In the book Off We Go! the reader follows a hiker as they share their list of the requirements for a hiking trip that they are provided. Features of the Book – The exclamation marks in the title and on page 8. – Detailed illustrations that support the text. – The nouns that label the items. – The use of “s” in the plural form – “boots” and “friends”. – Capital letters for each word in the title. – The high-frequency word “My”. – Clear, well-spaced text with consistent placement. Purpose Off We Go! can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce the following skills and strategies: sharing own experiences related to the content of the story; -recognising rhyming words; -identifying onset and rime within words; -recognising the relationship between letters and their sounds; -writing a story that incorporates a similar model to that of the book.
Themes covered in this book are: Relationships, Leisure and Recreation
Reading Level: 1-2 (Magenta)
Book dimensions16.5cm x 14.5cm; 8 pages
Guided Reading Level1
Theme/TopicLeisure and Recreation | Relationships
Strategy/SkillsMaking connections | Prior knowledge | vocabulary and word
Dimensions165 x 145