$0.00


A suggested curriculum guide is available free of charge when ordering books for this level


English - Core Curriculum

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Notes to Parents, Writing, Checklist, Revision of Common and Proper Noun, Revision of Collective and Abstract Nouns, Comprehension: Finding Out About History, Biographies and Autobiographies, Writing a Biography, Nouns: Number Agreement, Nouns: Number and Gender Agreement, Comprehension: The Sumerians, A Tall Story Mulga Bill's Bicycle, Story Writing: Writing A Tall Story, Dictionary and Thesaurus Skills, Nouns in the Nominative Case, Comprehension: Daily Life in Sumer, An Adventure Story: Blinky Bill, Story Writing: An Adventure Story, Synonyms and Antonyms, Nouns in the Objective Case, Comprehension: Everyday Life in Sumer, A Business Letter, Communication: Writing A Business Letter, Nouns in the Possessive Case, Revision of Noun Cases, Homophones, Comprehension: The Rise of the Egyptian Civilization, Critical Thinking: Advertisements, Understanding Terms Used in Advertisements, Interrogative Pronouns and Adjectives, Demonstrative Pronouns and Adjectives, Comprehension: Ancient Egyptian Society, Poetry: Corny Bill, Expository Writing: Writing A Description, What is A Necessary Part of Descriptive Writing? Writing a Descriptive Essay, Degree with Adjectives, Comprehension: Religion, Death & the Egyptians, Filling in Forms: Birth Certificate, Word Usage, Possessive and Distributive Adjectives, Proverbs, Comprehension: Egyptian Writing, Writing a Diary, Capital Letters and Full Stops, Capital Letters and Abbreviations, Comprehension: What We Owe the Ancient Egyptians, The Play, C.J. Dennis, Writing A Dialogue, Finite Verbs, Transitive Verbs, Comprehension: Ancient China, An Extract from : Coral Island,  Writing A Narrative: Arriving in Australia, Simple and Continuous Tense, Comprehension: The Shang Dynasty, Persuasive Writing: Argumentative Writing, Correcting Sentences, Homonyms, Reading A Newspaper, The Main Elements of a Newspaper, Magazines, Revision, Nouns, Writing A Tall Story, Nouns in the Nominative Case, Writing An Adventure Story, Comprehension: The Colossus of Rhodes, Nouns in the Objective and Possessive Case, Writing a Business Letter, Demonstrative and Interrogative Pronouns and Adjectives, Filling Out a Form, Degree with Adjectives, Critical Thinking, Possessive and Distributive...

$25.95


This book follows Successful English 4B

(Written by Marett, V) This book covers grammar, creative writing and comprehension. Contents: Writing Checklist, Correct Useage, Object of a Sentence, Comprehension: China; The Chou Dynasty, Mapping, More Subjects and Predicates, More Subjects, Verbs and Objects, Comprehension: China; The Qin Dynasty, Figures of Speech; Similies, Figures of Speech; More Similies, Colons and Semicolons, Comprehension: China; The Han Dynasty, Following Instructions, Question Marks and Exclamation Marks, Apostrophes, Comprehension; Life in Ancient China: The Family, Setting a Scene, Changing Scenes, Thesaurus Skills, Recognising and Using Adverbs, Recognising and Using Adverbs and Adjectives, Comprehension; Chinese Writing, Taking Notes, Expanding Notes, Prepositions, Pronouns, Comprehension: Chinese Life, Applying Note Taking, Conjunctions, Comprehension: Chinese Science, Referencing, Articles, More Adverbs, Poetry: The Ballad of Ben Hall, Enhancing A Report, Correct Word, Descriptive and Possessive Adjectives, Comprehension: Early Indian History: Harappans, Writing a Book Report, Book Report Sheet; Fiction, Book Report Sheet; Non-Fiction, Recognising Nouns, Pronouns and Adjectives in a Sentence, Comprehension: Early Indian Civilization: The Aryans, Procedures: Following Instructions, Procedures: Writing Instructions. Grade/s 5-7  |  128 Pages  |  400 Grams

$25.95


This book follows Successful English 5A

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Notes To Parents, Writing Checklist, Common, Proper, Collective and Abstract Nouns, Compound Nouns and Gerunds, Comprehension: Crete, Revision of Drafting and Editing, Dictionary Usage, Singular and Plural Nouns, Agreement of Nouns and Verbs, Comprehension: Life in Crete, The Man from Ironbark, Narratives, Nominative or Objective Case with Nouns, Possessive Case with Nouns, Comprehension: The Phoenicians, An Adventure Story, Writing an Adventure Story, Recognising and Using Pronouns, Comprehension: Important Aspects of Phoenician Life, Newspapers, Emphatic, Interrogative and Indefinite Pronouns, Pronouns, Comprehension: Early Israel, Persuasive Writing, Animal Pairs, Adjectives, Comprehension: Israel; Further History, Persuasive Writing; Letter to the Editor, Writing the Letter to the Editor, More Adjectives, Degrees of Adjectives, Comprehension: Israel; Religion, Emails, Finite and Transitive Verbs, More Finite and Transitive Verbs, Comprehension: Israel; Men and Women, Writing an Advertisement, Collective Nouns: Animal Groups, Agreement of Subject and Verb, Word Knowledge, Comprehension: Israel; Life, Critical Thinking; Advertising, Participles, Active & Passive Voice, Comprehension: Israel; Children, Dialogue; An Interview, Correcting Sentences, More Passive and Active Voice, Collective Nouns: People, Comprehension: Medes and Persians, Early History, Form; Postal Vote Application, Critical Thinking: Banking and Online Scams, Word Knowledge, Reviewing Punctuation, Further Persian History, Writing a Description, Poetry Terms, Prepositions, Word Knowledge: Occupations, Comprehension; Persian Administration, Essay Writing; Writing Comparisons, Synonyms and Antonyms,  Proverbs, Revision: Nouns, Singular and Plural Nouns, Narrative, Nominative, Objective, Possessive Case with Nouns, Recognising and Using Pronouns, Newspaper, Adjectives, Persuasive Writing, Adjectives 2, Letter to the Editor, Finite and Transitive Verbs, Writing an Advertisement, Participles, Dialogue, Writing A Description, Prepositions, Synonyms and Antonyms, Writing Comparisons, Answers. Grade/s 6-8  |  156 Pages  |  430 Grams

$25.95


This book follows Successful English 5B

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Writing Checklist, Subject and Predicate, Conjunctions, Comprehension: Greece, Critical Thinking, Simple, Compound and Complex Sentences, Word Usage, Comprehension: Sparta, Writing an Explanation, Adverbs, Comprehension: Athens, Following Complex Instructions, Writing Complex Instructions, Changing to Direct or Indirect Speech, Comprehension; Education in Greece, Dictionary Skills, Using Multi-Media, Correcting Sentences, Revision of Subject and Predicate, Comprehension; Life in Greece, Different Forms of Media for Different Circumstances, Revision of Subject, Predicate and Object, Whose, Who, Whom, Comprehension; Greek Gods, Understanding Poetry, Transitive and Intransitive Verbs, Word Skills, Comprehension; Greek Architecture, Understanding Poetry, Revision of Irregular Verbs, Word Knowledge, Comprehension; Greek Homes, Analysing a Poem, Complement of the Verb, Adverbs, Comprehension; Persia's Threat to Greece, Revision of Note Taking, Applying Note Taking, Phrases, Comprehension; Alexander the Great, Using the Internet, Avoiding Ambiguity, Proverbs, Comprehension; The Legacy of the Greeks, Reading a Weather Map, Correct Punctuation, Using the Correct Word, Comprehension; The Beginning of the Roman Empire, Understanding Films, Analogies, Homonyms, Comprehension; The Roman Empire, Understanding Films, Hyphens, Comprehension; Living in Rome, Analysing Literature, Revision, Conjunctions, Writing an Explanation, Adverbs, Correcting Sentences, Writing Complex Instructions, Subject, Predicate and Object, Transitive and Intransitive Verbs, Irregular Verbs, Understanding Poetry, Applying Note Taking, Phrases, Reading a Weather Map 132, Using the Internet, Homonyms, Understanding Films, Complement of a Verb, Analysing Literature, Word Knowledge, Answers. Grade/s 6-8  |  157 Pages  |  430 Grams

$25.95


This book follows Successful English 6A


English - Reading Appreciation

(Written by Howard, P) Story with multi choice questions. Answers included. Black Beauty was a horse. This of the story of his life time and of his various owners. Classic. Grade/s 2-4  |  56 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) Reading appreciation and comprehension based on the Dad & Dave story. Multiple choice questions. Answers included. Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text

(Written by Howard, P) A shortened and adapted form of the book. Each page has multiple choice questions to test if the text was absorbed. The questions are aimed at checking the general flow of the book ahs been understood. Answers are included. Grade/s 3-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Suggested Reading. This book has comprehension questions throughout the text


General Aptitude

(Written by Howard, P) Written to give children practise in intelligence tests which they will face when they seek a job. Contents: Spatial reasoning, numbers in series, anagrams, mathematical art, remove the letters, choosing correct meaning, largest, finding the word, alphabet, families, alike words, follow the lines, analogies, same sound, spelt differently, words in words, association of words, letter codes, sequential reasoning, hidden words, rhyming words, association of words, opposite meaning, find families, build a word, magic squares, opposites, cross sections, categories of words, deductive thinking, areas of funny figures. Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Second in the series. Use occasionally to allow students to become accustomed to general ability questions

(Written by Howard/Faux) The tests in this book provide practise in these type of tests but have not been standardised. Grade/s 5-8  |  64 Pages  |  200 Grams

$12.95


Use occasionally to allow students to become accustomed to general ability questions

(Written by Howard, P) 29 graded tests designed to give practise in the kinds of questions students may encounter in later life. Most questions have multiple choice answers. Grade/s 5-7  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use occasionally to allow students to become accustomed to general ability questions


Maths Primary - Core Curriculum

(Written by Tan, J) Whole Numbers--numerals, number words in thousand and millions. Factors and Multiples--factors, common factors, multiples, common multiples, lowest common multiple, revision. Rounding Numbers--Round to the nearest thousand, estimates. Multiplication and Division--multiple by tens, hundreds and thousands, getting the number of zeros correct, dividing by tens, hundreds and thousands, estimate quotients, multiply by two digit numbers, division by 2 digit numbers. The Four Operations of Whole numbers--addition and subtraction can be done together, multiplication before addition and subtraction, division before multiplication, work the calculation in the brackets first, revision. Area and Perimeter--area of figures, area of triangles, area of composite figures, calculate base and height triangle, more practise on areas. Fractions--reduce to the simplest form, equivalent fractions, greater than, less than and equal to, whole numbers, improper fractions, mixed numbers, arranging fractions in order of size, product of fraction and whole numbers, fraction of a quantity, fraction x fraction, one quantity as a fraction of another of the same kind, dividing fractions by a whole number, word problems. Ratio--ratio, reduce ratio to the simplest form, given a ratio and one of the quantities, given ratio and total quantity, word problems. Angles--directions, measure angles with a protractor, calculate right angles, calculate angles on a straight line, vertically opposite angles, calculate angles, angles of a triangle, sum of angles of a triangle, exterior angles of a triangle, equilateral triangle and isosceles triangle, drawing triangles. Solid Figures--difference between pyramids and prisms, nets of a rectangular pyramid, nets of a triangular pyramid, nets of a square pyramid, nets of a hexagon pyramid, nets of solid figures. Graphs--construct graphs, understanding graphs. Revision. Grade/s 6  |  128 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


Use this book after completing Easy Learn Maths 5B

(Written by Tan, J) Decimals--place value, meaning of tenths, meaning of hundredths, meaning 0of thousandths, greater than, less than and equal to, ordering numbers, make 1, converting decimals to fractions, converting fractions to decimals, estimates, round/correct to the nearest whole number, round/correct to decimal place, round/correct to decimal places, dividing then correcting/rounding to one decimal place, fractions to decimals. Revision. Multiplication and Division of decimals--multiply by 10, 100 and 1000, division by tens, hundreds and thousands, multiply by two digit whole number, division by two digit whole number, conversion of measurements, revision. Percentages--meaning of percent, convert fractions to percentage, convert percentage to fractions, converting decimals to percentages, converting percentages to decimals, larger percentages, one quantity as a percentage of another quantity, word problems, percentage of a quantity. Revision. Rate & Speed--meaning of rate, word problems, meaning of speed, word problems. 3-sided and 4-sided figures--drawing 3-sided figures, drawing triangles, drawing 4-sided figures, properties of a parallelogram, calculating angles in a parallelogram. Volume--volume of a cuboid or rectangular prism (2 formulas), volume of liquid in rectangular prisms, capacity, given the volume, calculate the l, b, h, height of water in the container. Algebra--substitution, use of symbols. Revision. Grade/s 6  |  128 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


Use this book after completing Easy Learn Maths 6A


Maths Secondary - Core Curriculum

(Written by Tan, J) Chapter 1. Whole Numbers, Numbers to 99,999,999 Rounding off Numbers, The Four Operations of Whole Numbers Grouping Concept of Multiplication Revision, Chapter 2. Factors and Multiples, Factors, Highest Common Factor (HCF), Multiples and Lowest Common Multiple (LCM) Prime Numbers Index Notation, Revision of Chapter I and 2, Chapter 3. Algebra, Algebraic Expressions, Simplifying Algebraic Expressions Rules in Algebra, Using Brackets in Algebra Substitution Revision, Chapter 4. Tessellations, Nets and Symmetry, Tessellations, Net of a Cube Symmetry, Revision of Chapter 3 and 4, Chapter 5. Geometry, Angles, Triangles and Parallelograms, Angles, Triangles and Parallelograms Challenging Problems Revision, Chapter 6, Ratios, Meaning of Ratios Relationship between Ratios and Fractions, Combining, Ratios, Chapter 7, Percentage, Meaning of percent, Fractions to Percentages (by Division), Percentage to Fractions, Percentage increase/ decrease, Percentage Profit/ Loss, Percentages problems, Interest and GST tax, More challenging problems, Test paper 1, Test Paper 2, Answers. Grade/s 7  |  174 Pages  |  440 Grams

$16.95


Use this book after completing Easy-Learn Maths 6B


Phonics

(Written by Marett, V) The seventh in a series of seven books suitable for young children beginning to learn to read, for children needing work after school and older slow learners. Begins the double and multiple sounds. Rules are included. Includes lots of practise and reading. Contents: Quick reference guide for rules, ph sound, rh sound, sc sound, eu sound, ps sound, pt, pn sounds, syllables, foreign spelling, the English language, latin roots, Greek prefixes, suffixes, common endings, endings that are tricky, homonyms, homographs, homophones, synonyms, antonyms, plurals, compound words, contractions, confused words, abbreviations, punctuation, revision, answers. Grade/s 3-8  |  128 Pages  |  320 Grams

$18.95


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Reference

(Written by Oxford) The Australian Oxford Paperback Thesaurus is the most easy to use Australian thesaurus available for adults, the perfect resource to expand your vocabulary, improve the quality of your writing, and enable you to communicate with confidence. Over 150,000 similar and related words to choose from Clear cross-references to words with opposite meanings and related meanings. A to Z sequence makes it easy to find the word you need. Many phrases and sentences show how words are used in context; labels indicate words that have restricted use; different senses are numbered Parts of speech are highlighted. Grade/s 2-4  |  625 Pages  |  560 Grams

$32.95


This book is required when working through the successful English series

(Written by Oxford University Press)A good quality dictionary for primary school.Grade/s 1-4  |  506 Pages  |  640 Grams

$32.95


(Written by Marett, V)Contains rules for grammar, spelling and written expression. Grade/s 1-12  | 90 Pages  | 335 Grams

$19.95



Science - Primary

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: The environment, the wise use of our natural resources, frogs and toads, air, reptiles, whales, seeds, healthy eating, why do we need these foods?, our Earth, minerals, revision, answers. Grade/s 6  |  74 Pages  |  200 Grams

$14.95


This book is available in two editions; A Christian edition and a secular edition. This is the secular edition.

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: The environment, the wise use of our natural resources, frogs and toads, air, reptiles, whales, seeds, healthy eating, why do we need these foods?, our Earth, minerals, revision, answers. Grade/s 6  |  74 Pages  |  200 Grams

$14.95


This book is available in two editions; A Christian edition and a secular edition. This is the secular edition.

(Written by Wilson, G) What is air? Properties of Air. The atmosphere. What is water? Properties of water. Water good & bad. What is wind? Wind - good & bad. What is electricity? Electricity - good & bad. The earth's resources. Our polluted air. Water, a vital resource. A resource-hungry world. Grade/s 6  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


This book follows Primary Science 6

(Written by Wilson, G) Contents: Weather and climate. The shape of the land, Let there be light, Sound and hearing. Technology at work Grade/s 6  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


This book follows Succeeding in Science 6


Social Studies

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Using an atlas, mapping skills, Geography of Australia by state, the sheep industry in Australia, the cattle industry, the wheat industry, early explorers of the world, Leif Erickson (Viking), Marco polo, Prince Henry the navigator, Bartholomew Diaz, Vasco da Gama, Christopher Columbus, Magellan, Answers. Grade/s 4-8  |  96 Pages  |  260 Grams

$14.95


Use this book after Succeeding in Social Studies 3

(Written by Marett, V) Contents:Latitude and longitude, geography of Australia, the Australian Aborigine, the coming of the Europeans, Captain Cook, life in the eighteenth century, the first fleet, early governors, Bass and Flinders, Tasmania, Queensland, Western Australia, Victoria, South Australia, Northern Territory, gold, Cobb and Co., the Chaffey brothers, Thomas mort and refrigeration, answers. Grade/s 5-10  |  96 Pages  |  250 Grams

$14.95


Use this book after Succeeding in Social Studies 4

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: How the Federation of Australia Came About, What is the Constitution, Our Responsibilities, Climate, Geological Disasters, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Our Northern Neighbours, Republic of Indonesia, Singapore. Grade/s 6-10  |  89 Pages  |  270 Grams

$14.95


Use this book after Succeeding in Social Studies 5

(Written by Marett, V) Poem: Bora; Traditional Lifestyles; The Dreamtime; Leadership; The Family; Girls; Marriage; Sacred Ceremonies; Corroborees; Initiation Ceremonies; Clothes; Languages; Women’s Responsibilities; Men’s Responsibilities; Catching Birds, Animals and Kangaroos; Grade/s 6-10  | 54 Pages  | 160 Grams

$15.95


Complete this following Succeeding in Social Studies 6


Spelling

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Notes to Students and Parents, short a sound, au sound, ph sound, more ph sounds, revision, c that says k, c that says s, ch that says ch, ch that says k, ch that says sh, revision, short e sound, more short e sounds, long e sound, short i sound, revision, long i sound, short o sound, long o sound, qu sound, revision, ar sound, y that says ee, or sound, -ary, revision, suffix -ant, rh sound, suffix -ence, more suffix -ent, Revision, sy sound, suffix -tion, more -tion words, suffix -sion, revision, more -sion words, suffix -ment, eu sound, pl, pn, ps, psy, pt sounds, revision, dictation, answers. Grade/s 6  |  99 Pages  |  300 Grams

$16.95


This book follows Successful Spelling 5

(Written by Howard, P)60 Practical pages in vocabulary building. The exposure to the words, which are placed in context, will improve the child's spelling and ability to construct sentences.Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

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Extension work as required

(Written by Howard, P) Vocabulary words are grouped as themes or topics. Each word has to be correctly inserted into the sentence to which it belongs. Spelling is from the context of stories with only one correct answer, crosswords where children have to spell words from clues given or placing the words in a correct sentence. Fun to do but as a real standard. Excellent extension book. Grade/s 5-8  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

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(Written by Marett, V) Use this book at the end of grade 5 or for placement of the child when commencing homeschooling. Grade/s 5  |  64 Pages  |  200 Grams

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(Written by Marett, F) Contents: Place value, factors, Lowest Common Multiple, Rounding numbers, Division - Correct number of zeros, Multiplication by two digit numbers, Division by two digit numbers, Order of operation, Word problems, Fractions, Addition of Fractions, Subtraction of Fractions, Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Multiplication of Fractions, Division of Fractions, Word problems involving fractions, Place value of decimals, Adding and subtracting decimals, Converting decimals to fractions, Converting fractions to decimals, Rounding decimals, Converting decimals to percentages, Converting percentages to decimals, Converting fractions to percentages, Converting fractions to percentages, Multiplication of decimals, Division of decimals, One quantity as a percentage of another, Expressing a ratio as a percentage, Percentage of a quantity, Area of a triangle, Perimeter, Area of composite figures,  Ratios, Word problems involving ratios, Drawing and measuring angles, Calculating right angles, Calculating angles in a straight line, Vertically opposite angles, Triangles, Calculating angles, Equatorial and isosceles triangles, Solid figures, Nets of solid figures, Graphs, Rate of speed, Rate of speed word problems, Conversion of measurements, Drawing triangles and parallelograms, Calculating angles in a parallelogram, Volume of a cube, Volume of cuboids and rectangular prisms, Volume; capacity, Calculating length, breadth and height, Height of a liquid in a container, Algebra; finding a value, Algebraic statements, Answers. Grade/s 6  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

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(Written by Marett, V) A revision of spelling for Years 5&6. A good way to check your child's progress or as a diagnostic tool for children coming out of school to commence homeschooling. Contents: Prefixes & Suffixes, short a sound, prefix ad-, short a sound, prefix ad-, c that says k, c that says s, k that says k, short e, long e, ea that says long e, short I, short o, long o, sh sound, th sound, short u, long u that says oo, y that say I; y that says ee, sh sound, th sound, short g sound, g that says j, qu sound, words ending el or le, suffix -able, suffix -ible, s sound words, t sound words, prefix dis-, suffix -ance, ar sound, v sound, sc sound (blend), sc sound (blend and sc says s), Rules, short a sound as in cat, au sound as in audience, ph sound as in telephone, c that says k as in cot, c that says s as in face, ch that says ch as in change, ch that says k as in chaos, ch that says sh as in chalet, short e as in feral, long e sound as in design, short i as in billion, long i sound as in abide, y that says ee, short o as in property, long o sound as in broker, qu sound as in queen, ar sound as in harness, or sound as in for, suffix -ary as in dietary, suffix -ant as in resistant, suffix -ment as in commandment, suffix -ary as in dietary, suffix -ant as in resistant, suffix -ence as in excellence, suffix -ent as in efficient, suffix -tion as in attention, suffix -sion as in decision, rh sound as in rhubarb, sy sound as in syllable, eu sound as...

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This book may be used to test; revise previous work or extend