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Training Ruby

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Red (Levels 3-5)
  • Year: Kindergarten
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Communication, Pets
  • Genre: Realistic fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Determining author's purpose, Determining main ideas, Determining cause and effect
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 4
  • Item Code: 200015
  • High Frequency Words: and, come, good, I, said
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

Ruby is a good dog. If you tell her to sit, she sits. If you tell her to stay, she stays. But be careful when you tell her to eat!

After you have completed the Reader

We can change the middle letter of a word to make new words. Which letter changed in "sit" and "sat"? Which letter changed in "pot" and "pat"? Write four words that you can change into other words like this.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


Word Cards


Reading Record