Splat the Cat Takes the Cake

Splat the Cat Takes the Cake

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by Rob Scotton
     
 

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In this Splat the Cat story for beginning readers, Splat loves watching his favorite superhero, Super Cat, on the family TV, but when the set breaks, Splat has no way to watch his cherished cartoon. Splat asks himself, "What would Super Cat do?" and decides to save the day by winning a brand-new TV. The only problem is that winning the TV requires Splat to enter a

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In this Splat the Cat story for beginning readers, Splat loves watching his favorite superhero, Super Cat, on the family TV, but when the set breaks, Splat has no way to watch his cherished cartoon. Splat asks himself, "What would Super Cat do?" and decides to save the day by winning a brand-new TV. The only problem is that winning the TV requires Splat to enter a cake-baking contest . . . which turns out to be a little trickier and stickier than expected. Splat's messy adventures will delight beginning readers.

Splat the Cat Takes the Cake is a Level One I Can Read book, which means it's perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences. This book focuses on the phonics sound –ake. Phonics teaches children the relationship between letters and the sounds they make. A child who has mastered these relationships has an excellent foundation for learning to read and spell. According to the National Institute of Child Health & Human Development, a child who has learned phonics has a method to recognize familiar words and "decode" unfamiliar ones.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Editorial Reviews

Splat The Cat's passion for superheroes leads him down a messy, yet tasty path in this brisk I Can Read excursion. Splat's participation in a cake-baking contest results in unanticipated, hilarious fun.

Brian Monahan

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780061978593
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
02/28/2012
Series:
I Can Read Book 1 Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
98,411
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile:
AD500L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Rob Scotton is the bestselling author and illustrator of Splat the Cat; Love, Splat; Merry Christmas, Splat; Scaredy-Cat, Splat!; Russell the Sheep; Russell and the Lost Treasure; and Russell’s Christmas Magic. His work can also be found on greeting cards, ceramics, textiles, prints, stationery, and glassware. An honors graduate of Leicester Polytechnic, Rob now lives in Rutland, England, with his wife, Liz, who is also an artist.

Rob Scotton is the bestselling author and illustrator of Splat the Cat; Love, Splat; Merry Christmas, Splat; Scaredy-Cat, Splat!; Russell the Sheep; Russell and the Lost Treasure; and Russell’s Christmas Magic. His work can also be found on greeting cards, ceramics, textiles, prints, stationery, and glassware. An honors graduate of Leicester Polytechnic, Rob now lives in Rutland, England, with his wife, Liz, who is also an artist.

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Splat the Cat Takes the Cake 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Splat can mess the tv and tables And you
Gramma_to_Logan More than 1 year ago
My grandson 4.5 years likes to hear the story over and over and over. He can almost 'read' it himself! Love the book. Great story.
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Cute Character.
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