Developed by teacher Bobby Lynn Maslen, Bob Books provide a phonics-based, sequential method of learning how to read.
If your child is ready to start reading on his or her own, these books can be a great place to start.
The short stories give beginning readers a quick sense of accomplishment and the silly, simple drawings add a little humor. Starting with the first book in set 1, with just 22 words and 8 pages, a child with basic knowledge of letter names and sounds will be quickly reading their first book all by themselves. What a feeling of success and empowerment that can provide!
These books are sized just right for little hands and circulate in boxed sets of 8-12 books. The sight words sets for kindergarten and first grade also include flash cards for extra practice.
Follow this link to the Bob Books bookfinder quiz to see which set is right for your child.