Words that have the ‘ar’ sound spelt with an ‘a’
Our new book for reading is ‘Lost and Found’ by Oliver Jeffers. I have attached a video of me reading it, as well as the pictures you need to answer all the questions.
Vocabulary: Who do you think Jeffers says ‘some birds’?
Infer: What does the boy deciding to help the penguin tell you about his character?
Predict: Predict how else the boy will try to help the penguin
Explain: Where does the boy take the penguin?
Retrieve: What happened at the lost and found office?
Vocabulary: What word shows you the boy didn’t already know where the penguins come from?
Vocabulary: What is a harbour?
Infer: Why didn’t the boat take them?
Predict: Predict how the boy will try to get to the South Pole.
Retrieve: Where does the boy go?
Where are the penguins from?
What language technique is ‘as big as mountains’?
How can you tell time is passing?
Why do you think Jeffers includes bad and good weather?
Why do they row south? How big were the waves?
Write some dialogue for these two pages. Don’t use more than forty words.