People Are Working (Asean)

People Are Working (Asean)
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People Are Working is a non-fiction story about the work that needs to be done before a museum can be open to the public. This story follows the workers as they get ready for opening time at the museum.

The features of this book are:

  • Clear photographs, including insets, to support the text and show close-up detail.
  • Repetitive text using two main structures.
  • The use of question marks, exclamation marks, and quotation marks.
  • The depiction of different occupations.
  • The high-frequency words:- “are” and “you”.
  • The theme covered in this book is: Careers

People Are Working can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce and reinforce the following skills and strategies:

  • Using a range of punctuation to read expressively
  • Using visual clues to monitor that reading is making sense
  • Summarising the main parts of the story
  • Innovating on an original story line to write another version.

Reading Level: 6-8 (Yellow)

AuthorCarol Hosking

SeriesLM Literacy

Year Level1


Guided Reading Level8



Strategy/SkillsActivating prior knowledge | Analysing themes | Making connections

Page Count12

Word Count74


Dimensions165 x 145