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Why Cats Wash after Dinner

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects
  • Genre: Folk tale, Traditional story
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Exploring text structure, Summarising
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 16
  • Item Code: 200576
  • High Frequency Words: her, going, when, what, before, your, here, all, from, off
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1454, ACELT1581, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1658, ACELY1659, ACELY1660, ACELA1469, ACELA1470, ACELT1587, ACELT1589, ACELT1591, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

Do you know why cats clean their paws when they've finished eating their dinner? It all started with a clever mouse!

After you have completed the Reader

This book has lots of blends in it. Find the words that start with st, cr, fr, and str. Make a list of other words you know that use these blends.

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