A Big Spider - Sailing Solo Blue: Non-Fiction : 9781869446260

A Big Spider - Sailing Solo Blue: Non-Fiction

Windsor, Jo
 
Edition
 
ISBN
 
9781869446260
ISBN 10
 
1869446267
Published
 
01/06/2003
Published by
 
Pearson New Zealand
Pages
 
24
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$13.60
 
 
 
Description

Reading Level: 9
Colour Wheel:  Blue

 


Sails Literacy Series

 

Developed by Jill Eggleton and Jo Windsor

The Sails Literacy Series is the perfect resource for Guided Reading and Writing, Reciprocal Reading and Independent Reading. The engaging visuals and subjects will motivate your students to read for pleasure and for information.

Sailing Solos Series

The titles in this series will provide a valuable resource for independent readers, at the end of the Early Stage, who now require unseen texts to practise the reading strategies introduced in the Guided Reading session.


Sailing Solos will provide

  • A stepping stone between guided and independent reading
  • The encouragement of independent and interactive reading strategies (readability is below guided reading level)
  • An introduction to the accessing and retrieval of interest words
  • Focus questions giving children opportunities to think critically
  • A take home reading resource that does not have to be introduced in a guided reading session
  • Visual information for interpretation
  • Extra reading mileage
  • Enjoyment and success

Features

  • Simple language structures
  • Direct speech – impacted by colour so the flow and phasing is encouraged
  • Non threatening manageable small chunks of text
  • An introduction to characters/setting, using labels etc
  • 24 pages to give reading mileage
  • A interactive double page spread that reinforces skills and visual elements
  • Fiction and Non Fiction (Non Fiction features such as index)
  • A word bank summary page at story end with picture links – self prompting should it be required
  • Funky and modern with comic/cartoon design elements
  • Larger than the Sails Guided reader at the Early level 

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