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7 years +: Phonics & Reading Schemes

  • Biff, Chip and Kipper: Time Chronicles Collection - 18 Books - Collection - 9780192758613
    BCKT 7 years +
    7 years +
    (6)
    • £14.99
    • RRP £107.82
    • Save £92.83
    • Just 83.00p per book
    The familiar figures of Biff, Chip and Kipper have grown up and are all set to enjoy some excellent adventures in this 18-book collection.

    As they embark on the mission of a lifetime, your children will be on the edge of their seats. Ideal for children making the transition from picture books to longer stories, the adventures feature characters from the past, giving children an insight into history.

    The books also include extras such as parent support, historical fact files and suggestion for things to talk about regarding the story.

    Format - Paperback
  • APG2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £3.00
    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.
  • Project X Alien Adventures: Series 1 Collection - 31 Books - Collection - 9780192739841
    PXAA 6 years +
    6 years +
    (54)
    • £19.99
    • RRP £154.90
    • Save £134.91
    • Just 64.00p per book
    Packed with fantastic artwork and ideal for preparing Year 2 schoolchildren aged 6 and above as they look to tackle their very first chapter books, our Project X Alien Adventures Collection is full of fun stories, activities and facts that will help young readers build their confidence in reading at Oxford Reading Level 7 and then progress right through to Level 11.

    Badlaw and his army of robotic Krools are taking over Planet Exis. Now Exis's only chance for freedom is for Nok and micro-friends Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger to save the day, free Exis from Badlaw and save Nok's parents, too!

    Gripping and sure to have even the most reluctant reader wanting to turn the pages and read on, this huge collection of 31 books is specially written by the creators of the Oxford Reading Tree (Biff, Chip and Kipper) to encourage children to enjoy reading independently.

    This 31-book collection covers Oxford Reading Tree Levels 7 to 11 (book bands Turquoise, Purple, Gold, White and Lime). It is suitable for children in Year 2/P3.

    Please note the books in this collection vary in size. The dimensions stated are for the wallet that the books are presented in.
  • Project X Alien Adventures: Series 2 Collection - 25 Books - Collection - 9780198377900
    PXAL 7 years +
    7 years +
    (19)
    • £17.99
    • RRP £168.80
    • Save £150.81
    • Just 72.00p per book
    So many of you have been asking us for the next books in the bestselling series and now we're delighted to say The Project X team are back - and they're set to face their biggest challenges yet in this massive 25-book collection.

    Max, Cat, Ant, Tiger and their new robot micro-friend, Eight, face a number of new challenges that will inspire young readers to keep turning the pages of every single action-packed book included in the collection.

    With stories written by authors including Steve Cole, Elen Caldecott and Jacqueline Rayner, the plots follow the gang as they face off against Badlaw; go in search of a missing cargo of cyberbees; and are attacked by a swarm of metal-eating, robotic space locusts. The collection also includes a larger-format Fact File full of activities.

    With their 3D-style artwork, the books are perfect for children in Year 3 at school. All-new stories, they continue the adventures from the first series at Oxford Reading Level 9 and progress all the way up to Level 14, meaning they are suitable for children of differing reading abilities.

    This 25-book collection covers Oxford Reading Tree Levels 9 to 14 (book bands Brown and Grey). It is suitable for children in Year 3 and 4. It follows on from the first collection back at Level 9 to help children hone their reading skills before moving onto the more advanced stories.
  • AKHIV 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £10.23
    • RRP £12.99
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    Best-loved children's author Julia Donaldson has captivated children all over the world with her lively and engaging stories, including The Gruffalo and Rom on the Broom. Songbirds Phonics have been carefully created by Julia to support children who are learning to read and are used in schools to inspire a love of reading.

    This pack of phonics books is the perfect introduction to the series for your child and is designed for practising reading at home together. Including 12 enjoyable stories, reading tips, stickers and reward poster from the author of The Gruffalo, when your child has enjoyed this pack they can move on to enjoy other Songbirds stories available in collections from Level 1+ to Level 6.

    Titles in this collection:
    Top Cat, Sam?s Pot, Bob Bug, Dig Dig Dig , Zak and the Vet, Mum Bugs Bag , Odd Pet, Miss Miss, This & That, Fish and Chips, Sing Dad and Doctor Duck.
  • Puffin Poetry Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780141376288 - Michael Rosen et al
    PUFP 7 years +
    Michael Rosen et al
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £65.90
    • Save £55.91
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Including laugh-out-loud anthologies from authors including Michael Rosen, Spike Milligan and Gervase Phinn, this 10-book collection will show children just how funny poetry can be.

    Centrally Heated Knickers introduces children to the weird and wonderful world of martians, woolly saucepans and hot underwear; while Friendly Matches is a selection of football-based sonnets, rhyming couplets and poems.

    The Day Our Teacher Went Batty is a collection of poems based around familiar themes for children including crazy teachers. Very funny and extremely clever, these books are great for children who want to get into poetry.
  • AAMOP 4 years +
    Susan M. Lloyd
    4 years +
    • £13.97
    • RRP £14.70
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    Jolly Phonics Workbooks are a great way to introduce letter sounds and first writing skills to your youngster as they're full of funny characters and simple steps to engage and encourage. Books one to seven in this set will help your child progress in skill and confidence by teaching all the letter sounds with an action to help learn each one.

  • AFSZI 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £10.59
    • RRP £10.99
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    This Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper Level 4 Collection is great value, containing 4 books in 1! It includes the stories Dragon Danger, The Spaceship, Wet Feet, The Red Coat. Level 4 First Stories have been specially written to introduce and practise a range of key everyday words and to develop early reading skills through simple stories. Level 4 Phonics practise sounds and letters, just as children learn to do in school, with the help of Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy. This collection focuses on combining sounds (including some long vowel 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. Read With Biff, Chip and Kipper is the UK's best-selling home reading series, it's based on the Oxford Reading Tree which is used in 80% of primary schools.
  • AIQEA 5 years +
    Carol Vorderman
    5 years +
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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    Spend 10 minutes a day and become a phonics star. Set the clock and off you go! Young learners excel in short bursts, so 10 Minutes a Day Phonics KS1 from Carol Vorderman is the perfect introduction to phonics for younger children. Games and tests take a short amount of time so you get maximum fun for maximum effect. There are 10 minute activities on consonants, short vowel sounds, digraphs, and building words. Plus, the "parents' notes" section gives the answers, explains common pitfalls and gives guidance on how to avoid them. These workbooks are the perfect at-home reinforcement for subjects learned in school. So, set the funky orange timer to test your child in fun 'beat the clock' exercises - and let 10 Minutes a Day Phonics KS1 show your child how much fun phonics can be. Supports National Curriculum at Early Years Foundation and Key Stage 1.
  • AMLZI 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £10.59
    • RRP £10.99
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    This Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper Level 6 Collection is great value, containing 4 books in 1! It includes the stories The Golden Touch, The Palace Statues, Change Gear! Steer! and A Rare Pair of Bears. Level 6 First Stories have been specially written to introduce and practise a range of key everyday words and to develop early reading skills through simple stories. Level 6 Phonics practise sounds and letters, just as children learn to do in school, with the help of Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy. This collection focuses on combining sounds (single letters and letter pairs) 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. Read With Biff, Chip and Kipper is the UK's best-selling home reading series, it's based on the Oxford Reading Tree which is used in 80% of primary schools.
  • ATPFG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    Children will go Wild About phonics and spelling using this fun workbook! They'll love practising the key skills taught at Key Stage 1, while finding out about the amazing world of animals. Part of the Letts Wild About series, these titles offer an appealing learning approach for budding young explorers keen to discover their world. Matched to the KS1 National Curriculum, it takes your child on a wild adventure, where they will practise phonics and spelling, and explore amazing animals along the way. An ideal purchase if you are looking for a fun and engaging way to improve your child's phonics and spelling skills. * Accessible activities that support learning at school * Quick test to check understanding * Explorer's logbook to track progress * Packed with Wild Animal Facts that children will love reading! * Discover more at www.wildaboutmathsandenglish.co.uk
  • AAJKY 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.89
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £0.10
    The Fun with Phonics series offers the best and most fun way for children to learn the basics of reading, spelling and writing. This fantastic pack has everything you need to engage your child with phonics and teach them the basics of reading. The pack contains five full-colour books that will introduce your child to the most common sounds that form a foundation to literacy. This exciting pack also contains a 30-minute DVD featuring the popular Fun with Phonics' programmes as seen on Cbeebies. Through a mixture of lively, colourful and entertaining sequences, this unique DVD will support your child's learning by bringing phonics vibrantly to life whilst clearly demonstrating how to voice, read and write the new sounds they are being introduced to. In Fun with Phonics: Reading, your child will be taken through all 44 of the most basic phonics sounds that they will have to learn at school and will be encouraged to recognise written sounds and words towards being able to identify and read short and simple words on their own. The pack also contains vital information for parents on understanding phonics, with advice on how best to enjoy Fun with Phonics: Letters and Sounds with your child. Suitable for children aged 3-5 years.
  • ADWEK 5 years +
    Sara Wernham
    5 years +
    • £7.99
    • RRP £8.50
    • Save £0.51

    Help youngsters have fun looking up words with this bright and simple Jolly Dictionary. Using familiar characters from the Jolly Phonics reading scheme, the Jolly Dictionary allows children to find their way around a dictionary, look up the spellings of words, such as days of the week or numbers, and learn more about phonics too! The Jolly Dictionary has helpful guidance for using the dictionary and understanding phonic spellings.

  • AMLZJ 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £10.59
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £0.40
    This Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper Level 5 Collection is great value, containing 4 books in 1! It includes the stories Shrinking Powder, Joe, The Knight Who Was Afraid and Arctic Adventure. Level 5 First Stories have been specially written to introduce and practise a range of key everyday words and to develop early reading skills through simple stories. Level 5 Phonics practise sounds and letters, just as children learn to do in school, with the help of Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy. This collection focuses on combining sounds (single letters and letter pairs) 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. Read With Biff, Chip and Kipper is the UK's best-selling home reading series, it's based on the Oxford Reading Tree which is used in 80% of primary schools.
  • AMMAN 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.09
    • RRP £5.20
    • Save £0.11
    These books are ideal for early readers to help broaden their vocabulary and give them confidence with sounds and words as they learn to read. Introduce and practise new sounds and tricky words in the five Exploring Letters books. Then read the accompanying fiction and non-fiction titles for each book. Read five exciting, action-packed micro-adventures featuring the familiar Project X characters, Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Find out about Max's birthday surprise in The Red Box and what happens to Cat and Ant when they build a spaceship in The Rocket. Play hide and seek in Shhh! Explore Tiger's dad's old toy castle in The Fort and discover the secrets of a rock pool in The Starfish. Also explore a variety of subjects with our fun, phonic non-fiction titles: The Fox, A Quick Quiz, Things that Go, Into the Deep and Football Skills. Each book is designed for adults to read to children with appropriate text for children to read, plus there are lots of ideas for talk and other activities to make the learning fun.
  • AFATT 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.66
    • RRP £7.00
    • Save £2.34
    BL The starting point of Ruth Miskin's popular Read Write Inc phonic teaching programme BL Speed Sound Flashcards introduce the sounds and the corresponding graphemes (letters), to enable children to decode words easily so they are ready to read the storybooks. BL Follows on from Read Write Inc Flashcards Set 1 BL Introduce the sounds and corresponding letters with pictures and short phrases to help children remember the sound BL Guidance for parents to practice the Speed Sounds with their child is offered throughout
  • AMJSA 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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    Everything parents need to know about support their child as they learn to read! This Phonics and First Stories Handbook is full of practical advice and ideas to use at home. This easy-to-use book guides you through all the stages of your child's early reading development and: * explains the skills children need to develop, including all you need to know about phonics * provides supporting activities and games * answers your questions and concerns. This series also provides essential 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.
  • ACMWL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.66
    • RRP £7.00
    • Save £2.34
    Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper Rhyming Flashcards are an enjoyable way to develop early phonic skills by recognising rhymes and letter patterns in words. All of the games and activities suggested in this flashcard set can be played with an adult or older child together with one or two younger children. Playing the Rhyming Games will help children to: * recognise rhyming words * make their own rhymes * link groups of letters with their sounds * develop memory and concentration skills * develop early reading and spelling skills The cards contain: * pairs of rhyming cards with a simple word and picture on each * advice cards with practical tips for parents on how to use the Phonic Flashcards and games to support learning. Games have been written by a practising teacher and support practice in schools. The series provides essential 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.
  • AAJKX 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £10.19
    • RRP £10.29
    • Save £0.10
    The Fun with Phonics series offers the best and most fun way for children to learn the basics of reading, spelling and writing. This fantastic pack has everything you need to engage your child with phonics and teach them the basics of handwriting. The pack contains a 32-page book which will introduce your child to the most common sounds and letter shapes and provides a basic foundation in handwriting. The book also offers plenty of opportunities for your child to practice their handwriting together with some fun stickers for you to use to reward your child's progress. This exciting pack also contains a 30-minute DVD featuring the popular Fun with Phonics' programmes as seen on Cbeebies. Through a mixture of lively, colourful and entertaining sequences, this unique DVD will support your child's learning by bringing phonics vibrantly to life whilst clearly demonstrating how to voice, read and write the new sounds they are being introduced to. In Fun with Phonics: Handwriting your child will be taken through all 44 of the most basic phonics sounds that they will have to learn at school and will be encouraged to recognise written word shapes towards being able to identify and write short and simple words on their own. The pack also contains vital information for parents on understanding phonics, with advice on how best to enjoy Fun with Phonics: Handwriting with your child. Suitable for children aged 3-5 years.
  • ANLSM 5 years +
    Russell Punter
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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    A lively story with humorous illustrations, ideal for children who are beginning to read for themselves, or for reading aloud together. With simple rhyming text and phonic repetition, specially designed to develop essential language and early reading skills. Guidance notes for parents are included at the back of the book.
  • AAMOO 5 years +
    Susan M. Lloyd
    5 years +
    • £26.49
    • RRP £28.50
    • Save £2.01
    The Phonics Handbook is a comprehensive resource for teaching reading and writing.

    The Phonics Handbook enables reading to be taught in a simple and straightforward way through an understanding of the 42 main sounds of English. The children can be taken through the stages of recognising the sounds of English, blending sounds to form words, to identifying the sounds in words (phonological awareness) so they can become good spellers. The author writes from considerable experience and there is a wealth of practical hints.

    In this third edition The Phonics Handbook follows the series of skills that are the basis of the Jolly Phonics programme. Tricky Words are included specifically, along with the alternative ways of spelling the vowels.
  • AEVJO 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.89
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £1.10
    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 4 books in 1! It includes the stories Funny Fish, The Snowman, I am Kipper, The Dog Tag, Cat in a Bag, and It! Level 2 First Stories have been specially written to introduce and practise a range of key everyday words and to develop early reading skills through simple stories. Level 2 Phonics practise sounds and letters, just as children learn to do in school, with the help of Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy. This collection focuses on individual letter sounds and combining those 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.
  • AMKKL 5 years +
    Jenny Roberts
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    At Home With Phonics is a fun activity workbook for children, aged 5-7 years, to do at home. Each spread features a poem focussing on a particular phonic sound and includes simple instructions for parents and children to work through together. The full colour illustrated step-by-step activities are simple and easy to enjoy, and include colouring, drawing, and tracing to help children learn how to read and spell. Plus there are more than enough funky stickers to reward your child as they complete each double page spread! This book is ideal to build confidence in English at primary school.