Linda McClelland

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Silk - Collaboratively Create Digital Portfolios

Silk is a free service for creating webpages organized around a theme or topic. Silk is intended to be a place where you can share collections of …

Easy Portfolio – Create Student Portfolios on Your iPad

Easy Portfolio is a nice iPad app for creating portfolios of your work and or your students’ work. In Easy Portfolio you can create multiple …

Great Tips and Tools to Create Digital e-Portfolio

Electronic portfolios are among the most important tools in your digital kit as a teacher . In its basic definition, an educational e-portfolio is a …

Number the Stars

• <b>Author:</b> Lois Lowry<p>A powerful story set in Nazi occupied Denmark in 1943. Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen is called upon for a selfless act of bravery to help save her best-friend, Ellen – a Jew.<p>It is 1943 and for ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen life is still fun – school, family, sharing fairy …

The Long Walk

• <b>Author:</b> Kerry Greenwood<p>What do you do when your mother falls ill and is sent to a rest home, and your father is away working on the Great Ocean Road? How do you survive when the only things you have are the clothes on your back and the promise you made to keep your family together? For Isa Wyatt, …

Alice-Miranda at Sea

• <b>Author:</b> Jacqueline Harvey<p><b>Mystery and intrigue above deck and below!</b><p>Alice-Miranda is set for a luxurious cruise aboard the royal yacht Octavia, where Aunty Gee is hosting the wedding of Aunt Charlotte and Lawrence Ridley. Even Ambrosia Headlington-Bear has come along, much to her daughter Jacinta's …

Shadow

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Morpurgo<p>Discover the beautiful stories of Michael Morpurgo, author of Warhorse and the nation’s favourite storyteller<p>A stunning and moving novel from Michael Morpurgo, the nation’s favourite storyteller – featuring the bravest dog in all the world…<p>This is the story of Aman, as told …

They Came On Viking Ships

• <b>Author:</b> Jackie French<p>Can enemy warriors become your friends? A story of adventure in a new land<br>When Vikings raid and destroy a small coastal village, Hekja and her dog, Snarf, are captured and taken to Greenland. In this harsh and cold land, Hekja becomes a thrall - a slave - to Freydis …

Tom Appleby, Convict Boy

• <b>Author:</b> Jackie French<p>A story of transportation and life in a new world. At the tender age of eight, chimney sweep tom Appleby is convicted of stealing and sentenced to deportation to Botany Bay. As one of the members of the First Fleet, he arrives in a country that seemingly has little to offer - …

Nanberry: Black Brother White

• <b>Author:</b> Jackie French<p>The amazing story of Australia's first surgeon and the boy he adopted. Ages 12+<br>two brothers - one black, one white - and a colony at the end of the world It's 1789, and as the new colony in Sydney Cove is established, Surgeon John White defies convention and adopts Nanberry, an …

Now

• <b>Author:</b> Morris Gleitzman<p>Set in the current day, this is the final book in the series that began with <i>Once,</i> continued with <i>Then</i> and is... <i>Now</i>. Felix is a grandfather. He has achieved much in his life and is widely admired. He has mostly buried the painful memories of his childhood, but they resurface …

Goodnight Mister Tom

• <b>Author:</b> Michelle Magorian<p>Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of the Second World War. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of old Tom Oakley - but his new-found happiness is shattered by a summons from his mother back in London …

Alice-Miranda at School

• <b>Author:</b> Jacqueline Harvey<p><b>Move over, Matilda, and step aside, Madeline, there's a new charming miniature heroine about to make her mark.</b><p>Can one tiny girl change a very big school?Alice-Miranda Highton-Smith-Kennington-Jones is waving goodbye to her weeping parents and starting her first day at …

Beautiful Malice

• <b>Author:</b> Rebecca James<p>'Truth or dare?' she asks.<p>I hesitate. I have so many secrets, so many things I don't want to reveal, but this is only a game, only a bit of fun. 'Truth,' I say finally. 'I can imagine one of your dares, and I don't fancy running down Oxford Street naked tonight.'<p>'Truth,' Alice …

Private Peaceful

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Morpurgo<p>A stunning edition of this modern classic of World War One, featuring an introduction by the author and insightful testimonies from soldiers.<p>Told in the voice of Private Tommo Peaceful, the story follows twenty-four hours at the front, and captures his memories of his family …

Alice-Miranda in Paris

• <b>Author:</b> Jacqueline Harvey<p><b>Très chic sightseeing, singing and fashion in Paris!</b><p>Alice-Miranda and her friends are in Paris with a group of teachers from Winchesterfield-Downsfordvale and the Fayle School for Boys to sing at various shows as part of Paris fashion week. It's such an amazing city and …

After

• <b>Author:</b> Morris Gleitzman<p>After the Nazis took my parents I was scared<br>After they killed my best friend I was angry<br>After they ruined my thirteenth birthday I was determined<br>To get to the forest<br>To join forces with Gabriek and Yuli<br>To be a family<br>To defeat the Nazis after all

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

• <b>Author:</b> John Boyne<p><i>'Some things are just sitting there, minding their own business, waiting to be discovered. Like America. And other things are probably better off left alone'</i><p>Nine-year-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the 'Fury'? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin …

Parvana

• <b>Author:</b> Deborah Ellis<p>There are many types of battle in Afghanistan. Imagine living in a country where women and girls are not allowed to leave the house without a man. Imagine having to wear clothes that cover every part of your body, including your face, whenever you go out. This is the life of …

My Dad the Dragon

• <b>Author:</b> Jackie French<p>HORACE'S DAD HAS SILVER WINGS AND A GREEN AND ORANGE tAIL. His mum hasn't been able to cast a spell right yet, and his sister Grub - the Fayre Elayne - invents weird things like a box that can take instant pictures. At King Arthur's School for Knights the nasty Sir Sneazle has …

Then

• <b>Author:</b> Morris Gleitzman<p><b>I had a plan for me and Zelda</b> <b><br>Pretend to be someone else</b> <b><br>Find new parents</b> <b><br>Be safe forever</b><br>� <b><br>Then the Nazis came</b><p>28 March 2011 – This harrowing sequel to Once picks up the story of 10-year-old Felix and six-year-old Zelda after their leap from a train carrying Jews to a …

A Phaery Named Phredde and Other Stories to Eat with a Banana

• <b>Author:</b> Jackie French<p>Beautiful new editions of popular titles that will entice a whole new generation of readers to the exploits of Phredde and her friends. A Phaery Named Phredde and other stories to eat with a banana Meet Phredde, the coolest phaery in the universe. Phredde is tiny, ferocious and …

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 2)

• <b>Author:</b> C. S. Lewis<p>Illustrations in this ebook appear in vibrant full colour on a full colour ebook device, and in rich black and white on all other devices.<p>Narnia . . . a land frozen in eternal winter . . . a country waiting to be set free.<p>Four adventurers step through a wardrobe door and into the …

Pharaoh

• <b>Author:</b> Jackie French<p>SHORTLISTED CBC BOOK OF THE YEAR, OLDER READERS, ACT BOOK OF THE YEAR AND YABBA. The people call Prince Narmer 'the Golden One' Handsome and talented, he is destined to be King of Thinis, the greatest town in Egypt and, for Narmer, the centre of the world.<p>Then a devastating …

Cherub: Class A

• <b>Author:</b> Robert Muchamore<p>When CHERUB kids go undercover, no one suspects that they are trained professionals, working to infiltrate criminal organisations that have eluded MI5 and the police for years.<p>James Adams is on his biggest mission yet, working to nail Europe's most powerful cocaine dealer. …

in pictures

The Boy Who Swam with Piranhas, by David Almond, illustrated by Oliver Jeffers (Walker, £9.99) Age: 9+