In this book It’s My Bread the reader follows the story of different animals who come and claim ownership of the bread. While the animals argue with each other and each new animal that comes the ants slowly and effectively carry the bread away, piece by piece.
The features of It’s My Bread- The use of repetition. – The use of quotation marks. – The contraction “It’s”. – Supportive illustrations to predict unknown words. – Two-line text blocks requiring a return sweep. – The use of exclamation marks. – The high-frequency words -“my”, “said”, and “the”.
It’s My Bread can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce the following skills and strategies: -developing an awareness of the directionality of the print on each page; -pointing one-to-one at each word to ensure an appropriate match; -using knowledge of letters and sounds for recognising simple consonant-vowel-consonant words; -illustrating a story to support the meaning of the text.
Themes covered in this book are: Animals, Birds and Insects, Humour and Different Views
Reading Level: 1-2 (Magenta)
Book dimensions 16.5cm x 14.5cm; 8 pages
Guided Reading Level1-2 | 2
Theme/TopicAnimals | Birds and Insects | Different Views | Humour
Dimensions165 x 145