From Africa to Wembley... by John Utaka


From Africa to Wembley... by John Utaka

I am a striker. I play for Portsmouth in the Premier League, and I play for my country too. My country is Nigeria, in Africa. This is my story. From Africa to Wembley is part of the Goal! reading series for reluctant and struggling readers. A series fully compatible with any synthetic phonis teaching programme. Beautifully illustrated in colour, this story continues the introduction of graphemes and phonemes and builds some more complex sounds. Interest Age: 6-14 years. Reading Age: Reception/KS1. Published by Ransom Publishing

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12 pages


John Utaka
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Publication date

1st September 2008



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