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Instructional Series

Welcome to the English medium literacy instructional series teaching and learning resources for years 1 to 8.

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  • Be Brave cover image

    Be Brave

    Nat is feeling worried about being on stage. Nan helps her to be brave.

    Focus sounds: split digraph a_e (as in brave), soft c

    Target decodable words: take(s), wave(s), shake, brave, place, race, makes

    New high utility words: kapa haka, poi, does, heart, their, your, as, gazes, faces

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Tupu | Seedling

    Scope: Initial and final blends, Long vowels, Consonant patterns

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Rain is a Pain cover image

    Rain is a Pain

    The rain is a pain for Ruru but Frog needs the rain.

    Focus sounds: -ai

    Target decodable words: pain, wait(s), complain, rain(ing)

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Māhuri | Sapling

    Scope: Complex morphemes, Tense, Vowel digraphs

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Ride to the Top cover image

    Ride to the Top

    Tāne, Nat and Sam are riding their bikes to the lake. Who will win the race?

    Focus sounds: Split digraph i_e (as in ride)

    Target decodable words: bike, ride, smile, fine, time, side

    New high utility words: kia maia

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Tupu | Seedling

    Scope: Initial and final blends, Long vowels, Consonant patterns

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Splashing in the Stream cover image

    Splashing in the Stream

    Ruru is out at night. He finds Frog and the froglets are out at night having fun in the stream.

    Focus sounds: -ea

    Target decodable words: beams, stream, sneaks, team, leap, leaf, neat, teach, cheat

    New high utility words: how, close, froglets

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Māhuri | Sapling

    Scope: Complex morphemes, Tense, Vowel digraphs

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Sports Day cover image

    Sports Day

    It is sports day at kura. The kids encourage each other to do their best.

    Focus sound: -ing

    Target decodable words: flapping, huffing, puffing, clapping, jumping, tripping, running, feeling

    New high utility words: love, sports, kia kaha, trying, going, oh

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Māhuri | Sapling

    Scope: Complex morphemes, Tense, Vowel digraphs

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Stay cover image

    Stay!

    The kea chicks like to get up to mischief on the farm, until they come to Ram.

    Focus sounds: -ay

    Target decodable words: play, today, stay, away, okay, clay, yay, hay, sprays, tray, say(s)

    New high utility words: Kea, said, do

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Māhuri | Sapling

    Scope: Complex morphemes, Tense, Vowel digraphs

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • The Best Place to Rest cover image

    The Best Place to Rest

    Tūī is looking for the best place to live. What is the best place for Tūī?

    Focus sounds: Revision

    Target decodable words: stream, laid, dark, getting, leaf, tucked, starts

    New high utility words: Pāpā, look(s/ed)

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Māhuri | Sapling

    Scope: Complex morphemes, Tense, Vowel digraphs

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Vote for Fin cover image

    Vote for Fin

    It is Pet Day at kura. Who will win best pet?

    Focus sounds: Split digraph o_e (as in vote, stone)

    Target decodable words: home, hope, nose, Rose, rope, bone, cone, stroke, pokes, jokes, vote, stones

    New high utility words: over, gives, past, fur, who, Hipi

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Tupu | Seedling

    Scope: Initial and final blends, Long vowels, Consonant patterns

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Weka's Boat cover image

    Weka's Boat

    Everyone wants to float on Weka’s boat, but can everyone fit on it?

    Focus sounds: -oa

    Target decodable words: float(s/ing), boat, moans, boasts, soaked, load

    New high utility words: told, okay, afloat

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Māhuri | Sapling

    Scope: Complex morphemes, Tense, Vowel digraphs

    Publication date: June 2021

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  • Dress-up Hullabaloo

    Dress-up Hullabaloo

    It is a wet-weather day at kura. The kids are ready to have some fun.

    Focus sounds: Doubled consonants after a short vowel (ff, ll, ss)

    Target decodable words: dress, mess, Miss, fuss, toss, yells, bell, spill, puffs, ruff, cuffs, fluff

    New high utility words: she, puts, where, Lani, hull-a-ba-loo

    Series: Ready to Read Phonics Plus

    Curriculum level: 1

    Phase: Tupu | Seedling

    Scope: Initial and final blends, Long vowels, Consonant patterns

    Publication date: June 2021

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