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By Bev Long and Judith Masoneducational consultants

This non-chronological report gives information about famous pets – from pets who have famous owners or who star in books and films, to pets who have earned their fame through brave deeds.

The text can be used as a model for writing simple information texts and reports, and for exploring the difference between fact and fiction.

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  • Ask the children what famous pets they can think of. List their answers.
  • How might you sort your list? Could you group the famous pets by animal type, or the reasons why they are famous (eg, they have a famous owner)?

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