Now available as a downloadable PDF.
The Bank Raid is a short story is a short story in 5 chapters told by five of the people involved in a robbery at a bank. The story is taken up and advanced a little by each person in turn. Although the story of the raid on the bank is complete in itself, readers are asked, if they wish, to invent a sixth chapter describing if and how the robbers were caught.
The Bank Raid is quite easy to read and should appeal to a wide range of students. It has a vocabulary of about 520 different words. Like The Accident and The Fire, it could be used as the basis for role play and aural comprehension and as stimulus for writing.
A companion book of photocopiable exercises to improve reading, spelling and writing skills is available separately as a downloadable PDF.
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- Author : Margaret and Hugh Brown
- Reading Level : 2 - Easy Beginner Reader
- Series : Brown and Brown
- Topic : Literacy
- Topic : Readers
- Publisher : Brown and Brown
- ISBN : 9781870596671