LO: I can make inferences about a picture
Before reading the story, use the illustration of Gregory sitting between his grandparents. (Don’t tell them anything about the story). Look at the picture
What can you see? What do you think about it?
Who are the people? What are their relationships with each other? What are they doing? What are they thinking and feeling? Discuss their responses
Repeat the activity using the front cover.
Ask them to note down their ideas
Discuss what you can see
Say who the people are
What is their relationship to each other?
Say what they look like
Say what they are thinking about?