in the UK
This is a lively early intervention reading scheme for struggling beginner readers. "Jumpstart" is the only early intervention reading programme on the market to provide a full range of lively, stimulating readers packed with fun stories and exciting, informative non-fiction. It is easy to implement for the non-specialist teacher. The teacher support is directly in line with literacy hour teaching objectives. It is cost-effective and can be bought in stages to build a complete scheme. The topics are chosen especially to appeal strongly to the reluctant boy reader market. It contains appealing, and contemporary artwork. It balances fiction and non-fiction.