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No, Skipper!

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Family, Pets
  • Genre: Realistic fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Synthesising, Visualising, Monitoring for meaning
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 9
  • Item Code: 200036
  • High Frequency Words: an, down, from, his, that
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1581, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Poor Skipper. He's always in trouble, so the family send him outside. But it rains and rains, and Skipper gets into more trouble than ever.

After you have completed the Reader

Skipper is an outside dog, but he is allowed inside sometimes. Write some rules for when Skipper can come inside. Make a sign to put on the door for Skipper.

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