Bob Books: Sight Words - First Grade

Basic literacy in a box! Ten cute mini books to teach 30 essential sight words for first graders, plus fun flashcards to test recognition. Get on top of those all-important words! Sight words are the most frequently used words in the English language; essential words that every young child needs to know. Presented in a smart boxed set, this lovely collection allows children to develop confidence with 30 common sight words through repetition and practice. Ten charming mini stories introduce three sight words each, illustrated with fantastic pictures by Sue Hendra. Then children can test themselves with double-sided flashcards that let them read each word alone or in the context of a whole sentence.

  • 10 funny, easy-to-read mini books
  • 30 double-sided flashcards
  • 30 new sight words in all – 3 introduced in each story
  • Context and picture clues to give hints
  • Consistent short vowels for easy decoding

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    Sue Hendra

    Sue Hendra is the wonderfully funny, award-winning author and illustrator of picture books like Barry the Fish with Fingers.


    Sue Hendra won the Bishops Stortford Picture Book Award for her picture book Dave (illustrated by Liz Pichon) and the Lollies Best Laugh Out Loud Picture Book Award for I Need a Wee (illustrated by Paul Linnet).

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