120 pages, 5.88 × 5.63 × 1.59 in
September 1, 2008
Random House Children's Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1584767251
ISBN - 13: 9781584767251
About the Book
With eight 12-page books, 32 flash cards, a parent guide, and an activity book, "Word Play" is packed with games, activities, and stories designed to jump-start kids' reading abilities by improving recognition of the 32 essential words kids need to know by sight. Full color. Pkg. Consumable.
From the Publisher
START LEARNING TO READ WHILE HAVING FUN! Zany illustrations, funny animal stories, and teacher-approved learning methods come together in this collection of 8 story & activity booklets and 32 flash cards for young pre-readers to enjoy.
Play hide-and-seek with a little girl and her cat, or look at what animals come out of a magician's hat! Each of the stories in this Now I'm Reading! Pre-Reader book focuses on at least two high-frequency sight words and combines simple, patterned text and strong picture cues to give just the right amount of support to the earliest readers. Includes 8 story booklets, 32 sight word flash cards, a Word Play Activity Book, helpful "After You Read" and "Skills in This Story" sections, and a parent guide.
Perfect for ages 3 and up! Books in the NIR Pre-Reader Level focus on read-along stories, strong picture clues, predictable patterned text, letter and sound recognition, and beginning sight word instruction.
The concepts and skill progression in the NIR! series are aligned to meet Common Core State Standards. This book is Fountas & Pinnell Level A/B.
About the Author
Nora Gaydos has more than ten years of experience teaching kindergarten, first grade, and third grade. She was inspired to create the Now I'm Reading! program after seeing firsthand how children learn to read, and by her desire to help beginning readers develop from pre-readers to independent readers.