“The Bread” is the eighth of sixteen books in “The Jesus Series” for 4-5 year olds to read themselves. Books 1-8 in the series focus on what Jesus said about Himself, shown in John’s gospel. This book teaches that Jesus is the Bread.
There are various ways for adults to help a child reading this book. They are encouraged to help the child memorise the Bible verse and its reference:
“I am the bread of life” John, chapter 6, verse 35
They are also asked to use a replica diamond to explain that just as a diamond has many sides, so God has many names to show what He is like.
Book 8, “The Bread”, introduces the letter sound H/h, and offers help with writing the letter, as well as giving suggested activities, reading tips, charts to aid recall, and sight vocabulary words that children need to read the book.