» Farmer James and His Sheep Dogs

Farmer James and His Sheep Dogs

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Purple (Levels 19-20)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 19-20
  • Item Code: 300072
  • Sounds:
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 6 Set 1: Fluent – Spelling: -s, -es, -ing, -ed, -ful, -er, -est, -en, -y, -ly
  • Tricky Words: chased, listens, wakes, jumped, bleating, saved, madly
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1474, ACELA1471, ACELA1823, ACELA1824, ACELA1825, ACELY1669
Reader Description

Farmer James loves his two sheep dogs, Bessie and Jessie. But what happens when naughty Jessie gets into the fields with the sheep? Bessie to the rescue!

After you have completed the Reader

Write a story about a farmer and his farm animals. Use the vocabulary in this story to help you write some basic sentences.

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