Book (physical) - A good old fashioned printed book, ideal if you like the feeling of holding it in your hand as you flip through the pages. We will ship your books from our warehouse within 1-3 days.
Ebook (PDF) - You can download, read and print with any PDF reader. Ebook PDFs are available immediately and can be accessed via your filebox or from the link we will email you once you have confirmed your purchase.
Combo (book & PDF) - Save money by getting a PDF and a physical book together, giving you the flexibility of a print and digital version at your fingertips. Printed books allow you to share and pass around the resource with your colleague. The PDF ebook is easy for you to access on the go if your print copy is with a colleague or left at school.

Orders are normally dispatched within 1 to 3 business days. Goods are shipped by New Zealand Post or by local courier, depending upon the location, with a delivery expectation of 1 to 3 business days. We will email dispatch confirmation and tracking details.

International Orders
We are happy to supply orders from outside Australia and New Zealand. Orders will be dispatched by International Air which has delivery expectations of 3-21 business days depending upon your location.

We offer a 14-day inspection with freepost return on all printed products.
Please be aware that we cannot offer an approval period or accept returns on digital resources, so orders for these resources are final.

Credit Card - Pay securely with Visa or Mastercard when you check out.

Invoice your school - Select your school when you check out. You will need a school order number.

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Marie Langley

Marie Langley’s experience in education includes 19 years teaching in secondary and area (Years 1 to 13) schools, 10 years as head of an English department, and seven years as a deputy principal. Her published works include a thesis for a Master of Teaching and Learning degree, magazine articles, short stories, poetry, picture books, a junior novel and numerous educational resource texts. She currently lives and works in Golden Bay in the top north-west corner of the South Island of New Zealand.


Billy Saves the Beach by Frances Adlam5
Teacher tips5
Puzzle time7
Build a narrative8
Share the pie9
Post it10
Max and the War Box by Frances Adlam11
Teacher tips11
Scary sounds13
Boxes of descriptions14
Story in a box15
Remind me16
Geocaching – Online Treasure Huntby Philippa Werry17
Teacher tips17
Look and listen19
Sorting information20
Can you spot them?21
What's the story?22
Amazing Festivals Around the Worldby Philippa Werry23
Teacher tips23
Festival fun25
Festival form26
Adventure in the Park by Marie Langley27
Teacher tips27
Language adventures29
Been there, done that30
Showing feelings31
The Mystery of the Icemanby Bronwen Wall32
Teacher tips32
Icy questions34
A discovery paragraph35
Fact or fiction?36
The mystery of me37
Payback Time by Marie Langley38
Teacher tips38
Review time40
Truth or lie – why?41
Symbols of truth42
Teeth Talk by Bronwen Wall43
Teacher tips43
Talking sounds45
A human body paragraph46
Teeth types48
The Mud Run by Helen McEwen49
Teacher tips49
Run around words51
Exciting times!52
Secret skills53
Give it a go54
Chariot Race! by Paul Mason55
Teacher tips55
Around the track57
Modern-day chariot racing58
The darker side59
Know Your Robots by Bronwen Wall60
Teacher tips60
The language of robots62
The shape of an argument63
Introducing ...64
Yes or No65
Getting Around by Helen McEwen66
Teacher tips66
Getting around language68
My Hyperloop thoughts69
Transport power70
Activity review71
Selected Boost it answers72