The Consonants

Cover: The Consonants Spread: The Consonants

This fun, bright series uses familiar words and concepts to help beginning readers learn the sound of each consonant. Each book features large type and simple sentences and supports a given phoneme. The series is based on current research on how the brain acquires sounds and how that process is applied in learning to read. Kids will love the appealing text and photos, and parents and teachers will be delighted with the improvement in phonemic awareness. Each book includes a word list for review and a note to parents and teachers.

Individual Titles

Title   ATOS Format Qty
The Consonants (23 titles)
A Day with George: The Sound of Soft G
A Pet: The Sound of P
Boxes for Max: The Sound of X
Dogs: The Sound of D
Four Fish: The Sound of F
Fun in the City: The Sound of Soft C
Gifts for Gus: The Sound of Hard G
Hats Can Help: The Sound of H
I Like Bugs: The Sound of B
Jump!: The Sound of J
Kids: The Sound of K
Left: The Sound of L
Malls: The Sound of M
Naps: The Sound of N
Quack!: The Sound of Q
Red Ribbons: The Sound of R
Sam: The Sound of S
Task Time: The Sound of T
The Cabin: The Sound of Hard C
Vets: The Sound of V
Wish and Win: The Sound of W
Yum!: The Sound of Y
Zigzag: The Sound of Z
  • New! Fall 2017
  • New! Spring 2017



  • Graphics: Full-color photographs
  • Reinforced book (9781503813182): 8 x 8, © 2017
  • Hosted ebook (9781503816022): 8 x 8, © 2017
  • Subject: Language Arts
  • Series: The Consonants


  • Suggested Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Suggested Reading Level: Grade 1

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