» The Cat’s Claw

The Cat’s Claw

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Green (Levels 12-14)
  • Year: b-one
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Friends
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 12-14
  • Item Code: 300194
  • Sounds: oy, ir, ue, aw
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 5 Set 2: Vowel Sounds - ay, ou, ie, ea, oy, ir, ue, aw, wh, ph, ew, oe, au, ey, a-e, e-e, i-e, o-e, u-e, /zh/
  • Tricky Words: the, friend, said, I, asked, be, you, why, are, me, we, oh
Reader Description

Will Bluebird fall prey to Cat's tricks? Or will Bluebird outsmart Cat? An entertaining tale about a cat who thinks they can catch the bird.

After you have completed the Reader

Identify the vowel digraphs in the text that use 'aw' and 'ue'. Write a list of these words.

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