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The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs

The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs

First Reading Level 3
The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs

  • The classic story retold with simple text and delightful illustrations.
  • Poor Tom and Elena can’t believe their luck when their goose lays a golden egg, but what happens when one golden egg a day just isn’t enough?
  • First Reading Level Three titles help beginner readers develop reading stamina and include character sheets or maps and the main story.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Also available as an English Learner's Edition with CD recordings in British and American English and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Information

Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 490L

Book Band: 7 - Turquoise

BIC: A3N79

CEFR Level: A2

Hardback with ribbon marker:
Price: £5.99
ISBN: 9780746073377
48 pages
196 x 130mm

Illustrator: Daniel Howarth

Mairi Mackinnon

Mairi Mackinnon has lived in England, Scotland, France, Italy and Spain, and worked as an English teacher, translator and tour manager before joining Usborne. Over the years, she has edited Usborne books in English, Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Welsh. She has worked extensively on books for beginner readers, such as Usborne Very First Reading, and developed the Usborne English Readers series for young English language learners. She has also worked on the Usborne Foundation’s popular phonics game, Teach your Monster to Read.

Mairi Mackinnon

Press Reviews

For every parent, child and teacher weary of the monotony of the average reading scheme, Usborne’s First Reading series will offer rays of sunlight. The books are carefully levelled and offer a huge variety of accessible and fun, fiction and non-fiction.
Tamara Linke (Proprietor, Tales on Moon Lane Bookshop)

Extras

  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.