Chandra - Chandra is looking forward to her arranged marriage - her new husband is open-minded and modern-thinking. But when he dies shortly after their wedding Chandra realizes that she is now the property of her husband's family who blame her for their son's death. She escapes into the desert and eventually finds her way home - but her husband's family are hot on her heels.
Developing Language Skills Workbook 1 (Grade 1) 9781920008284 - Introduces learners to basic skills required for language development. Introduces initial and final consonant sounds, 3 letter blends, initial and final blends, essential vowel and consonant digraphs, with sentence construction and other varied activities. Learners practise and consolidate language and other necessary skills through a variety of carefully graded activities.
English for Success G7 Reader - This innovative Home Language series is the choice of teachers who want their learners to succeed. The content is dynamic, offering a variety of text types and extension activities. This creates opportunities for aspiring learners to excel. Literature, writing, listening and speaking as well as language skills are developed in context through studying established and contemporary extracts. This allows learners to master the language holistically. Superb planning and assessment tools enable the teacher to focus on individual learner needs. This series will develop learners' skills and challenge them to excel in their exams.
Handwriting Book Grade R Learners Workbook - The Bluebird Foundation series offers a full Literacy, Numeracy and Life Skills programme for the Grade R learner and can be used in the classroom or at home.
My Desktop Dictionary - My Desktop Dictionary is designed, written and illustrated for young children in their first years of learning. It is a student dictionary for children who are developing a written vocabulary and contains a wide range of commonly used words. Ample space is provided for recording new words that students may add to the dictionary.
At Her Feet - Offering an intriguing insight into the world of Islam from a woman's point of view, At Her Feet gives voice to six Muslim women of different ages and their response to events including an honour-killing in Jordan and everyday life in Cape Town. They examine their experiences as Muslim women both with respect to the behaviour of other practitioners of Islam, as well as at the hands of people outside of their faith. At Her Feet played to full houses around South Africa and garnered its author international acclaim. This edition includes: an introduction by the playwright, vocabulary help on the page, exam-style questions for learners, and information on the play's historical background.
Bridge to Terabithia - Now a major motion picture from Disney, starring Josh Hutcherson and Zooey Deschanel! Discover the beloved Newbery Medal-winning story by bestselling author Katherine Paterson, a modern classic of friendship and loss. Jess Aarons has been practicing all summer so he can be the fastest runner in the fifth grade. And he almost is, until the new girl in school, Leslie Burke, outpaces him. The two become fast friends and spend most days in the woods behind Leslie's house, where they invent an enchanted land called Terabithia. One morning, Leslie goes to Terabithia without Jess and a tragedy occurs. It will take the love of his family and the strength that Leslie has given him for Jess to be able to deal with his grief. In addition to being a Newbery Medal winner, Bridge to Terabithia was also named an ALA Notable Children's Book and has become a touchstone of children's literature, as have many of Katherine Paterson's other novels, including The Great Gilly Hopkins and Jacob Have I Loved. Supports the Common Core State Standards
Comprehension Workbook 2 (Grade 2) - This workbook follows a similar pattern to workbook 1. The reading passages revise and consolidate initial and final consonant blends. Vowel and consonant digraphs are also introduced.
Diary of a Young Girl - 'One of the greatest books of the [last] century' - Guardian. A deeply moving and unforgettable portrait of an ordinary and yet an extraordinary teenage girl.First published over sixty years ago, Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl has reached millions of young people throughout the world.In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years Anne vividly describes in her diary the frustrations of living in such close quarters, and her thoughts, feelings and longings as she grows up. Her diary ends abruptly when, in August 1944, they were all betrayed. Since its publication in 1947, The Diary of a Young Girl has been read by tens of millions of people, now reissued with a fresh new cover to mark what would have been Anne Frank's 90th birthday in June 2019.
Imagined Worlds: Anthology of Poetry- Imagined Worlds: An Anthology of Poetry is a new anthology of poems written by poets from a range of countries, reflecting different time periods and styles. The poems in Imagined Worlds: An Anthology of Poetry are arranged in themes within an accessible and user-friendly format and design. This full-colour anthology includes photographs that aid understanding and provide opportunities for visual literacy links with the poems.
Listening & Language Home Program Level 1 - The Listening & Language Home Programme, written by Liesel van Niekerk (Speech and Hearing Teacher), is a home schooling programme which helps your child to develop his/her language skills. The programme teaches your child listening skills, logical reasoning, the correct use of grammatical, structures, language concepts and descriptive language and also helps to improve vocabulary. It offers practical advice and allows the child to progress at his/her own pace.