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Is It an Insect?

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Red (Levels 3-5)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Science and technology
  • Genre: Non-fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Determining author's purpose, Determining main ideas, Forming opinions
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 4
  • Item Code: 200112
  • High Frequency Words: is, it, a, yes, has, no
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELY1648, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1453, ACELA1454, ACELA1821, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Is a fly an insect? Yes it is. Is a spider an insect? No it is not. How can you tell?

After you have completed the Reader

Look in your garden for some creepy-crawlies. How many legs does each one have? Draw your favourite creepy-crawly. Count the legs. Is it an insect?

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


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