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Catch that Goat!

Grade Level(s): K-2

Resource Type: Book Companion

Total Pages: 48

Answer Key: Included

File Type: PDF

Read Your World Across the Curriculum

Catch That Goat! A Market Day in Nigeria by Polly Alakija is the mentor text for this product.

Follow the adventure of a young Yoruba girl searching for her runaway goat and practice important skills through our engaging activities.

Our Book Companion includes

Teacher Notes for Before, During & After Reading

Cross-Curricular Activities

    • Geography: Map of Nigeria
    • Story Elements: Identify the problem and solution
    • Numbers 1-10: Represent numbers with words, pictures, and tally marks
    • Bar Graph: Read and record a set of data
    • Number Puzzles: Match numbers and words (in English and Yoruba)
    • Animals: Discover the Nigerian Dwarf Goat
    • Culture: Share Yoruba language, clothing, and more!

Read Your World Map & Key for exploring diverse books all year

Answer Keys

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Explore Nigeria’s geography and culture with our guided country research project for young explorers.

Nigeria Research Project

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