A picture dictionary with a difference! This book offers an effective and simple way to learn over 130 key words in the foreign language following the tried and tested method of 'look, cover and speak'. Using two wipe clean flaps at the back of the book to cover the words or pictures, children can practise speaking or writing the words over and over again.
After teaching French and Italian at secondary schools, Catherine Bruzzone spent 10 years at Pan Books, developing language learning and children's activity books, including the Breakthrough series of home study language courses (now published by Macmillan) and the Learn Together series of home study workbooks for parents and children. In 1990, Catherine set up b small publishing specialising in language learning books and creative activity books for children aged 2 to 12. Susan Martineau is the author of all the titles in the Gruesome series, Creative Activity Series and Science Around You series. She acknowledges the invaluable assistance and encouragement of her children, Alice and Will!