This story tells of many things that you can do with a friend. Building Basic Skills – High-frequency words – My, I, with, is, my – Content words – Friend, read, Andy, write, draw, count, run, jump, sing, friend – Repeated phrase – I, with Andy Phonics and phonemic awareness – r (read, run), d Friend draw, Andy, read) Punctuation – full stops, capital letters Skills and Strategies My Friend can be used to introduce and reinforce: – developing an awareness of the directionality of the print on each page , – creating artwork or a piece of writing relating to the text, – writing using the conventions of letters and full stops, – sharing own experiences related to the content of the story Materials- copies of BLM, markers, glue, pencil, – paper, markers, pencil, – large paper, play dough.
The themes covered in this book are: Relationships
Reading Level: 1-2 (Magenta)
Book dimensions 14.5cm x 16.5cm; 16 pages.