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Zip – The First Frog Series

Emergent/Magenta Levels 0-1-2   Reading Recovery Levels 1 - 2

As the caring friendly Mentor of the entire reading series, Zip is an enthusiastic and encouraging friend to the New Reader. Zip's 24 stories form a safe broad base for anyone learning English. They are simple, yet have an identifiable and often humorous climax to them.

Zip introduces and consolidates 23 Basic Words with a variety of Sentence Structure, Genre and Topics. Happiness and delight in simple things feature strongly throughout this series.

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  • Front cover of Single book

    Single Book - $6
    6+ Same title $5.40 each

     

     

     

     

    12 Zip Books
    Full Series - $144.00
    6+ Same series $129.60 each

  • Full Series

 


Read a Book:

  • Zip Manual

  • Zip Manual

  • Zip Manual

  • Zip Manual

 


Zip's Manual

  • Zip Manual

  • Zip Manual

  • Zip Manual

  • Zip Manual


  • Contains:

    - Lily Pad Instruction Page
    - Skill Builder & Worksheet for each book
    - End of Level Checklist
    - Books for Revision
    - Zip's Certificate (see "A Seed" above)

    Single Manual - $36

  • Zip's Full Series Pack

    Contains:

    24 Zip's Books and Zip's Manual

    Zip's full series pack $180
    6+ Same Series $157.50 each


    Zip Full Series Pack

  • Zip's sentence building chart


    - This Chart helps children to learn to 'build' a sentence
    - Zip's Basic Words + Interest Words with Pictures
    - A4 Matte Laminated

    - Single Price $8
    6+ charts $7.20 each


    Zip Full Series Pack

 


Zip's Starter Packs

Build up Zip's Books gradually


  • Zip Manual
    Zip Starter Pack A
  • Zip Manual
    Zip Starter Pack B
  • Zip Manual
    Zip Starter Pack C
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    Packs A, B and C each contain:

    - 8 Zip's Books with matching Skill Builder Activity Sheets
    - Zip's Letter sounds + Writing Page
    - Zip's Sentence Building Chart
    - End of Pack Checklist
    - End of Pack Certificate

    Each Pack - $60

 


Zip's Ant Alphabet Cards


  • Zip Manual
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    - These make a beautiful Wall Freize

    - 26 Gloss A5 Alphabet Cards

    - Typeset and Handwritten Letters

    - Simple Sentences with Basic Words

    - Pictures from Zip's Books

    $20 per pack

 

  • *All Manual contents are printed in black and white at present
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  • Zeek – The Feathered Frog Series

    Red Levels 3-4-5   Reading Recovery Levels 3 - 6

    Zeek who has feathers is a gentle but adventurous frog with 12 stories which consolidate Early Reading and Writing Strategies as well as building on Vocabulary introduced by Zip's books.

    Zeek introduces new Basic Words, more Complex Sentence Structure and all the stories have soft coloured backgrounds to mark the new level of skill. Sharing, fun and natural science feature strongly in this series.

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    Read a Book:

    • Zeek Manual

    • Zeek Manual

    • Zeek Manual

    • Zeek Manual

     


    Zeek's Manual

    • Red Reading Pack
    • Zip Manual

    • Zip Manual

    • Zip Manual


    • Contains:

      - Lilypad Instruction Sheet for each book
      - Skill Builder Activity Worksheet for each book
      - End of Level Checklist
      - Books for Revision
      - Zeek's Certificate (see "A Seed" above)

      Single Manual - $25

    • Zeek's Full Series Pack

      Contains:

      12 Zeek's Books and Zeek's Manual

      Zeek's full series pack $92
      6+ Same series $87.30 each


      Zeek Full Series Pack

    • Zeek's Sentence Building Chart


      - This Chart helps children to use the Zip and Zeek Basic Words to 'build' sentences.
      - New Interest words with Pictures
      - A4 Matte Laminated

      Single Price $8
      6+ charts $7.20 each


      Zeek Full Series Pack

  • *All Manual contents are printed in black and white at present
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  • Zak – The Dog Frog Series

    Yellow Levels 6-7-8   Reading Recovery Levels 6 - 8

    Zak has fur, a tail and is known as The Dog Frog. Zak has a wonderful spirit of adventure and a dog called Mac who shares the adventures. Throughout the 12 stories the bright humorous illustrations now have backgrounds.

    Zak's stories continue to consolidate Basic Words and Strategies introduced in the previous two series, while introducing new ones. Sentence Structure, Text Layout and Number of Words per story are gradually increasing in difficulty. Trust, problem solving, adventure and sharing are strong in this series.

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    • Front cover of Zaks first book

      Single Book - $6.00
      6+ Same title $5.40 each

    • Yellow Reading Pack

      12 Zak's Books
      Full Series - $72.00
      6+ Same series $64.80 each

     


    Read a Book:

    • Zak Manual

    • Zak Manual

    • Zak Manual

    • Zak Manual

     


    Zak's Manual

    • Red Reading Pack
    • Zak Manual

    • Zak Manual

    • Zak Manual


    • Contains:

      - Lilypad Instruction Sheets for each book
      - Skill Builder Activity Sheet for each book
      - End of Level Checklist
      - Books for Revision
      - Zak's End of Level Certificate (see "Where is the moon?" above)

      Single Manual - $25

    • Zak's Full Series Pack

      Contains:

      12 Zak's Books and Zak's Manual

      Zak's full series pack $92
      6+ Same Series $87.30 each


      Zak Full Series Pack

    • Zak's sentence building chart


      - This Chart helps children to use the Zip's, Zeek's and Zak's Basic Words to 'build' sentences.
      - New Interest Words with Pictures
      - A4 Matte Laminated

      Single Price $8
      6+ charts $7.20 each


      zak Full Series Pack

  • *All Manual contents are printed in black and white at present
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  • Zo – The Flying Frog Series

    Blue Levels 9-10-11   Reading Recovery Levels 9 - 13

    Zo is blue, can fly and is a gentle beauty who surprises the viewer with exciting and daring adventures. Zo's 12 stories introduce more Basic Words and continue to use those previously introduced. The illustrations, although supportive of the text are less specific than previous levels and require the viewer to use strategies to decipher.

    Sentence Structure, Story Length and Complexity are all developing steadily. Trust, Leadership, Sharing and Adventure are strong in this series.

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    Read a Book:

    • Zo Manual 1
    • Zo Manual 2
    • Zo Manual 4
    • Zo Manual 5

     


    Zo's Manual

    • Red Reading Pack
    • zo Manual

    • zo Manual

    • zo Manual


    • Contains:

      - Lilypad Instruction Sheets for each book
      - Skill Builder Activity worksheet for each book
      - End of Level Checklist (see "The Mudslide" above)

      Single Manual - $25

    • Zo's Full Series Pack

      Contains:

      12 Zo's Books and Zo's Manual

      Zo's full series pack $92
      6+ Same Series $87.30 each


      Zo Full Series Pack

    • Zo's Sentence Building Chart


      - This chart helps children to use the Zip's, Zeek's, Zak's & Zo's Basic Words to 'build' sentences.
      - New Interest Words with Pictures
      - A4 Matte Laminated

      Single Price $8
      6+ charts $7.20 each


      Zo Full Series Pack

  • *All Manual contents are printed in black and white at present
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  • Zoosh – The Magical Frog Series

    Green Levels 12-13-14   Reading Recovery Levels 14 - 18

    Zoosh has a magical rainbow spot under one foot which adds a dimension of freedom to the series. Zoosh, the smallest frog, is a most amazing and unpredictable character who takes the reader and the other frogs on thrilling adventures you would never imagine.

    Zoosh's 12 stories continue to Consolidate Words and Skills introduced in previous series. The Sentence Structure, Vocabulary and Complexity of the Stories now require the viewer to use a Variety of Strategies and Concepts to gain enjoyment and understanding from the stories.
    Huge varieties of Topics and Formats, Facts and Fiction combine into exciting adventures. Caring and Sharing feature strongly in this series.

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    Read a Book:

    • Zoosh Manual 1

    • Zoosh Manual 2

    • Zoosh Manual 4

    • Zoosh Manual 5

     


    Zoosh's Manual

    • Red Reading Pack
    • zoosh Manual

    • zoosh Manual

    • Contains:

      - Lilypad Instruction Sheets for each book
      - Skill Builder Activity Sheet for each book
      - End of Level Checklist (see "The Mudslide" above)

      Single Manual - $25

     


    • Special Feature

      The last book in Zoosh's Level '5 Letters to You' contains a Personalised Letter from each of the Frogs. Each Child is asked to say their own name when they see the small rainbow. The Frogs offer Congratulations and Encouragement.
    • Zoosh Special Feature

     


    • There is then an offer of a return letter if they write to the Frogs. The Letter can be from and Individual of a Class.

    • mac-letter
    • respond-letter

    • The Address is:
      The Frogs + Mac, 'Sun Dance', 125A Colombo Road, Waiuku, 2123 New Zealand
    • Zoosh's Full Series Pack

      Contains:

      12 Zoosh's Books and Zoosh's Manual

      Zoosh's full series pack $92
      6+ Same Series $87.30 each


      Zoosh Full Series Pack

    • Zoosh's Sentence Building Chart


      - This Chart helps Children to use the Zip's, Zeek's, Zak's, Zo's & Zoosh's Basic Words to 'build' Sentences.
      - New Interest Words with Pictures
      - A4 Matte Laminated

      Single Price $8
      6+ charts $7.20 each


      Zoosh Full Series Pack

  • *All Manual contents are printed in black and white at present
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  • Frog Report 1 – Orange Level Journal

    Orange Levels 15-16

    • Frog Report

    • Frog Report 1

      - The Frogs and Mac are back in this
      beautiful gloss full colour A5 Journal
      - They return as Reporters, bringing with them; Stories, Articles, a Map, a Poem and more.
      - There is a wide range of Fonts,
      Formats, Genre, Fact and Fiction.
      - A beautiful 'round off' to the Frog Books.
      The children LOVE IT!

      Single Price $8.40
      6+ (same title) $7.56 each

    • Mini Manual

    • Frog Report
    • Frog Report
    • Frog Report
    • Frog Report
    • Frog Report
    • Frog Report
    • Frog Report

     


    • Mini Manual
    • Mini Manual

    • Mini Manual

      This A4 Mini Manual Offers:

      - A Brief Description of each Article
      - Suggestions for Discussion
      - Suggestions for Activities
      - Includes Congratulations Certificate

      Single Price $8
      6+ Manuals $7 each

     


    • Mini Manual



    • Mini Manual Checklist

      > This Mini Manual checklist gives a Quick Check to see if the child has Understood the Skills being learned in this Journal.

      > If they have not learned a particular skill, revisit the Article and revise.
    • Frog Report 1 + Mini Manual Pack

      Single Price $16.00
      Multi $14.40 each


      Report Pack

    • Finished Frog Report 1?

      It's time for

      Congratulations Certificate!


      Certificate

  • Order Frog Report 1