Learning to decode is easy with this big collection of engaging informational books on kidsÕ favorite animalsÑfrom bugs to apes, frogs to whales! Inside the sturdy storage box, youÕll find a total of 144 books (6 copies of 24 titles) that target and teach short vowels, long vowels, blends, digraphs, and more in the context of age-perfect nonfiction text with eye-popping full-color photos. Includes a big teaching guide filled with reading strategies and reproducibles to help ensure reading success. An invaluable resource for all PreK-2 classrooms. For use with Grades K-2.