What do Ted and Meg do after a busy day of farm chores? Read this fun story to find out!


Down on the Farm – Lesson 9

I can  read the story, Six Jobs.

Objective: To fluently read the story, Six Jobs. (RF.K.4)

Materials: Six Jobs (Set 9, Book 2)

Procedures: Discuss the cover of the book. Ask questions such as: What is the title of this story? What type of building is pictured? Who are the children in the picture? Why are they dressed in overalls? Turn to the inside front cover to read and discuss the vocabulary words. Then have your child read the book. As your child reads, discuss the illustrations, characters and plot. Have your child respond to the story by making comparisons and predictions.

Conclusion: After reading the story, discuss the comprehension questions at the end of the book and ask your child to retell the story. For further practice, download the FREE printable activity sheet for this book from our website.