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Level 7 Senior kit

This level builds on the skills developed in level 6, and adds in common vowel digraphs, (ai, ou, ew etc), and common prefixes.The books are longer, and build on comprehension skills. All books have follow up activities that develop writing skills. Wordchain 4 relates to this level.

$275 + GST

Included in the kit:

  • 16 books in journal box.
  • USB with puzzles, black and white copies of the Fluency sheets, activity templates and recording form.
  • Relevant sliders.
  • 5 laminated Fluency sheets.
  • 7 ‘Big Word’ challenges.
  • Level 7 manual. This includes dictation; and scripted comprehension guides and follow-up activities for all books.
  • Pack of 6 pastel coloured whiteboard markers.
  • 60 second sand timer

Books included are:

Adrift with a Shark
Catching Flying Fish
Fast and Slow
Living in a Yurt
My Holiday
Pink Candles
Stingray
The Beaver
The Christmas Truce
The Elephant Problem
The End of the War
The First All Blacks
The Humpback Whale
The Hunter and the Bear
The Runner
This Life of Mine

The Books

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Stingray

By Betsy Sewell
$6.50 + GST – 561 words
$5.50 + GST each for four or more books
Who gets the biggest fright when you encounter a stingray – you or the stingray?

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Pink Candles

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 2041 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
Digging for coal in the days when dark tunnels were lit by candles attached to the miner’s helmet; and how to get the better of a mean and selfish boss.

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My Holiday

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 2158 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
Going on holiday with Dad to Mars. Mum says eat properly, sleep properly, clean your teeth and brush your hair nicely, but how actually do you do that in zero gravity?

2019-04-02T12:04:46+13:00

The Beaver

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1455 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
Beaver dams and lodges are engineering feats. How the beaver creates its own habitat, for winter and summer.

2019-04-02T12:04:46+13:00

The Runner

By Betsy Sewell
$9.50 + GST – 1682 words
$7.50 + GST each for four or more books
When the mine collapsed trapping the miners for 69 days, Edison Pena kept his sanity by running, and became the hero of the New York marathon.

2019-04-02T12:04:46+13:00

The Elephant Problem

By Betsy Sewell
$7.50 + GST – 943 words
$6.00 + GST each for four or more books
The farmers of Kenya had a problem with elephants raiding their gardens. They tried everything from electric fences to massive walls, but in the end it was a simple bee fence that kept the elephants well away.

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Fast and Slow

By Betsy Sewell
$8.50 + GST – 1416 words
$7.00 + GST each for four or more books
The swift and the falcon are the fastest of earth’s creatures, and the sloth is ever so slow. All rely on this quickness – or slowness – to survive.