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Going to the River

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Magenta (Levels 1-2)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Making predictions, Using texts as models
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 2
  • Item Code: 200003
  • High Frequency Words: going, is, the, to
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1433, ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1440, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELY1648, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1453, ACELA1454, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

All of the animals are going to the river to drink. What happens when Lion wants a drink? Watch out!

After you have completed the Reader

Lion chases away all the animals. Imagine he goes back to the river and a crocodile swims up to him. Draw a picture of Lion. Write what he would say to the crocodile.

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