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The Hogboggit

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Red (Levels 3-5)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Humour
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • Strategy/Skills: Exploring text structure, Using texts as models, Monitoring for meaning
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 5
  • Item Code: 200535
  • High Frequency Words: are, see, me, my, has
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1450, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Is the hogboggit real? I can see its teeth. I can see its eyes. How do I make it go away?

After you have completed the Reader

The girl in this book changes her shadows. Find a place where you can see your shadow. Watch how your shadow moves as you move. Try to make teeth and ears like the hogboggit. What other shapes can you make?

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Sequence Strip