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The Pyramids

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Purple (Levels 19-20)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Ancient people, History
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 19-20
  • Item Code: 300136
  • Sounds:
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 6 Set 1: Fluent – Spelling: -s, -es, -ing, -ed, -ful, -er, -est, -en, -y, -ly
  • Tricky Words: pyramids, years, mummified, thousands, used, blocks, really
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1474, ACELA1471, ACELA1823, ACELA1824, ACELA1825, ACELY1669
Reader Description

When we think about ancient Egypt, you cannot help but think of the ancient pyramids. Find out why the pyramids are one of the 'Wonders of the World'.

After you have completed the Reader

Draw a diagram of a pyramid. You may need to find a book in the library to help you do this. Label the parts of the pyramid that are of interest.

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