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Oct 08 2010

Twisters rhymers series by Christine Moorcroft

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Evans, 2010.
(Age: 5-6) This is a set of readers that uses rhyming words to tell the stories. They would be useful for children to read after they have learnt that some sounds sound the same, even though they are spelt differently. Each story has examples of this. In Now, now brown cow, for example, children will learn that the 'ow' in 'brown' and 'cow' makes the same sound as the 'ou' in 'found' and 'ground'.
The emphasis in the series is on producing a humorous story, that is illustrated with bright drawings, and which has appealing content for the young reader.

Books in the series:
Alien Tale by Christine Moorcroft ISBN: 978 0237542559
Now, Now Brown Cow! by Christine Moorcroft ISBN: 978 0237542566
Old Joe Rowan by Christine Moorcroft ISBN: 978 0237542580
Pear Under the Stairs by Christine Moorcroft ISBN: 978 0237542535
Pie in the Sky by Christine Moorcroft ISBN: 978 0 237542573
Tall Story by Christine Moorcroft ISBN:978 0 23754 254 2
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