Katie's Cake

Katie finds that it’s not easy to replace icing once you’ve licked it all off the cake.

This book by Stephanie Dagg is aimed at younger pupils. There is a document for the teacher containing suggestions on how to use the book as a cross-curricular resource in the First Class classroom. There are also worksheets for the pupils to complete.

Teacher’s Guide  Ideas for using the book in the classroom (.pdf file 64KB)

Activity Sheet 1 –  Comprehension questions based on the front and back covers (.pdf file 42KB)

Activity Sheet 2 –  Comprehension questions based on pages 6 – 11 (.pdf file 52KB)

Activity Sheet 3 –  Decorate the cake based on pages 11 – 13 (.pdf file 43KB)

Activity Sheet 4 –  Comprehension questions based on pages 12 – 19 (.pdf file 43KB)

Activity Sheet 5 –  Comprehension questions based on pages 20 – 29 (.pdf file 46KB)

Activity Sheet 6 –  Comprehension questions based on pages 30- 44 (.pdf file 44KB)

Activity Sheet 7 –  True or False questions based on pages 45 – 54 (.pdf file 48KB)

Activity Sheet 8 –  Comprehension questions based on pages 55 – 64 (.pdf file 45KB)

Activity Sheet 9 –  Write a letter to Auntie Susan based on pages 55 – 64 (.pdf file 43KB)

Activity Sheet 10 –  Write about three main events in the story (.pdf file 43KB)

These resources have been made available to Seomra Ranga with the kind permission of the O’ Brien Press. (www.obrien.ie/) O’ Brien Press retains the copyright of the resources.