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The Hungry Baby

Series:

AlphaKids Plus

Level:

14

Text Type:

Narrative

ISBN:

9781741483161

Synopsis:

This book is a simple story about a baby who has a very large appetite. He eats all of the food in the house and then smiles his way into being fed throughout a shopping trip to restock the pantry.

Curriculum link:

Biological Science & Health

Key Concepts:

Babies need to be fed regularly. This book shows a mother who doesn’t seem to notice when other people feed her baby.

Reading Strategies:

Discussing the use of illustrations to develop the storyline. Interpreting the text: Why did the hungry baby smile a lot?

Extent:

16

Supporting Materials:

Lesson Plan