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Skunk Smells Bad

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Friends
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 9-11
  • Item Code: 300045
  • Sounds: sm, sc, sn, nch
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 4 Set 1: Blends – st, nd, mp, nt, nk, ft, sk, lt, lp, lf, lk, pt, xt, tr, dr, gr, cr, br, fr, bl, fl, gl, pl, cl, sl, sp, sw, tw, sm, pr, sc, sn, nch, scr, shr, spr, str, thr
  • Tricky Words: he, I, you, the, me, to, we, have, said
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELY1659, ACELA1821, ACELA1822, ACELA1455, ACELA1778, ACELA1459, ACELA1458, ACELA1457, ACELA1449, ACELA1450
Reader Description

Skunk is lost and scared. When he finds some children to help him, they think he smells bad. What should Skunk do next?

After you have completed the Reader

Go through the story and identify the words with the 'sk', 'sm' and 'sn' blends. Write the words down and draw a picture to describe the word if you can.

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