Joe’s been outstanding all season. Everyone reckons he’s been Sheldon’s player of the year so far. He has a great understanding with Ledley. But he’s also very superstitious. When he loses the lucky coin that his granddad gave him for “safe keeping”, he gets the jitters. And there’s a little matter of a cup semi-final to play. After making a bad error in the game, Joe makes amends in the penalty shoot out. And the coin turns up!
‘Freestylers’ are a range of reading books with low-level text for readers of both sexes with a reading age of 5-7. The engaging stories are perfect for older, struggling readers as well as emerging readers. The books can be used for both guided reading and independent reading.
A core character throughout the series of six football titles, provides familiarity, which builds confidence and eases readers from one story to the next, accelerating reading progress.
All texts have been checked by reading consultant Dee Reid. Dee is an expert in the field of children’s literacy
and has produced many award-winning series and some of the best education books and training programmes available to teachers looking to support children’s literacy.