Hazel Edwards
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A Hairy Question

         

Title:"A Hairy Question" Sparklers series

ISBN: 1-86509-327-0

Author: Hazel Edwards

Illustrator: Rae Dale

PublisherBlake Education

Read sample pages of the e-book version.

     

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Imagine cutting your own hair off.  Most kids try. Then it just isn't quite right. 

 

Freya's new haircut looks terrible.  In fact, it's a disaster.Bits of hair stick out everywhere. What made Freya decide to have all her beautiful long hair cut off?

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 Educational Resources for Teachers

The Sparkler series is designed for newly independent readers

Reading Level:  
22
Reading Age:
 7+ yrs
Themes:
friendship, coping with failure, swimming
Sparklers are chapter books with great stories and wonderful illustrations. As a series they bridge the gap between reading schemes and traditional chapter books.
 Special Features:
- Character page - introduces the main characters in the story.
- Illustrated content page - a feature that can be used with students as a pre-reading entrance into the text.
- Author/Illustrator page - both author and illustrator answered the same list of questions student's ask.
- Illustrated Glossary - dificult words are defined and illustrated in a two page glossary.
- Map page - a map of the place where the story takes place.
- Benchmark book - to provide opportunities to assess reading progress, comprehension and understanding, vocabulary development, personal response and recognizing features of a text type.
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