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Mummy on the Run

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Ancient people, Humour
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 15-16
  • Item Code: 300204
  • Sounds: au, i-e
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 5 Set 2: Vowel Sounds – ay, ou, ie, ea, oy, ir, ue, aw, wh, ph, ew, oe, au, ey, a-e, e-e, i-e, o-e, u-e, /zh/
  • Tricky Words: one, work, lives, clothes, scaring, towards, pyramid, want, he, strange, into, the, to, city, move, people, police, before, many, we, through, said, I, go
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELY1659, ACELA1821, ACELA1822, ACELA1455, ACELA1778, ACELA1459, ACELA1458, ACELA1457, ACELA1449, ACELA1450
Reader Description

Joe the Mummy lives in the great pyramids. He likes to haunt the people who visit. What happens when Joe escapes from the pyramid and encounters modern life? Join Joe on his epic adventure outside the pyramid walls.

After you have completed the Reader

Draw a picture of Joe's pyramid and the scene he encounters when he goes into the city. Write a short story beneath it.

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