Series: Very First Reading
A set of 15 Usborne Very First Reading books for children who are just starting to learn to read. Each book features an imaginative story with irresistible illustrations and simple puzzles to check understanding.
Based on the principles of synthetic phonics, the series supports the "Letters and Sounds" programme used in thousands of UK primary schools. The books are designed to be read in order and cover material that is normally taught in a child’s first two or three years at school. The boxed set includes a guide for parents.
(The following Usborne Very First Reading titles are included: Pirate Pat, The dressing-up box, A bus for Miss Moss, Dog diary, Grizzly bear rock, The queen makes a scene, Stop that cow!, Moon zoom, Run, rabbit, run!, Late night at the zoo, Wild school, The circus under the sea, The monster diner, Knight fright and Mr. Mystery.)
Awarded to the Usborne Very First Reading series. For the Teachers' Choice Award, teachers who are also parents evaluate books, games, websites, electronics, and more — to choose the best tools for at-home learning.
Awarded to the Usborne Very First Reading series. The award's aim is to identify and reward excellence in educational products that have been designed for children in Key Stage 1.
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“Very First Reading boxed set with slipcase”
Ideal for teaching your child how to read in English. We live in Austria but my children are bilingual and as they attend an Austrian school I used the set to teach my son how to read in English. After the set he was able to read by himself. It was so rewarding because it did not take him too long to finish one book any he was so proud whenever he had finished one. At the moment I am using the set for my 6 year old daughter - we are already half ways through and she is equally proud whenever she has mastered one! I think the puzzles at the end are a fun way for revision. I can truly recommend that series, not only the set but also the additional stories of the Very First Reading series.