What about reading do you remember the most as a kid? I think for me, I remember getting lost in time and feeling like I was actually in the story instead of just reading about it. I loved sitting and reading a good book. Although I am grown, I feel that you are never to old to enjoy a good book. More importantly … I feel that we should continue to impress upon our children the importance of reading at a young age so when they are adults … they too will be glad they loved to read as a child.
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The Usborne Very First Reading ($70 ARV) is an exciting series for children who are just starting to learn to read. The 15 book boxed set includes a helpful parents’ guide. Online resources are available at veryfirstreading.com.
Very First Reading is designed to bring children up to the level at which they can tackle stories in Usborne First Reading (Level One), which is part of the best selling Usborne Reading Program.
The First Reading boxed set contains 10 books including Levels 1 through 4, plus a Parent’s Guide to assist with helping your child learn to read. Using the included Parent’s Guide, you will help your reader build confidence with books that progressively introduce new vocabulary, verb tenses, comparatives, superlatives, and more.
Level One titles are designed to be the first real books a beginner will tackle with support from a parent or teacher. Level Two titles stretch the reader a little more, with more advanced story lines, more text and more complicated sentence structure and vocabulary. Level Three titles encourage the reader to develop reading stamina. And Level Four titles build readers’ stamina still further and have 48 pages entirely devoted to the story.
This box set includes the hardback editions of the following titles: Ant and the Grasshopper, The Fox and the Stork, The, Bears, Brer Rabbit Down the Well, How Zebras Got Their Stripes, Old Woman who Swallowed a Fly, The, Danny the Dragon, Monkeys, Elephants, and Polar Bears.
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