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Seahorses

Series:

AlphaKids Plus

Level:

14

Text Type:

Question and answer

ISBN:

9781741483116

Synopsis:

This book explores what seahorses are, where they live, what they eat and how they reproduce.

Curriculum link:

Biological Science. Living Things

Key Concepts:

Seahorses are fish that live in seaweed patches close to the coast. They are remarkable because the female seahorse deposits eggs into the male seahorse’s pouch. He carries the eggs until they hatch.

Reading Strategies:

Understanding the text at a literal, inferential and interpretative level. Reading labelled diagrams. Using a range of visual information to enhance understanding.

Extent:

16

Supporting Materials:

Lesson Plan