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In the Car

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Magenta (Levels 1-2)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Problem solving, Relationships
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Using graphic sources, Making connections, Summarising, Monitoring for meaning
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 2
  • Item Code: 200077
  • High Frequency Words: in, the, is, not, we, are
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1433, ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1440, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELA1820, ACELT1578, ACELY1649, ACELY1650
Reader Description

The family is going for a trip in the car. Nobody is happy, not even the dog. They stop the car, and soon everyone is happy again.

After you have completed the Reader

When you change the first letter of a word, you can make a new word. You can change "not" into "lot". What other "ot" words can you make? Change the first letter in "can" to make some new words.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Word Cards