Designed especially for older pupils who struggle with their reading and may have gaps in their phonic knowledge.
The books introduce vowel sounds and their alternative spellings. Follows Phase 5 of Letters and Sounds.
Each book presents the alternative spellings for one of the following vowel sounds: 'ae', 'ee', 'oe', 'er', 'ow/oi', 'oo', 'ie', 'or', 'air', 'ar'.
Reading age KS6-7, interest level 8-14 years.
The Rescue series follows the same phonic progression as the Talisman 1 series and can be used in parallel with that series.