» Pushy Pete

Pushy Pete

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Character education, Friends, Leisure and recreation
  • Genre: Narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Comparing and contrasting, Visualising, Sequencing, Recognising Cause and Effect
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 9
  • Item Code: 220024
  • High Frequency Words: all, down, fast, get, go,more, no, said, say, want
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1447, ACELA14478, ACELA1449, ACELA1450, ACELA1453, ACELA1457, ACELA1458, ACELA1459, ACELA11778, ACELA1455, ACELA1821, ACELT1581, ACELT1582, ACELT1583, ACELT1584, ACELT1581, ACELY1655, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Pushy Pete wants to go down the slide first. Have you ever met someone who is pushy? How did it make you feel?

After you have completed the Reader

Create a short conversation between Pete, Lila and Freda about who is going to go first down a new ice rollercoaster that the penguins have just built. Perform the conversation to the rest of the class.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Sequence Strip