Blending a structured phonics approach to reading and writing with whole-language teaching, this series is consistent with the National Curriculum and the Scottish 5-14 Guidelines. Children learn about the alphabet through characters such as Annie Apple, Bouncy Ben and Clever Cat. The wide range of materials includes teacher's guides, flashcards, friezes, posters, songbooks, cassettes, copymasters, workbooks, storybooks, videos, games and computer software. The series is divided into "Early Years" materials for three- and four-year-olds, "Programme 1" for four- and five-year-olds, "Programme 2" for children aged five years and above, and support materials which include this alphabet book featuring all the series characters.
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Part of the popular Letterland range, Letterland ABC Book takes each letter of the alphabet in turn, and attaches a small story and illustration--both of which use the letter liberally--to reinforce visual and aural recognition of the letter. Tied to learning objectives at Key Stage One, this book is a popular parents' choice for supporting home learning. (Ages 4 to 6 years) -- Amanda YorkFrom the Back Cover:
Tens of thousands of children have already discovered Letterland.This book introduces the delightful Letter people and animals who live there, and makes a superb ABC for all children.
'Lyn Wendon' is the originator of the Pictogram System on which Letterland is based. this system is widely used in schools for teaching children the secrets of reading and spelling.
Lyn was born in a school and never lost her love of working with children. She has a degree in Languages from Wellesley College, Massachusetts.
She is well-known as a reading specialist and lectures to school and teachers throughout the country.
'Jane Launchury' has specialised in illustrating children's books since graduating from Brighton Polytechnic. Her main interests include renovating her house and producing hand made books.
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Book Description Letterland International, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11017410166X