Category: Academic Wings
Author: Kathy Stemke educationtipster.blogspot.com
Artist: Samantha Bell www.jacktoon.blogspot.com
Print ISBN: 9781616331566; 6161331569
eBook ISBN: 9781616331573; 1616331577
When Zachary puts on his thick black glasses, he becomes a super hero. This enables him to protect his new baby sister from all kinds of problems. In the process he learns how much he loves her. This action-packed book with clever rhymes focuses on teaching consonant blends. The teacher supplement includes comprehension questions, songs, worksheets and activities.
Through Ms. Stemke’s expert rhyme and consonant blends storytelling, Zachary learns what family is all about and what it truly takes to be a good big brother.
--Donna Mc Dine, Award Winning Author
The author has created songs, games, and worksheets to keep learning fun and to help with blends that children will be learning about in school. These activities reinforce the words that will make learning blends easier to do. The activities can be played over and over again. This story is filled with consonant blends hidden in a delightful story for young children who are just beginning to read. This 20 page picture book shows children that having a younger sibling can be fun and not an inconvenience. The illustrations are bold and bright which will catch even the youngest child’s attention.
--Renee Hand, Award Winning Author
In amongst the story line, there are some great phonics skills! There are blends and digraphs throughout the whole book, and there is also a rhyming element.
--Stephanie Brandt, Reading Specialist
With amazing and vivid full page illustrations and witty rhymes that lend themselves to teaching children consonant blends, this story will be a wonderful addition to every child's library, as well as the classroom.
--Karen Cioffi, Author, Ghostwriter
Stemke’s experience as a teacher is exercised by the added lessons that supply teachers with ready-made lessons.
--Jessica Aday Kennedy, Author
The story is about a little boy, Zachary who has just welcomed a new baby sister into the family. As he adjusts to his new sister we go on an adventure where he protects his little sister from all kinds of perils.
--Glenda Cates, Mommies Point of View
With great and big bold colorful illustrations, Jack Foster was able to bring the book to life. I highly recommend the book to parents and for classroom reading.
--Ella Johnson, Teacher
Proving its commitment to entertaining and educating children, Sh Sh Sh Let the Baby Sleep is the perfect addition to Guardian Angel Publishing’s Academic Wings line. Readers are treated to an engaging story that helps them deal with introducing a new sibling into the house, while getting a chance to improve their reading skills.
--Cheryl Malandrinos, Author