With simple words, cute pictures and practice flashcards, this book is a great way to get your child started with reading. This story has 19 engaging, illustrated pages. Over 90% of the words in this book are either sight words or sight nouns (also known as Dolch words, Fry Words, High Frequency Words, Star Words or even Wall Words). Other words used in the book are familiar words that will be easy for your child to sound out.
Words Used in This Story:
Sight Words: a, about, and, are, as, asked, be big, but, can, clean, could, do, does, don’t, fun, get, got, him, his, how, I, in, is, it, know, like, little, live, me, my, no, not, on, play, ride, said, sing, sit, small, that, the, they, to, too, want, what, why, with, would, you
Sight Nouns: bear, bird, boy, cat, duck, fish, horse, pig, sister, water
Other words: deer, maybe, mud, pet, turtle
Plus Flashcards! Plus, to help your child practice reading, every word used in this story is included as a separate Flashcard at the end of the book. You can use these cards to check your child’s mastery of the words contained in the book.
* Spoiler Alert: * The story is about a little boy who wants a fish. His sister suggests various other animals (bear, cat, bird, deer) but in the end, he gets a fish.