While the children are playing Chip's new computer game 'The Secret of the Sands' they become magically transported to a real desert where they help their new friend, Ali, find a treasure that his father has hidden. A good story for young readers who are building their confidence. Includes a CD recording with which you can read along.
Read at Home is designed for young, beginner readers. It features all the popular Oxford Reading Tree characters in exciting stories specially written for parents to support their children's reading at home. These entertaining stories, with real life and fantasy adventures, are carefully graded across 5 levels, and contain vocabulary repetition and gradual progression within each level, from Book A to Book C. These Level 5 stories are for children Reading with Confidence - those children who can recognize 75+ words by sight, can read with less support and who can read silently and read ahead. The story has 4-6 sentences per page. The accompanying CD has the audio of the story for children to read along with and enjoy. Approx ORT level: Stage 6-7 Highly successful, high profile author and illustrator team: BL Roderick Hunt, author of the original Oxford Reading Tree stories, and Cynthia Rider are superb storytellers with over 50 years educational experience between them. BL Alex Brychta's humorous and detailed illustrations bring the stories alive and are known to and loved by millions of Oxford Reading Tree readers.