Stephen Rickard

Series: Reading Stars
Interest Age: 4 - 5 Years old
Reading Age: 4 - 5 Years old
Published: 17 March 2015
AR Book Level: TBC
Book Band: Pink
Catch Up Level: 2
Lexile Level: TBC
Pages: 12pp
Words: 55 words

Availability: In stock

Paperback (format)
ISBN: 9781781277935
Ebook (format)
ISBN: 9781785910289


Parrots, penguins, blackbirds and robins. They are all kinds of birds. Birds is a reading book for early readers, carefully levelled at Pink Book Band for guided reading. Illustrated throughout with beautiful photographs, this 55-word non-fiction book is suitable for ages 4 - 5.

Birds features a short, highly structured, repetitive text with limited vocabulary. It features short, predictable texts with natural language. It has larger print, appropriate fonts and clear spacing.

Birds is part of Ransom Reading Stars, a structured programme for children learning to read. The series has fifteen levels: four phonics levels and eleven book bands (Pink through to Lime).