The Christmas Cobwebs

It’s Christmas Eve and all is ready for Christmas – until seven spiders cover the tree in cobwebs.

Author: Lesley Sims

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905560

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 288

It’s Christmas Eve and all is ready for Christmas – until seven spiders cover the tree in cobwebs. Will Christmas Day be ruined – or can Father Christmas save the Day? Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, specially written for children just starting to read alone. This ebook includes audio and reading-related puzzles. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

The Tortoise and the Eagle

Tortoise is jealous of Eagle being able to fly.

Author: Rob Lloyd Jones

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905641

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 678

Tortoise is jealous of Eagle being able to fly. He wants to fly too. So he decides to try... Aesop’s classic fable retold for beginner readers as part of the Usborne Reading Programme, developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton. This ebook includes audio and reading-related puzzles. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

Brer Rabbit Down the Well

When Brer Rabbit hides from Brer Fox, he finds himself trapped.

Author: Louie Stowell

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905544

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 504

When Brer Rabbit hides from Brer Fox, he finds himself trapped. But nothing can keep Brer Rabbit down for long... Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, specially written for children just starting to read alone. This ebook includes audio and reading-related puzzles. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

Stone Soup

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Lesley Sims

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568067

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 644

"I can make soup from a stone!" declared the old man. The old woman didn't believe him. Do you? Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush

Now Brer Fox has the perfect plan to stop Brer Rabbit once and for all. Specially written for beginner readers, this lively tale is brought to life by charming illustrations and accompanying audio narration.

Author: Louie Stowell

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474900453

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 259

Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox are always up to mischief. Now Brer Fox has the perfect plan to stop Brer Rabbit once and for all. Specially written for beginner readers, this lively tale is brought to life by charming illustrations and accompanying audio narration. "Irresistible for children learning to read. " - Child Education Plus

Snails

This book includes audio, reading-related puzzles and internet links to find out more. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

Author: Susanna Davidson

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905609

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 222

A fascinating look into the world of snails, full of facts about what snails like to eat, where they live and how they lay their eggs. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, specially written for children just starting to read alone. This book includes audio, reading-related puzzles and internet links to find out more. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

The Dragon and the Phoenix

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Lesley Sims

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568121

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 548

Once upon a time, there was a dragon, a phoenix and a very, very special pebble... Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

How Elephants Lost Their Wings

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Lesley Sims

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409567974

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 178

Believe it or not, elephants used to be able to fly. But flying elephants were big trouble... Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

Clever Rabbit and the Wolves

Clever Rabbit must save a lost sheep from being eaten by a hungry wolf.

Author: Susanna Davidson

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474900151

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 646

Clever Rabbit must save a lost sheep from being eaten by a hungry wolf. But will the rabbit’s brains outmatch the wolf’s brawn? This illustrated retelling of the Native American folktale is accompanied by an audio narration, and is specially written for children just starting to read alone. "Irresistible for children learning to read. " - Child Education Plus

Usborne First Reading

The series is based on the principles of synthetic phonics but also provides effective support for non-phonics-based programs.

Author: Russell Punter

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781409570202

Category: Readers (Primary)

Page:

View: 789

The award winning Usborne First Reading series has been developed to offer the best possible support for teaching children to read, both in schools and at home. The series is based on the principles of synthetic phonics but also provides effective support for non-phonics-based programs. Inspired rhyming stories on themes children love, including ships and sailors, magic and mix-ups, exploration and adventure, not to mention animals and pets (some distinctly spooky ones!). Superb artwork by world-class illustrators in a brilliant range of styles. First Reading Level 2 are real books for beginner readers ready to tackle more complicated storylines and sentence structures. They encourage the reader to develop reading stamina, and include up to six pages of fun, reading-related puzzles.

King Donkey Ears

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Lesley Sims

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568008

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 705

Shhh! The king has a secret. I'll whisper it to you. "He has donkey's ears." Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

Clever Rabbit and the Lion

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Susanna Davidson

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 140956794X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 701

Lion wants to eat up ALL of the jungle animals. "Don't worry," says Clever Rabbit. "I have a plan..." Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

The Daydreamer

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Kate Davies

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568091

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 321

Daisy doesn't have any money, but she has lots of imagination. When a farmer offers her a gold coin, she dreams of all the things she could buy...and then disaster strikes! Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

The Baobab Tree

When the gods create a talking tree, they soon regret it because it won’t be quiet.

Author: Louie Stowell

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905528

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 532

When the gods create a talking tree, they soon regret it because it won’t be quiet. So they turn it upside down and bury its head in the dirt. The classic African folktale, specially retold as part of the Usborne Reading Programme for children just starting to read alone. This ebook includes audio and reading-related puzzles. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

There Was a Crooked Man

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Russell Punter

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568180

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 204

The crooked man has a crooked house and a crooked cat. Now he wants a crooked fish for his supper. But where has it gone? Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

Old Mother Hubbard

This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Author: Russell Punter

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568032

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 792

It's dinner time for Old Mother Hubbard's dog. But the cupboard is bare! Simply written in lively, flowing text Usborne First Reading books are designed to capture the imagination and build the confidence of beginner readers. This book includes audio, simple comprehension puzzles and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes. "For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne's First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction." - Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe

It’s no fun living in a shoe when you have as many children as this old woman.

Author: Russell Punter

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474905587

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 307

It’s no fun living in a shoe when you have as many children as this old woman. She needs to find a bigger home – and fast... Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton, specially written for children just starting to read alone. This ebook includes audio and reading-related puzzles. "Crack reading and make confident and enthusiastic readers with this fantastic reading programme." - Julia Eccleshare

The Genie in the Bottle

A fisherman finds a big, bad, hungry genie in a bottle.

Author: Rosie Dickins

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474900194

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 797

A fisherman finds a big, bad, hungry genie in a bottle. What will the fisherman do? A beautifully illustrated retelling of the classic Persian folktale, written in simple text for children just beginning to read alone. Includes audio narration. "Irresistible for children learning to read. " - Child Education Plus

Little Miss Muffet

Little Miss Muffet is in for a surprise – a great big spider wants to join her picnic!

Author: Russell Punter

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1474900178

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 975

Little Miss Muffet is in for a surprise – a great big spider wants to join her picnic! This charmingly illustrated version of the classic nursery rhyme has been specially written for beginner readers, with audio narration. "Irresistible for children learning to read. " - Child Education Plus

The Magic Melon

Then he plants a magic melon - but things don.t go as planned... Easy-to-read text is brought to life with delightful illustrations, and there are fun comprehension puzzles to try after the story.

Author: Rosie Dickens

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9781409535850

Category: Children's stories

Page: 32

View: 131

A lively reimagining of an old Chinese tale. Lee is too lazy to grow any food, so he gets very hungry. Then he plants a magic melon - but things don.t go as planned... Easy-to-read text is brought to life with delightful illustrations, and there are fun comprehension puzzles to try after the story.