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The Funny Fish

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Turquoise (Levels 17-18)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Overcoming obstacles, School and community, The arts
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Visualising, Comparing and contrasting
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 18
  • Item Code: 200975
  • High Frequency Words: again, an, any, going, had, her, his, of, some, then, were
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1454, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1658, ACELY1659, ACELY1660, ACELA1469, ACELA1470, ACELT1589, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

Jess doesn't like painting fish, and she isn't happy with the fish she paints. What does the class think of her painting?

After you have completed the Reader

What kind of animal would you like to paint? Choose an animal like a dog or a horse, or a wild animal like a tiger or an elephant. What will it look like? Paint your animal. Share your painting with your family.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


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