The Best Birthday follows the story of Jamie who has a special birthday present to send his cousin Rachel in England. The only problem is that she’ll have to wait six months to find out what it is! Features of the Best Birthday Book – Email formats, – Exchange of written communications that progress the story, – Illustrations that provide extra information and support, – Contractions – I’ve, That’s, can’t, I’ll, it’s, don’t, won’t, There’s, Here’s, Purpose The Best Birthday book can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills: – recognising and understanding colloquial language, – making, confirming, and revising predictions, – using charts and diagrams to record important details, – reading aloud with expression, – using text as a model for writing.
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Themes covered in this book are: Communication, Humour, Celebrations
Reading Level: 21-22 (Gold)