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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 17 Nonfiction – A Kites Tale

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There’s a festival called Dashain that’s celebrated in Nepal. It lasts for fifteen days, and the excitement about this festival is that everyone flies their kites. There are hundreds of kites in the sky, and everyone is busy fighting their kites.
In the Afghanistan, kite fighting is celebrated each year. People from almost every household come with their kites that day. As the kites fall one by one, the last kit remaining in the sky is awarded.
Read about the delightful story of a kite now.

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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry – Seasons Are Fun

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My favorite season is the winter season. Though I am not allowed to have ice creams, I love the winter because of snowfall. I love watching the snow flakes fall gently down onto the ground. Later, we fight with snowballs. We also make a snowman. Winter is so much fun. And during the evenings, I love sitting by the fireplace.
What about the poet? Which season does she like? Let us find out.

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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 4 Fantasy – The Chocolate Room

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Chocolates.. deep brown and milky, ones that melt in your mouth as soon as you put it in your mouth..one that tastes of raisins and nuts, and chocolates itself..I bet your mouth is already watering.
We all love chocolates, don’t we? So does Charlie, a boy from a pitiable family. He wins a lottery ticket to Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory, along with five other children. Let’s follow them in their journey. The Chocolate Room has been adapted from the very famous book ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ by Roald Dahl.
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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 13 Classics – Arrival In Lilliput

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You are sailing in one of the finest ships ever. But suddenly, there is a storm and the you are shipwrecked. You land in some unknown island and you do not know your way back home. What does this fell like? It sure is a nightmare for everyone.
But to the doctor Lemeul Gulliver, this nightmare comes true. Let us see what happens to him through this unbelievable story Arrival in Lilliput by Jonathan Swift. This story is based on his book ‘Gulliver’s Travels’.
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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 21 Nonfiction – The History Of Money

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Long ago, money was not used. It was salt, shells, or seeds that people traded with. Nowadays, we use paper money and coins, can you think of something that is most likely replace paper money and coins in the future?
Here, you will read about how money, one of the most needed things today, came into existence.

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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 12 Fables And Folktales – Ananse, The Spider

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A tiger is the king of this jungle. And this time, the king wants Ananse, the spider to bring a snake to him. Ananse is smart, but a snake is many, many times bigger than a spider. Will Ananse be able to do it?
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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 17 Mythology – Ulysses And Cyclops

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Ulysses, the king loses his way home. After many days, he and his soldiers come to an unknown island. Is the island safe? Will the king reach home safe and sound? We will have to read this story ‘Ulysses and Cyclopes’ and find it out.
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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 6 Poetry – The Country Child And The Town Child

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Have you ever lived in the country? What does it feel like: peaceful or lonely? And have you lived in the city too? Do you love the city? Do you love the honking of cars and the traffic jams that the poet, Irene Thompson, talks about?
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Grade 7 Fun Reading The Crocodile

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No animal is half as vile as Crocky-Crock, the crocodile, so says Roald Dahl in this hilarious poem The Croocodile.
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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 3 Classics – The Secret Garden

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Mary Lennox, a 10-year-old girl, is born in India to wealthy British parents. Spoiled with a temper, she is unaffectionate, angry, rude and obstinate. A cholera breakout in the manor kills Mary’s parents and many servants. She is discovered alone but alive after the house is abandoned. She is sent to England to live with her uncle, Archibald Craven.
This lesson is about her journey from India to England with the officer’s wife, Mrs. Medlock. Hope you enjoy this story from The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett.

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