In these read aloud books, Dheera Kitchlu combines the vital elements of repetitive phonetic sounds with her comic illustrations and unique humour. The sounds of all the letters of the alphabets are covered in this set of six books. The design of this set gives ample space to each richly illustrated story without making the books difficult to handle. Dheera's cheerful world of fantasy characters will ensure that even the most hesitant child begins to enjoy the seemingly elusive world of phonetics.
Dheera Kitchlu is an educationist, and a full-time writer and illustrator of books for children. She was Principal of Sophia Nursery School and then the Vice Principal of Sophia Polytechnic, both in Mumbai. She has taught children to ride horses, to study and have fun with words. Fun with Alphabet Stories is a book for pre-primary children. It explains the concept of phonetics through nonsense stories. Dheera lives in Mumbai with her family.>
Fun with Alphabet stories is designed to be read aloud repeatedly to the child. Each story emphasizes letter sounds which will stick in the child's subconscious leading to effortless, incidental learning. With letter sounds children acquire the tools to read. Phonics gives the child a head-start with reading English. Fun with Alphabet Stories will help to make the process painless and automatic.>
Here's a sneak peek of some of the other books from Dheera