Decodable Books - Basic Level (Set of 14 Books)
Decodable Books are books that include text that can be read phonetically using the rules of phonics instruction taught up to that point. This set of fourteen decodable books aligns with the sequence of sounds taught in our Basic Foundational Reading program, which include all basic consonants and short vowel sounds. A few high-frequency words are also included in each book, which can be found on the inside cover.
Illustrations on the inside of the book are black and white. Each book also incorporates a discussion on vocabulary and comprehension.
The progression of sounds introduced builds upon the previous sound pools are introduced here:
Pool 1 (2 books): m, n, f, v, p, b, a
A Nap for Pam
Pool 2 (3 books): t, d, c, k, g, i
Hide and Seek
The Big Hit
Pool 3 (3 books): s, z, j, u
Animals in Action (Nonfiction - I Read / You Read)
Buzz Says the Bug
Fun in the Sun
Pool 4 (3 books): l, r, o
Rub, Dub, Dub!
The Lost Sock
Pool 5 (3 books): w, h, y, e
Nell the Hen
If You Give a Kid a Pet
Water (Nonfiction - I Read / You Read)
Wondering what the difference is between decodable books and leveled readers? Learn more here.