DK Eyewitness Collection 16 Books Set - Ages 9-12 - Paperback
Dorling Kindersley (DK) is a British multinational publishing company specialising in illustrated reference books for adults and children in 62 languages. One of the leading names when it comes to nonfiction, DK books cover an extensive range of topics to make learning fun and engaging for children of all ages. The DK Eyewitness Collection features an incredible 16 books that really spur on curiosity as young minds discover some of the best at-home learning resources around. Aimed at children aged between 7-9 , these books are a practical yet imaginative way to approach various topics that will increase your child’s general knowledge but also can also supplement a topic they may be learning about at school. From learning about dinosaurs and endangered species to ancient Egypt and the war, each book provides bite-sized chunks of information surrounded by real photos which bring this to life. The DK Eyewitness Collection will encourage and prompt your child to ask questions while they discover new facts.
Titles in This Set :
- Human Body (Eyewitness)
- Ocean (Eyewitness)
- Volcano & Earthquake (Eyewitness)
- Animal (Eyewitness)
- Planets (Eyewitness)
- Periodic Table (Eyewitness)
- Dinosaurs (Eyewitness)
- Mythology (Eyewitness)
- Ancient Egypt (Eyewitness)
- Tudor (Eyewitness)
- Victorians (Eyewitness)
- Ancient Rome (Eyewitness)
- Ancient Greece (Eyewitness)
- Shakespeare (Eyewitness)
- World War I (Eyewitness)
- World War II (Eyewitness)
Human Body (Eyewitness)
Eyewitness Human Body is more interactive and informative than ever with new infographics, statistics, facts, and timelines. A giant fold-out wall chart is crammed full of body bits and pieces to serve as a useful reference tool on bedroom or classroom walls.
Eyewitness Ocean lets your child learn all about the secret watery world that covers most of our planet and the incredible creatures that live within it! Eyewitness Ocean also includes a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.
Volcano & Earthquake (Eyewitness)
In Eyewitness Volcano and Earthquake, discover everything about volcanoes around the world - from the largest, such as Hawaii's Mauna Loa, to the most active, including Kilauea in Hawaii and Etna in Italy. Did you know that Indonesia has over 125 active volcanoes, and that there is one in Antarctica, too? Explore the hot spots of the world, including the Pacific Ring of Fire.
Which animal is the tallest? What's the difference between frogs and toads? Find out in Eyewitness Animal and become an animal expert. From creepy crawlies and bugs to the blue whale, discover all about animal behaviour and evolution.
From Mercury to Neptune and beyond, get an eyewitness view of the rocky planets, gas giants, dwarf planets, asteroids, comets and other bodies that make up our Solar System. Discover the secrets of space, examine the latest space exploration equipment, and learn about the scientists behind discoveries ancient and new. DK Eyewitness Planets also includes a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.
Periodic Table (Eyewitness)
Eyewitness Periodic Table begins with a concise history of chemistry, scientific pioneers, and the creation of the first periodic table. It then launches into a visual tour of each individual element. Along the way, you'll find out where each element comes from and what it is used for, explained clearly and simply for young readers.
From Stegosaurus striding through the rainforest to Brachiosaurus reaching for food in the tree tops, Eyewitness Dinosaur unearths fascinating facts about these amazing prehistoric creatures. It will show you how the Tyrannosaurus hunted for its prey, why Triceratops had a horned face, and the reasons why dinosaurs no longer exist today. Also learn about about the age of dinosaurs with big, bold pictures, interesting fact boxes and top tips from the experts.
Eyewitness Mythology is an intriguing and captivating introduction to the culturally diverse world of mythology. Discover everything from creation myths, the origin of humans, and mythical beasts, to gods and goddesses - and explore how different mythologies explain the mysteries of our world.
Ancient Egypt (Eyewitness)
From the Great Pyramid of Giza to Tutankhamun's tomb this spectacular non-fiction guide explores one history's most remarkable civilisations. Perfect for homework help Eyewitness Ancient Egypt lets your child discover what life was like for Egyptians and how Pharaohs lived.
Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. We all know the famous rhyme but do you know which Queen out-lived Henry VIII? Who ruled after his death? Or what life was like for Tudor children? Find out in Eyewitness Tudor and discover the deceit and treachery that blighted the Tudor period and lead to beheadings, burnings and War.
What did the Victorians invent? Was this a peaceful era? How many children did Queen Victoria have? Find out in Eyewitness Victorians and discover this peaceful and prosperous era which produced huge developments in technology and engineering, alongside voting reforms.
Ancient Rome (Eyewitness)
Who were Rome's most famous emperors? What was everyday life like for a soldier in the Roman army? How did the citizens of ancient Rome live? Did Roman gladiators really fight to the death in the mighty Colosseum? Eyewitness Ancient Rome provides the answers to these questions and many more.
Ancient Greece (Eyewitness)
From famous Gods to the inside of temples, let your child get all the homework help they need, and learn all about Ancient Greece with this comprehensive reference book for kids. Eyewitness Ancient Greece also includes a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.
Did you know special effects were used in Shakespeare's plays? That devils and ghosts came up through trapdoors in the stage? Find out how in Eyewitness Shakespeare and discover the fascinating life and times of one of the world's greatest playwrights.
World War I (Eyewitness)
This comprehensive visual guide to World War I is a leading title in the best-selling Eyewitness series of reference books for children. Real-life photographs and accessible text are designed to give younger readers an insight into one of the worst conflicts in history.
World War II (Eyewitness)
This engaging and educational book for children age 9 and over describes the events and key players leading up to, during, and after World War 2.