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The Tricky Sticky Problem

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Green (Levels 12-14)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Physical science, Problem solving, Science and technology
  • Genre: General narrative, Procedure
  • Strategy/Skills: Determining cause and effect, Comparing and contrasting, Using graphic sources, Activating prior knowledge, Summarising
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 13
  • Item Code: 200652
  • High Frequency Words: said, some, she, he
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1454, ACELA1459, ACELA1821, ACELT1584, ACELT1585, ACELY1658, ACELY1659, ACELY1660, ACELA1469, ACELA1470, ACELA1825, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

How do you get car keys out of a drain. The children try everything, until Katie uses science to solve the problem.

After you have completed the Reader

The children in this book do some clever problem solving. What problem are they trying to solve? Invent something else you could use to solve the problem. Draw a picture of what it would look like.

Support Materials

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Lesson Plan


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Printable Reader (Wordless)


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