New Zealand Authors Reading Comprehension Activity Bundle

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New Zealand Authors Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions

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The Kuia and the Spider Book Study

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Description

Learn about notable New Zealand authors: Patricia Grace, Keri Hulme, Witi Ihimaera and Alan Duff with our Authors of Aotearoa Activity Bundle. Improve reading comprehension in your classroom with our differentiated close reading passages and questions. Also useful to integrate into a financial literacy unit.

This Authors of Aotearoa Reading Comprehension Activity Bundle features the following two resources:

  • Authors of Aotearoa Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions
  • The Kuia and the Spider Book Study
In this Authors of Aotearoa Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions pack you will receive:
 
1. Four texts – all with an extended and scaffold version:
  • Patricia Grace
  • Keri Hulme
  • Witi Ihimaera
  • Alan Duff.
2. SIX corresponding NO PREP Higher Order Thinking Activities based on Blooms Taxonomy and aligned with the NZ Curriculum
  • Remember
  • Understand
  • Apply
  • Analyse
  • Evaluate
  • Create
Reading Comprehension Strategies included:
  • Find Facts and Details
  • Make Inferences
  • Identify the Main Idea
  • Ask Questions
  • Vocabulary
  • Sequence
  • Summarise
  • Synthesise
  • Compare and Contrast
In this The Kuia and the Spider Book Study you will receive:
  • Pre-Reading Questions
  • Comprehension Questions
  • Retell Activities
  • Thoughts and Feelings Activities
  • Vocabulary Activities
  • Te Reo Māori Activities
  • Apply Knowledge and Dive Deeper Activities
  • Create Something New Activities
This bundle features British English spelling e.g. colour, analyse