You’ll see this in everything from the bright colours and the rocket on the cover, to the captivating storylines and active, exciting images in the photographs and illustrations.
Characters are an essential part of this so we have lots of them! Children who meet new friends in the Emergent and Early Levels of Red Rocket are thrilled and rewarded by the opportunity to meet them again in the more challenging texts of the Fluency and Advanced Fluency levels. You can see all titles for any given character by clicking on the tags below, and by filtering within the bookshop.
Themes and topics are vital too so we’ve tagged our products with this information. You can now view collections of books by simply clicking on a tag like “traditional tales” or “conservation” in the bookshop.
When viewing titles in the bookshop you can also see its tags, just below “add to cart” in each product window. So if you’re viewing a title that explores a theme, or features a character you’d like to see more of, just click the relevant tag and view all titles in that collection.
Grace is a delightful character and, even better, she’s a real girl!
When Red Rocket author and series creator, Pam Holden, heard how her grand-daughter Grace had been lost at the zoo, she quickly recovered from the shock and put pen to paper. The result was Lost at the Zoo, published in 2004.
Since then, Grace has starred in a number of stories:
Offer personalized learning with Red Rocket stories and texts retold at varying reading levels.