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"I love the resources, they're nicely linked to curriculum objectives and easy to pick up. Especially good for the
science-phobic amongst us as the ideas are all there."
Kay Wilkie, Year 6 teacher
A non-chronological report on crabs
This non-chronological report for year 2 and P3, linking to the topics of living things and habitats and Biodiversity and interdependence, investigates an animal which belongs to the group called crustaceans, crabs. The text explains why they are known as the ultimate recyclers of the seas, why they have an exoskeleton and how they walk.
The downloadable reading pack includes:
Two differentiated A3 reading spreads for you to print.
Reading comprehension question sheets, differentiated using our magnifying glasses key (on the bottom right). One magnifying glass indicates easier and two means harder.
An answer sheet including the objective for each question, which is taken from the reading national curriculum.
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