Key Words with Peter and Jane uses the most frequently met words in the English language as a starting point for learning to read successfully and confidently.
12 Key Words make up one quarter of those we read and write. 100 Key Words make up half of those we read and write. About 300 Key Words account for three quarters of those we read and write.
By learning to recognize these words on sight, children will be able to understand most sentences much more easily and quickly.
Children will get the most out of Key Words when they follow the books in the pattern 1a, 1b, 1c, 2a, 2b, 2c and so on. Parents are encouraged to share all the books with their children.