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Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Turquoise (Levels 17-18)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Science and technology, Space
  • Genre: Report
  • Strategy/Skills: Summarising, Discussing point of view, Making predictions
  • Page Count: 24
  • Reading Level: 18
  • Item Code: 200711
  • High Frequency Words: about, another, feel, find, know, long, look, many, other, people, their, through, use
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELY1655, ACELY1658, ACELY1659, ACELY1660, ACELA1466, ACELA1825, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

When you look up on a clear night, you can see stars dotting the sky. How much do you know about these huge energy factories? Did you know there are stars that are millions of times bigger than our sun? Read this book to become an expert on stars.

After you have completed the Reader

In this book, there is a pattern of stars called Orion. Find another star pattern or make one of your own. Draw some stars on a sheet of paper. Can you make a pattern? Join the stars with lines. Show someone the pattern. Can he or she guess what it is?

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Reading Record


Sequence Strip


Comprehension Assessment