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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry – Past, Present, Future

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In this poem, Emily Bronte describes what the past, the present and the future is like. Read and see if you too think the same.
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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 16 Myths And Legends – Echo And Narcissus

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When you talk in an empty room, the walls send back sounds and you hear it again. This also happens when you are at a hill station. You hear your own sounds again. This is called the echo. And there is a myth about the echo started too! Read this myth in this lesson.
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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 20 Nonfiction – The Stone Age

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The Stone Age lasted for 2.5 million years. It began about 2 million years ago. That is, indeed, a long time ago. Read more about how life was like back then.
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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 6 Nonfiction – Critically Endangered Animals

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Critically Endangered is the highest risk category assigned by the IUCN Red List for wild species. Critically Endangered means that a species’ numbers have decreased, or will decrease, by 80% within three generations.
Read about some species that fall under the Red IUCN Red List.

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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 10 Fairy Tales – Puss In Boots

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Have you ever heard of a talking cat? Or a cat that wears boots? You certainly will after reading this story. The cat is so brave that it goes to the king all by itself. It also beats a giant ogre. But why does the cat do all this? Let us read the story.
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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 22 Poetry – “Mike Teavee”

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TV is a chewing gum to my eyes. No matter how hard I try to control, once I start watching the TV, there’s no end. I know I have better things to do, but I just can’t seem to help it. Therefore, I quite agree with what Roald Dahl says about the TV in this poem, ‘Mike Teavee…’.
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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry – Shape poems

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Shape poems, or pattern poems, are poems whose shape refers to their subject: a poem about an altar in the shape of an altar, a poem about an egg in the shape of one, a poem about an umbrella which outlines a raised umbrella. It is an old genre. The earliest shape poem we know of is by the Greek poet Simias of Rhodes, who flourished about 300 B.C.
Let us know more about shape poems then.

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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 12 Fables And Folktales – The Little Red Hen

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‘Hard work always pays’ is a very popular proverb. Do you know what this means? In this beautiful story ‘The Little Red Hen’, the little red hen knows it already. Let’s see if the red hen can teach that you too.
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Grade 3 Reading Lesson 14 Biographies – Tenzing Norgay Sherpa

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Mt. Everest, in Nepal is the highest mountain in the world.
Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, and Edmund Hillary were the first people to conquer the Everest. Let us read Tenzing Norgay Sherpa’s story here.

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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry – The Blind Beggar

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You must have avoided beggars, probably because they are dirty and untidy. But the poet here thinks differently. He feels sympathetic towards beggars because he thinks they are lonely, and they have no friends. Read this poem and see if it changes your opinions.
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