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Janet and John: Book One (Janet & John Series)

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My first readers were all about Mary, Mike and Jeff, their dog was named Bolo or something along those lines and their cat was Velvet. i read janet and john at school but my real passion was for enid blyton - i loved everything she wrote! Pink hard cover, Good-, rubbing along edges and spine hinges, rubbing at spine ends, light pencil words to top of upper bd, some fading and age-marking, school stamp to ffep, contents nice and tight, very occas. I learned about Jerry and Jane in the dark blue books with the orange trim, Highroads to Reading series.

Eventually there will be 30 activity books, covering maths and writing, as well as the basics of reading. It reflects the revived educational emphasis on the phonetic approach to learning to read, and coincides with the moment when those adults who first encountered Janet and John at school in the Sixties have begun to raise their own children.

These had a new Anglicised text by Rona Munro, wife of John Mackenzie Wood who ran Nesbit and Co; she was originally a teacher from New Zealand.

I found an old book my sister or brother had had in school, but I don't think there were any characters in it. Having purchased the rights to Janet and John from Nisbet and Co, Star Kids Ltd published an updated series of 33 volumes in 2001 covering reading, writing and mathematics for children aged four to seven.I was really pleased to win one of the books (although, of course, I had to leave it behind when I left). If you were at infant school in the UK during the 1950s and 1960s there is a good chance you learned to read with the Janet and John series of books. We used the Dick and Jane series for three or four more years, though I soon began reading other things. School library stamp to the title page, general rubbing to the covers and in Good condition, no dust wrapper as published.

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Originally published in the UK by James Nisbet and Co in 1949 the Janet and John reading scheme was one of the first to use the “look and say” approach. Janet and John 's presentation of a middle-class nuclear family fell out of favour, and the series was discontinued in 1976. but I do remember being bitterly disappointed that I couldn't read after my first day at school, as I wanted to be able to read my Jack and Jill comic! in fact, my classmates commented on the fact that I used to straighten up at my desk when he walked in! There were seven books in all: Out and About (1949), I Know a Story (1949), I Went Walking (1949), Here We Go (1949), Off to Play (1949), Through the Garden Gate (1951), and Once upon a Time (1951).

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