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Reading to Enjoy

Reading activities

'The Day the Crayons Quit' by Drew Daywalt

Have a go at answering these questions whilst you listen to the story.


Who do you think Duncan is?

What was the purple crayon used for?

What was the beige crayon tired of?

How do you think the pink crayon felt? Which words tell you that?

Where The Wild Things Are |

What did Max say to show he was cross at his Mum?

What appeared in Max’s room?

What does ‘gnashed their terrible teeth’ mean?

Why were the wild things scared of Max?

What was waiting for Max at home?

Can you draw your own story map of ‘where the wild things are’? 

Snappsy The Alligator

George's Marvellous Medicine chapter 1

Georges Marvellous Medicine chapter 2 & 3

The Gruffalo

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Here is a special version of The Gruffalo by Mrs Earnshaw.