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The Puppy

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Magenta (Levels 1-2)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Pets, Responsibility
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Determining main ideas, Monitoring for meaning
  • Page Count: 16
  • Reading Level: 1
  • Item Code: 200068
  • High Frequency Words: the, and
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1433, ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1439, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1578, ACELY1649, ACELY1650
Reader Description

This is a poem about a puppy that gets into all kinds of trouble. How do you stop a puppy being naughty?

After you have completed the Reader

Some words in this book sound the same. They are called rhyming words. The words "socks" and "blocks" are rhyming words. Which words in the book rhyme with "cat"? Now write all the words you know that rhyme with "hand".

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