A Name that Tells a Story - Pt 2, No 3, 2007
1. Find the meanings of these words from the story.
loop - It means a ring or circle. ✔
persuade - It means to get someone to agree something ✔
desperate - It means that you want something really really bad.✔
current - It means water moving in one direction. ✔
lifeless - It means without life. ✔
2. Draw the incident that happened at the river.✔
3. Answer these comprehension questions to show your understanding of the text.
a) Where did the boys playing? The boys played at the park.✔
b) Why do you think the boys pushed Te Whanaupani into the water?
The boys pushed Te Whanaupani in the water because they did not not like Te whanaupani. ✔
c) What happened to Te WhanauPani? Te Whanaupani got pushed into the water. ✔