» The Deep, Dark Sea

The Deep, Dark Sea

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Discovery, Exploration
  • Genre: Recount, Report
  • Strategy/Skills: Compare and Contrast, Visualising, Finding Main Ideas
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 10
  • Item Code: 220063
  • High Frequency Words: down, go, is, it's, the, to, up, we
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1447, ACELA1448, ACELA1449, ACELA1450, ACELA1453, ACELA1457, ACELA1458, ACELA1459, ACELA1778, ACELA1455, ACELA1821, ACELT1581, ACELT1582, ACELT1583, ACELT1584, ACELY1655, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Have you ever seen any of the sea creatures mentioned in the book? Which one and where did you see it?

After you have completed the Reader

Choose one animal from one of the ocean zones from page 12 and write a fact file about it. Use the book and the internet to help you.

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