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The Pyramids

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Ancient people, History
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 15-16
  • Item Code: 300330
  • Sounds: Phase 5 vowel sounds revision
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 5 Science: Vowel Sounds – ay, ou, ie, ea, oy, ir, ue, aw, wh, ph, ew, oe, au, ey, a-e, e-e, i-e, o-e, u-e, /zh/
  • Tricky Words: buried, Egypt, ancient, called, were, pharaohs, built, scientists, Egyptian, tomb, have, was, what, the, pyramids
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELY1659, ACELA1821, ACELA1822, ACELA1455, ACELA1778, ACELA1459, ACELA1458, ACELA1457, ACELA1449, ACELA1450
Reader Description

The pyramids of Egypt are one of the 'wonders of the world'. Find out more about the world of the pyramids and ancient Egypt, through this exciting, vibrant and informative science and technology title.

After you have completed the Reader

The science and technology topic in this non-fiction title focuses on the ancient Egyptian pyramids. Draw a diagram or plan of a pyramid. Label your pyramid using words from the book text to describe what you have drawn.

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