Short Story Grade 4: Cat and Mouse 1
1. Task 1 Cat and Mouse 1 grade 4
Read and listen to the story (Read and listen to the story)
Miu: Hi, I’m Miu cat.
Chit: Hi, I’m Chit Mouse and this is my older sister Mimi.
And here are my friends, Maurice and Doris!
Miu: Who are you?
Mary: I’m Mary. Is this Chit’s house?
Miu: That’s right.
Chit: Hi Mary.
Mary: Hi Chit. How are you?
Chit: I’m fine, thank you.
Chit: Miu, this is my sister, Mary.
Miu: Nice to meet you.
Chit: Nice to meet you too.
Miu: Where are you from, Mary?
Mary: I come from America.
Miu: Really? Where in America?
Mary: New York.
Miu: Can you play the guitar?
Mary: Okay. Can you play?
Miu: Are not. But I can play the piano.
Mary: So let’s play together!
2. Task 2 Cat and Mouse 1 grade 4
Complete the conversation (Complete the dialogue)
Guide to answer
Miu: Hello. (Hello.)
Mary: Hello. (Hello.)
Miu: (first) Who are you? (Who are you?)
Mary: (2) My name’s Mary. Is this Chit’s house? (I’m Mary. Is this Chit’s house?)
Miu: Yes, it is. (That’s right.)
Chit: Hello, Mary! (Hi Mary.)
Mary: Hello, Chit! (Hi Chit.)
Chit: (4) How are you? (How are you?)
Mary: I’m (5) very well, thank you. (I’m fine, thank you.)
3. Task 3 Cat and Mouse 1 grade 4
Work in groups of three. Read the conversation. Then act it out with your own names
(Work in groups of 3. Then practice with the names of your friends.)
Chit: Miu, this is my cousin Mary. (Miu, that’s my cousin, Mary.)
Miu: Nice to meet you, Mary. (Nice to meet you, Mary.)
Mary: Nice to meet you too, Miu. (Nice to meet you too, Miu.)
Miu: Where are you from, Mary? (Where are you from, Mary?)
Mary: I’m from America. (I’m from America.)
Miu: Really? Where in America? (Really? Where in America?)
Mary: New York. (New York.)
Miu: Can you play the guitar? (Can you play the guitar?)
Mary: Yes, I can. Can you play the guitar, too? (Yes, I can. Can you play the guitar together?)
Miu: No, I can’t. (No, I can not.)
4. Task 4 Cat and Mouse 1 grade 4
Unscramble these words from the conversation (Correct the correct words in the dialogue)
Guide to answer
a. House (House)
b. Really (Really)
c. Nice (Pretty)
d. Friends (Friend)
e. Guitar (Guitar)
f. America (America)
Choose the best option (Choose the correct answer)
first. I can _____ a cat.
2. What _____ you do?
3. I can’t dance, ____ I can sing.
4. Can you play _______?
B. the guitar
C. a cat
D. a bike
5. Room can _____ a bike.
6. Can you swim? – _________________.
A. Yes, I can’t
B. No, I can’t
C. Yes, you can
D. No, I
7. What can you do? – ___________________.
A. I can’t skip
B. She can cook
C. I can play chess
Through this class, we hope you have had a good time with interesting group activities. Let’s practice the conversations together to be able to communicate and pronounce better.