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The story of rubbish


Young Reading Series 2
The story of rubbish

  • The story of rubbish told for children growing in reading confidence.
  • From the recycling cavemen of prehistoric times to the landfill sites of today, find out how rubbish has been dealt with and disposed of throughout history.
  • Humorously illustrated by Uwe Mayer.
  • Developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.

Hardback with ribbon marker
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Age: 6+

Key Stage: KS1 E (info)

Lexile Measure: 790L (info)

Book Band: 12 - Brown

CEFR Level: C1 (info)

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9781409500841
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Katie Daynes

Illustrator: Uwe Mayer

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This is a great little book about the history and science behind rubbish, with some wonderful illustrations by Uwe Mayer. It makes a good introduction to the subject and wider environmental issues.
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A humorous book that follows the history of rubbish. While the text of this book may not be accessible to very young children, it nonetheless has a wealth of information that is made all the more easy to assimilate through the wonderful illustrations that accompany it.

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