Giant Soup Book (SE)

Giant Soup Book (SE)
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1 or more 5.51 (Ex GST) 6.34 (Incl GST)
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Left to fend for himself, a giant brews up a pot of soup, with some unusual ingredients. Features of the Book – The use of formal and storybook language. – Paragraphing that indicates a change in speaker, action, or location. – The predictable structure of the repeated statement – “This soup is no good.” – The hidden text in the illustrations. – The range of ingredients in the text. – The adverbs – “quickly” and “quietly”. Purpose Giant Soup can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce and reinforce the following skills and strategies: – identifying the plot and characters within the story; – recognising the features of different genres; – writing about the steps in a procedure.

AuthorMargaret Mahy

SeriesLM Literacy

Year Level3


Guided Reading Level17

GenreGeneral Narrative

Theme/TopicFood | Humour

Strategy/SkillsSequencing | Text structure

Page Count16

Word Count436


Dimensions165 x 145