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Fat cat on a mat

Phonics readers
Fat cat on a mat

  • A series of fun stories using very simple synthetic phonic-based text.
  • Synthetic phonic learning is the process of reading by sounding the individual sounds of a word and then blending them together to read the word as a whole.
  • With fold out flaps to make the reading experience more interactive.
  • Written in conjunction with an educational psychology expert.


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Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 3+

Book Band: 6 - Orange

ISBN: 9780746077191
16 pages + fold out flaps
210 x 210mm

Author/Editor: Phil Roxbee Cox

Illustrator: Stephen Cartwright


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