In the book Stop That Noise! The reader will follow a family that really likes to sing. The two young children join in to sing with Mum, Dad, baby, and their grandparents. But when the family dog decides to show its talent … Features of the Book – Clear, consistently placed text blocks. – A familiar setting. – The close picture/text match. – The names -“Mum”, “Dad”, “Grandma”, and “Grandad”. – The capital letters for the characters’ names. – The repeated phrase -“When sings, we sing too.” – The quotation marks and exclamation mark. – The “ing” letter cluster -“sing” and “sings”. – The double “oo” vowel -“too”. – The high-frequency words -“we” and “that”. Purpose Stop That Noise! can be used in a guided reading setting to introduce the following skills and strategies: -predicting the meanings of new or unfamiliar words from the context of the story; -hearing the individual sounds in words; -encouraging reading using expression to increase understanding; -writing a story that incorporates a similar model to that of the book.
Themes covered in this book are: Relationships and Humour
Reading Level: 3-5 (Red)
Book dimensions 16.5cm x 14.5cm; 8 pages.
Guided Reading Level3
Theme/TopicHumour | Relationships
Strategy/SkillsFluency | Making predictions | Using texts as models for writing
Dimensions165 x 145