Usborne Very First Reading Slipcase with Parents Notes by

Usborne Very First Reading Slipcase with Parents Notes

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Part of the Very First Reading Series

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The objective of the 15 books in the Very First Reading series is to enthuse your child through rhyme to learn and to enjoy the art of reading and to read with confidence and enthusiasm, which in turn will result in reading becoming a lifetime’s pleasure. Each book builds on material from the previous ones and together with the rhyming stories there are some superb illustrations in a range of different styles. This is the boxed set containing all 15 books together with a Parents’ Guide to the series. This series is ideal to compliment learning to read as the child starts school or even beforehand to give them a head start before they actually start school.

View all the titles in the Very First Reading series - click here.


Usborne Very First Reading Slipcase with Parents Notes by

Based on the principles of synthetic phonics as recommended by the DCSF’s 2006 Rose Report on the Teaching of Early Reading, with inspired rhyming stories on themes children love and superb artwork by world-class illustrators in a brilliant range of styles.

There are guidance notes for parents in each book, with further extensive support for parents and teachers online.


'If you want a great set of reading books for little'uns who have just started learning to read, look no further. This is inspired' - The Independent; 'Some books were just made for sharing! And if they give a child the confidence to read alone, it will be a major step on their road to independence. So Usborne have come up with the ideal solution - a series of exciting and beautifully illustrated books specially developed to offer a structured and methodical programme of reading. Whether you are a parent, a carer or a teacher, you can be sure that the Very First Reading books will turn learning into an adventure' - Lancashire Evening Post; 'A fantastic new series of enjoyable and fun books for you to share with your child. This series is an excellent complement to your child's school curriculum' - Families Journal'

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Interest Age: 6+


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Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

26th March 2010




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