Moon Dogs Series Set #2
The Moon Dogs Series is designed to appeal to older, catch-up pupils at the very early stages of reading. Set 2 begins with text at CVC level and continues through the digraphs ch, sh, th, ck, ng, qu and wh. All words are at CVC level with one line of text to the page. This series, designed around a group of teenage friends who are in a band, offers contemporary illustrations and short, humorous stories about their lives.
Reading skills are developed through step-by-step progression which allows practice and consolidation at each level. The series complements any synthetic phonics teaching program.
Moon Dogs set 2 begins with text at cvc level, introduces adjacent consonants and consonant digraphs.
•Book 1: CVC
•Book 2: VCC, CVCC
•Book 3: CCVC
•Book 4: CCVCC
•Book 5: ch
•Book 6: sh
•Book 7: th,ng
•Book 8: ck,qu
•Designed for guided or independent reading
•Ideal for practicing specific decoding patterns in the context of a larger narrative
•Text is supported by color pictures on each page
•Each book focuses on a set of sound-spellings for readers to practice
•Action-packed stories in short books (average 20-40 words per book)