Beginning readers

Soft Skills at Work

Are you looking for readings about workplace soft skills at a beginning reading level? Earlier this year, Grass Roots Press released Soft Skills at Work, a series that uses contrasting photostories to explore six different soft skills. Titles in the series are: Getting to Work on Time Putting Customers First Standing Up for Yourself Taking… Read more

Working with Beginning Readers

Working with Beginning Readers is a wonderful free resource for anyone working with a beginning adult reader. Written by Pat Campbell, this 8 page booklet outlines the principles for working with beginning readers and describes core instructional strategies. Tutors find this a valuable reference. It’s available on the Grass Roots Press website. For more in-depth… Read more

Working with Beginning Readers

If you are working with adults learning to read, Working with Beginning Readers is a very helpful resource. Written by Pat Campbell, it covers the principles and strategies for working with beginning readers. Guidance in working with the language experience approach and sight words is included. This hidden gem is available free on the Grass… Read more

Unite for Literacy

Looking for free online books for beginning readers?  Unite for Literacy is a for-profit social enterprise that gives you access to a free digital library.  Their website houses a collection of non-fiction books illustrated with colorful photos.  In addition to simple language and an easy to use format, the books feature audio support.  While the… Read more