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Work & industry / world of work (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from Work & industry / world of work (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Work & industry / world of work (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Work & industry / world of work (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

The Who's Who of Grown-Ups

The Who's Who of Grown-Ups

Author: Owen Davey Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/10/2020

I Like The Outdoors ... what jobs are there?

I Like The Outdoors ... what jobs are there?

Author: Carron Brown Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/10/2020

Do you love the outdoors and dream of working outside when you grow up? If the answer is yes, then this book is for you! In this entertaining and informative book, children who love the great outdoors can find out all about the future careers they can choose from. From a travel writer to a marine biologist, a surf instructor to a firefighter, a construction manager to palaeontologist, this book takes you through a day in the life of 25 outdoor workers, showing you how each job unfolds on a typical working day. You'll learn what it takes to get the job, what duties and tasks are involved, and discover a world of opportunities. Turn the pages and find out the best part of a geologist's day and what really bugs a ski instructor... HINT: it involves freezing cold snow! With a variety of careers covered, from jobs on construction sites, cliff-faces, icy oceans and many more, this book is sure to inspire children's ambitions and get them excited for their futures. Aimed at outdoorsy readers aged 7 and older the illustrated narrative approach tells the story of each career and helps introduce children to the world of work in a playful, engaging way. When they've finished reading, children will have gained an overview of each of the featured jobs and will have discovered that you can turn a passion, an interest or a hobby into a rewarding career. If readers want to know more about the opportunities ahead they can check out That's a Job? I Like Sport, or That's a Job? I Like Animals and discover even more of the world's coolest jobs.

My Job in Engineering

My Job in Engineering

Author: Joanna Brundle, Drue Rintoul Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/08/2020

Are you a maths whizz with terrific timetable skills? Or are you a science star who knows everything there is to know about the animal kingdom? Or maybe you're an engineering hero who loves to take things apart and put them back together again? Whether you dream of diving with whales as a marine biologist or flying rockets into space with NASA, going from classroom to career is easy if you know what jobs are out there!

My Job in Maths

My Job in Maths

Author: Joanna Brundle, Drue Rintoul Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/08/2020

Are you a maths whizz with terrific timetable skills? Or are you a science star who knows everything there is to know about the animal kingdom? Or maybe you're an engineering hero who loves to take things apart and put them back together again? Whether you dream of diving with whales as a marine biologist or flying rockets into space with NASA, going from classroom to career is easy if you know what jobs are out there!

My Job in Science

My Job in Science

Author: Joanna Brundle, Drue Rintoul Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/08/2020

Are you a maths whizz with terrific timetable skills? Or are you a science star who knows everything there is to know about the animal kingdom? Or maybe you're an engineering hero who loves to take things apart and put them back together again? Whether you dream of diving with whales as a marine biologist or flying rockets into space with NASA, going from classroom to career is easy if you know what jobs are out there!

My Job in Technology

My Job in Technology

Author: Joanna Brundle, Drue Rintoul Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/08/2020

Are you a maths whizz with terrific timetable skills? Or are you a science star who knows everything there is to know about the animal kingdom? Or maybe you're an engineering hero who loves to take things apart and put them back together again? Whether you dream of diving with whales as a marine biologist or flying rockets into space with NASA, going from classroom to career is easy if you know what jobs are out there!

Heroes Who Help Us From Around the World

Heroes Who Help Us From Around the World

Author: Liz Gogerly Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/08/2020

Nurture a child's natural curiosity with this quirky book about the jobs people do! Think of a person who does a heroic job. Perhaps you're thinking of a firefighter who puts out burning buildings, or a doctor who makes sick people better? These people are definitely heroes, but our world is full of lots of amazing people whose job it is to help us. From park rangers to police officers and from librarians to lifeguards, the heroes who help us are everywhere! Readers will love spotting the similarities and differences between the people and places that are familiar and those that are new to them. It opens up opportunities for talking about interesting careers, diversity and positive role models and will inspire them to become 'everyday heroes' through kindness and compassion. Our heroes in action are beautifully illustrated and accompanied by easy-to-read text, which is great for sharing with a child as they learn to read. It is perfect for more confident readers who can read alone. A truly inclusive and positive book, Heroes Who Help Us represents the diversity of people on our planet and celebrates Earth's infinite varieties of race, gender, ethnicity and abilities. From Botswana to Brazil and from Nepal to New Zealand, many countries from the six inhabited continents are included, and every child reading this book should be able to find themselves represented in some way. Perfect for children aged 5+ who are learning about values and citizenship and for curious minds eager to find out a little more about the amazing people in our world.

Advertising and Marketing

Advertising and Marketing

Author: Ferguson Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/08/2020

Praise for the previous edition: Solid, up-to-date addition...--School Library JournalCareers in Focus: Advertising and Marketing, Second Edition covers 21 careers for students interested in persuing a career in this field.Job profiles include:

Careers in Focus

Careers in Focus

Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/08/2020

Careers in Focus: Geriatric Care, Third Edition profiles 20 careers for anyone interested in working with the elderly.

Animals

Animals

Author: Inc Facts on File Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/08/2020

Combining concise career information with a lively, full-color presentation, Animals helps young readers explore a wide range of future career possibilities.

Pop Musician

Pop Musician

Author: Don Rauf, Monique Vescia Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2020

Do you dream of becoming a pop star? Get behind the microphone with this entertaining career guide! Virtual Apprentice: Pop Musician offers an interactive look at a career in the music industry.Ideal for anyone who has ever dreamed of singing into a microphone, this new guide gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to work as a pop musician, with profiles of working professionals, Reality Check sidebars, and Find Out More and Check It Out sidebars for further research. With full-color and black-and-white illustrations and engaging text, this essential resource brings this fun field to life.Chapters include: Soundtrack to Your Life; Pop Star at Work; Pop Tech and Trends; Pop Star in Training; Background Music; Kids Ask, Pop Stars Answer; and, Pop Musician for a Day.

Firefighter

Firefighter

Author: Diane Lindsey Reeves Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2020

Smoke, fires, and a whole lot more...an informative career guide for aspiring firefighters. Virtual Apprentice: Firefighter gives students a behind-the-scenes look at a job in the exciting field of fire safety.With an in-depth look at this profession, profiles of working professionals, Reality Check sidebars, and A Day in the Life activity list, this new book is perfect for readers interested in a firsthand look at a career in fire safety. Filled with full-color and black-and-white photographs, this fun, hands-on guide is perfect for readers interested in trying on a job as a firefighter.Chapters include: Smoke, Fires, and a Whole Lot More; Fighting Fires, Saving Lives, Doing Chores; Firefighting Tech and Trends; Brains, Brawn, and Heart; Up the Ladder and Behind the Scenes; Kids Ask, Firefighters Answer; and, Firefighter for a Day.