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The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas Shirley Willis

The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas By Shirley Willis

The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas by Shirley Willis


£3.49
Condition - Very Good
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Summary

This introductory atlas for young children contains informative maps, with simple text alongside offering a basic description of the country concerned. Pictorial maps show animals, food, places and events that are common to a particular country, with flags and population numbers also highlighted.

The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas Summary

The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas by Shirley Willis

This introductory atlas contains informative maps, with simple text alongside offering a basic description of the country concerned. Pictorial maps show animals, food, places and events that are common to a particular country. Flags and population numbers are also highlighted. Locator globes show the country's possition in the world. There is also an explanation of how the world becomes a map and an index of the world's countries and their capitals. A compass character introduces ideas and information through the use of speech bubbles. This atlas for young children aims to encourage children to learn basic map reading skills using grid references and scales, thus providing a possible tool for study at National Curriculum Key Stage 1 level for geography. A combination of maps, illustrations and photographs, this text provides an accesible introduction to the world.

The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas Reviews

A highly illustrated and excellent first atlas of the world. With attractive and informative maps, simple text and country descriptions and pictorial maps showing national animals, food, places, events, flags and population numbers this atlas ia a must for primary aged children. - Family Interest

About Shirley Willis

Shirley Willis was born in Glasgow, Scotland. She studied mural design and stained glass at Glasgow School of Art and Illustration and printmaking through to post-graduate level at Duncan Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee. She has written and illustrated many books for children, including those in the Buddies series. She has also worked as a book desiger and editor.

Additional information

GOR002894355
9780750233644
0750233648
The Wayland Junior Illustrated Atlas by Shirley Willis
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Hachette Children's Group
2002-04-18
64
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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