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The Sound of Long A

Long and Short Vowels
  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Simple text about playing and repetition of the letter 'a' help readers learn how to use the 'long a' sound. Large type, vivid full-page color photos, and a word list all aid in developing reading skills. An explanatory note to parents and educators, as well as an introduction to the author, are also included.

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978-1-63407-315-8
$34.95
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Beginning Readers, Nonfiction
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2016
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2015-08-01
BISACS JNF029040
Dewey 428.1
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Lexile 200
Guided Reading Level D
ATOS Reading Level 0.8
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 176575
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, and Reviewed
Author: Alice K. Flanagan

Alice Flanagan lives with her husband in Chicago, Illinois, and writes books for children and teachers. Ever since she was a young girl, Ms. Flanagan has enjoyed writing. Today, she has more than 70 books published on a wide variety of topics. Some of the books she has written include biographies of U.S. presidents and first ladies; biographies of people working in our neighborhood; phonics books for beginning readers; informational books about birds; and career education in the classroom.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Long and Short Vowels from School Library Journal on November 1, 2015

Large, bold black type makes these books easy on beginner readers’ eyes. The visuals are strong: brightly hued page borders, text set in stark relief on white against vivid background colors, and crisply reproduced, child-friendly photos depicting adorable animals and a cast of… View →