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Decodable Books for Beginning Readers
Series of 14 books designed to appeal to beginner readers, aged 5-7. Each book will introduce readers to a few letter/sounds at a time.
Dandelion Launchers Stages 1-7
Constructed for beginning readers, ages 5-7, these books focus on reading letter sounds in CVC words. This 14 book series has seven stages with two books at each stage. Each stage introduces new letters/sounds while supporting previously taught skills. The first books have words using the sounds s, a, t, i, and m. Later books continue to use these sounds, while gradually introducing new sounds.
Books: 14 (7 Stages, with 2 books in each stage). Sold together as a complete set.
Dandelion Launchers Workbook for Stages 1-7 (sold separately)
Reading and Writing Activities for Stages 1-7
This 166 page, photocopiable workbook has activities designed to help children develop the skills needed for fluent reading and spelling. The reading, writing, comprehension and spelling activities in this workbook directly relate to the 14 stores in the Dandelion Launchers, stages 1-7 set of books.