Today your child will read the last book of Set 5 Jumping Jungle. This story is about a little koala who is making hot cocoa!


Jumping Jungle – Lesson 34

“I can read and comprehend the story, The Mug!

Objective: To fluently read the story, The Mug! (RF.K.4)

Materials: The Mug (Set 5, Book 6)

Procedures: Discuss the cover of this book. Ask questions such as: What is the setting of this story? Why do you think the setting is in Australia? Who is the main character? What is he holding? What might be in his mug? Turn to the inside front cover to read and discuss the vocabulary words. Then have your child read the book. Remember to ask questions about the illustrations, talk about the setting, characters, and plot, make predictions, point out details in the text, and so on.

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.