Colin is getting ready for school. Dad is worried in case he forgets something, so he helps out.
Illustrated by Jacqueline East
Genre: Modern realistic story with a predictable structure and some variation in text patterns.
Strand 5: Recognize and use alternative ways of pronouncing the graphemes already taught, e.g. ‘c’ in ‘pencil’ and ‘case’, and ‘g’ in ‘gym’ and ‘got’.
Strand 7: Make predictions showing an understanding of ideas, events and characters.