The prince is very fussy at dinnertime. The palace courtiers try to help but to no avail. The prince decides he will have to make dinner for himself.
Illustrated by Nick Schon
Genre: Traditional tale
Strand 7: Use syntax and context to build their store of vocabulary when reading for meaning
Strand 9: Make adventurous word and language choices appropriate to the style and purpose of the text (e.g. writing in rhyme and alliteration).