Today your child will read the first book in Jungle Safari! This could be a good time to discuss the climate and vegetation of the jungles and savannas of Africa.


Jungle Safari – Lesson 2

“I can read and comprehend The Hut.”

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

Materials: The Hut (Set 4, Book 1)

Procedures: Discuss the cover of this book. Ask questions such as: What is the setting of this story? Who is the main character? Why is the boy dressed like that? What is he standing in front of? 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.