This Level 1 book is appropriate for children who are just beginning to read. You know bees hum, buy did you know that they dance? Find out why in this fun story about a very busy bee. For children who are just beginning to read and who have a limited vocabulary, these 32-page Level 1 books-about everything from tadpoles to puppies-use word repetition and simple sentences to convey meaning. Picture dictionary boxes with word labels "show" the meanings of words. These books contain between 400 and 450 words each, and they are 80 percent pictures and 20 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
Sally finds a new audience with this set of seasonal board books for the youngest readers. During her visit to the farm, Sally discovers many new friends and much to do. She works hard and plays even harder with an array of gorgeous animals. Adapted from the classic picture book Sally Goes to the Farm and illustrated in Huneck's classic woodcut prints, this simplified text is perfect for animal-loving toddlers.
This is a Topsy and Tim story. Topsy and Tim have fun meeting all kinds of interesting animals at the farm. What happens when they meet some geese? Read it yourself with Ladybird is one of Ladybird's best-selling reading series. For over thirty-five years it has helped young children who are learning to read develop and improve their reading skills. Each Read it yourself book is very carefully written to include many key, high-frequency words that are vital for learning to read, as well as a limited number of story words that are introduced and practised throughout. Simple sentences and frequently repeated words help to build the confidence of beginner readers and the four different levels of books support children all the way from very first reading practice through to independent, fluent reading. Each book has been carefully checked by educational consultants and can be read independently at home or used in a guided reading session at school. Further content includes comprehension puzzles, helpful notes for parents, carers and teachers, and book band information for use in schools. TOPSY AND TIM: AT THE FARM is a Level 1 Read it yourself book, suitable for very early readers who are ready to take their first steps in reading real stories. Each simple story uses a small number of frequently repeated words.
Some of the characters take their boat out for the day to swim near one of the islands. The weather takes a sudden turn for the worse and they are trapped at sea without their engine as night falls. What are they going to do? The Foundation Reading Libr
The children go to a fair. What do they see and do there? Phonics Focus: gr, voiced th, unvoiced th, ck, qu, ng, nk, nd, nt, It, mp, sk, sc, spr, str, soft c, soft g, voiced s. Continue the journey into English... Each story gives children the chance to practice sounds and spelling patterns learned from Oxford Phonics World. Extra reading practice for all children learning English. Listen along with downloadable audio from the website. Practice new vocabulary through end-of-story activities. Notes for teachers and parents.
This book offers an inspiring quote, activity, or prompt for every day of the year, with space for readers to create, brainstorm, and have epiphanies. Daily doses of wisdom and inspiration from famous artists, writers, architects, musicians, chefs, crafters, actors, and more will excite, uplift, and pump creativity. Readers are invited to accept challenges that push them out of their comfort zones: draw a round figure using only lines; coin a word; open a book at random, read a page and illustrate it; set a shopping list to a melody. The journal is not dated and can be started at any point.
Ring! Ring! Ring! The Fire Fighters are coming. A house is on fire and the Fire Fighters are on their way to save the day. DK Readers will help your child learn to read and encourage a life-long love of reading whilst learning all about brave Fire Fighters! DK Readers are part of a five-level highly pictorial reading scheme, which uses lively illustrations and engaging stories to encourage reading. Level 2 Readers have long sentences, increased vocabulary, information boxes and a simple index. Read them together with children who are beginning to read alone and with early or reluctant readers.
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Adult and child readers will learn all about adorable farm animals together in this new Co-reader from National Geographic Kids.
Zadie is the best footballer on the school team. She is also the best skater in the park. When a new boy at school challenges her to a skating competition on the same day as an important football final, Zadie accepts. Can Zadie be both Queen of the Skate Park and Champion on the Pitch? Helbling Readers is great new series of beautifully illustrated graded stories specially devised for teenagers. The series is published in two categories, Helbling Readers Red Series and Helbling Readers Blue Series, each one addressing different age groups, language levels and interests. Helbling Readers Red Series is aimed at young teenagers. It includes a selection of adapted classics and original fiction to get your students reading for pleasure right from beginner level. Helbling Readers Blue Series is designed for teenagers and young adults. Readers chose from sensitively adapted teen-relevant classics and a gripping selection of original fiction. Helbling Readers have a wide variety of Before and After Reading activities to help and develop understanding, as well as background information, fact files and lots of pointers for project and culture work. The stories are carefully graded in five levels according to internationally recognised standards and include preparation for the Cambridge ESOL and Trinity exams.
Who doesn't want to learn how to play the ukulele? The uke is hot. And learning to play this instrument at a basic level is quick and easy for even the most inexperienced musicians – especially with Ukulele in a Day For Dummies! With this great introductory package, readers get the information they need to pick up a ukulele and try it out. Ukulele in a Day For Dummies: Covers ukulele basics Introduces readers to basic chords and strumming patterns Provides everything needed for readers to play a simple tune or two at the end of the day! Comes with access to 29 audio tracks and a half dozen instructional videos so you can read, hear, and see how to play the uke
Everyone thinks they know what it's like, going to school. But have you ever wondered what life must be like at a boarding school? A school for young offenders? A school for the blind? With her trademark humour, insight, sensitivity and razor-sharp wit, Anne Fine explores these different worlds in a short story collection that will fascinate young readers.
All aboard! The Little Red Train is in for a very busy day. There's post to deliver, rails and sleepers for the new track, a flock of sheep for Hilltop Farm, and lots of passengers for Barnacle Bay! Keep your eyes peeled on the journey - there's lots of added fun! Peek inside the Little Red Train's engine and East Sidings station with fun cut-aways! Can you spot the landmarks, bridges, tunnels and signals along the way? Count all the sheep at Hilltop Farm and . . . use the map to follow the the Little Red Train on his very busy day! You'll never have a dull journey with the Little Red Train!