Kingfisher Readers: Where Animals Live (Level 2: Beginning to Read Alone) by Brenda Stone


Kingfisher Readers: Where Animals Live (Level 2: Beginning to Read Alone) by Brenda Stone

For the first time, Kingfisher brings its expertise in beautifully-designed, trusted non-fiction to the sphere of learning to read. This new graded reading scheme will grip children's interest. Developed with literacy experts, the four-level series will guide young readers as they build confidence and fluency in their literacy skills and progress towards reading alone. LEVEL 1 BEGINNING TO READ ALONE Extent: 32pp; words per page: up to 30 The language at this level will be mainly short and simple sentences, with straightforward vocabulary and punctuation. * Natural language which is clear and precise * High-quality, arresting photos with lots to talk about * Artwork in an attractive variety of styles * Clear design which helps the narrative flow, making obvious links between the text and images * Features to engage readers such as fact boxes, diagrams and graphics, captions, glossary * Prompts to encourage readers to think and talk about the topic * Careful progression over four levels in both language and design features * Helpful advice for parents about sharing books with their children * Online resources for teachers to encourage use in schools

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32 pages


Brenda Stone
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Publication date

5th January 2012



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