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First Phonics, Beginner Readers to Year 8 English literacy resources

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All books work particularly well for class work using
a document camera/projector.
All the following books in this group are A5 size.

Phonic Awareness eBooks by Ellie Hallett

Rhymes to Listen to and Say out Loud

Vintage pictures and rhymes
Classic nursery rhymes

A brand new Alphabet action rhyme and song

Everyone will love this new version! Letter sounds and names can be learnt because while saying or singing, every letter is unrushed. Graphemes and phonemes are seen and said together.

Guaranteed fun! Fully illustrated in colour.
The easy-play music score is included.

   

Teach Yourself to Read series

Each of these books is a teacher, and provides the
beginner reader with all the elements needed for learning to read.

Parents and class teachers will be surprised at how
children are not only be highly motivated to read, but at how rapid is their progress.

Every book is in full colour, 16 pages long and printed in A5 format for small hands to hold.
Click on each cover to see sample pages, learning benefits and ordering details.

Bouncy vowels
Consonants in rhyme
First phonics - bus peg fan
 
First phonics - cat bag dog
First phonics - is this a cat or a cot
First phonics - is this a fin or a fig
 
First phonics - pond belt pram
First phonics - is this about kick or cake
First phonics - the other day I hurt my leg
 
First phonics - have you ever seen a flea jump on a knee
First phonics - are these birds or beads
First phonics - one hot day I lost my hat
 
First phonics - See me, read me, write me
First phonics - speed read animal noises
First phonics - rip-roaring 18th letter of the alphabet
 

Forwards Backwards Books - a unique collection!

Phonics Forwards and backwards words Book 1 CVC words
Phonics Forwards and backwards words Book 2
Phonics Forwards and backwards words Book 3
 

For beginners to advanced students
Learn to Read, Speak and Understand English

Each book can be read with a teacher, parent or independently.
Teaching suggestions and methods are included on every page.

All the following books in this group are A4 size.

Click on each book for more details, prices and Look Inside pages
Sounds of English language vowels - graded and fully illustrated
Sounds of English language consonants - graded and fully illustrated
Sounds of English language blends - graded and fully illustrated
 
Sounds of English language digraphs - graded and fully illustrated
Sounds of English language Schwa sound - graded and fully illustrated
Sounds of English language contractions - graded and fully illustrated
 
Sounds of English language uncountables - graded and fully illustrated
Sounds of English language homophones and heteronyms - graded and fully illustrated
Silent Letters in the English language fully illustrated
 
Sounds of English A to Z fully illustrated
Sounds of English IPA International Pronunciation guide fully illustrated
English language word and vocabulary builder - graded and fully illustrated

Teaching ManualNuts and Bolts Literacy Teaching Manual

As the name suggests, this book provides ideas, suggestions and a multitude of ways for the time-poor teacher be able to present a whole raft of high-powered lessons.

The multiple and varied aspects of language education are covered within these pages.

The information here is easy to read, and topics can be cherry-picked to suit the needs of the teacher.

As a demonstration of how many lessons are possible from just one row in one book, an example from the Vowels book (click here) has been given the 'full treatment' of what is possible.

Oral Language

A valuable resource with hundreds of immediately usable ideas in each book.

Click on each book for more details, prices and Look Inside pages.

Click to look inside - English Oral Language for pre-readers and pre-school children

Click to look inside - English Oral Language for Beginner Readers, ESL, oracy

Click to look inside - English Oral Language for budding actors, diction, vocabulary building
 

Performance Poems

These books are part of the series at poetrydrama.com
They are A5 size except for Loud Poems and Slick Limericks (A4).

The Three Little Pigs in Rhyme
Captain (If I were the captain of a great big ship ...
Toad - a Very Loud Poem
Loud Poems for Noisy Kids
Storm!
Slick Limericks - all new and original by Ellie Hallett

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