To engage with the text

In this lesson, we will find out the author of the book we will be studying and the name of the book. We will make inferences by looking at the front cover. We will learn some key vocabulary and then read the first couple of paragraphs.


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Lesson summary: To engage with the text

Time to move!

Did you know that exercise helps your concentration and ability to learn?

For 5 mins...

Move around:
Climb stairs

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