» How Do You Measure a Dinosaur?

How Do You Measure a Dinosaur?

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Gold (Levels 21-22)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Maths, Relationships, School and community
  • Genre: Procedural Text
  • Strategy/Skills: Forming opinions, Making judgments, Using texts as models
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 22
  • Item Code: 200536
  • High Frequency Words:
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1470, ACELA1825, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

A dinosaur is big. Is it too big to measure? Not if you follow the five steps in this book. The children at Island Bay School find out just how huge a tyrannosaurus was!

After you have completed the Reader

In this book, the children use a grid to make a big picture. Use the steps in the book to make a big picture of something you like. If you have chalk, draw the picture outside on the footpath.

Support Materials

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Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


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