'What use is a book without pictures or conversation?' Who is this guy? Is your relationship with 'the father' professional? If so, tell him what real teaching involves. If he is your husband, you and his child have my sympathy (and apologies!)
There are a few resources in thread called 'Phoentics' [sic, so search for that string, including the typo) - probablbly for the wrong age-group though.