Designed primarily for 9-to-12-year-olds, the Scholastic Children's Dictionary
features sample sentence, easy-to-master pronunciation guides, word
histories, synonym boxes, cross-references, illustrations, photos,
language notes, maps, flags, and a grammar and punctuation guide -- in
all, 672 pages of essential information.
The Scholastic Children's Dictionary has been revised and updated for the first time in five years. The revision includes:
--16 new pages of back matter, including a grammar and punctuation
guide, photos of the presidents, a map of the continents, a map of
Canada, and more!
--Dozens of new and updated entries
--Photos of several of the new entries
fresh new cover design in the same style as the revised Scholastic
First Dictionary, the Scholastic Children's Thesaurus and the
Scholastic Children's Encyclopedia. This will give the Scholastic
Reference line a cohesive look.