Postcards from Beth

Jill Atkins

Series: Reading Stars
Interest Age: 5 - 6 Years old
Reading Age: 5 - 6 Years old
Published: 17 March 2015
AR Book Level: LY 1.6
Book Band: Yellow
Catch Up Level: 5
Lexile Level: 250
Pages: 16pp
Words: 177 words

Availability: In stock

Paperback (format)
ISBN: 9781781278024

Out of stock

Ebook (format)
ISBN: 9781785910371


Beth went to the seaside with her mum and dad. While she was there, she wrote some postcards to send to her gran back at home. Postcardd from Beth is a book-banded reading book for early readers, carefully levelled at Yellow Book Band for guided reading. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this 177-word story is suitable for ages 5 - 6.

Postcards from Beth features a short, structured text with accessible vocabulary, has more variation in sentence structure with some repetition in patterns. Punctuation includes comma, full stops, exclamation and question marks, and direct speech.

Postcards from Beth 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 band levels (Pinkthrough to Lime).