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Big Words for Little People Calmness

Big Words for Little People Calmness

This little hardback book creates a moment to focus on Calmness. Using carefully chosen words and phrases, such as ‘breathe’ or ‘balance’, it creates a special moment for grown-ups and young children to focus on what it means to be calm and how to cope with worries.

Suitable for age 3+.

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Big Words for Little People Doing Your Best

Big Words for Little People Doing Your Best

This little hardback book creates a moment to focus on Doing Your Best. It introduces words to talk about feelings with confidence and in a way that feels good. The engaging art style, fun characters and picture book feel make it perfect to share and, because it’s from Oxford, it’s packed with educational goodness to help children develop and grow.

Suitable for age 3+.

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Big Words for Little People Friendship

Big Words for Little People Friendship

This little hardback book creates a moment to focus on Friendship. It introduces words to talk about feelings with confidence and in a way that feels good. The engaging art style, fun characters and picture book feel make it perfect to share and, because it is from Oxford, it is packed with educational goodness to help children develop and grow.

Suitable for age 3+.

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Big Words for Little People Happiness

Big Words for Little People Happiness

This little hardback book creates a moment to focus on Happiness. It introduces words to talk about feelings with confidence and in a way that feels good. The engaging art style, fun characters and picture book feel make it perfect to share and, because it is from Oxford, it is packed with educational goodness to help children develop and grow.

Suitable for age 3+.

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Big Words for Little People: Love

Big Words for Little People: Love

Available from 1 July 2021.

This little hardback book creates a moment to focus on Love. It introduces words to talk about feelings with confidence and in a way that feels good. The engaging art style, fun characters and picture book feel make it perfect to share and, because it is from Oxford, it is packed with educational goodness to help children develop and grow.

Suitable for age 3+.

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Oxford Children’s Dictionary

Oxford Children’s Dictionary

A new edition of the popular Oxford Children’s Dictionary, ideal for homework help, with updated text and a new supplement on punctuation, grammar and spelling to help make writing easy and effective.

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Oxford Combined Dictionary/Thesaurus 2012

Oxford Combined Dictionary/Thesaurus 2012

The Oxford School Dictionary & Thesaurus is a comprehensive one-stop shop for definitions, curriculum vocabulary, spelling, grammar, and punctuation, as well as synonyms and writing tips. It is ideal students finishing primary and going on to secondary school.

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Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford English Dictionary

This paperback edition of the Oxford English Dictionary offers over 120,000 words, phrases, and definitions. It covers all the words you need for everyday use, carefully selected from the evidence of the Oxford English Corpus, a databank of 21st century English, containing over 2 billion words.

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Oxford First Dictionary

Oxford First Dictionary

This major new hardback edition of the Oxford First Dictionary includes new words to improve spelling, extend vocabulary and support comprehension in the curriculum. Its accessible alphabetical layout and new supplement on spelling and grammar tips and activities, makes it the perfect first dictionary for home and starting school!

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Oxford First Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Dictionary

Oxford First Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Dictionary

A must-have for children, parents and teachers preparing for the grammar, punctuation and spelling test at the end of Key Stage 1. Friendly bird characters help explain grammar and punctuation, and provide spelling tips. Paperback edition.

Suitable for age 6+.

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