Reading and Writing, “Holiday in the North”
Price in Australian $. “Holiday in the North” is a story about a journey with Grandma and Grandpa to Far North Queensland. In these two lessons, there are common words and target words. “Simple Tools” is a good activity to do first. simple-tools/ . The child reader shares these experiences. The items, Simple Tools, and/or the Burke and Wills Expedition, available on this site, make good reading before this item.
Target words are '-tch' and '-dge' are found through the text. Words with 'ea' as in 'head' feature in the Activities. The child reads the story and completes the writings tasks. There are match-the-meaning, true and false comprehension and several others. It is suitable for parents that want to help their own children, and for home schooling.
Price in Australian $. “Holiday in the North” is a story about a journey with Grandma and Grandpa to Far North Queensland. In these two lessons there are common words and target words for Grade 5 and Grade 6 children. On the trip, they solve problems like dodging kangaroos and getting out of bogs. The grandparents are under strain while Junior finds it entertaining. This story also introduces the simple tools they use.
The target words are ‘-dge- and ‘-tch’ words. It is an two-page story in 16pt. Target words are in italics. The Activities include matching meanings, identifying and writing out target vocabulary, true and false statements and others. This is suitable for parents who want to help their child with literacy, and home schooling.