|Set 1—Book 1
||A guide is found on the front page of each of The Family Readers.
This book shows the blending of consonant-vowel-consonant (cvc) short vowel word. Words to
sound, read, write and spell are introduced. A favorite storybook character, Max, is also
introduced. As soon as these first 9 consonants are learned and blended with the short vowel "a"
this book can be read.
||cat, fat, hat, map, mat, Max, pal, sat
||c, f, h, m, p, t, x, s, l
||After reading this book, talk for a few minutes about the short a word