See it and sound it out. It's as easy as C-A-T! The Beginning Reading Deluxe Edition workbook introduces your first or second grader to learning how to put together sounds and letters to make words. Next, your child will learn how to place them in sequences to identify and make sentences. This "I Know It!" workbook is rich in content variety, presented with clear, easy instructions, and engaging, colorful illustrations. Each page covers an essential skill with activities that encourage creativity, reasoning, and problem solving. As the workbook progresses, the exercises vary to include comprehension, perceptual, and vocabulary skills. Before you know it, your child will be reading and spelling with confidence. Features include an easy reference answer key, perforated pages great for individual worksheets, concept and skill focus listed at bottom corner of each page, parent guide and recommended activities pages and more. Reinforces the following skills: beginning and ending sounds; short and long vowel sounds; sequencing; categorizing; sentence comprehension; drawing conclusions; main ideas; word recognition; understanding context; following directions.