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Robots Band 04/Blue Jonathan Emmett, Cliff Moon, Collins Big Cat

Collins
Paperback / softback 16 pages

ISBN:
9780007185825
Size:
210 x 170 x 1mm
Published:
5th Jan 2005
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Series:
Collins Big Cat
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Overview

A photographic non-fiction book that explains the many different types of robots and their uses. The report tells how robots help us in industry, security, and in exploring uninhabitable environments such as other planets, volcanoes, and the depths pf the ocean.*Blue/Band 4 books offer longer, repeated patterns withsequential events and integrated literary and natural language.* Text type - A non-chronological report.* A labelled diagram on pages 14 and 15 shows the inner workings of a robot, providing the opportunity to further discuss the information.* Curriculum link - Science: Ourselves* This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery.

Author

Jonathan was born in 1965, the son of a rig fitter and a primary school teacher. He first developed his skills as a writer and illustrator while studying architecture, illustrating poems and lyrics that he had written. After leaving college, he worked as an architect for several years, before pursuing a career in children's books. In addition to writing books such as Bringing Down the Moon, and Ruby Flew Too, he also paper-engineers pop-up books.

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