Kingfisher Readers L1: Baby Animals by Thea Feldman
Starting with familiar baby animals like puppies and kittens and working through a whole range of species, this book takes a close look at all aspects of the lives of animal babies such as relative size, the number of babies different animals have at once, hatching from eggs, feeding, safety, and more. In the end, readers learn their own place in the animal worldhuman babies are baby animals too. Throughout the book, new words are introducedfawn, calf, chickand a glossary at the end reinforces new words.
LEVEL 1 – BEGINNING TO READ (red)
The language at this level will be short and simple sentences, with straightforward vocabulary and punctuation, a high level of phonic regularity and lots of repetition. Includes simple glossary.
About the Author
Series editor, Heather Morris, is a former BBC schools publisher.
UK literacy consultant, Hilary Horton, is a senior literacy adviser for Camden Council, London
Series authors have also written readers for Oxford Reading Tree, Collins Primary Literacy, DK Readers, Heinemann English Readers and Clifford and Disney Readers.
US series editor, Thea Feldman, is the author of over 100 children's books, including several Clifford and Disney Readers. Additionally she has written and edited several My Readers MCPG (US). She is a former editorial director at Scholastic.
US literacy consultant, Ellie Costa, is one of the US's foremost literacy specialists. She teaches at Bank Street College of Education