» Walter’s Worries

Walter’s Worries

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Turquoise (Levels 17-18)
  • Year: Two
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Humour, Overcoming obstacles
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Using graphic sources, Activating prior knowledge
  • Page Count: 32
  • Reading Level: 18
  • Item Code: 200368
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  • Curriculum Codes: ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELA1469, ACELA1824, ACELA1825, ACELT1587, ACELT1589, ACELT1591, ACELY1669
Reader Description

Walter the dragon has a lot of worries. Walter's friend Maisie tries to help him find a job that won't make him worry. They have a few disasters along the way.

After you have completed the Reader

Let's help Walter find a job. Brainstorm all the good things about Walter. Include the things that he is good at doing. Use your ideas to write a letter that asks someone to give Walter a job.

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