Smiles

The Sound of Long I

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

Simple text about smiles and repetition of the letter 'i' help readers learn how to use the 'long i' 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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978-1-63407-317-2
$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 120
Guided Reading Level C
ATOS Reading Level 0.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 176576
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, and Reviewed
Author: Bob Noyed

Bob Noyed started his career as a newspaper reporter and freelance writer. Since then, he has worked in school communications and public relations at the state and national levels. He continues to write for both children and adult audiences. Bob lives with his wife in Woodbury, Minnesota.

Author: Cynthia Amoroso

Cynthia Amoroso holds undergraduate degrees in English and elementary education, and graduate degrees in curriculum and instruction as well as educational administration. Cynthia's past roles include teacher, assistant principal, district reading coordinator, director of curriculum and instruction, and curriculum consultant. She has extensive experience in reading, literacy, curriculum development, professional development, and continuous improvement processes. Cynthia enjoys reading, writing, gardening, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Long and Short Vowels from Booklist on October 1, 2015

Part of the Long and Short Vowels series, this teaches kids different words that produce this titular sound by integrating them into a single, simple sentence: for example, ‘I smile when I ride my bike.’ Implementing the philosophy that children learn better through pattern… View →