This book takes you on an adventure to understand the SCHWA. Through the use of a cut-apart word/syllable card activity, one can see and hear what the schwa is and how it affects our language. The schwa is- A SOUND, a weak vowel sound. It is the weak vowel sound heard in 20% of all vowels spoken. What makes it difficult is that this weak vowel sound can be spelled with any of the 5 vowels. Which makes spelling it difficult. Have fun learning about the schwa.