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Ruby Hastings Writes Her Own Story : Band 16/Sapphire, Paperback / softback Book

Ruby Hastings Writes Her Own Story : Band 16/Sapphire Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Betsy Falco

Part of the Collins Big Cat series

Paperback / softback


Collins Big Cat supports every primary child on their reading journey from phonics to fluency.

Top authors and illustrators have created fiction and non-fiction books that children love to read.

Book banded for guided and independent reading, there are reading notes in the back, comprehensive teaching and assessment support and ebooks available. Sapphire/Band 16 books offer longer reads to develop children's sustained engagement with texts and are more complex syntactically. Ruby Hastings dreams of being a journalist when she’s older, just like her idol Susie Starling.

However, Ruby thinks she can’t do this due to being dyspraxic.

Will what people think of her condition stop her? Pages 54 and 55 allow children to re-visit the content of the book, supporting comprehension skills, vocabulary development and recall. Ideas for reading in the back of the book provide practical support and stimulating activities.


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