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Understanding Global Issues: The Motor Car, Preparing for the 21st Century. Briefing booklet and wallchart examine the issues for key stage 4. Booklet Pounds 2.50; pack Pounds 6.95. Annual subscriptions to the series are available. Understanding Global Issues, European Schoolbooks Publishing Ltd, The Runnings, Cheltenham GL51 9PQ.
Two more packs from Heinemann Foundation History. Britain 1750-1900 is a new edition of Expansion, Trade and Industry. By Susan Willoughby. Pupil Book. Pounds 5.50. Resource Pack. Pounds 12.99. Twentieth Century World is a new edition of Era of the Second World War. By Fiona Reynoldson. Pupil Book. Pounds 5.50. Resource Pack. Pounds 12.99.
A Sense of History: Britain and the Great War. By John Robottom. Another in the post-Dearing history key stage 3 series, incorporating photographs, illustrations and text. Pounds 5.25. Longman.
A Schoolchild in World War II. This pack contains 16 photos in a ringbinder, teacher's notes, photocopiable activity sheets and a curriculum topic planner for use with 5 to 11-year-olds. Pounds 18.99. Wayland.
Hiroshima - A Mother's Prayer. Hiroshima City Council has commissioned this video to record the aftermath of the destruction of the city 50 years ago. A free copy with information booklet is being sent to all education authorities in Scotland and is available on request to LEAs in England and Wales. Apply to Councillor M Savidge, co Town House, Aberdeen AB9 2AQ.
Mechanics. By Ted Graham. The first title in the Discovering Advanced Mathematics series for A and AS-level. Collins Pounds 10.95.
On the Way series. By Jean Roberts, Garry Jones, Michelle Kelly, Ther se Tanner and Colin Hale. Aimed at 5 to 7-year-olds, these materials tackle the subject of road safety. They include two story books, an audio cassette (which has a song, traffic sounds and questions), and an activity book for teachers. On the Way to Uncle George, Pounds 7.99. On the Way to Town, Pounds 7.99. On the Way: music activity book for teachers. Pounds 12.99. Cassette. Roadwise Educational Publishers, PO Box 4555, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 4SY. Tel: 0121
STOP Domestic Violence Pack. STOP (Striving to Prevent Domestic Violence) has produced this file of activities, teacher's notes and information sheets to provide educators working with 8 to 18-year-olds with the means to break the silence which surrounds this subject. It also seeks to help boys examine their attitudes towards relationships and provide support for children experiencing domestic violence. Pounds 35. Women's Equality Unit, Islington Town Hall, Upper Street N1 2UD. Tel: 0171 477 3137.
Talking Together: Exploring the Christian Year with Under-Fives. Patricia Beall Gavigan. A comprehensive collection of activities, songs and prayers for every week of the Christian year. Cassell Pounds 9.99.