A Day at the Beach
A Day at the Beach
1 Jan 2019
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About this text:
Title:A Day at the Beach
Synopsis: This book recounts a boy’s day at the beach and the many things he can see.
Year level(s): F
Reading level: 1
Text type: Recount
Curriculum link: History: Personal and Family Histories
Content vocabulary: spade bucket sandcastle waves shell crab umbrella
High frequency words: can I see the
Key concepts: Some people like to visit the beach. There are many activites that people can do at the beach
Reading strategies: Identifying parts of the book
Phonics: Hearing and pronouncing the /b/ sound as in bucket. Counting the syllables in a word
Paired text: What's at the Beach?
Supporting material: Vocab Starter - At the Beach. Lesson Plan - A Day at the Beach/What's at the Beach?
Series: Flying Start to Literacy
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