Every school, library and child’s bookshelf should hold at least one dictionary. Dictionaries and thesauruses are books shelf staples and every child should be able to access one when they require to as they help in the learning, spelling and understanding of the words children will come across every day. The Oxford Dictionary is an industry standard and the final say on everything to do with language as they are constantly updating their dictionaries to keep up with language trends and new vocabulary. At Laburnum House, we have a selection of Oxford dictionaries, thesauruses and atlases from Oxford which are suitable for a range of ages and reading abilities from nursery ages up to Key Stage 3. >>
From the moment a child begins to read, their curiosity is ignited,and they are often full of questions regarding the meanings of words and this is where having a dictionary or thesaurus on the shelf is so handy. Children can look up the word independently or with a teacher and it is presented in a format which is comfortable for the age and ability of the reader. Our wide section of Oxford dictionaries includes illustrated copies for younger audiences as well as dictionaries which focus on specific subjects such as Math or Science. We can also provide punctuation and grammar dictionaries as well as French dictionaries for aids in teaching a new language.
The importance and usefulness of a dictionary or thesaurus cannot be underestimated which is why we provide such a large selection to cover a range of subjects. Making learning accessible to all children is a founding principle at Laburnum House and we endeavour to be able to provide teaching aids to help kids get the best education possible. Whether you are looking to invest in a dictionary, thesaurus or atlas for your school or your own child, you can be assured that the service you receive from Laburnum House will be second to none. With over two decades of experience in supply books for children, we will ensure that we provide you with the best books available.
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The all new Oxford First Dictionary, with bright, contemporary artwork and easy to use page design, is the best dictionary for children in their early school years. With 1000 accessible entries in alp..
Colourful and fun-to-use, this first reference book divides into three sections: grammar, punctuation, and spelling. In the first section, there are simple meanings, with friendly examples and interac..
The Oxford First Illustrated Dictionary, beautifully illustrated by well-known picture book artist Emma Chichester Clark, is the perfect first building block for 5-7 year-olds to engage with words and..
The Oxford First Illustrated Maths Dictionary supports the curriculum and gives your child a head start in understanding first maths concepts. Organised alphabetically, this dictionary gives simple an..
The Oxford First Illustrated Science Dictionary supports the curriculum and gives your child a head start in understanding first scientific words. Organised alphabetically, this dictionary gives simpl..
Have fun in the sun, drink lemonade in the shade and be inspired to write about pirates, kings and magic rings in the Oxford First Rhyming Dictionary. The dictionary contains a clear and simple alphab..