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KS2 English SAT Buster Reading Answers (for Books 1-3) (PDF)

by Cgp Books

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The Velveteen Rabbit (or How Toys Become Real)

by William Nicholson Margery Williams

Originally published in 1922, The Velveteen Rabbit has delighted young readers for nearly a century. The story follows a young boy who’s given a stuffed rabbit as a Christmas gift. After the rabbit befriends other nursery toys, he comes to the realization that he wants to become a real rabbit. Eventually, the boy becomes ill and is relocated; his room is then disinfected and all the boy’s toys are thrown out, including the velveteen rabbit. The rabbit sheds a real tear causing a fairy to appear and turn him into a real rabbit. This edition includes full-color illustrations, with image descriptions,from the original illustrator, William Nicholson. Each image accompanies the text to enhance young readers’ experience and immerse them in this captivating story. Reprinted hundreds of times since its initial publication, The Velveteen Rabbit is a timeless children’s classic lets young readers experience the true magic of friendship, love, and being honest with oneself. In 2007, the book was named one of "Teachers’ Top 100 Books for Children” by the National Education Association.

The Goalkeeper's Revenge and other stories

by Bill Naughton

One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this is a collection of stories of a Lancashire childhood, of football in the streets, fishing, fighting and school, of growing up and looking for work, and of characters such as Spit Nolan the champion trolley-rider, and Sam Dalt the goalkeeper.

New Windmills: The Goalkeeper's Revenge and other stories (PDF)

by Bill Naughton

One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this is a collection of stories of a Lancashire childhood, of football in the streets, fishing, fighting and school, of growing up and looking for work, and of characters such as Spit Nolan the champion trolley-rider, and Sam Dalt the goalkeeper. Readership age: 10+.

Butterfly lifecycle 1 (eggs and hatching) (Large Print)


This image shows a scale, an egg, a hatched egg and a newly emerged caterpillar. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. The scale is on the left of the page. To its right is the dark green egg with pale vertical grooves. To the right of this is another egg which is broken open at the top. On the right of the page is the small pale green caterpillar with its head on the right and its anal clasper to the left. Its head has one of its two large eyes showing and one of its two antennae above it. It has a hairy back. Three of its six thoracic legs are to the right and four of its eight stumpy prolegs are to the left.

Butterfly lifecycle 1 (eggs and hatching) (UEB Contracted)


This image shows a scale, an egg, a hatched egg and a newly emerged caterpillar. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. The scale is on the left of the page. To its right is the dark green egg with pale vertical grooves. To the right of this is another egg which is broken open at the top. On the right of the page is the small pale green caterpillar with its head on the right and its anal clasper to the left. Its head has one of its two large eyes showing and one of its two antennae above it. It has a hairy back. Three of its six thoracic legs are to the right and four of its eight stumpy prolegs are to the left.

Butterfly lifecycle 1 (eggs and hatching) (UEB Uncontracted)


This image shows a scale, an egg, a hatched egg and a newly emerged caterpillar. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. The scale is on the left of the page. To its right is the dark green egg with pale vertical grooves. To the right of this is another egg which is broken open at the top. On the right of the page is the small pale green caterpillar with its head on the right and its anal clasper to the left. Its head has one of its two large eyes showing and one of its two antennae above it. It has a hairy back. Three of its six thoracic legs are to the right and four of its eight stumpy prolegs are to the left.

Butterfly lifecycle 2 (caterpillar) (Large Print)


The mature dark grey green caterpillar is shown from the side with its head to the right and a scale at the bottom of the page. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. Its head has one of its two large eyes showing and one of its two antennae above it. Below the eye is one of its mouth parts. It is a hairy caterpillar with spiky hairs on its back and sides. Three of its six thoracic legs are to the right and four of its eight prolegs are to the left. Just above the legs running the length of the caterpillar is a wavy yellow line. The caterpillar ends on the left with its anal clasper.

Butterfly lifecycle 2 (caterpillar) (UEB Contracted)


The mature dark grey green caterpillar is shown from the side with its head to the right and a scale at the bottom of the page. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. Its head has one of its two large eyes showing and one of its two antennae above it. Below the eye is one of its mouth parts. It is a hairy caterpillar with spiky hairs on its back and sides. Three of its six thoracic legs are to the right and four of its eight prolegs are to the left. Just above the legs running the length of the caterpillar is a wavy yellow line. The caterpillar ends on the left with its anal clasper.

Butterfly lifecycle 2 (caterpillar) (UEB Uncontracted)


The mature dark grey green caterpillar is shown from the side with its head to the right and a scale at the bottom of the page. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. Its head has one of its two large eyes showing and one of its two antennae above it. Below the eye is one of its mouth parts. It is a hairy caterpillar with spiky hairs on its back and sides. Three of its six thoracic legs are to the right and four of its eight prolegs are to the left. Just above the legs running the length of the caterpillar is a wavy yellow line. The caterpillar ends on the left with its anal clasper.

Butterfly lifecycle 3 (pupa) (Large Print)


The pupa has its head to the right of the page and the tail end to the left. At the bottom of the page is a scale. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. In the right centre of the image the circular shape of the covered eye can be found. Down from this is a covered antenna which goes left to the centre of the pupa. The large triangular area on the right of the pupa is where the wing is developing. The left half of the pupa is its developing abdomen with a small spiracle in the centre of each segment allowing it to breathe. Towards the top of each segment is a small decorative golden stud.

Butterfly lifecycle 3 (pupa) (UEB Contracted)


The pupa has its head to the right of the page and the tail end to the left. At the bottom of the page is a scale. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. In the right centre of the image the circular shape of the covered eye can be found. Down from this is a covered antenna which goes left to the centre of the pupa. The large triangular area on the right of the pupa is where the wing is developing. The left half of the pupa is its developing abdomen with a small spiracle in the centre of each segment allowing it to breathe. Towards the top of each segment is a small decorative golden stud.

Butterfly lifecycle 3 (pupa) (UEB Uncontracted)


The pupa has its head to the right of the page and the tail end to the left. At the bottom of the page is a scale. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. In the right centre of the image the circular shape of the covered eye can be found. Down from this is a covered antenna which goes left to the centre of the pupa. The large triangular area on the right of the pupa is where the wing is developing. The left half of the pupa is its developing abdomen with a small spiracle in the centre of each segment allowing it to breathe. Towards the top of each segment is a small decorative golden stud.

Butterfly lifecycle 4 (adult emerges from pupa) (Large Print)


This image shows an opened pupa hanging on the left and in the centre of the page is the recently emerged adult hanging onto the right side of the pupa. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. Its head is in the top centre and the tail in the bottom centre of the page. They are surrounded by an image border. The empty casing of the pupa hangs head down with the bottom half opened up. At the top centre of the page is the end of one of the adult's two antennae, it is still soft from being in the pupa and has not yet straightened and stiffened. To the left of the base of the antenna one of its two large eyes is showing on its head. Down from the head is the thorax with two of its four wrinkled wings sticking out to the right. The upper, larger fore wing has an orange band in the middle and two white spots in the top centre. The smaller hind wing is down from this and has an orange edge on the right. Three of its six multi-jointed legs are to the left of the abdomen, which it uses to hold onto the pupa. Down from this is the segmented abdomen.

Butterfly lifecycle 4 (adult emerges from pupa) (UEB Contracted)


This image shows an opened pupa hanging on the left and in the centre of the page is the recently emerged adult hanging onto the right side of the pupa. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. Its head is in the top centre and the tail in the bottom centre of the page. They are surrounded by an image border. The empty casing of the pupa hangs head down with the bottom half opened up. At the top centre of the page is the end of one of the adult's two antennae, it is still soft from being in the pupa and has not yet straightened and stiffened. To the left of the base of the antenna one of its two large eyes is showing on its head. Down from the head is the thorax with two of its four wrinkled wings sticking out to the right. The upper, larger fore wing has an orange band in the middle and two white spots in the top centre. The smaller hind wing is down from this and has an orange edge on the right. Three of its six multi-jointed legs are to the left of the abdomen, which it uses to hold onto the pupa. Down from this is the segmented abdomen.

Butterfly lifecycle 4 (adult emerges from pupa) (UEB Uncontracted)


This image shows an opened pupa hanging on the left and in the centre of the page is the recently emerged adult hanging onto the right side of the pupa. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. Its head is in the top centre and the tail in the bottom centre of the page. They are surrounded by an image border. The empty casing of the pupa hangs head down with the bottom half opened up. At the top centre of the page is the end of one of the adult's two antennae, it is still soft from being in the pupa and has not yet straightened and stiffened. To the left of the base of the antenna one of its two large eyes is showing on its head. Down from the head is the thorax with two of its four wrinkled wings sticking out to the right. The upper, larger fore wing has an orange band in the middle and two white spots in the top centre. The smaller hind wing is down from this and has an orange edge on the right. Three of its six multi-jointed legs are to the left of the abdomen, which it uses to hold onto the pupa. Down from this is the segmented abdomen.

Butterfly lifecycle 5 (adult fills and dries wings) (Large Print)


This image shows the butterfly viewed from the side with its head on the right and its tail on the left. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. On the right one of its two large eyes is showing with one of its two antennae above it. To the left of the head is the thorax with two of its four wings sticking up. To the right is the fore wing with two patches of orange in the centre and up from them, two white spots. The hind wing is to the left, it has a silver spot near the thorax and a grey band on the edge to the left. The wings are still soft bags which will flatten as the veins fill and stretch them flat and hard. Left from this is the segmented abdomen. Three of its six multi-jointed legs can be found, upon which it stands.

Butterfly lifecycle 5 (adult fills and dries wings) (UEB Contracted)


This image shows the butterfly viewed from the side with its head on the right and its tail on the left. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. On the right one of its two large eyes is showing with one of its two antennae above it. To the left of the head is the thorax with two of its four wings sticking up. To the right is the fore wing with two patches of orange in the centre and up from them, two white spots. The hind wing is to the left, it has a silver spot near the thorax and a grey band on the edge to the left. The wings are still soft bags which will flatten as the veins fill and stretch them flat and hard. Left from this is the segmented abdomen. Three of its six multi-jointed legs can be found, upon which it stands.

Butterfly lifecycle 5 (adult fills and dries wings) (UEB Uncontracted)


This image shows the butterfly viewed from the side with its head on the right and its tail on the left. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. On the right one of its two large eyes is showing with one of its two antennae above it. To the left of the head is the thorax with two of its four wings sticking up. To the right is the fore wing with two patches of orange in the centre and up from them, two white spots. The hind wing is to the left, it has a silver spot near the thorax and a grey band on the edge to the left. The wings are still soft bags which will flatten as the veins fill and stretch them flat and hard. Left from this is the segmented abdomen. Three of its six multi-jointed legs can be found, upon which it stands.

Butterfly lifecycle 6 (Adult) (Large Print)


This image shows the butterfly viewed from above. Its body is in the centre of the page with the head at the top of the page. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. There is a scale at the bottom of the page. In the top centre of the image are the tips of two antennae which stretch down to the head. It has two large eyes showing with two antennae stretching out above it. Down from the head is the thorax with two wings to the left and right. The fore wings in the top half of the page have an orange band in the middle. The wing tips to the left and right have bright white patches and spots. The hind wings have a band of orange on the outer edge to the left and right. All wings have tiny patches of white on the edge in places and some small patches of blue near the edges but these are too small to be seen on the tactile image. Down from this is the segmented abdomen. The legs are not shown.

Butterfly lifecycle 6 (Adult) (UEB Contracted)


This image shows the butterfly viewed from above. Its body is in the centre of the page with the head at the top of the page. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. There is a scale at the bottom of the page. In the top centre of the image are the tips of two antennae which stretch down to the head. It has two large eyes showing with two antennae stretching out above it. Down from the head is the thorax with two wings to the left and right. The fore wings in the top half of the page have an orange band in the middle. The wing tips to the left and right have bright white patches and spots. The hind wings have a band of orange on the outer edge to the left and right. All wings have tiny patches of white on the edge in places and some small patches of blue near the edges but these are too small to be seen on the tactile image. Down from this is the segmented abdomen. The legs are not shown.

Butterfly lifecycle 6 (Adult) (UEB Uncontracted)


This image shows the butterfly viewed from above. Its body is in the centre of the page with the head at the top of the page. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. There is a scale at the bottom of the page. In the top centre of the image are the tips of two antennae which stretch down to the head. It has two large eyes showing with two antennae stretching out above it. Down from the head is the thorax with two wings to the left and right. The fore wings in the top half of the page have an orange band in the middle. The wing tips to the left and right have bright white patches and spots. The hind wings have a band of orange on the outer edge to the left and right. All wings have tiny patches of white on the edge in places and some small patches of blue near the edges but these are too small to be seen on the tactile image. Down from this is the segmented abdomen. The legs are not shown.

Life Cycle of a frog 1 of 5 (Frog ovum development) (UEB Contracted)


This page with five images illustrates stages in the development of a frog ovum. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. The ovum is surrounded by a mass of jelly yolk, which is not shown. The top left of the page shows the zygote stage: a single cell with one nucleus at its centre, indicated by a dot. To the right of this is the cell in the process of division; it now has two nuclei. In the centre left of the page is the four cell stage with four separate cells, each with its own nuclei. Down the page from this the cells have divided again and now number sixteen. The bottom right section of the page shows the blastocyst stage. The cells have divided yet again and have formed a ball with a hollow containing fluid at its centre. There is a scale at the bottom of the page showing its actual size.

Life Cycle of a frog 1 of 5 (Frog ovum development) (UEB Uncontracted)


This page with five images illustrates stages in the development of a frog ovum. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. The ovum is surrounded by a mass of jelly yolk, which is not shown. The top left of the page shows the zygote stage: a single cell with one nucleus at its centre, indicated by a dot. To the right of this is the cell in the process of division; it now has two nuclei. In the centre left of the page is the four cell stage with four separate cells, each with its own nuclei. Down the page from this the cells have divided again and now number sixteen. The bottom right section of the page shows the blastocyst stage. The cells have divided yet again and have formed a ball with a hollow containing fluid at its centre. There is a scale at the bottom of the page showing its actual size.

Life Cycle of a frog 2 of 5 (Frog spawn development) (Large Print)


On this page there are three images showing frog spawn development. There is a locator dot shown, which will be at the top left of the page when the image is the right way up. At the top of the page is the blastocyst surrounded by the jelly yolk in which it will develop. At the centre of the page is an image of the embryo stage; the cells are beginning to arrange themselves into the different areas that will become limbs and organs. The image at the bottom of the page shows a tadpole, still in the egg and surrounded by yolk, but ready to hatch. It has a scale to its right showing approximate size.

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