“Puppy for Sam” Literacy Grade 1


Puppy for Sam is a 2-page literacy lesson pack. A story for independent reading. Follow-on writing tasks. Targets -ar- spelling, making plurals, Australian setting. Grade 1


Puppy for Sam

Puppy for Sam is a 2-page reading and writing pack for teaching Grade 1 children. Aim is independent reading.  Story is set in rural Australia. Uncle Ben comes to Sam’s farm with a puppy in a box. Words with   ar spelling are the focus, eg   farm and bark.

Other tasks include:

>circle the rhyming words,
>singular and plural by adding  -s
>and colour line drawing.

>other simple activities.

Links: “Jane’s Weekend” Literacy Grade 1,  “Start to Read Stories” Prep,  “Truck and Van” Literacy Prep, Grade 1“We Go to the Park” Literacy Grade 1,        Early Primary School, Page,       “Extra Sight Words” Prep, Grade 1

Puppy for Sam is straight-forward and self-contained. Suits any teaching and learning situation.