Come On, Phonics is a five-level series designed to teach phonics through an easy and child-centered approach. Beginners start by learning the sounds of the alphabet and writing individual letters and then progress to blending sounds, spelling, and reading simple sentences. Students gain the confidence to read English words and have fun doing it.
Superkids New Edition is a fun and easy to teach six level series for elementary sschool children learning English. The book presents and recycles language in ways that children can understand and use in their lives.
The Little Hands Library is a set of ten board books that correspond to the ten themes of Houghton Mifflin PRE-K. These books are designed to be in children's hands: they are made of thick, sturdy cardboard and contain bright and colorful real-life photographs. The books are designed so that children will see themselves, their families, and their communities reflected in the pages.
The new National Curriculum emphasises the importance of composition but also 'transcription' i.e. spelling and 'fluent, legible and, eventually, speedy handwriting.' Our exciting new 'Let's Do Handwriting' titles provide all the help that children need to write fluently and legibly. Through guided practice in letter structure and the correct formation of joins, the children are encouraged to develop a clear, attractive style to use with fluency and speed in their everyday writing. The extensive handwritten practice of a wide range of words also helps to broaden vocabulary and spelling skills.
At Home With Handwriting 2 is a fun activity workbook for children, aged 5-7 years, to do at home. Using a variety of tasks such as filling in missing letters and copying, children will establish a comfortable and efficient pencil grip, write and join up letters correctly, and leave appropriate gaps between words. The illustrated step-by-step activities are simple enough for children to work through on their own, or equally perfect to do together with an adult giving encouragement. Useful tips support adults so that they can encourage learning gently - plus there are more than enough funky stickers to reward your child as they complete each activity!
Generations of children have read, re-read, and loved Ezra Jack Keats's award-winning, classic stories about Peter and his neighborhood friends. Now, for the first time, Peter's Chair, A Letter to Amy, and Goggles! are available in paperback exclusively from Puffin. A more charming or contemporary child than Peter...is hard to bring to mind.? -- Library Journal