This exciting series of 6 early reading books (sold separately) is designed to be used in conjunction with the THRASS teaching resources.
The titles are:
All About Me
I Lost My Cat
Mr Read?s Haircut
The Mouse in My House
Lists of important words for each book appear on the rear cover.
The words are grouped into THRASS WORDS (words from the THRASSCHART), FOCUS WORDS from the story and HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS.
Also on the rear cover is a list of FOCUS GRAPHEMES for example ?ow? snow, ?ea? bread etc.
Each book also has a page of questions about the story.
The series is available in Big Book format for shared reading, or A5 size Student Readers (sold separately).
THRASS is divided into three main skill areas - handwriting, reading and spelling.
These skills are inter-related and build on each other to teach children, of any age, about the building blocks of reading and spelling, that is, the 44 phonemes (speech sounds) of spoken English and the graphemes (spelling choices) of written English.