Sam wanted to play ball games, but no one would let him join in. Then he found a ball, but the owner turned up so Sam had a dilemma. He gave back the ball, but gained a friend.
Illustrated by Shelagh McNicholas
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Genre: A modern realistic story with a theme of making friends.
Strand 5: Read more challenging texts which can be decoded using their acquired phonic knowledge and skills, along with automatic recognition of high frequency words.
Strand 7: Recognize the main elements that shape different texts.