The Oxford Children's Rhyming Dictionary is the perfect tool to help children write their own poetry. The alphabetical list of words that rhyme and index of sounds make it simple to find a rhyme, as well as reinforcing spelling skills. These are accompanied by lively illustrations, and lots of amusing and inspiring poems by John Foster.
New look, new cover, new way to enjoy rhymes and poetry
Engaging activities that help with creative writing and support language skills
Inspiring poems by John Foster with quirky and colourful illustrations
Easy to use index of words and sounds that rhyme
Delivers the national curriculum requirements for writing poetry
An essential guide to rhyme and poetry for age 7+, to encourage writing and extend vocabulary
Ideal next step from the Oxford First Rhyming Dictionary for age 5+
Free online support with downloadable rhyming games, puzzles, and activities
Accessible, age-appropriate, from the market leading children's dictionary publisher
At the back of the book are engaging activities which explain many types of rhymes, from raps and chants to limericks and couplets, to help children understand different varieties of poetry. These are combined with activities, tips and prompts which encourage children to get writing their own verse!
Developing language and creative writing skills, and directly supporting the curriculum's emphasis on reading and writing poetry, the Oxford Children's Rhyming Dictionary is the essential guide to rhyme for children in primary school.
`This is an excellent resource that will instil confidence into children so they can write poetry.'
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Series: UK bestselling dictionaries
Primary / High School
For Ages: 7 - 8 years old
For Grades: 2 - 3
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 4th June 2014
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.7 x 19.1
Weight (kg): 0.41