Jolly Phonics Paperback Readers, Level 1 Snake?s Amazing Tales?is the first of four levels of decodable books, providing the best start for children just starting to read. ?With three lively series in each level, children are able to practise their phonic skills while developing key reading skills.
The Rocket and Other Stories contains six engaging fiction stories and provides comprehension questions, discussion activities and guidance for parents. The stories in the book feature words that are spelled regularly, and can be sounded out with the 42 letter sounds first taught in Jolly Phonics.?At every stage the words are within the reach of children as they use their letter sound knowledge and tricky words already taught.?All the tricky words and letter sounds used are shown at the beginning of the book. Light type is used as a guide for any silent letters, such as /b/ in lamb.
Stories included in the book: The Rocket; Monsters;?The Pond;?Helping; The Wind and the Sun; and?Book Week
Additional extension activities: Say the Sounds; Tricky Words; Meet the Characters; Book Review; and Character Review
*The Rocket and Other Stories is a paperback edition of the popular Jolly Phonics Readers, combining stories previously published as six individual books in the Level 1 General Fiction series.