A two-level beginners' course for young children that integrates the teaching of phonics, reading, writing, and numeracy.
* Fun, visually appealing characters introduce language in contexts which will motivate students and promote learning.
* Up to two phonics pages per unit introduce children to the sounds of English through memorable, catchy songs.
* Predictable unit structure, single-page lessons, and clear component links make First Friends extremely easy to teach.
* In-built revision and recycling, plus regular Progress Checks in the Teacher's Book, help students internalize language and give teachers everything they need to assess students' individual progress.
* Rich package of resources at each level, including Activity Book, Numbers Book, Teacher's Resource Pack (with story posters, alphabet poster, and flashcards).