Sparklers - Work it Out is a selection of four new titles from this award-winning series which provides a colourful framework for teaching the early concepts of numbers, shapes, measuring and sums, bringing basic numeracy skills to life and helping children tackle problem solving with confidence. Measuring: Who's the tallest? What's the longest, shortest, biggest, smallest, heaviest, lightest, thinnest, thickest things you can think of? Check them out in lots of different contexts, from juggling clowns to playing hoola hoop to enjoying ball games on the beach!
Katie Dicker is a professional freelance writer and editor. She has a degree in politics and philosophy but works across a range of titles, from science and natural history to current affairs and the arts. She specializes in children's non-fiction.