Author(s): Peter Howard
The Step by Step Phonics and Step by Step Phonic Reading books have been written to help younger students in the basics of language and reading using the simple phonic method as a guide. Each NSW book is written using NSW Foundation font. All titles are sequenced so that graduated learning occurs with each skill learnt being built upon. In each title there are numerous opportunities for student engagement and the text is enhanced by friendly pictures to enhance learning.
The author of this series is Peter Howard, an Australian ex primary school principal and educator. Peter is the author of many textbooks and teaching aids and is highly regarded as a proponent of the pursuit of excellence.