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The Magic Noodle Show

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Gold (Levels 21-22)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Family, Food, Personal change
  • Genre: Realistic fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Determining main ideas, Asking and answering questions
  • Page Count: 32
  • Reading Level: 22
  • Item Code: 200224
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  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1470, ACELA1824, ACELA1825, ACELT1587, ACELT1589, ACELT1591, ACELY1668, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

Hong's class is having a careers afternoon, and his grandfather is coming to talk about his job. Hong's family runs a Chinese restaurant, and he's nervous about what his classmates will think when his grandfather speaks.

After you have completed the Reader

Hong's grandfather learnt special skills to make noodles. Ask an adult in your family about their job. What skills do they need to do their job well? Why is their job important for the community?

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