This story surveys children’s preferences for different coloured apples and dishes that can be made with apples. Building Basic Skills – High-frequency words – The I like the we, – Content words – Apple, Star, red, green, yellow, apple, apples, pie, sauce, cake, jelly, star, – Repeated phrase – I like, – Phonics and phonemic awareness – a (apple, apples), s (sauce, star), – Punctuation – full stops, capital letters, exclamation marks Skills and Strategies The Apple Star can be used to introduce and reinforce: – responding to simple questions about the story content, – reading a variety of simple high-frequency words in context, – recognising the relationship between letters and their sounds, – innovating on the story to create own versions of stories plays and songs. Materials- copies of BLM, pencil, markers, – apples, knife, – paper, markers.
Themes covered in this book are: Food, Health, Maths
Reading Level: 1-2 (Magenta)