7 and upGrade Level:
2 and upPaperback:
HarperCollins UK (July 1, 2015)Language:
English Product Dimensions:
8.2 x 0.1 x 6 inches
Collins Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 4-11 edited by Cliff Moon. Top children's authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that your children will love to read, banded to help you choose the right book for every child. Practical ideas for guided reading are included at the back of each book. WhenWilliamCaxton brought the printing press to England in 1475 he changed the lives of thousands of people, putting reading and education within their reach for the first time. WhenTimBerners-Lee invented the Internet over 500 years later, he changed the world all over again.
• Lime/Band 11 books have longer sentence structures and a greater use of literary language.
• Text type—A dual biography.
• Curriculum links—History: the lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods [for example, … William Caxton and Tim Berners-Lee].
• Place the two lives in context with a visual timeline on pages 22–23.