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  • Songbirds Phonics Collection - 36 Books - Collection - 9780198411093 - Julia Donaldson
    SONB 4 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    4 years +
    (61)
    • £16.99
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    • Just 47.00p per book
    Written by Julia Donaldson, the author of The Gruffalo, the 36 books in this Songbirds Phonics Collection are especially designed to help ease young children through the process of learning to read.

    From the Oxford Reading Tree, this collection combines playful rhythm-and-rhyme tales with vibrant and interesting illustrations sure to engage little ones.

    Great for encouraging gradual progress and for preparing children for studies in primary school or supplementing their early learning, these bite-sized tales will promote an early positive reading experience.
  • AMKTQ 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.89
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    There are six titles at Level 1: Fun at School explores sounds you might hear at school - in the playground, in the classroom, at lunch-time and at home-time. Kipper and friends go to school on a snowy day and have lots of fun acting out Goldilocks and the Three Bears. At the Farm explores sounds you might hear on a farm. Kipper and his family go on a trip to a farm -they see lots of animals and machines, but they get caught in a storm. Out In Town explores sounds you might hear in the street, at the train station and in a shopping centre. Kipper and Mum go into town to do some shopping and then try to pick up Gran from the train station, but where is she? At the Park explores sounds you might hear at the park and at a fun-fair. Dad takes the children and Floppy to the park on their bikes and scooters, they have a great time, but will he let them go on the fairground rides? At Home explores sounds you might here in your home and in the garden. The children have a great day at home, but Mum and Dad get worn out! At the Match explore sounds you might hear at a big football match and at a party. Will Kipper's team win?
  • AIPSS Babies
    Babies
    (1)
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    Former Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories including The Gruffalo, Stick Man and Superworm. With Songbirds Phonics, Julia has carefully created a series to support children who are learning to read to teach phonics and inspire a love of reading.

    Play with these cards to learn the letter sounds of the alphabet and practise reading simple words, all whilst having fun! Games include two levels to help children build confidence and they also include 'get up and go' versions for children who find it hard to sit still for reading practice!

    The Songbirds series offers a clear phonics development with gradual progression and lots of practice to help children gain reading confidence. It provides a fantastic breadth and variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genres by the nation's favourite children's author, with vibrant and hilarious illustrations to keep little ones thoroughly entertained.
  • APG2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
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    The Alphabet Games Phonics set is great for making learning letters into a lively game that allows your child to progress as they learn.

    Featuring well-loved Oxford Reading Tree characters, Biff, Chip and Kipper, the games can be played by one to four players with the help of an adult or older child.

    The cards' clear pictures and great instructions make them simple to use.
  • ADAFM 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £10.89
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    Former Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories including The Gruffalo, Stick Man and Superworm. With Songbirds Phonics, Julia has carefully created a series to support children who are learning to read to teach phonics and inspire a love of reading.

    This Stage 3 Songbirds collection contains 6 exciting phonics stories in one, with built-in progression to build reading confidence and success: The Big Match, The Shopping List, Gran is Cross, The Trunk and the Skunk, The Scrap Rocket and Splash and Squelch.

    The Songbirds series offers a clear phonics development with gradual progression and lots of practice to help children gain reading confidence. It provides a fantastic breadth and variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genres by the nation's favourite children's author, with vibrant and hilarious illustrations to keep little ones thoroughly entertained.
  • ADAFL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £8.79
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    Children's Laureate, Julia Donaldson, has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories. Songbirds Phonics have been carefully created by Julia to support children who are learning to read and are used in schools to teach phonics and inspire a love of reading. This Stage 3 Songbirds collection contains 6 exciting phonics stories in one, with built-in progression to build reading confidence and success: 'Ron Rabbit's Big Day', 'The Wishing Elf', 'Bob Bug and the Insect Club', 'Where's the Snail', 'Stop Chatting Bill', 'Back to Bed'. The Songbirds series offers a clear phonics development with gradual progression and lots of practice to help children gain reading confidence. It provides a fantastic breadth and variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genres by the nation's favourite children's author, with vibrant and humorous illustrations to engage children and stimulate discussion. There are also useful tips and ideas for parents/carers. Help your child's reading with essential tips, phonics support and free eBooks www.oxfordowl.co.uk
  • AMJZR 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.39
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    Who likes to splash, squelch and spring in Splash and Squelch? Level 3 Songbirds Phonics books focus on words with consonant clusters, for example str as in strap. The focus phonics are words with consonant clusters at the beginning and/or end. Oxford Reading Tree Songbirds Phonics are highly decodable, beautifully illustrated stories written by best-selling author Julia Donaldson. The series contains a variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genre ensuring there is something for every child to enjoy. The rich, patterned language in the stories is decodable making them perfect for children to practise their phonics. Songbirds Phonics can be used as a complete phonics programme, or the individual books can be used for phonics practice alongside any other phonics programme. Each book contains inside cover notes to support parents/carers with their children's phonics practice and comprehension.
  • AMKWL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.75
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    Written by award-winning author Julia Donaldson, Songbirds Phonics are highly decodable, beautifully illustrated real stories. In Cat Naps, Top Cat is feeling sleepy. The Level 1+ More Songbirds books consolidate phonics introduced to beginner readers in Songbirds Levels 1+, matching a sound to one letter: for example, 'o' as in 'dog.' The invaluable inside cover notes enable parents/carers and teaching assistants to support children's word recognition and comprehension. Also available: * More Songbirds Level 1+ Pack of 6 * More Songbirds Level 1+ Class Pack of 36 * Level 1+-2 eSongbirds Phonics CD-ROM, featuring e-versions of much-loved Songbirds stories for your interactive whiteboard, with audio activities and animations for consolidation and reinforcement.
  • AMKSY 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.89
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    Floppy's Phonics Non-fiction allow children to practise their decoding and literacy skills in the context of exciting non-fiction books, which include a variety of text types and topics, and support from Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. There are 12 titles available at Level 5: To the Rescue! On Safari Camping Pirates Monster Party Exploring Underground Training to be a Knight Storms A Book of Beasts Family Festivals Make a Wind Vane Aircraft
  • ADAFI 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
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    Children's Laureate, Julia Donaldson, has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories. Songbirds Phonics have been carefully created by Julia to support children who are learning to read and are used in schools to teach phonics and inspire a love of reading. This Stage 2 Songbirds collection contains 6 exciting phonics stories in one, with built-in progression to build reading confidence and success: 'Mr Zed', 'The Ox and the Yak', 'The Doll in the Bin', 'Animal Quiz', 'The Seven Kids', 'Ron Rabbit's Big Egg'. The Songbirds series offers a clear phonics development with gradual progression and lots of practice to help children gain reading confidence. It provides a fantastic breadth and variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genres by the nation's favourite children's author, with vibrant and humorous illustrations to engage children and stimulate discussion. There are also useful tips and ideas for parents/carers. Help your child's reading with essential tips, phonics support and free eBooks www.oxfordowl.co.uk
  • ADAFV 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £8.79
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £2.20
    Children's Laureate, Julia Donaldson, has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories. Songbirds Phonics have been carefully created by Julia to support children who are learning to read and are used in schools to teach phonics and inspire a love of reading. This Stage 1+ Songbirds collection contains 12 exciting phonics stories in one, with built-in progression to build reading confidence and success: 'Top Cat', 'Sam's Pot', 'Bob Bug', 'Dig, Dig, Dig', 'Zak and the Vet', 'Mum Bug's Bag', 'Cat Naps', 'Pen Fun', 'The Pins and the Pegs', 'Is it?', 'Mix, Mix, Mix'. The Songbirds series offers a clear phonics development with gradual progression and lots of practice to help children gain reading confidence. It provides a fantastic breadth and variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genres by the nation's favourite children's author, with vibrant and humorous illustrations to engage children and stimulate discussion. There are also useful tips and ideas for parents/carers. Help your child's reading with essential tips, phonics support and free eBooks www.oxfordowl.co.uk
  • AMJWO 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.75
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    Tim and his dog dig up lots of mud in Dig, Dig, Dig!. Level 1+ Songbirds Phonics books focus on matching one sound to one letter, for example o as in dog. The focus phonics in this book are r l d b h i u s m t g p a o n. Oxford Reading Tree Songbirds Phonics are highly decodable, beautifully illustrated stories written by best-selling author Julia Donaldson. The series contains a variety of storylines, rhyme, rhythm and genre ensuring there is something for every child to enjoy. The rich, patterned language in the stories is decodable making them perfect for children to practise their phonics. Songbirds Phonics can be used as a complete phonics programme, or the individual books can be used for phonics practice alongside any other phonics programme. Each book contains inside cover notes to support parents/carers with their children's phonics practice and comprehension.
  • AMLLP 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.37
    • RRP £5.10
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    Engaging decodable stories fully aligned to Letters and Sounds enable your pupils to practise their phonics skills with their favourite characters. Written by Roderick Hunt MBE and illustrated by Alex Brychta, award-winning creators of the Oxford Reading Tree. Six engaging stories at Level 4 provide focused practice of phonics at Letters and Sounds Phase 4. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. There are 6 Floppy's Phonics Fiction titles available at Level 4: Crab Dragon: The children make a Crab Dragon from junk. Will it win the Dragon Drag? No Tricks, Gran! The children see a spook. Is it one of Gran's tricks? The Lost Chimp: When Kipper falls asleep, he dreams that little Imp is lost. Green Planet Kids: Can the Green Planet Kids clear the junk from Toadstool Wood? Painting the Loft: The children paint Gran's loft green, pink and black. Crunch! Gran's car has a crash!
  • AMLLX 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Engaging decodable stories fully aligned to Letters and Sounds enable your pupils to practise their phonics skills with their favourite characters. Written by Roderick Hunt MBE and illustrated by Alex Brychta, award-winning creators of the Oxford Reading Tree. Six engaging stories at Level 5 provide focused practice of phonics at Letters and Sounds Phase 5. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. There are 6 Floppy's Phonics Fiction titles available at Level 5: The Gale: There is a big gale. The family make their tent safe. Please Do Not Sneeze: Anneena tells a story about a princess with a loud, funny sneeze. The Missing Crystal: Biff dreams that she and Wilma are in Egypt. Who has taken the missing crystal? Rowing Boats: Chip, Wilf, Craig and Floppy go out in rowing boats. Will they get soaked? Mr Scroop's School: The children find out what life was really like in Victorian times. The Haunted House: There are funny sounds coming from the old house. Is it haunted?
  • AMLFZ 5 years +
    5 years +
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    There are 6 books at Level 4: Book 19 'Revise and Blend' Book 20 'Revise and Blend' Book 21 practises 'ay, oy, ea, ie' Book 22 practises 'ow, ew, ew, ou' Book 23 practises 'ir, aw, eer, are' Book 24 practises 'ce, ea, o, ed' Each sound/alternative spelling is explored through an Oxford Reading Tree scene, first the children should read the decodable word lists, before trying to find the words within the picture. Consolidation activities include spelling activities and reading short texts. There are a total of 42 books in this series from Level 1 to Level 5 (Letters and Sounds Phase 1 to Phase 5)
  • AMLTJ 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.39
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    Engaging decodable stories fully aligned to Letters and Sounds enable your pupils to practise their phonics skills with their favourite characters. Written by Roderick Hunt MBE and illustrated by Alex Brychta, award-winning creators of the Oxford Reading Tree. Six engaging stories at Level 4 provide focused practice of phonics at Letters and Sounds Phase 4. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. There are 6 Floppy's Phonics Fiction titles available at Level 4: Crab Dragon: The children make a Crab Dragon from junk. Will it win the Dragon Drag? No Tricks, Gran! The children see a spook. Is it one of Gran's tricks? The Lost Chimp: When Kipper falls asleep, he dreams that little Imp is lost. Green Planet Kids: Can the Green Planet Kids clear the junk from Toadstool Wood? Painting the Loft: The children paint Gran's loft green, pink and black. Crunch! Gran's car has a crash!
  • AMLGX 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.59
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    Floppy's Phonics provide fun, decodable stories and non-fiction, developed to be interwoven with existing much-loved Biff, Chip and Kipper stories for focused synthetic phonics practice. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with childrens reading development is also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. This book is also available as part of a mixed pack of 6 different books or a class pack of 36 books of the same Oxford Reading Tree level.
  • AUTMI
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    Children learn best when they are having fun and this My Telling the Time Activity Kit is an enjoyable way to learn and practise time-telling skills, in line with National Curriculum guidelines. Featuring Kipper Tells the Time storybook, a fun write-in activity book complete with reward stickers, full-colour flashcards and hints and tips for parents, this is the perfect kit to help your child develop skills through interaction and play. This kit supports learning to tell the time with analogue and digital clocks, ensuring practical understanding and boosting children's confidence.
  • ASMJF
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    Read With Biff, Chip and Kipper is the UK's best-selling home reading series. It is based on Oxford Reading Tree which is used in 80% of primary schools. This Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper Level 2 Collection is great value, containing four stories in one book! It includes a predictive phonics sequence, The Magic Button, Creepy-Crawley and The Lost Puppy. The Level 2 First Stories are specially written to introduce and practise a range of key everyday words and to develop early reading skills through simple stories. The Level 2 Phonics strand has been specifically created to practise sounds and letters, just as children learn to do in school. This collection focuses on a sequence of predictive letter sounds followed by a phonic story that focuses on combining sounds to read simple words and sentences. These engaging stories include tips for reading together and for talking about the story, puzzles and fun activities. Written by Roderick Hunt and beautifully illustrated by Alex Brychta, they are the perfect introduction to learning to read! This series also provides free support for parents through www.oxfordowl.co.uk. Visit the Oxford Owl for practical advice for helping children learn to read, all you need to know about phonics and lots of fun activities and free eBooks.
  • ASMJE
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    Read With Biff, Chip and Kipper is the UK's best-selling home reading series. It is based on Oxford Reading Tree which is used in 80% of primary schools. This Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper Level 1 Collection is great value, containing six stories in one book! It includes a predictive phonics sequence, The Red Parrot, Can You See Me?, The Pet Shop, The Headache and Who Did That? The Level 1 First Stories are specially written to introduce and practise a range of key everyday words and to develop early reading skills through simple stories. The Level 1 Phonics strand has been specifically created to practise sounds and letters, just as children do in school. This collection focuses on a sequence of predictive letter sounds followed by a phonic story that focuses on combining sounds to read simple words and sentences. These engaging stories include tips for reading together and for talking about the story, puzzles and fun activities. Written by Roderick Hunt and beautifully illustrated by Alex Brychta, they are the perfect way to develop your child's phonic and comprehension skills through lively discussion around engaging stories. This series also provides free support for parents through www.oxfordowl.co.uk. Visit Oxford Owl for practical advice for helping children learn to read, phonics and free eBooks.
  • AMKOM 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £7.12
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    Simon's mum has just inherited a windmill in Swivel-Head. Simon hates it. The trouble is that everyone in his new life is mad about windmills. But what is the strange force pulling Simon closer to the windmill? What has it got to do with Noah Blezzard, who died mysteriously two hundred years earlier? TreeTops Fiction contains a wide range of quality stories enabling children to explore and develop their own reading tastes and interests. It contains stories from a variety of genres including humour, sci-fi, adventure, mystery and historical fiction. These exciting stories are ideal for introducing children to a wide selection of authors and illustrators. There is huge variety to ensure every reader finds books they will enjoy and can read. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.
  • AMLGN 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.84
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    Dale and Katie's mum has got a new job in Robot Childminder. But there is a problem. Who will be Dale and Katie's childminder? Will it be bossy Mrs Smart or Clarence the robot? TreeTops Fiction contains a wide range of quality stories enabling children to explore and develop their own reading tastes and interests. It contains stories from a variety of genres including humour, sci-fi, adventure, mystery and historical fiction. These exciting stories are ideal for introducing children to a wide selection of authors and illustrators. There is huge variety to ensure every reader finds books they will enjoy and can read. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.
  • AMAQZ 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.48
    • RRP £8.10
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    Cocoa Warriors tells the story of Vakaki, a young Tabascan boy. He resents growing cocoa for his Aztec overlords. When Cortes, the Spanish conqueror, arrives, Vakaki sees a way to defeat his masters. These highly motivating, action-packed visual texts will excite young readers. TreeTops Graphic Novels offer a different kind of reading challenge to engage 7-11 year olds. These historically-themed stories contain links to real events and non-fiction pages to give context and purpose to reading. The thought-provoking topics make these stories ideal for encouraging discussion and drama. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.
  • AJWJK 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.19
    • RRP £7.75
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    Pet Squad is a story about what pets get up to when humans aren't around. The Pet Squad and their fearless leader - Bubbles the Goldfish - need to make a plan to rescue Ginger the kitten from a gang of dogs. TreeTops Fiction contains a wide range of quality stories enabling children to explore and develop their own reading tastes and interests. It contains stories from a variety of genres including humour, sci-fi, adventure, mystery and historical fiction. These exciting stories are ideal for introducing children to a wide selection of authors and illustrators. There is huge variety to ensure every reader finds books they will enjoy and can read. Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk. The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.