Josie and Dad are out for a walk when a parade goes past. Josie wants to see the parade but she is too small. Dad comes to the rescue so that Josie can see, but ends up not being able to see the parade himself!
Illustrated by Lisa Smith
Genre: Modern realistic story with predictable structure and patterned language.
Strand 5: Read simple words by sounding out and blending the phonemes all through the word from left to right.
Strand 7: Retell narratives in the correct sequence, drawing on language patterns of stories.