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Lunchtime at the Zoo

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Red (Levels 3-5)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Food, Leisure and recreation
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Making inferences, Determining author's purpose, Analysing themes
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 3
  • Item Code: 200090
  • High Frequency Words: at, the, no, said
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1433, ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1449, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

A boy and his mum visit the zoo. The can't feed the animals. They can't feed the birds. But they can feed themselves.

After you have completed the Reader

Draw a map of the zoo. Show where each animal lives. Draw the food that the zookeeper would feed to each animal. Write a sign that says, "Do not feed the animals."

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