Tales from Africa – The Cheetah’s Whisker

“A love potion is not easy to make,” Grandma said to Abeba. “I need a cheetah’s whisker. Can you get one?” Recommended for children aged 3-11, the eight levels of Ladybird Readers follow the CEFR framework (Pre-A1 to A2+) and include activities that develop key skills and provide preparation for the Cambridge English tests. This

In the Air

How do birds fly? How do jet engines move a plane? Find out more about helicopters, gliders and the science of flying. Do You Know? is a series of levelled non-fiction books featuring video content, project work and critical-thinking activities to motivate and engage young learners. Covering a range of STEM topics from nocturnal animals

At Sea

How do engines move a boat? How do we travel under the sea? Find out more about ships, submarines and engineering at sea. Do You Know? is a series of levelled non-fiction books featuring video content, project work and critical-thinking activities to motivate and engage young learners. Covering a range of STEM topics from nocturnal

Launching Maud: Actiphons Level 3 Book 13

Launching Maud can build all sorts of machines. She has an idea that might just help Physical Phil with the laundry. Launching Maud is Book 13 of 19 in Actiphons Level 3, and is designed for children to read independently. This story is also available as part of Actiphons Level 3 Box 2. Actiphons is

Baseball Zane: Actiphons Level 3 Book 15

Baseball Zane is a whole week early for the baseball game! Will he find something fun to do at the lake instead? Baseball Zane is Book 15 of 19 in Actiphons Level 3, and is designed for children to read independently. This story is also available as part of Actiphons Level 3 Box 1. Actiphons

Do You Know? – BBC Earth Coral Reefs

What is a coral? What lives near a coral reef? Find out all about sea turtles, tentacles and cuttlefish. Do You Know? is a series of levelled non-fiction books featuring video content, project work and critical-thinking activities to motivate and engage young learners. Covering a range of STEM topics from nocturnal animals to climate change,

The Camping Trip

Step 9 contains two stories that build on the phonics learnt in previous steps and focus on the sound and letter combinations: igh, ear, air, ure. For over thirty-five years, the best-selling Read it yourself with Ladybird has helped children learn to read. All titles feature essential key words. Story-specific words are repeated to practise