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Elephant Race

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 15-16
  • Item Code: 300053
  • Sounds: ph, a-e, i-e
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 5 Set 1: Vowel Sounds – ay, ou, ie, ea, oy, ir, ue, aw, wh, ph, ew, oe, au, ey, a-e, e-e, i-e, o-e, u-e, /zh/
  • Tricky Words: the, are, their, they, to, go, she, you, do, he, be, into
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELY1659, ACELA1821, ACELA1822, ACELA1455, ACELA1778, ACELA1459, ACELA1458, ACELA1457, ACELA1449, ACELA1450
Reader Description

Get set! Go! The elephants charge off on a race. They slip and they slide. Who will win? The elephant that you would least expect…..

After you have completed the Reader

Draw as many pictures as you can of objects or characters that have the 'ph' in their word. For example: elephant, telephone etc.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


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