This is a series of four books which takes young readers from the pre-school stage to the first year of school. Each book in the series contains a wide range of activities designed to develop basic reading skills, especially in the areas of competency in discrimination (visual followed by auditory), ordering (including alphabetical ordering), directionality, comprehension, conceptualization and word recognition, including vocabulary development.
The author, Jodie Keys, has more than 30 years' experience as a teacher, writer and publisher, specializing in the area of literacy. She has been involved in the preparation and development of reading schemes, teacher reference materials and supplementary resources. She is currently working in the United Kingdom.