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Gran on a fan : [silly short vowels!]

Author: Kevin Bolger; Ben Hodson
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015].
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Simple text featuring short vowel sounds includes such humorous situations as pets flying in jets, a pup in a bathtub, and Nell falling down a well.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
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Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Bolger; Ben Hodson
ISBN: 9780062285966 0062285963
OCLC Number: 892700692
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 37 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: by Kevin Bolger ; illustrated by Ben Hodson.

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"These short, wacky comics are designed to teach beginning readers the five short vowel sounds and make anyone a fan of phonics"--Page 4 of cover.  Read more...

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"New readers...will hardly be aware that they are supposed to be learning basic phonics because they will be giggling." -- Kirkus Reviews

 
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Poorly Executed

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2015-09-05) Poor Permalink

This book is a poorly executed attempt to create short vowel book like Dr. Suess's Hop on Pop. The vowel patterns don't always match and the concepts like The Mob are not appropriate for the grade level.

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