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Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Neighbourhood
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 15-16
  • Item Code: 300329
  • Sounds: Phase 5 vowel sounds revision
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 5 Science: 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: country, live, the, some, where, city, do, you
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELY1659, ACELA1821, ACELA1822, ACELA1455, ACELA1778, ACELA1459, ACELA1458, ACELA1457, ACELA1449, ACELA1450
Reader Description

People build homes to suit their lifestyle and the environment that they live in. Learn to compare and contrast different kinds of home in places around the world, through this exciting, vibrant and informative science and technology title.

After you have completed the Reader

The science and technology topic in this non-fiction title focuses on homes and where we live. Draw a diagram or plan of your home. Label your home using words from the book text to describe what you have drawn. You could also try to build a model of your home out of cardboard boxes and recycled materials.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Sequence Strip