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Yates, Irene

Overview
Works: 160 works in 327 publications in 2 languages and 7,004 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Fairy tales  Fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PC4629, 535.6
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Publications about Irene Yates
Publications by Irene Yates
Most widely held works by Irene Yates
From birth to death by Irene Yates( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Follows a year in the life of the animals and plants occupying a pond environment, showing the life cycles and interactions of the various species
All about color by Irene Yates( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Explores the world of colors, providing many examples from the world around us to demonstrate each color
All about shape by Irene Yates( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Describes a variety of shapes, including circles, spheres, squares, rectangles, cubes, triangles, and others
All about pattern by Irene Yates( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Defines what a pattern is and points out some of the many different patterns that can be seen around us, in nature, at home, and in architecture, for example. Includes simple activities designed to increase the reader's awareness of patterns
My first Spanish picture dictionary by Christine Mabileau( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
"Helps young children learn simple Spanish words through word and picture association. Contains more than 200 common, everyday nouns ... Includes a pronunciation guide."
All about touch by Irene Yates( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Describes what we learn using our sense of touch and the different sensations of hard and soft, wet and dry, hot and cold, rough and smooth, and others
The three billy goats gruff by Irene Yates( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the Norwegian folk tale The Three Billy Goats Gruff, who have their eyes on some tasty new grass over the other side of the river. Suggested level: junior
My first French picture dictionary by Christine Mabileau( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Helps young children learn simple French words through word and picture association. Contains more than 200 common, everyday nouns. Includes a pronunciation guide
The enormous turnip : based on a traditional folk tale by Irene Yates( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Using rhythmic text to help build reading skills, combined with original illustrations, the books in this series offer quirky, humorous retellings of traditional children's tales
My ABC dictionary by Irene Yates( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
How to be brilliant at writing stories by Irene Yates( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 libraries worldwide
These worksheets focus on the process of writing - from the initial idea gathering to redrafting and the final product. The activities recognize that a sense of audience and a sense of purpose are crucial, and allow children to feel ownership of their stories and to understand that not all stories need to be published. The activities include: getting ideas; making notes; making a plot table; planning the beginning, middle and end; making up characters; using a dictionary and thesaurus; using sp
How to be brilliant at writing poetry by Irene Yates( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
These open-ended sheets provide models for different forms of poetry, from acrostic and haiku to rondelet. All the models included have an in-built success factor because their simple, but clever structures invite the children to mirror them. Once sutdents have mastered the forms, they will be able to apply them to any topic ideas, including those given elsewhere in this book. The activities include: finding a beginning; using words to paint a picture; making up similes; rhyming; writing limeri
Colours : activities for 3-5 year olds by Irene Yates( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Colours: Activities for 3-5 Year Olds contains enjoyable activities to help develop children's essential skills. Recognizing, identifying and being able to name colours are essential steps in the early education of all children. Colour knowledge is an important means of helping children to make comparisons and observe and explore their environment. The practical activities in Colours include: Fun ways of teaching colour recognition and identification, Sorting and matching games, Unusual art and craft ideas and Suggestions for exploring colours in the environment. All the books in the Activities for 3-5 Year Olds Series contain tried-and-tested activities, linked to the six key areas of learning. They are an invaluable resource of fun, easy-to-use ideas for all early years settings, from preschools and nurseries to reception classes and day nurseries
How to sparkle at grammar & punctuation by Irene Yates( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
How to Sparkle at Grammar and Punctuation introduces, reinforces and consolidates concepts of punctuation, parts of speech, sequencing and sentence construction. The book provides a flexible but structured approach to teaching children how to acquire good syntax and punctuation. The activities include: learning about doing words, naming words and describing words; choosing the right word; finding pairs; identifying opposites; thinking of words; understanding the right order; understanding the concept of a sentence; learning when to use capital letters; and practising how to complete sentences
Christmas activities for KS2 language and literacy by Irene Yates( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
How to dazzle at grammar by Irene Yates( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Activity sheets for teachers to use in the classroom
How to dazzle at reading by Irene Yates( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The activities in How to Dazzle at Reading will help pupils to: understand and use a variety of decoding techniques; discriminate between sounds in words; learn letters and letter combinations; and read words by sounding out and blending the sounds. The pupils practise: identifing the sounds they hear at the start and end of specified words; the sounds of short and long vowels; identifing which words have a short 'oo' and which words have a long 'oo'; identifing words which rhyme with a specified word; filling in gaps in sentences and paragraphs; changing the meaning of a word by changing its 'end' sound; splitting up compound words into their components; and scanning texts
How to dazzle at spelling by Irene Yates( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 libraries worldwide
How to Dazzle at Spelling is structured resource for teaching pupils to understand and commit sounds, letter strings and high frequency words to memory. The rules of spelling are often difficult for pupils to assimilate because there are so many exceptions. Therefore rules require reinforcement many times before they are understood. The activities in this book are designed to develop the pupils' visual and aural discrimination, recognition and memory. Pupils will learn that if they visualize th
Christmas activities for KS2 maths by Irene Yates( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Blackline masters for use in the run-up to Christmas include helping to reinforce children's knowledge of number bonds, increasing their understanding of fractions and percentages, and giving them practise calculating the areas of 2-D shapes. Now you can exploit the children's natural enthusiasm for the season and inspire them to create especially good work with this bank of fun, stimulating ideas and activities - so you can all enjoy the run-up to Christmas!
Christmas Activities for Maths for KS1 by Irene Yates( file )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Blackline masters for use in the run-up to Christmas. Activities include using will practising counting from left to right and adding one on to help Santa load his sleigh, sorting toys into pairs and estimating the number of stars. Now you can exploit the children's natural enthusiasm for the season and inspire them to create especially good work with this bank of fun, stimulating ideas and activities - so you can all enjoy the run-up to Christmas!
 
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