Reviewed in this week's TES Friday magazine

8th December 2000 at 00:00

Reviews in this week's TES Friday magazine cover the latest children's fiction; resources for Key Skills; an investigation into abuse in children's homes, literary efforts on the web; and the Almeida's The Tempest in Set Plays... plus a great deal more



Children's books


House of Ghosts By Ann Turnbull Walker pound;9.99
The Ghost Behind the Wall By Melvin Burgess Andersen Press pound;9.99
Bird Boy By Alison Prince Hodder Children's Books pound;3.99
The Lady with Iron Bones By Jan Mark Walker Books pound;9.99

nbsp;Research: Primary education

The Social World of Pupil Career By Andrew Pollard and Ann Filer Continuum pound;22.99
The Social World of Pupil Assessment By Andrew Pollard and Ann Filer, Continuum, pound;16.99

Book of the week

Forgotten Children: the secret abuse scandal in children's homes By Christian Wolmar
Vision pound;9.99

Key skills

Key Skills: communication levels 1-3 resource file By Janet Byatt, Karen Davies, Hugh Hillyard-Parker, Cathy Lake and Sheila White, Longman pound;95
Key Skills: information technology levels 1-3 resource file By Hugh Hillyard-Parker, Ian Kingston, Dot Moore and Anne Rooney Longman pound;95
Key Skills: application of number levels 1-3 resource file By John Gillespie, Hillary Rimmer, Marilyn Cook and Mary Ronniefield Longman pound;95

Longman Key Skills series:
Application of Number level 1 and 2
Application of Number level 3
Communication level 1 and 2
Communication level 3
Information Technology level 1 and 2
Information Technology level 3
Edited by Barry Smith Longman pound;8.99 each

Application of Number By Gwyn Davies and Gordon Hicks, Longman pound;12.99

Complete Key Skills By G D Martin et al Complete Key Skills pound;149
Unit 5, Bewdley Drive Leighton Buzzard Bedfordshire LU7 7XL


Step by Step Art 1-4
Key Stage 1
Lower Key Stage 2
Upper Key Stage 2
By Dianne Williams Topical Resources pound;12.95 each (pack of four pound;48)

Primary music

Musical Instruments of the World seriesnbsp; Modern Instruments Sound Effects Keyboards Drums By Barrie Carson Turner and John See, Belitha Press, pound;8.99nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;

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