In the book Little Seeds the reader learns how various fruits which have seeds in them are cut in half and made into a fruit salad. Word Study – High-frequency words: Little, a, in, It, has, little, Can, you, see, the, – Punctuation: full stops, question mark, capital letters, – Phonics and phonemic awareness: – – L l – Little, lemon, little, – – a – a, an, apple, – – s – salad, seeds, – – onset and rime – s/eed, Skills and Strategies Reading Little Seeds will reinforce the following objectives and give the children the opportunity to: – discuss new words contained within the story, – emphasise left-to-right movement to reinforce directionality, – use visual cues to monitor that reading is making sense, – write labels or captions for a specific purpose, Materials- copies of BLM, markers, pencils, – different fruit, knife, salad, bowl, paper ruled into a grid.
Themes covered in this book are: Relationships and Food
Reading Level: 3-5 (Red)
Book dimensions 14.5cm x 16.5cm; 16 pages.