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Ready for R Paperback – Sep 2009


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 56 pages
  • Publisher: Gumboot Books (September 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0978435141
  • ISBN-13: 978-0978435141
  • Product Dimensions: 28 x 0.3 x 21.6 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 136 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,406,891 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Are you ready for a unique teaching tool? Written by an experienced speech-language pathologist, these uproarious stories and engaging illustrations are certain to keep everyone laughing. "Ready for R" includes colour coded "R" word lists, fun and easy teaching tips, along with silly stories that will make students want to keep practicing. "Ready for R" is designed to spark speech, language and literacy development, inspire story-telling and encourage ESL students.

Praise for Ready for R
For nearly four decades I have been teaching children to articulate the sound r, using all the materials available. This book is different, and a very welcome change. It is fun! In one book you have word lists, reading, picture description, little gems of information, and questions to ponder, all presented in the format of original, whimsical poems and wonderful brightly-coloured illustrations. I recommend it highly.

Jennifer Code S-LP(C)
Speech-Language Pathologist
Ontario, Canada

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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Trish on April 21 2010
Format: Paperback
This fun book is filled with entertaining and quirky illustrations to accompany the text designed to assist those many children, adults and ESL speakers who have difficulty with the letter "R." The text is amusing and carefully constructed to progress through the different levels of difficulty in pronunciation. While wonderfully useful for assisting parents, teachers and professionals in the speech language field, it is an entertaining book it its own right!
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Quirky, fun and educational April 21 2010
By Trish - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
Accompanied by wonderfully quirky illustrations the text is designed to capture the attention of all ages. In structured steps words designed to assist those children, ESL learners and all ages who have difficulty with the pronunciation of the letter "R" are presented in a fun and catchy format. Useful for parents, teachers and speech language professionals the book is also a great read for everyone!

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