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Going Places

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Magenta (Levels 1-2)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Journeys, School and community
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Activating prior knowledge, Making predictions, Monitoring for meaning
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 1
  • Item Code: 200062
  • High Frequency Words: going, I, am, to, the
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1578, ACELY1649, ACELY1650
Reader Description

The people in this book are all riding on the big yellow bus. They are going to different places. Where is the child with the lunchbox going?

After you have completed the Reader

Draw a map of your neighbourhood. Draw your street and show your house. Draw a friend's street and show their house. Write the names of the streets on the map. Use your map to show someone how to get from your house to your friend's house.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Word Cards