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Play Day: The Sound of Long a

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Simple text about playing and repetition of the letter 'a' help readers learn how to use the 'long a' sound.
Hardcover, 24 pages
Published August 1st 1999 by Child's World
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Nov 02, 2008 A rated it it was ok
Intended Age group: 5-7
A phonics reader to reinforce the sound of long A, along with appealing color photographs of real-life children playing sports and games.

Part of a 35-book phonics series by Wonder Books, this book is designed “based on current research which supports the idea that our brains are pattern detectors rather than rules appliers”. The text is designed to help children map letters to sounds and get used to the way that one sound can appear in different spellings and letter arran
May 15, 2011 Pamela rated it it was amazing
"Play Day: The Sound of Long A" by Alice K. Flanagan is a great resource tool to use with your child if they are just learning the alphabet, learning how to read, you want them to have more practice with it. Each page contains a sentence with a word that has a "long A"...the illustrations also accompany the words really well, further enabling your child to relate the word on the page to the pictures that they see.
As a parent, I think this line of books is really helps your toddler with
Jun 05, 2010 Amanda rated it liked it
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Good early reading series. Short and to the point.
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