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The Gardener’s Maze

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Environment
  • Genre: Procedure
  • Strategy/Skills: Drawing conclusions, Asking and answering questions
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 10
  • Item Code: 200037
  • High Frequency Words: get, here, his, one, put, saw, that, too, with
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1433, ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1439, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1449, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELT1585, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

The gardener shows how to build a maze. He planted the plants, and watered and clipped them. When the maze grew he went inside it. He found that it's hard to get back out of a maze!

After you have completed the Reader

The gardener takes a long time to make his maze. You can make a maze on a sheet of paper. Get some ideas from the shapes in the gardener's maze. Give the maze to your family to solve.

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