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How Elephants Lost Their Wings

English Learner's Editions 1: Elementary
How Elephants Lost Their Wings

  • A retelling of an Indian folktale about a time when elephants could fly…but flying elephants can mean big trouble!
  • English Learner's Editions are part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton. They come with CD recordings in British and American English and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.
  • Featuring the colourful illustrations of Katie Lovell.
  • Includes several pages of reading-related puzzles.
  • Also available as an ebook with narration in British English (on tablets that support audio).

Music by Anthony Marks.

Hardback with CD - English Learner's Edition:

£6.99 Add to basket

Extra information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 280L

Book Band: 7 - Turquoise

CEFR Level: A2

Hardback with CD - English Learner's Edition:
ISBN: 9781409533306
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Lesley Sims

Illustrator: Katie Lovell

Press reviews

For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne’s First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction.
Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

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