This workbook is designed simply to help reinforce common sounds and high-frequency words. Using lists of common words and sounds is the basis of reading programs for emerging readers. The repetition of common high-frequency words helps immensely for those who are struggling to read or have difficulty with English spelling. It comprises primarily of lists of short vowel words simple CVC and with more complex sounds, long vowel words, common tricky words, and more.
The words are presented in tables for learning to spell and have a vowel sorted table and a mixed up table to reinforce the sounds and letter recognition. This file is also available in open dyslexic text and editable text.
The series has three books, each in pdf, online, and editable versions, see the links below. All books are CC-NC licensed.
Here below is an example of CVC table from the book.
See more books for children who are Learning to Read
The Peacock Who Wished to Fly – Peacocks Tale-The Peacock Who Wished to Fly – The Peacocks Tale and how the peacock got it’s feathers. Tausi the Peacock live in peace with other birds, admiring how other birds can fly far and wanted to fly far also. But he cannot even fly far in order to collect food and the other birds mock ...
Houses – Different Types of Houses-Houses – This book is about the different types and shapes of houses. This book is from the African Storybook Initiative, suited for children who are starting out to learn how to read. The book uses simple words with illustrations. Children will find it easy to learn and use the words. Written by Zanele Buthelezi, ...
The Sea – Playing with Waves-The Sea is a story about a girl and her family who go to the beach to escape the heat. She soon realizes how much fun it is playing with waves. This book has a lot of repetitive words with illustrations perfect for young children learning to read to learn new words. This book is ...
Busy Ants – English Level 1 Pratham Books-Busy Ants – In this story we follow the ants as they show us what magnificent little creature they are. This book will keep your young readers entertained as they learn all about how busy the ants are and what they do, and more and us have in common. This book is one of the ...
Counting Easter Eggs – Editable File-The Counting Easter Eggs – Editable file, is the editable (Open Office) version of Counting Easter Eggs book. The editable version is provided for educators, authors, or home schoolers who want to change the file to suit their needs. The only restriction on the resulting work is that it must be provided in creative commons. ...
Common Sounds and Spelling Dyslexic Font-Dyslexic font common spelling and sounds workbook 3 is designed to reinforce common sounds. The lists are simple and repetitive, perfect for reluctant or dyslexic readers. It is also perfect for those starting out with learning the complexities of English spelling. It comprises primarily of lists of short vowel simple words (CVC), followed by more ...
Common Spelling and Sounds Workbook 3, Editable File-This Editable Spelling Workbook is designed simply to help reinforce common sounds for those who are struggling to read or have difficulty with English spelling. It comprises primarily of lists of short vowel words simple CVC and with more complex sounds, long vowel words, common tricky words, and more. The words are presented in tables ...
Big B and Little B : Happy-face Alphabet Series-Big B and Little B : Happy-face Alphabet Series – A fun “B” book – aimed to look childlike, and colourful, and to help with sound/letter recognition. Bb is the pilot book in the “Happy-face Alphabet Series” so sadly right now missing his 25 companions, but some feedback might be nice before we embark on ...
Baby’s First Pirate Picture Book-Baby’s First Pirate Picture Book – A picture book with lovely simple felt pictures, and short texts to match, great for a first reader for toddlers, and great for learning to read age children to read for confidence, or to read to a younger sibling. See more books like this Pirate Picture Book ...
Similar Words Reading List-Similar Words Reading List – How frustrating is it to try to remember there, their, hare, hear, and here. This file provides 3 pages of word tables that will help children learn similar patterns in English words, to help spelling and sounding out skills. See more books perfect for children learning to read ...
See more books by the Author below
Early Music Theory Book – Anyone can learn to read music!-This early music book teaches you everything you need to know about rhythm and tone to play simple tunes and scales on the piano. There is a section on rhythm which includes beats, key signatures, and rests, and provides exercises to clap to. There is a second section on tone that introduces the 7 whole ...
Always Be Good – FKB Be Nice Series Book 5-Always Be Good is a short simple book for young children, and beginner ESL readers, promoting important behaviours young children need to learn. This book teaches children ten important lessons about life skills and hygiene and actions that promote good behaviour and make Mum and Dad or Teacher happy. There are suggestions for lessons supporting ...
Inspirational Quotes for Kids 2020 – Happy New Year from Free Kids Books!-Inspirational Quotes for Kids is a collection of 22 inspiring and beautifully set quotes and stories from well known and less well known people. All the quotes included are designed to create positive thinking and foster attitudes of open minds and Each beautiful quote is set to an equally beautiful picture that depicts the essence ...
Save the Planet – FKB Be Nice series book 4-Save the Planet is a short simple book for young children, and beginner ESL readers, promoting values of conservation and ecologically-friendly behaviour. This book teaches children ten important lessons about conservation and actions that can help preserve and conserve our natural environment and the resources, for those of us, people and animals, who inhabit it. ...
What is Love – Children’s Biography of Helen Keller-In What is Love – a children’s biography of Helen Keller, an excerpt from Helen Keller’s book, The Story of My Life is included, whereupon she explains beautifully the first time she learns what love is and what her life was like before her teacher arrived, thereafter the book details the biography of Helen Keller ...
What Is Christmas?-What is Christmas all about? Is it the presents, and the candy, and the snow – do you even have snow? Or is it about sharing, giving, loving, and growth? Is it about toys or is it about family and fun? This short photo book is designed for young children and children learning to read, ...
Always Be Nice – 10 lessons in kindness-Always be Nice is a short book for young children promoting kindness and manners and can be used as an early reader. The book is perfect for building confidence in reading with only 28 words most of which are simple words. This book also teaches kids ten important lessons about being kind to others. Each ...
Supercow Volume 3 The Reader – A picture book for literacy awareness-Supercow Volume 3 – Supercow returns in another exciting adventure. This time he helps a little girl with a big book who is very upset. This is a series I created around my little girl’s favourite toy, The Adventures of Supercow – which ended up rather popular, so I created a volume two, and now ...
A Calming Manatee-A Calming Manatee is about being beautiful, and more importantly what real beauty is. It is about how it’s more important what you think of yourself than what others think of you. It’s also about how important it is to be kind. The book is aimed at teaching young children about loving themselves and others, ...
Counting Easter Eggs-Counting Easter Eggs is a perfect book to read to your young ones this coming Easter. This book offers lots of wonderful yummy illustration that will tickle your sweet tooth. Making learning to read and count fun for chocolate loving youngsters. This book, featuring numbers from one to ten, is aimed at pre-school / kindergarten ...
Note – if you sign up through these links, it doesn’t cost you any extra, but FKB receives a small donation, which helps us with our project to buy more FREE Hardcopies for kids who need them
All our posts are checked by Grammarly, the FREE online grammar checker (We still receive a donation even if you only sign up for the free account :-):