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Black Sock Swamp

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Purple (Levels 19-20)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Environment, Food, Relationships
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Exploring text structure, Determining cause and effect, Sequencing
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 20
  • Item Code: 200724
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  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1470, ACELA1825, ACELT1587, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

When an old swamp is filled in to build a new hotel, Grandma knows that something bad will happen. When the fish don't return the next season, she knows she was right.

After you have completed the Reader

Make a sign to explain to the village why it is important to save the swamp. Then write a list of things the people in the village need to do to keep the swamp safe.

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