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Counting Coins : Number and Algebra
Counting Coins : Number and Algebra
John, Richard20190313
Books, Manuscripts
Annotation. In this book Millie the Mathematician helps us learn to skip count as she helps Erin to count the money she has saved. Millie and Erin sort and group Australian coins: one-dollar coins, two-dollar coins, five-cent coins and ten-cent coins. Millie then helps Erin to count her money by ...
Finding Half : Number and Algebra
Finding Half : Number and Algebra
John, Richard20190313
Books, Manuscripts
Annotation. In this book Millie the Mathematician helps us learn about fractions and, in particular, halves. We learn that halving an object or group results in two equal parts and that these two parts can be summed to make up the whole. Millie the Mathematician represents the concepts of halves ...
Shapes Around Us : Measurement and Geometry
Shapes Around Us : Measurement and Geometry
John, Richard20190313
Books, Manuscripts
Annotation. In this book, Millie the Mathematician helps us learn about 2D shapes. We learn that different shapes have different features and Millie helps us to recognise these differences. Millie also helps us look for shapes in our everyday world. This book addresses the learning outcome "Sort,...
4 ingredients. Keto foods : low carbs, vegetables, good meats, healthy fats, seafood & fish
4 ingredients. Keto foods : low carbs, vegetables, good meats, healthy fats, seafood & fish
McCosker, Kim2019
Books, Manuscripts
The ketogenic diet is a strict regimen of low-carb, high-fat foods that forces the body into a state of ketosis — when you burn fat, instead of carbohydrates, for energy. A Google Trends chart over the past year shows searches for "keto" have dwarfed searches for any other dietary term. With the ...
[1 copy, 2 reserves]
Adelaide
Adelaide
Day, William2019
Books, Manuscripts
Not all of Australia's capital cities depended on convicts for their early development. The settlers who went to Adelaide wanted their new town kept free of convicts and resisted accepting them, even though this meant there were often shortages of workers to build roads, work on farms and constru...
Ainsley's Caribbean kitchen
Ainsley's Caribbean kitchen
Harriott, Ainsley2019
Books, Manuscripts
The stunning official tie-in to Ainsley's major ITV1 show includes all the recipes from the series. Join the nation's favourite TV cook on his food adventure. Ainsley Harriott is going back to his roots to uncover the best-kept secrets and simple dishes of Caribbean home cooking in this ultimate ...
Alice to Prague The charming true story of an outback girl who finds adventure and love on the other side of the world
Alice to Prague The charming true story of an outback girl who finds adventure and love on the other side of the world
Heaslip, Tanya2019
Books, Manuscripts
In 1994, with a battered copy of Let's Go Europe stuffed in her backpack, Tanya Heaslip left her safe life as a lawyer in outback Australia and travelled to the post-communist Czech Republic. Dismissing concerns from family and friends that her safety and career were at risk, she arrived with no ...
All aboard! : true train tales
All aboard! : true train tales
Deeves, Pauline2019
Books, Manuscripts
Jack loves visiting Grandpa in his old train carriage. He loves helping him in the train museum. And he loves hearing his stories about trains and railways. From runaway engines to people-powered carriages, train-robbing bushrangers and lifesaving pointsmen, Grandpa always has a tale to pass the ...
Angel of death
Angel of death
Straw, Leigh S. L.2019
Books, Manuscripts
This is the story of Dulcie Markham, a key figure of the underworld of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, who, according to one crime reporter, 'saw more violence and death than any other woman in Australia's history'. Nicknamed the 'Black Widow' and 'Angel of Death' by the crooks, reporters and pol...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
The animal's companion : people and their pets, a 26,000-year love story
The animal's companion : people and their pets, a 26,000-year love story
Harvey, Jacky Colliss2019
Books, Manuscripts
The earliest evidence of a human and a pet can be traced as far back as 26,000 BC in France where a boy and his 'canid' took a walk through a cave. Their foot and paw prints were preserved together on the muddy cave floor, and smoke from the torch the boy carried was left on the walls, allowing a...
Animals up close
Animals up close
2019
Books, Manuscripts
Young readers will be fascinated by stories such as the crab that carries its home on its back, or the salamander that turns from a fish into an amphibian as it grows. They will be absorbed by the incredible detail showcased in these amazing images, from the fine structure of bird's feathers to t...
Ask a scientist
Ask a scientist
Winston, Robert M. L.2019
Books, Manuscripts
This fun and friendly science book for kids poses 100 real-life questions from kids to Robert Winston on every aspect of science. Questions cover all the popular science topics, including: * Human body- "Why do freckles come in dots on your face?" * Physics- "Why is there less gravity on the Moon...
Back on track
Back on track
Shakeshaft, Bernie2019
Books, Manuscripts
As a kid, Bernie Shakeshaft's mischievous and reckless behaviour led him to became known as the wild one of his devout Catholic family. It isn't surprising that his path led him to the Northern Territory, a place where people often go to either lose themselves or find themselves. Bernie, a search...
The Barefoot Investor The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need
The Barefoot Investor The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need
Pape, Scott2019
Books, Manuscripts
This is the only money guide you'll ever need That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on the shelves. So what makes this one different? Well, you won't be overwhelmed with a bunch of 'tips' ... or a strict budget (that you won't follow). You'll get a step-by-step f...
A basket by the door : recipes for comforting gifts and joyful gatherings
A basket by the door : recipes for comforting gifts and joyful gatherings
Hansen, Sophie2019
Books, Manuscripts
Nothing says 'I love you, I've got you and I'm here' better than a parcel of food you've taken the time to make, wrap and deliver. So, season by season, here are 130 recipes to cook for loved ones who might be moving house, busy with a newborn, celebrating a milestone, recovering after illness, g...
Be brave : be your best self every day
Be brave : be your best self every day
2019
Books, Manuscripts
Be Brave is a guide for teenagers to help them build self-confidence, inner strength and resilience. It covers a range of topics, from dealing with gossip and cyberbullies to resisting peer pressure, from mastering public speaking to performing live on stage, from learning how to make the right d...
Be calm : be your best self every day
Be calm : be your best self every day
2019
Books, Manuscripts
Be Calm is a guide for teenagers to help them learn to be more peaceful and free from worry, and to remain cool in times of stress. It includes various strategies, from yoga and meditation exercises to learning how to manage strong emotions, from revising effectively to calmly expressing your poi...
Be happy : be your best self every day
Be happy : be your best self every day
2019
Books, Manuscripts
Be Happy is a guide to help teenagers focus on all the positives in their life, set goals and discover the best in themselves. It covers a range of topics, from what happiness really is to simple ways to boost your mood, from accepting who you are to managing your online reputation, from making t...
Be kind : be your best self every day
Be kind : be your best self every day
2019
Books, Manuscripts
Be Kind is a guide to help teenagers treat others and themselves with respect, compassion and care. It covers a range of topics, from identifying your strengths to accepting your flaws, from letting go of negative thoughts to embracing failure, from forgiving others to knowing how to compliment t...
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