This gorgeous storybook teaches children the sounds and letters of the alphabet – the first steps in learning to read.
Milo the monkey calls his friends to invite them to his birthday party, but everybody is busy preparing a surprise for him! Children can search the entertaining illustrations for clues about what birthday surprises are in store for Milo. Each of Milo’s fun friends introduce a new sound and letter.
Sounds and letters are introduced systematically following the sequence of the Little Learners Love Literacy® program (Stages 1–4): m s f a p t c i b h n o d g i v y r e qu z j u k x w.
Use this storybook alongside the multi-sensory Milo’s Resources and the Stages 1–4 Little Learner decodable books to teach, practise and apply.
Milo’s Birthday Surprise:
- Opens up the world of sounds and letters in an engaging way for young children
- Facilitates effective and systematic teaching of the simple alphabetic code
- Introduces characters who become mnemonics to read and spell.
Milo’s Birthday Surprise is also available on the App Store with embedded music.