Our provenSpectrum Spelling grade 1workbook features 184 pages of instruction on grammar and usage. Recently updated to current national standards, including "Words Across the Curriculum" and new non-fiction activities. This workbook for children ages 6 to 7 includes grade-appropriate, cross-curricular words that apply to each lesson. From acclaimed author and illustrator Mercer Mayer, kids will love learning to spell with Little Critter and his friends! Spelling skills include: Beginning consonant sounds Consonant blends Short vowel sounds Vowel pairs Long vowel sounds Blends with s Our best-sellingSpectrum Spellingseries features age-appropriate workbooks for Kindergarten to grade 6. Developed with the latest standards-based teaching methods that provide targeted practice in spelling fundamentals to ensure successful learning!Mayer, Mercer is the author of 'Spectrum Spelling Grade 1', published 2006 under ISBN 9780769680910 and ISBN 0769680917.