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True Bugs

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Non-fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Scientific investigation
  • Genre: Report
  • Strategy/Skills: Activating prior knowledge, Comparing and contrasting, Summarising
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 11
  • Item Code: 220025
  • High Frequency Words: are, at, but, eat, have, like, on, so, that, there, they, this, with
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1447, ACELA14478, ACELA1449, ACELA1450, ACELA1453, ACELA1457, ACELA1458, ACELA1459, ACELA11778, ACELA1455, ACELA1821, ACELT1581, ACELT1582, ACELT1583, ACELT1584, ACELT1581, ACELY1655, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

True bugs come in all shapes and sizes. What do you know about true bugs? Do you have a favourite?

After you have completed the Reader

Choose two true bugs from the book to compare and contrast. Use a Venn diagram. Remember that in a Venn diagram, the things that the two bugs have in common go in the middle and the things that are different between the two bugs go in the outer part.

Support Materials

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Lesson Plan


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