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Visit i-Learner’s stall at the Hong Kong Book Fair (17-23/7/19) to see our full selection of books!

Bugbug’s Library

Join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends on exciting adventures in this new series of graded readers from i-Learner Publishing. Each box set contains 10 books, which all include vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises to boost reading confidence and enthusiasm!

 

In Level 1A of Bugbug’s Library, join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends on adventures with wild animals, in a talent show, and on trips to a farm, a doctor and a potato chip factory!

This collection of 10 graded readers guides early learners through their first steps in phonics. With vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises, these books boost confidence and enthusiasm to turn early learners into budding readers.

At this level…

  • Phonics: introducing all consonant sounds
  • Grammar: familiarising readers with simple present tense
  • Vocabulary: expanding word-set using a glossary and discussion topics
  • Reading skills: training prediction and comprehension abilities
  • Vocabulary and grammar at CEFR Pre-A1

In Level 1B of Bugbug’s Library, join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends on adventures with a lucky feather and a monster tooth, and on a camping trip in the forest!

This collection of 10 graded readers guides early learners through their first steps in phonics. With vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises, these books boost confidence and enthusiasm to turn early learners into budding readers.

At this level…

  • Phonics: introducing all vowel sounds and common consonant digraphs
  • Grammar: increasing confidence with simple present tense
  • Vocabulary: expanding word-set using a glossary and discussion topics
  • Reading skills: training prediction and comprehension abilities
  • Vocabulary and grammar at CEFR Pre-A1

In Level 2A of Bugbug’s Library, join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends on adventures with exciting new pets, into a strange dream, and all the way to the North Pole!

This collection of 10 graded readers guides learners through their next steps in phonics. With vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises, these books boost confidence and enthusiasm to turn learners into promising readers.

At this level…

  • Phonics: introducing common consonant blends
  • Grammar: familiarising readers with present continuous tense
  • Vocabulary: expanding word-set using a glossary and discussion topics
  • Reading skills: training prediction and comprehension abilities
  • Vocabulary and grammar at CEFR Pre-A1 to A1

In Level 2B of Bugbug’s Library, join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends on adventures to celebrate their teacher’s wedding, have a wild ride in the wind and rain, and rescue each other from trouble!

This collection of 10 graded readers guides learners through their next steps in phonics. With vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises, these books boost confidence and enthusiasm to turn learners into promising readers.

At this level…

  • Phonics: introducing diphthongs and more common consonant blends
  • Grammar: increasing confidence with present continuous tense
  • Vocabulary: expanding word-set using a glossary and discussion topics
  • Reading skills: training prediction and comprehension abilities
  • Vocabulary and grammar at CEFR Pre-A1 to A1

In Level 3A of Bugbug’s Library, join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends to welcome their cheeky new neighbour, make friends with a robot, and solve riddles for treasure!

This collection of 10 graded readers guides learners through foundational grammar topics. With vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises, these books boost confidence and enthusiasm to turn learners into skilful readers.

At this level…

  • Tense: familiarising readers with simple past tense
  • Grammar: teaching key grammar topics such as prepositions and question words through in-text examples and post-story exercises
  • Vocabulary: expanding word-set using a glossary and discussion topics
  • Reading skills: strengthening critical thinking with sequencing exercises, varied comprehension questions and book review activities
  • Vocabulary and grammar at CEFR A1

In Level 4A of Bugbug’s Library, join Meg, Nick and their bookworm friends to investigate mysteries and take incredible trips through time and space!

This collection of 10 graded readers guides learners through fundamental grammar topics. With vibrant pictures, levelled vocabulary and grammar, and a range of exercises, these books boost confidence and enthusiasm to turn learners into passionate readers.

At this level…

  • Tense: familiarising readers with past continuous tense and simple future tense
  • Grammar: teaching key grammar topics such as infinitives, superlatives and phrasal verbs through in-text examples and post-story exercises
  • Reading skills: strengthening critical thinking with sequencing exercises, varied comprehension questions and book review activities
  • Vocabulary: strengthening word-set with mind map and sentence-making exercises
  • Vocabulary and grammar at CEFR A1 to A2


i-Learner Poetry Workbook Series

These easy-to-follow workbooks use tips and techniques from our teaching team to help your child understand poetry. Each book contains 10 classic English poems, with several pages of guidance and questions on each. Answers are provided in the back of the book, and online recordings of the poems support further understanding.

This series teaches young learners how to understand sounds. Then step by step, the books progress until older students can analyse a poem in depth. Help your child to fall in love with English poetry with the i-Learner Poetry Workbooks.

Recommended for P3+

Rosebud Level

 

Children will love the classic poems in this workbook! Each poem has been carefully selected to surprise and delight young readers, and to help them fall in love with poetry.

Young children will learn how to count syllables, how to match up rhyming words, and even how to understand literary techniques such as similes and personification.

 

Includes poems by Christina Rossetti, Robert Louis Stevenson, Edward Lear, and Lewis Carroll.

Recommended for P5+

Sunflower Level – New

 

This mix of fun and challenging poems will push students to engage with poetry on a deeper level.

Children will become more familiar with common poetic techniques, such as similes and metaphors, as well as understand the effects of sounds in English poetry. They will be introduced to the sonnet form, and start comparing poems and writing an extended analysis.

Includes poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, Lewis Carroll, John Keats and William Shakespeare.

Recommended for S1+

Daffodil Level

 

The selection covers a wide range of well-known poems, which have been carefully chosen to expand students’ literary horizons.

Students will learn how to use quotations and to explain the effects on the reader, and to understand complex features such as the form and tone of poems.

 

Includes poems by William Wordsworth, Christina Rossetti, William Blake, Emily Brontë and William Shakespeare.

Recommended for S3+

Poppy Level – NEW

The poems at this level are perfect for students heading towards GCSE and DSE English Literature. The selection of poems covers all of the common classics studied at these advanced levels.

Older students will gain experience with the analysis of form, structure and language, which are needed at this level. A wide range of detailed topics is covered, with the focus on personal responses preparing students well for advanced examinations.

 

Includes poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Wilfred Owen, William Shakespeare, and Thomas Hardy


i-Learner Budding Writers Series

A Collection of Autumn Poems

 

This beautifully illustrated edition of poems collects together the entries to our 2017-18 Autumn Poetry Competition.

Pick up your copy from the i-Learner bookshop today for just $20! All revenue from the sales of this book will be donated to charity.

 

 

 

 

 

Our previous collections of student work are now available for you to read online. Simply click on the covers below to read fantastic poems and stories, all vibrantly illustrated by our very own students.