Sound Out City Secrets
by Matt Sims
Features Connected Text your students can read.City on Ice
For reluctant readers who have enjoyed previous Sound Out Chapter Book sets, here is a new non-fiction series at the Sound Out Levels 5 and 6 (see Sound Out Skill Level Chart). Each phonics-based chapter book in the City Secrets series gives reluctant or beginning readers a chance to explore a sinking city, a floating city, underground streets, an icy outpost, and even a secret base inside a mountain! The six-book set includes the following titles:
Under the Mountain
With all Sound Out Chapter Books, students have a chance to read engaging informational text while the controlled vocabulary helps them practice phonics and basic word-building skills. Sound Out Levels 5 and 6 introduce the following skills: one-syllable spelling patterns, word endings, compound words, prefixes and suffixes, and simple two-syllable words.