Elena Makes Tortillas (SE)

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Elena Makes Tortillas is a simple procedural book about making tortillas. Features of the Book – Two levels of text – body text and typical recipe language. – Consistent placement of text. – The high-frequency words – “Some”, “it”, and “to”. – The exclamation marks on page 12. – The use of illustrations and photographs. – The range of simple verbs – “press”, “pat”, “cook”, and “roll”. – The recipe on the inside back cover. Purpose Elena Makes Tortillas can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce the following skills and strategies: -practising pointing one-to-one as each word is read; -using knowledge of letters and sounds for -recognising simple consonant-vowel-consonant words; -encouraging reading using expression to increase understanding; -recording the main points from the story.

The themes covered in this book are: Relationships and Food

Reading Level: 1-2 (Magenta)

Book dimensions16.5cm x 14.5cm; 12 pages

AuthorClare Bowes

SeriesLM Literacy


Guided Reading Level1


Theme/TopicFood | Relationships

Strategy/SkillsFluency | Main ideas

Page Count12

Word Count21


Dimensions165 x 145