With Young Learners Classic Readers, Young English language learners will enjoy developing their vocabulary and reading fluency with these easy-to-read adaptations of well-known tales for children. Each reader includes the following features:
- A short introduction about the author and/or story
- A picture gallery of important characters before the story
- A story including full-colour illustrations and highlighted dialog for easy recognition of spoken language
- A short playlet for classroom performance
- A picture dictionary of less familiar words for beginning readers
Designed for learners who already have a general grasp of phonics, the stories in level 1 are written for students who want practice with word recognition, sentence pattern identification, as well as sentence structure repetition.
With 8 titles to choose from, Stories from level 2 offer sentences 4-6 words in length as well 24-32 new vocabulary words per book-similar to the stories in the previous in the level. Furthermore, all stories in level 1and 2 are approximately 20 pages long.
In level 3, word count inscreases to 800 words per story and each story offers between 32 to 40 new words. However, page count remains the same as levels 1 and 2 at about 20 pages.
By level 4, stories take on a more sophistucated theme, and books increase in length. Word court jumps to 1200 at this level, but the new vocabulary remains steady at 32-40 wprds as in level 3.
The longer stories in level 5 are written for whom require extended reading practice.Stories at this level offer 40-48 new words and a word count of 1700 words.
Book at the highest level in the series, level 6, are designed to help transition students to Penerbitan Sdn Bhd’s next graded reader series:Compass Classic Reader. Level 6 reader offer a word count of 2500 words and new vocabulary in each story averages between 40 and 48 words.