Little Red Riding Hood: Le Petit Chaperon Rouge
English and French fairy tale
By Anne Walter
Illustrated by Marjorie Dumortier
Easy to read dual Language retellings of classic fairy tales, accompanied by beautiful colour artwork
Rediscover this classic fairy tale in this English and French parallel text, perfect for those learning French or with English as another language.
An accessible introduction to modern languages, Dual Language Readers retell the best loved fairy tales with parallel text in English and French. A picture book design supports simple, accessible text with just a few lines of text on each double page. Extra features include a handy word glossary at the back with key words or phrases from the story.The books would serve equally well to a native French child with English as a second or other language, as well as use in literacy and comprehension teaching. The stories are told in 400 words and are pitched perfectly for 5-7 year olds.
Anne Walter is an expert on young children's fairy tales and she has written many adaptations for Franklin Watts for primary school age children. She is adept at short, accessible texts for reluctant and struggling readers and has a great undertanding of the literacy needs of young children. She frequents schools and libraries to promote her work and is a great advocate of literacy development more generally. She lives and works in London.
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14 Sep 2017
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An excellent way to introduce French to children — Parents in Touch