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The Cat and the Stars

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Purple (Levels 19-20)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Family, Pets, Relationships
  • Genre: Realistic fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Using texts as models
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 19
  • Item Code: 200060
  • High Frequency Words: around, behind, had, herself, who
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1470, ACELA1825, ACELT1587, ACELT1589, ACELT1591, ACELY1668, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

Evie is annoyed. Her grandmother is staying in her bedroom. Evie has to sleep in the sewing room. One night, Grandma shows Evie her favourite stars and tells her a story. Evie realises that her Grandma is an important part of the family.

After you have completed the Reader

There are a lot of compound words in this story. Can you find them all? Write each compound word. Next to the word, write the two words that are joined up.

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