Practice “little” letters one at a time. This Lowercase Alphabet workbook from the Get Ready! series will help your child practice tracing and writing lowercase letters, which is an essential first step in learning to read. Plenty of bright-colored critters make it more fun! Plus, the illustrations will encourage your child to pronounce object names. Finish-the-word exercises help with beginning, middle, and ending sounds. With a pencil or crayon, and perhaps just a bit of coaching from you, your child will practice and learn for many happy hours. 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: alphabet; letters; lowercase letters; printing; manuscript writing; picture-word recognition; letter-word recognition; spelling.