Work cards assist students with understanding what they are reading. At the top of the card is a small amount of information, followed by several questions. Finally there is an explanation to write and a drawing to do. Level 1a has a transport theme. It comprises of yes and no answers and has a writing component.
These cards are excellent for students who are fast finishers. They can be used independently and are a good way to ascertain understanding and consolidation of sight vocabulary. They are vital to help children answer infernal questions from a text. Children love doing them.
We have used the cards as guided reading activities, while working with another group undertaking reading. Instead . The reading cards have a purpose and direction.