# NCERT Solutions for Class 1 English Unit 2 Story – The Bubble, the Straw and the Shoe

### The Bubble, the Straw and the Shoe

I can blow bubbles,

I can wear shoes.

Question 1:

Name the three friends.

The three friends are the Bubble, the Straw and the Shoe.

Question 2:

Where did they go one day?

All the three friends went to a forest one day.

Question 3:

What did they want to do?

They came to a river. They wanted to cross it, but did not know how to do it.

Let’s talk

Question 1:

How do you make bubbles?

We can make bubbles by taking some liquid soap in a container and mix it in water. We can create a lather from the mixture and use a straw to blow the bubbles in the air.

Question 2:

What do you wear on your feet?

I wear shoes, sandals, socks, etc. on my feet.

Question 3:

How would you cross a river?

I would cross a river in a boat.

Let’s share

Question 1:

Put these doing words into the sentences.

• The Straw _____________ himself from one bank to the other.
• The Shoe __________________ on the Straw.
• The Bubble ______________ and ______________ with laughter and _______________ with big bang.

• The Straw __stretched___ himself from one bank to the other.
• The Shoe __ jumped___ on the Straw.
• The Bubble __shook___ and __ shook____ with laughter and __burst___ with big bang.

Let’s draw

Question 1:

Trace the journey of a tadpole.

Question 2:

Draw the bubbles. Trace and say the letters aloud.

Question 3:

Match the balls with their numbers. Now trace the numbers.

Think time

Question 1:

Look at these objects. Put them into a tub of water. Say which one will float and which one will sink.

The objects – ribbon, feather, leaf, stick, paper and straw will float in water and the objects – marble, stone, shoes and spoon will sink in water.

(Note: Activity to be done by yourself).

Learn to write

Draw the well, colour it and say the rhyme aloud.