Talisman Series is an exciting fresh start for older pupils who need to learn the Phonic Code.
The series of 10 books introduces the vowel sounds and their alternative spellings (following Phase 5 of the ‘Letters and Sounds’ programme).
Original, striking and motivating illustrations and stories will appeal to
struggling or reluctant readers. With a reading practice page, vocabulary page and multisyllable words split for the reader, these highly-decodable books ensure reading success.
Each title has 16 pages in full colour. A workbook, based on the stories, offers a comprehensive programme of work for teachers and teacher assistants.
Talisman Series includes 10 books. Each book presents the alternative spellings for one of the following vowel sounds: ‘ae’, ‘ee’, ‘oe’, ‘er’, ‘ow/oi’, ‘oo’, ‘ie’, ‘or’, ‘air’, ‘ar’.
Ten books introducing alternative vowel spellings.
Book 1: 'ae': ay, ai, a, a-e, ea, ey
Book 2: 'ee': ee, ea, y, e, ie, e-e, ei
Book 3: 'oe': ow, oa, oe, o-e, o
Book 4: 'er': , er, ir, ur,or, ear
Book 5: 'ow''oi': ow, ou & oi, oy
Book 6: 'oo': oo, ue, u-e, ew, ou, u
Book 7:'ie': igh, ie, i-e, i, y
Book 8: 'or':or, ore, a, aw, awe, au, ar, al, ough
Book 9: 'air': air, are, ear, ere, eir
Book 10: 'ar': ar, a, al, au, ear