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Full set of Puddles resources

Includes:

  • Puddles and the Christening Splash! big book
  • Puddles and the Christening Splash!        special edition standard book
  • A Wet and Windy Harvest for Puddles big book
  • Puddles Lends a Paw standard book  **Signed by the Author**
  • Puddles Lends a Paw big book
  • Puddles and the Christmas Play big book
  • Puddles and the Happy Easter Day big book
  • A Wedding Day Wish for Puddles big book
  • Puddles and the St Francis Service big book
  • The Reverend Freddie Fisher with 4 sets of vestments
  • Puddles soft toy cat
  • Arthur soft toy cat
  • 4 soft toy kittens
  • 2 soft toy kittens
  • 7 x PLAN+3


Save £38.79 by buying this set.

Price:

£210.00 + £21.39 VAT

A Wet and Windy Harvest for Puddles - Big Book

A Wet and Windy Harvest for Puddles is the first in a series of books which introduce very young children to aspects of the Christian faith.


Puddles enjoys playing in the Autumn leaves but not content to play outside, she joins the congregation of the Reverend Freddie Fisher's church for the Harvest service - and then the fun really begins.

Price:

14.99

Puddles Lends A Paw - Standard Book or Big Book

A delightful book that finds Puddles meeting all the church helpers and helping out in her own special way!


Having finished her favourite lunch, and always looking for an adventure Puddles decides to go to church. There she meets the various church helpers who are busy getting ready for the Sunday service...


Will Puddles lend a helping paw or will her mischievous nature prove a hindrance?

Price Standard Book:

£7.99

Price Big Book:

£14.99

A Wedding Day Wish for Puddles - Big Book

A Wedding Day Wish for Puddles, is the fourth in the series of books which have quickly become a firm favourite with children, teachers and parents!


Puddles and Freddie are best friends. But, when Freddie finds a new special friend Puddles begins to feel lonely. As Sally and Mike plan their wedding, Puddles wishes she had a special friend all of her own. And then the day of the wedding arrives and Puddles gets a surprise.

Price:

14.99

Puddles and the Christmas Play - Big Book

The much loved Puddles the cat returns for her third adventure!


Puddles longs for a part in the Christmas play!


“But there are no cats in the Christmas play,” the Sunday School teacher tells her. On each Sunday of Advent, Puddles watches the children practise and wishes she could join in. And then the day of the play arrives and Puddles’ help is needed!


Is this the chance of playing a part that Puddles has been waiting for…?

Price:

£14.99

Puddles and the Easter Day - Big Book

£14.99

Puddles and the Happy Easter Day - Big Book

This Puddles Easter story reflects emotions of happiness and sadness and the celebration of new life.


Puddles and the Happy Easter Day effectively supports parents and teachers in addressing the sensitive events of Easter – a long awaited resource!


Puddles and Arthur are very special friends. But in the week before Easter, Arthur goes missing. Worried and sad, each day, Puddles searches for Arthur. She has something important to tell him but he is nowhere to be seen.


On Sunday, as everyone enjoys the Easter celebrations, Puddles has her own reason to celebrate…

Price:

14.99

Full set of Puddle resources

£210.00

A Wet and Windy Harvest for Puddles - Big Book

£14.99

Puddles Lends a Paw - Standard Book

£7.99

Puddles Lends a Paw - Big Book

£14.99

A Wedding Day Wish for Puddles - Big Book

£14.99

Puddles and the Christmas Play - Big Book

£14.99

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Full set of traditional Muslim story resources

Includes:

  • The Tiny Ants standard book
  • The Tiny Ants big book and resource pack
  • Seven New Kittens standard book
  • Seven New Kittens big book and resource pack
  • The Baby Birds standard book with CD ROM
  • The Baby Birds puppet set
  • 3 x PLAN+3


Save £28.92 by buying this set.

More on this outstanding resource pack

Price:

£95.00 + £4 VAT

The Tiny Ants - Standard Book

A traditional Muslim story wonderfully retold with bold, colourful illustrations.


The Tiny Ants is a delightful retelling of a traditional Muslim story with a message that encourages children to think about the importance of caring for the natural world.


“Gill’s retelling of these timeless Muslim stories makes them accessible to even the youngest pupils"

Price:

£7.99

The Tiny Ants - Big Book and Resource Pack

The Tiny Ants big book with story board cards for literacy, and a range of number, sorting and matching games to support numeracy.


The Tiny Ants is a delightful retelling of a traditional Muslim story with a message that encourages children to think about the importance of caring for the natural world. The cross-curriculum pack includes:

  • The Tiny Ants big book
  • 6 storyboard cards for sequencing and re-telling
  • 'Match the Mini-beasts' game
  • 60 assorted mini-beasts
  • Large 'Care and Beware' game
  • Mini-beast Pictogram

Price:

£32.99

The Baby Birds Standard Book with CD Rom

The Baby Birds is a traditional Muslim story that explores the wonderful world in which we live.


Muhammad and his friends are enjoying the plants and animals when they come across some beautiful baby birds trying out their wings for the very first time.   Muhammad is just in time in reminding his friends to care for all living things and the baby birds are once again safely reunited with their mother.


An accompanying CD-ROM contains visual and audio versions in English and two versions in Welsh.

The CD ROM can be used on the classroom whiteboard or personal computers. Different versions allow for sound only, visual only or combined visual and audio with sound effects.


See our soft toys page for the beautiful accompanying puppet set.

Price:

12.99

The Baby Birds Resource Pack

The Baby Birds Resource Pack includes the Baby Birds book, CD ROM and the Baby Birds Puppets.


This puppet set includes:

  • 1 mother bird hand puppet
  • 5 baby bird finger puppets
  • 1 nest storage bag
  • The Baby Birds Standard Book
  • The accompanying CD ROM

Price:

£32.99 + £4.00 VAT

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Full set of traditional Muslim story resources

£95.00

The Tiny Ants - Standard Book

£7.99

The Tiny Ants - Resource Pack

£32.99

The Baby Birds Standard Book with CD Rom

£12.99

The Baby Birds Resource Pack

£32.99

Seven New Kittens -Standard Book


Seven New Kittens is a traditional Muslim story which encourages children to reflect on the beauty and wonder of new life and the natural world.


Children will delight in anticipating and counting the arrival of the seven kittens as they appear on the pages as the story unfolds.

Price:

£7.99

Seven New Kittens -Standard Book

£7.99

Seven New Kittens -

                             Big Book and Resource Pack

Seven New Kittens big book with story board cards for literacy, and a range of number, sorting and matching games to support numeracy.


The resource pack includes:

  • Seven New Kittens big book
  • 21 piece number and storyboard pieces
  • 'Match and Count the Kittens' game
  • 32 cats and kittens
  • Large 'Collect the Kittens' game board

Price:

32.99

Schools and official organisations - please note the invoicing ordering options >>>>

Full set of all resources

The full set of our English language resources. This includes:

  • Full set of Puddles resources
  • Full set of traditional Muslim story resources
  • Festivals DVDs (2)
  • Full  Topic Webs and Planning Support
  • 30 pupil activities (sent electronically)
  • Your Faith Christianity
  • Your Faith Islam


Save a total of £73.67 by buying this full set.

Price:

£375.00 + £35.39 VAT

Full set of all resources

£375.00

Puddles and the Christening Splash - Standard Book, Big Book or both

An amazing new Puddles adventure.


Puddles and Arthur are the proud new parents of four little kittens, Ziggy, Mustard, Midnight... and one with no name!


As everyone celebrates the baptism service of Sally and Mike’s twins, Puddles and Arthur still can’t think of a name for the little white kitten. Then, as the baptism service unfolds, there is more than one surprise in store...

Price Standard Book:

£7.99

Price Big Book:

£14.99

Price Both Books:

£18.99

Puddles and the Christening Splash big book

£14.99

Puddles and the Christening Splash standard book

£7.99

Puddles and the Christening Splash

                                          - standard + big book

£18.99

Seven New Kittens -

     Big Book and Resource Pack

£32.99

Puddles and the Christening Splash - Resource pack

Puddles and Arthur are the proud new parents of four little kittens, Ziggy, Mustard, Midnight... and one with no name! As everyone celebrates the baptism service of Sally and Mike’s twins, Puddles and Arthur still can’t think of a name for the little white kitten. Then, as the baptism service unfolds, there is more than one surprise in store...


Take advantage of this great offer to buy both standard and full sized books plus the four kittens! A saving of £8.99.

Price:

£43.98 + £4.20 VAT

Puddles and the Christening Splash - Resource pack

£43.98

Christening Gift Set

This lovely set of the Special Edition standard size book and four kittens will make the perfect Christening gift.


The Special Edition book has a beautiful dedication page for you to personalise on this very special occasion.  


Together with the four delightfully soft toy kittens this is a lovely gift for a child to treasure. A saving of £7.98.


Price:

£30 + £4.40 VAT

Christening Gift Set

£30.00

Are You Sitting Comfortably?

£7.99

The Joy Of Reading DVD

£9.99

Buy Both Neil's book and CD

£12.00

Are You Sitting Comfortably?  Then I’ll begin!

This highly informative book explores the role of storytime and its impact on young children.  It offers practical advice on choosing stories, the art of storytelling, questioning techniques and involving children in storytime at school and at home.

Price:

                                                      £7.99

The Joy of Reading DVD

This DVD aims to show how parents and carers can best support their children’s reading at home.  It highlights the best ways to help improve their skills, develop confidence and increase their child’s enjoyment of reading.


Approximate running time: 30 minutes

Price:                                              £9.99 + £2.00 VAT

Buy Both - the book and DVD


Buy both of these fabulous resources together for the complete guide to making reading more fun for both adults and children!


Price:                                    £12 + £2.80 VAT

RE-Think Topics:

Topic Webs and Planning Support

Comprehensive set of cross-curricular topic webs and detailed planning and activity ideas linked to either EYFS (England), Foundation Phase (Wales) or Curriculum for Excellence (Scotland).

Plus 30 pupil activities (sent electronically).

This valuable resource saves hours of planning time and identifies the RE that can appropriately fit in to a wide range of popular topic titles including many of the Cornerstones projects.


(Despatched by email in PDF format)


NB This resource is included when purchasing the complete set (featured above @ £375) of published resources.

Price:

£25.00

Full Planning (England)

£25.00

Full Planning (Scotland)

£25.00

Full Planning (Wales)

£25.00

Your Faith Christianity

£12.99

Your Faith Islam

£12.99

PLAN+3 Harvest (EYFS)

£2.99

RE-Think Topic PLAN+3 Harvest (Despatched byemail)


PLAN+3 includes:

PLAN+3 Harvest (FP Wales)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Harvest (CforE Scotland)

£2.99

Price:

£2.99


PLAN+3 Lends A Paw (Despatched byemail)


PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


PLAN+3 Lends A Paw (CforE Scotland)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Lends A Paw (EYFS England)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Lends A Paw (FP Wales)

£2.99

RE-Think Topic PLAN+3 Christmas (Despatched byemail)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


 PLAN+3 Christmas Play (EYFS England)

£2.99

PLAN+3 The Baby Birds (Despatched byemail)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


PLAN+3 The Baby Birds (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

PLAN+3 The Baby Birds (EYFS England)

£2.99

PLAN+3 The Baby Birds (FP Wales)

£2.99

Plan+3 Easter (EYFS)

£2.99

Plan+3 Easter (FP Wales)

£2.99

Plan+3 Easter (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Wedding (Despatched byemail)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


RE-Think Topic PLAN+3 Christening (Despatched byemail) PDF format)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


PLAN+3 Wedding  (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

PLAN+3  (FP Wales)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Wedding  (EYFS)

£2.99

RE-Think Topic PLAN+3 Easter (Despatched byemail)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


PLAN+3 The Tiny Ants (Despatched byemail)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


 Plan+3 The Tiny Ants (EYFS)

£2.99

Plan+3 The Tiny Ants (FP Wales)

£2.99

Plan+3 The Tiny Ants (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Seven New Kittens (sent by email)

PLAN+3 includes:

Price:

£2.99


 Plan+3 Seven New Kittens (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

 Plan+3 Seven New Kittens (FP Wales)

£2.99

 Plan+3 Seven New Kittens (EYFS)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Christening (FP Wales)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Christening (EYFS)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Christening (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

Festivals series: non-fiction hardback books

Age Guide 5+

With their clear text and beautiful photographs these books will allow pupils and teachers to explore the significance of each of the festivals for the respective faiths and discover how and why they are celebrated.

Price:

Hardback book £12.99

Diwali

£12.99

Ei-ul-Fitr

£12.99

Chinese New Year

£12.99

Guru Nanak's Birthday

£12.99

Ramadan

£12.99

Hanukkah

£12.99

Holi

£12.99

Festivals Pack 1 (+£5 VAT on DVD)


£76.95

Diwali

£7.99

Christmas

£7.99

Hanukkah

£7.99

Holidays and Festivals series: non-fiction paperback books

Age Guide 3+

With their very simple clear text and lovely photographs these books will allow the youngest of our children to explore with their teachers or parents how and why different religious and cultural events are celebrated.  See also our Cultural Education section for Bonfire Night in this series.

Price:

Paperback £7.99

Chinese New Year

£7.99

Easter

£7.99

Harvest

£7.99

Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr

£7.99

Festivals Pack 2 (+£5 VAT on DVD)

£47.96

The Food We Eat

£10.99

Non-Fiction book

Age Guide 6+


The Clothes We Wear

£10.99

Non-Fiction book

Age Guide 6+


Celebrations and Special Days

£10.99

Non-Fiction book

Age Guide 6+


My World Your World series: non-fiction paperback or hardback books

Age Guide 6+

Each title from the My World Your World series introduces young readers to the lives of children from many different countries and cultures. The full series can be seen in our Cultural Education section of the website.  The three titles featured here also include reference to some religious customs associated with the theme of the book..  

Price:

Paperback:    £6.99

Hardback:   £10.99

The Clothes We Wear

£6.99

The Food We Eat

£6.99

Celebrations and Special Days

£6.99

Puddles and the St Francis Service - Big Book

Puddles and the St Francis Service is the latest in a series of books which introduce very young children to aspects of the Christian faith.


Whilst Puddles and her family enjoy the St Francis Service, two feline visitors arrive unexpectedly leaving everyone wondering where they have come from and who they belong to... Will they find a home?!



Price:

14.99

Puddles and the St Francis Service - Big Book

£14.99

PLAN+3 St Francis (EYFS)

£2.99

PLAN+3 St Francis Service (Despatched byemail)


PLAN+3 includes:

PLAN+3 St Francis (FP Wales)

£2.99

 PLAN+3 St Francis (CforE Scotland)

£2.99

Price:

£2.99


St Francis Service set: book and 2 kittens

£24.98

All books and accompany resources can be purchased individually or in a variety of different sets to save you money.

See below for purchasing options and simply add to your shopping cart and pay online.

Alternatively, schools and official organisations who wish to be invoiced can complete the online order form.

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Managing the Right of Withdrawal from RE

Written by Gill Vaisey, this valuable and comprehensive guide for schools and parents provides advice and information around the right of parents to withdraw their children from religious education. It includes helpful sections on legislation, minimising situations that might lead to requests for withdrawal, suggestions for managing requests for withdrawal, case studies, the views of different religious and non-religious groups on religious education, consideration of whether requests are based on reasons of prejudice and requests for withdrawal from visiting places of worship.

The document is produced bilingually in English and in Welsh.

Price:

8.99

Managing the Right of Withdrawal from RE

£8.99

Full set Festivals Hardback

£77.94

Buy 6 Festivals Hardbacks and Get I FREE  (Save £12.99)

Full set of 8 Holidays and Festivals

£55.93

Buy 7 Get I FREE  (Save £7.99)

The Baby Birds Puppets

Yr Adar Bach Puppets

Enhance The Baby Birds story with this set of gorgeous puppets.


This puppet set includes:

  • 1 mother bird hand puppet
  • 5 baby bird finger puppets
  • 1 nest storage bag

Price:

£20 + £4 VAT

The Baby Birds Puppets

(Yr Adar Bach Puppets)

£20.00

PLAN+3 Christmas Play (FP Wales)

£2.99

PLAN+3 Christmas Play (CfE Scotland)

£2.99

The Reverend Freddie Fisher

Y Parchedig Pedr Puw

Bring the Puddles books to life with these wonderful soft toy characters. Fantastic resources for imaginative play. The perfect stimulus for a church role-play corner, ideal for pupils from Nursery to Year 6!


Standing at 43cm, the Reverend Freddie Fisher (Y Parchedig Pedr Puw) soft toy, is the perfect size to accompany the Puddles soft toy cat. He comes complete with a full set of vestments in four liturgical colours, including: 1 alb, 4 stoles and 4 chasubles.


Ideas for using the cat and vicar with Foundation pupils are included and Books at Press customers will also receive a FREE set of notes explaining the vestments and the seasonal colours for use with older (Key Stage 2) pupils.

Price:

£39.99 + £8.00 VAT

Puddles / Pwllyn



Puddles the Soft Toy Cat is 30cm high and an ideal accompaniment to the big books. Pupils  just love having  her as the class 'pet' and also enjoy taking her home for the weekend. She might even accompany staff or pupils to a wedding or baptism and return to tell the class all about her adventures!


Price:

£14.99 + £3.00 VAT

The Reverend Freddie Fisher (Y Prchedig Pedr Puw)

£39.99

Puddles (Pwllyn)

£14.99

Arthur


Arthur is the most handsome tom cat Puddles has ever met!   At 30cm high he is her perfect companion and makes an excellent additional resource to support the Wedding, Easter and Christening stories.  


Price:

£11.99 + £2.40 VAT

The Four Kittens


Puddles’ family is ever increasing with the arrival of four delightful kittens featured in the Easter, Christening and St Francis stories.

Each kitten is approximately 12cm high.

Price:

£29.99 + £6.00 VAT

Arthur

£11.99

The Four Kittens

£29.99

Accompanying soft toys for the Puddles series of books.

          Add these fabulous soft toys to bring the stories alive.

The Two Kittens


These additional two kittens complete the set  and are  featured as the two little strays in the St Francis story.

Each kitten is approximately 12cm high.

Price:

£9.99 + £2.00 VAT

The Two Kittens

£9.99

A Child's Eye View of Festivals DVD


A Child's Eye view of Festivals is a multi award-winning DVD designed to introduce young children to the festivals of Divali, Eid-ul-Fitr, Hanukkah and Chinese New Year. The vibrant and colourful films follow young children through celebrations at home, in their places of worship and in school.

Price:

£24.99 + £5.00 VAT

A Child's Eye View of Festivals 2 DVD


A Child's Eye view of Festivals 2 is a multi award-winning DVD that follows children and families through celebrations of a Church of England Christmas, the Sikh festival of Vaisakhi, a Catholic Easter and the Buddhist festival of Wesak. Engaging and fun, the films make you feel as if you are there.

Price:

£24.99 + £5.00 VAT

A Child's Eye View of Festivals DVD

£24.99

A Child's Eye View of Festivals 2 DVD

£24.99

Festivals Pack 1 includes:

Hardback books

- Hanukkah

- Eid-ul-Fitr

- Chinese New Year

- Diwali

DVD Festivals ( 4 festivals as above)


Festivals Pack 2 includes:

Paperback books

- Easter

- Christmas

- Celebrations and Special Days

 DVD Festivals 2  (Easter, Christmas, Wesak, Vaisakhi)


Festivals in Different Cultures series:

non-fiction hardback or paperback books

Age Guide 3+

With their very simple clear text and lovely photographs these books will allow the youngest of our children to explore with their teachers or parents how and why different religious and cultural events are celebrated.  

Price:

Hardback  £9.99

Paperback £6.99

Chinese New Year - hardback

£9.99

Christmas - hardback

£9.99

Diwali - hardback

£9.99

Kwanzaa - hardback

£9.99

Full set 6 Festivals in Different Cultures

£49.95

Buy 5 Hardback and Get I FREE  (Save £9.99)

Hanukkah - hardback

£9.99

Ramadan - hardback

£9.99

Christmas - paperback

£6.99

Diwali - paperback

£6.99

Hanukkah - paperback

£6.99

Chinese New Year - paperback

£6.99

Kwanzaa - paperback

£6.99

Ramadan - paperback

£6.99

Faith and culture expressed through what people wear ...   Age Guide 3+

This lovely collection of books will help teach children about what people wear and how this can be an expression of their faith or culture.




Hats of Faith Board book

£8.99

The Swirling Hijaab

£9.50

The Clothes We Wear

£10.99

Age Guide 6+  Paperback / Hardback

The Clothes We Wear

£6.99

Picture This - Clothes

£7.99

Set of Clothes (4 books)

£30.00

Buy all 4 books for £30

and save £3.47

( 3 x paperback and 1 x board book)