Jasmine is a tap dancer. The Rhythm and Shoes Book follows Jasmine and her dance class as they prepare to perform in a show. It includes tap facts and history. Features of the Book – Non-fiction text features – glossary, index, fact boxes, labelled diagrams, photographs, – Sequential text, – Present tense, – Speech bubbles, – Specialised vocabulary – performance, shoemakers, rhythm, stage door, onstage, – Variations on roots words such as dance practice. Purpose of the Rhythm and Shoes book is so it can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills: – forming and supporting opinions about a text, – recognising the features of non-fiction texts, – exploring root words, – describing a sequence of events, – exploring the use of direct speech, – using text as a model for writing.
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Themes covered in this book are: Leisure and Recreation
Reading Level:21-22 (Gold)