People live in all kinds of homes. A Place To Live explores the different materials and structures used to build homes and shows how houses reflect people’s needs and the environment. It also explores how houses have changed over time.
Features of the Book – Fact box – Sequence – Labelled diagram – Cause and effect Purpose Parasites: Nature’s Stowaways can be used to introduce and reinforce the following skills and understandings: – asking questions, – analysing text structure, – forming opinions based on evidence from text, – comparing the characteristics of organisms.
Themes covered in this book are: Change over time, Environment, Different lands
Reading Level:21-22 (Gold)
Guided Reading Level22
GenreExplanation | Report
Theme/TopicChange over Time | Different Lands | Environment
Strategy/SkillsCause and effect | Comparing and contrasting | main idea | vocabulary and word