Synopses & Reviews
FLIP a page, find a rhyme!
Its learning through funevery time!
Even kids who cant read a sentence can read one word, or a two-word phrase. By putting their hands on the pages, kids are pulled into the learning dynamic. They make the page turn, and they gain a new word that rhymes with one they just saw.
Who can dig a pig in a wig?
Howd that pet get wet?
Will Pop stop, or will he hop?
Are mice on ice twice as nice?
With art in the Japanese anime style, each book in this interactive early reading series features a different word family. Word families help children recognize similarities between words that rhyme, and connect words that have matching long, or short, vowel sounds. By mastering this dynamic, kids can read words they dont necessarily know. Offering a springboard into independent reading, Flip-a-Word takes kids from a single word, to a phrase, to a simple sentence. From there, eye-catching illustrations lead kids to imagine story scenarios only a child could dream up!
For kids, parents, and teacherseveryone flips for Flip-a-Word!
Can you dig a pig in a wig? How'd that pet get so wet? Will Pop stop or will he hop? Flip a page and watch a bun and a a kid on a run turn into a sun and a kid having fun! With bright art done in the Japanese anime style, each of these interactive early reading books features a different word family. When kids flip the die cut pages, they get a new word and image within that word family. Word families help children recognize similarities between words that rhyme, and help them connect words with similar long or short vowel sounds. This familiarity helps kids read a word they don't necessarily know.
Offering a springboard into independent reading, Flip-a-Word takes kids from a single word, to a phrase, to a simple sentence.
About the Author
Harriet Ziefert has partnered with a dazzling variety of illustrators to create smart and visually striking learning-while-playing books for kids. She has a master's degree in teaching and has created acclaimed early reading programs for a variety of publishers.
Yukiko Kido creates digital artwork in the Japanese anime style and loves working with bright colors. Ms. Kido lived in New York City for more than ten years but recently returned to her native Japan, where she lives with her husband and son.