Homeschooling Curriculum
Grade 8 | Beginning at Year 7 or After | Slow Learner

Grade 8 homeschooling curriculum for the child who is a slow learner and started homeschooling in High School which may require some revision to catchup to the required level.  

This curriculum 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 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



Art - Intermediate

(Written by Martin, C) Contents: high jump, batsman, ballerina, cyclist, swimmer, diver, karate, long jump, sprinter, surfer, yoga, prayer, tennis player, juggler, draw your own action figure. Grade/s 3  |  30 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


To be used in conjunction with Succeeding in Social Studies


Comprehension - Extension

(Written by Wilson, G) Reading Test I: Exercise, Large Paintings and Larger Artists, Large Holes from Small Diggers, Glacier, Grizzly, Big Isn't Necessarily Better, The Wind in a Frolic, Plan Ahead, Reading Test 2: Pandora's Box, Buying a House, Old Shellover, The Climate of Mt lsa, Tractor, The Rifle Bird, Believe It Or Not - The Nose, Murder most Foul, Land Grant, Believe It Or Not -The Tongue, Temperature. Reading Test 3: Norfolk Island, William James Farrer, The Bandicoot, My Country, Storms of Fury, Pinchgut, Coat of Arms, The Gulf Stream, The Gopher or Ground Squirrel Reading Test 4. Chicken, Alaska, Quicksand, Rainfall in Australia, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Waratah, Wind Mining, The Sinking of the Quetta, The Golden Apples of the Hesperides, Reading Test 5: Ready, Aim, Fire!, James Bond 007, Believe It Or Not ? Saliva, Ash Wednesday, The Gods Must Be Angry, The Teams, The Boll Weevil, Danger Lurks, Reading Test 6: The Lava Tubes of Undara, The Wreck of the Sirius, Home Baked Bread, Matthew Flinders, Believe It Or Not ? Muscles, Hot Air, The Hammock, Bombaderry Creek, Andy's Gone With Cattle, Reading Test 7: Bloody Bridge, Peculiar Pikas, H.M.S. Bellerophon, Floating and Painful, Lighthouses, Andy's Return, Department Directory, Coral, Revision, Vocabulary Test. Grade/s 7-8  |  130 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Consists of twenty nine comprehension tests designed to improve reading for understanding and aspects of the vocabulary. Interesting short stories largely about famous people in history. Contents: the mysterious yeti, Boadicea, Leonidas, mischievous Michael, George Stephenson, Dawn Fraser, Joan of Arc. Charles 1st, the Southern Cross, Carl Benz, Rawdon Middleton, Challenger, William Wilberforce, Margaret Court, Endeavour, Anne Frank, Count Sandor, Atomic Bombs Fall, Pompeii, Bradman, Wilbur Wright, When Soccer Interrupted a Battle, Edward Jenner, Helena Rubenstein, Nelson, Elizabeth Fry, Florence Nightingale. Grade/s 8-10  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$12.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P)Contents: Filling up, Reading a sign, Reading a handbook, The overworked word nice, Words that sound alike, Reading a TV program, Reading a recipe, The overworked words got and get, Correcting a letter, Reading a telephone directory, Facts about skin cancer, More words that sound alike, Correcting mistakes, Ordering take-away, Using dictionary, Using past participles, using the past tense, food as energy, Reading a road map, more correcting mistakes, Unnecessary words, Reading instructions, reading a tide chart, more unnecessary words, proverbs, Reading a street map, Reading a railway timetable, using the right past tense, A visit to the museum, Reading a notice, reading a soccer league table, numeral words, Abbreviations, Reading a menu, Cricketing averages, Some useful verbs, Words that can be mispronounced, Applying for a driver's licence, Reading for information, euphemisms, More proverbs, Buying a house, buying a used car, Verbs that describe how we move, Frequently misspelt words, Keeping words in the right order, Reading instructions, Making a sentence longer, More reading for information, Verbs that describe movement, Correct usage, livestock numbers, Common nouns, Proper nouns, Collective nouns, Abstract nouns, Personal pronouns, Relative pronouns, adjectives, Verbs, Adverbs, Conjunctions, Prepositions, phrases, clauses and sentences, More correct usage, Grammar revision.Grade/s 7-8  |  76 Pages  |  195 Grams

$20.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Excellence in Reading Skills Year 4 is the fourth 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 4, students have to read and search for answers in the text. They also practise writing sentences correctly, and are required to write 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 4  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$14.95


Use this book for extension work if required

(Written by Howard, P) Excellence in Reading Skills Year 5 is the fifth 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. At Year 5, pupils are required to read and search for answers in the text. Questions involving a basic knowledge of grammar are introduced. 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 5  |  60 Pages  |  180 Grams

$14.95


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


Craft

(Written by Eddy, C) Contents: Getting started: Materials and Equipment Basic Skills. Techniques and projects: American Block Patchwork, Star of the West C, Quilt Layout, Baby's Play Mat English Patchwork, Tumbling Blocks Cushion ID Using a Quilting Hoop, Ribbon Quilt, Quilt As You Go, Scrap-Dash Stars Lap Quilt ID Log Cabin Patchwork, Log Cabin Quilt Hand Quilting, Amish-Style Wall Quilt 0 Seminole Patchwork, Quilter's Bag Machine Quilting, Machine-Quilted Cot Cover, Hand Appliqu‚, Tulip Cushion Machine Appliqu, Festive Stocking, Embellishing Quilts, Decorative Wall-Panel, Glossary, Index and Acknowledgements. Grade/s 7-10  |  128 Pages  |  535 Grams

$42.95


Optional craft book

(Written by Barnden, B) This essential guide to embroidery teaches everything you need to know in order to produce wonderfully decorative needlework. Starting with the knowledge of which threads and fabrics to work with, then mastering different stitches and more complicated techniques. From cross-stitch to applique, more than thirty stitches are examined with step-by-step photographs and easy-to-follow diagrams showing a range of beautiful designs which the beginner embroiderer will find easy to work with. Twelve inspired projects allow you to practise your skills while creating beautiful items for yourself, your family and your home. Grade/s 7-10  |  128 Pages  |  550 Grams

$40.00


Optional craft book


Curriculum Guides

(Written by Homeschooling Supplies (Aust)) A comprehensive suggested Curriculum guide for Grade 8 is available free of charge to customers purchasing books at the appropriate level.  Grade/s 8  |  15 Pages  |  10 Grams

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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, Word Knowledge: Animal Babies, Punctuation, Comprehension: William Farrer, Revision: Writing a Paragraph, Editing, Common and Proper Nouns, Humorous Poetry: The Triantiwontigongolope1, Writing a Story, Dictionary Skills, Collective Nouns, Nouns: Revision, Comprehension: John Howard (prison reform), Story Writing: My Best Friend24, Further Writing Topics, Abstract Nouns, Word Knowledge: Compound Words, Comprehension: Elizabeth Fry, Writing A Description, Further Descriptive Writing Topics, Noun Genders, Poem: The Man From Snowy River, Reporting an Event for a Newspaper, Personal Pronouns, Comprehension: Sir John Monash, Word Knowledge: Correct Usage, Verbs, Comprehension: How We Got Cheap Postage, Writing A Friendly Letter, Verb Tenses, Comprehension: Samuel Morse: the Telegraph, Writing An Autobiography, Present and Past Participles, Comprehension: Alexander Bell: the Telephone, Story Sequence: What Happened at the Pond, Sentences, Comprehension: Guglielmo Marconi: the Wireless, Dictionary Skills, Completing A Form, Subject and Predicate, Poem: An Introduction to Dogs (humorous description), Writing A Descriptive Poem, Using the Correct Word, Comprehension: John Baird: Television, A Recount, Descriptive Adjectives, Possessive Adjectives, Comprehension: James Watt: the Steam Engine, Following Instructions: Procedure, Writing Instructions: Procedure, Degree with Adjectives, Comprehension: Roman Roads, Word Knowledge, Using the Correct Word, Adjectives: Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral, Poem: Fable, Writing An Advertisement: Persuasive Writing, Possessive Pronouns, Prepositions, Comprehension: George Stephenson: the Story of the Railways, Word Knowledge, Map Reading, Word Meanings: Dictionary Skills, Sequence115, Revision in the following: Common and Proper Nouns, Collective Nouns, Writing A Story, Abstract Nouns118, Noun Genders, Descriptive Writing, Verbs, Participles121, Writing A Newspaper Report, Sentences, Comprehension: The Pyramids, Writing A Friendly Letter, Subject and Predicate, Map Reading, Degree with Adjectives, Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral Adjectives, Using the Correct Word, Word Knowledge, Answers Grade/s 4-6  |  144 Pages  |  400 Grams

$19.95


Use this book if not already completed

(Written by Marett, V) Contents: Notes to Parents, Word Knowledge: Animal Babies, Punctuation, Comprehension: William Farrer, Revision: Writing a Paragraph, Editing, Common and Proper Nouns, Humorous Poetry: The Triantiwontigongolope1, Writing a Story, Dictionary Skills, Collective Nouns, Nouns: Revision, Comprehension: John Howard (prison reform), Story Writing: My Best Friend24, Further Writing Topics, Abstract Nouns, Word Knowledge: Compound Words, Comprehension: Elizabeth Fry, Writing A Description, Further Descriptive Writing Topics, Noun Genders, Poem: The Man From Snowy River, Reporting an Event for a Newspaper, Personal Pronouns, Comprehension: Sir John Monash, Word Knowledge: Correct Usage, Verbs, Comprehension: How We Got Cheap Postage, Writing A Friendly Letter, Verb Tenses, Comprehension: Samuel Morse: the Telegraph, Writing An Autobiography, Present and Past Participles, Comprehension: Alexander Bell: the Telephone, Story Sequence: What Happened at the Pond, Sentences, Comprehension: Guglielmo Marconi: the Wireless, Dictionary Skills, Completing A Form, Subject and Predicate, Poem: An Introduction to Dogs (humorous description), Writing A Descriptive Poem, Using the Correct Word, Comprehension: John Baird: Television, A Recount, Descriptive Adjectives, Possessive Adjectives, Comprehension: James Watt: the Steam Engine, Following Instructions: Procedure, Writing Instructions: Procedure, Degree with Adjectives, Comprehension: Roman Roads, Word Knowledge, Using the Correct Word, Adjectives: Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral, Poem: Fable, Writing An Advertisement: Persuasive Writing, Possessive Pronouns, Prepositions, Comprehension: George Stephenson: the Story of the Railways, Word Knowledge, Map Reading, Word Meanings: Dictionary Skills, Sequence115, Revision in the following: Common and Proper Nouns, Collective Nouns, Writing A Story, Abstract Nouns118, Noun Genders, Descriptive Writing, Verbs, Participles121, Writing A Newspaper Report, Sentences, Comprehension: The Pyramids, Writing A Friendly Letter, Subject and Predicate, Map Reading, Degree with Adjectives, Demonstrative, Interrogative and Numeral Adjectives, Using the Correct Word, Word Knowledge, Answers Grade/s 4-6  |  144 Pages  |  400 Grams

$19.95


This book follows Successful English 4A.

(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


History

(Written by Marett, V) Eighth in the social studies series. Contents: Consolidation of Political Parties after Federation, The Boer War, World War I, The Great Depression in Australia 1929-32,  World War II, Timeline, Answers. Grade/s 6-10  |  144 Pages  |  400 Grams

$19.95


Use this book after completing the Succeeding in Social Studies series


Maths Primary - Core Curriculum

(Written by Tan, J) Whole Numbers--to 100,000 ,place value, greater than, less than, ordering numbers. The Four Operations of Whole Numbers--addition & subtraction, combining addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, 3 digit multiplication by 1 digit, 3 digit division by 1 digit, word problems, multiplication by 2 digits, word problems. Factors, Multiples, LCM--factors, common factors, multiples, LCM, revision of factors and multiples. Estimation--rounding off to the nearest 10, rounding off to the nearest 100, estimates (addition & subtraction), estimates (multiplication and division). Fractions--equivalent fractions, improper fractions, converting improper fractions to mixed numbers, converting mixed numbers to improper fractions, fractions in simplest form, addition & subtraction of fractions, finding the common denominator, combined addition and subtraction of fractions. Fractions--adding fractions to/ subtracting fractions from whole numbers, adding/subtracting mixed numbers, combining addition and subtraction of mixed numbers, ordering fractions, multiplying fractions and whole numbers, word problems. Graphs--bar charts, tabulating results. Angles--drawing angles using a protractor, measuring angles, sum of angles of a right angle, sum of angles of a right angle, sum of angles on a straight line. Perpendicular and Parallel Lines--identify perpendicular lines and parallel lines. Area & Perimeter--areas, area of composite figures, area of figures, perimeter, area and perimeter combined. Revision. Grade/s 5  |  128 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


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(Written by Tan, J) Multiplying fractions by whole and mixed numbers, fractions of quantities. Decimals, fractions and decimals, converting fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions. Word problems. Round whole numbers, estimating tenths and decimals with division. Averages. Solid figures, faces of a cube, nets. Volume of Rectangular prisms and cubes. Calculate height given volume, area and base. Volume in millilitres. Grade/s 5  |  128 Pages  |  330 Grams

$16.95


This book follows Easy-Learn Maths 5A

(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


This book follows 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


This book follows Easy-Learn Maths 6A


Maths - Extension Work

(Written by Donald, A) Contents: Equivalent fractions, simplifying fractions, reciprocals, mixed numbers, improper fractions, short problems with fractions. Grade/s 5-8  |  76 Pages  |  230 Grams

$12.95


Extension work as required

(Written by Donald, A) Contents: Addition of fractions, subtracting fractions, multiplying fractions, dividing fractions, short problems with fractions. Grade/s 5-8  |  76 Pages  |  230 Grams

$12.95


Extension work as required


Phonics - Revision

(Written by Marett, V) This is the first in a series of four books that is intended to provide revision of phonics for highschool students. It includes simple pictures to help children distinguish between multiple sounds, spelling rules, exercises to practise sounds and extend vocabulary, word searches and crossword puzzles, answers. This book should be completed by all but the very best spellers. If your child finds these books too hard the child needs to work through Practical Phonics Workbooks 3-6 first. Exercises are designed to help children practise the rules and sounds. Initial exercises are easier because of the nature of the words. Crossword puzzles and word searches are added to make the work more enjoyable and make sure that children repeatedly work through the word lists. Word searches have words running in all directions. Contents: th sound, ng sound, sh sound, wh sound, ee sound, doubling rule, ar sound, oa sound, a sounds, silent b sound, e sounds, h sounds, I sounds, y sounds, definitions, rules, Answers. Grade/s 6-10  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$13.95


Use this book if not all ready completed

(Written by Marett, V) This is second in a series of four books that is intended to provide revision of phonics for highschool students. Includes simple picture to help children distinguish between multiple sounds, spelling rules, exercises to practise sounds and extend vocabulary, word searches and crossword puzzles, answers. This book should be completed by all but the very best spellers. If your child finds these books too hard the child needs to work through Practical Phonics Workbooks 3-6 first. Exercises are designed to help children practise the rules and sounds. Initial exercises are easier because of the nature of the words. Crossword puzzles and word searches are added to make the work more enjoyable and make sure that children repeatedly work through the word lists. Word searches have words running in all directions. Contents: Vowels, o sounds, e sounds, syllables, u sounds, revision, x sounds, s sounds, kn sound, w and wr sounds, ch sounds, c sounds, g sounds, Revision, ck sound, dge sound, tch sound, ed sound, or sound, Revision, Definitions, Answers. Grade/s 6-10  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$13.95


This book follows Phonics Revision Workbook 1

(Written by Marett, V) This is third in a series of four books that is intended to provide revision of phonics for highschool students. Includes simple picture to help children distinguish between multiple sounds, spelling rules, exercises to practise sounds and extend vocabulary, word searches and crossword puzzles, answers. This book should be completed by all but the very best spellers. Contents: ie sounds, ai and ay sounds, oi and oy sounds, ei and ey sounds, Revision, o sounds, ea sounds. igh sound, ou sounds, Revision, ow sounds, au and aw sounds, ew sounds, or, oar, oor and our sounds, gu, gh and ui sounds, Revision, Definitions, Answers. Grade/s 6-12  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$13.95


This book follows Phonics Revision Workbook 2

(Written by Marett, V) This is fourth in a series of four books that is intended to provide revision of phonics at a highschool level. Includes simple picture to help children distinguish between multiple sounds, spelling rules, applicable spelling at highschool level, exercises to practise sounds and extend vocabulary, word searches and crossword puzzles and answers. This book should be completed by all but the very best spellers. Contents: eigh sounds, er, ir, ur, ear and or sounds, are, eir, ere, ear and air sounds, ough and augh sounds, foreign Spelling, ti, si and ci sounds, Revision, ph and rh sounds, sc and eu sounds, ps, pn and pt sounds, Adding Endings to Words, Useful Bits of Information, Plurals, Homophones, Word Building, Prefixes, Common Latin Root Words, Suffixes, Definitions, Answers.  Grade/s 6-12  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams

$13.95


This book follows Phonics Revision Workbook 3


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 - Secondary

(Written by Marett, F) Contents: branches and history of science, why study science, observation and experiment, units of measurement, setting up a laboratory, use of laboratory equipment, recording results, errors that can occur in measuring, separating mixtures, microscope. Includes 15 simple, fun experiments. Answers Grade/s 7  |  64 Pages  |  200 Grams

$16.95


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(Written by Marett, F) Contents: Living and non-living things, varieties of living organisms, classifying animals, classifying plants --includes general characteristics of each phylum), bacteria and virus, differences between plants and animals, structure of the flowering plant, roots, types of plants, seed dispersal, production of food in green plants, answers, definitions. Includes a few experiments. Grade/s 7  |  64 Pages  |  210 Grams

$16.95


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(Written by Marett, V) Contents: The Earth, space travel, astronomy, the sun, the planets, comets and meteorites, how did the universe begin. Making a sundial. revision. Grade/s 7  |  56 Pages  |  200 Grams

$16.95


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(Written by Marett, F) Contents: Matter and its states, types of matter, building blocks of matter, elements, molecules, compounds, properties of matter, specific properties of matter, using properties of matter, energy, electricity, electric circuits, magnetism, definitions. Grade/s 8  |  72 Pages  |  210 Grams

$16.95


This book follows Science for Secondary Students 7C - Earth and Space


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

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(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

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(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

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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

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