Bagels for Kids follows Charlie who is a bagel maker. Lydia is a regular customer at Charlie’s store. Lydia and her classmates help Charlie to decide which new bagel flavour he will make especially for kids. Features of the Book – Non-fiction text features – glossary, index, flow charts, sub-headings, – Procedural text and a recipe, – Survey and voting procedure, – Question-and-answer format, – Problem posing and solving, – Similes – like play dough; like a bagel, apartment building, Purpose Bagels for Kids can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills: – recognising and discussing the organisation of a book, – describing a problem and its solution, – extending vocabulary by using a glossary, – using text as a model for writing, – describing a sequence of events.
Themes covered in this book are: Food, Science and Technology, School and Community
Reading Level:21-22 (Gold)
Guided Reading Level21
GenreProcedure | Recount
Theme/TopicHealth | School and Community | Weather
Strategy/SkillsSequencing | Text structure | Using texts as models for own writing | Vocabulary and word study