Reading and Comprehension
Continue to read your book at home and make sure it is being recorded in your reading record.
The book we will be looking at this week is ‘The Gruffalo’s Child’. The author of our story is Julia Donaldson and the illustrator is Axel Scheffler.
Thinking back to our predictions from yesterday can you tell someone at home what you think is going to happen in the story?
Read the pages below.
Task: Can you think about questions the Gruffalo’s child would like to know about outside the cave?
E.g. What will I see outside? Who will I meet?
Answer these comprehension questions:
1. Why should a Gruffalo never go to the deep dark wood?
2. How do you think the Gruffalo’s child feels about the tale of the big bad mouse?