Collins Arabic Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 3 to 11. The series is structured with reference to the learning progression of Arabic at nursery and primary schools researched especially for Collins. This carefully graded approach allows children to build up their reading knowledge of Arabic step by step. Level 3 books introduce the concept of the `story', and include simple phonic sounds and very high-frequency words with simple spellings. Lively and engaging illustrations to keep children interested. This big book - for whole-class teaching - includes Sesame and Apricot, I am here! and Fly Murjan! to introduce children to simple stories. Large print and bright illustrations ensure all children can see, can take part in and can enjoy good stories.