In the book Dog On Holiday the reader follows the family dog as it goes on holiday and joins in with all the family fun. Word Study – High-frequency words: Dog, on, Mum, and, went, – Punctuation: full stops, exclamation mark, capital letters, – Phonics and phonemic awareness: – – s – skating, surfing, swimming, – – sh – fishing, shopping, – – “ing” word ending – fishing, walking, shopping, skating, surfing, swimming. Skills and Strategies Reading Dog on Holiday will reinforce the following objectives and give the children the opportunity to: – hear and recall the sounds in words sequentially, – understand that the text must make sense and use cues to monitor this, – locate information, – innovate on the story to create own versions of stories plays and songs. Materials- copies of BLM, pencils, markers, – card, Popsicle sticks.
Themes covered in this book are: Animals Birds and Insects, Relationships, Humour
Reading Level: 3-5 (Red)
Guided Reading Level3-4
Theme/Topicand insects | Animals | birds | Humour | Relationships
Strategy/SkillsComprehension strategies | Information skills | Phonemic awareness | Using texts as models for own writing