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The Eiffel Tower

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Purple (Levels 19-20)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Change over time, History, Science and technology
  • Genre: Recount
  • Strategy/Skills: Activating prior knowledge, Determining main ideas, Summarising
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 20
  • Item Code: 201021
  • High Frequency Words: first, made, many, off, or, their, why, would
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1469, ACELA1470, ACELA1825, ACELT1587, ACELT1589, ACELT1591, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

The Eiffel Tower is the most famous building in Paris but when, how and why was it built?

After you have completed the Reader

With a partner, discuss what you have learned about the Eiffel Tower. Then, summarise the book using key words and your own words. Don't forget to use the main ideas in the book to help you summarise.

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