» I Want an Ice Cream

I Want an Ice Cream

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Yellow (Levels 6-8)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Clothes, Family, Financial Literacy, Food
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Exploring text structure, Asking and answering questions, Drawing conclusions, Summarising
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 7
  • Item Code: 200941
  • High Frequency Words: but, do, new, this, too, want, yes
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1447, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Rabbit wants an ice cream but his mother says he needs new clothes. Will Rabbit get what he wants?

After you have completed the Reader

In the story, Rabbit and his mum go shopping because he needs new clothes, but Rabbit wants an ice cream. Imagine you are going shopping for clothes with your mum or dad. Write a list of the clothes you might buy. Which clothes do you need? Which clothes would you like to buy, but don't really need?

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


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