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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 25 Short Stories – After Twenty Years

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It is dark. Drops of rain are falling to the earth. The wind is howling in the cold, making the night colder. People are hastily rushing towards their homes. Everyone, except Bob. Bob is waiting for his friend, Jimmy Wills outside a shop. They had decided this meeting twenty years ago, before they parted their ways to make fortune.
Does Jimmy remember his promise? Does he come to meet Bob? This is what this O. Henry story is all about.

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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 22 Fairy Tales – Goldilocks And The Three Bears

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Have you entered someone’s house without their permission? It is rude to do so. But Goldilocks is a naughty child; and she does so in spite of her mother’s warnings. And what’s more? The house belongs to three bears. What happens then? Do the three bears eat Goldilocks up? Let’s read the story of Goldilocks and the three bears and find out.
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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 14 Classics – Painting The Fence

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I have only one holiday a week. And I wouldn’t like it if I am made to work on that holiday instead of playing with my friends. Tom Sawyer is in the same situation, for he is made to whitewash the long fence by Aunt Polly oh his holiday. Aunt Polly is a strict lady, and she wouldn’t approve Tom neglecting his work. But Tom is a clever lad. Let’s see how he solves his problem in this story Painting the Fence by Mark Twain.
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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 21 Fairy Tales – The Three Little Pigs

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Three little bears have each built a house. But they have built it using different materials. That is why, not all houses are equally safe. What will happen to the pig in the unsafe house? Will storms take it away? Or will the house collapse after a rain? What about the pig in the safe house? Does he live happily? Do all the three little pigs stay safe? Let us see.
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Grade 2 Fun Reading – Elephant’s Tears

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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 16 Nonfiction – Earthquakes

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Earthquakes are measured by seismograms on a Richter Scale. In terms of earthquakes which were studied, measured, and recorded on the Richter Scale, however, the Great Chilean Earthquake was far and away the biggest earthquake ever. It measured 9.5 on the Richter Scale. That is a big number because an earthquake of magnitude 7 can destroy an entire city.
Here you will read more about earthquakes, and why they occur.

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Grade 3 Reading Lesson 2 Short Stories – Who Did Patrick’s Homework?

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I always hated homework. After a long and tired day at school, I didn’t like working at home. But I realized that homework helps students learn. And they can be fun too.
Patrick also hated homework. He never completed them. Someone had to teach him a lesson. Who was that someone? Did Patrick start doing his homework? Let us read this interesting story and find out.

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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 1 Fables And Folktales – The Ant And The Grasshopper

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A grasshopper laughs at an ant when it is working hard. Why? Doesn’t the grasshopper have any work to do? Is it lazy? Does it learn a lesson from the ant that it is important to work, and work on time? Let us find out from this story.
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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 26 Mystery – Pirate’s Treasure

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Have you heard of the movie ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’? You must have. It is a multi-billion dollar film produced by Walt Disney Company, the same one which made Mickey Mouse famous! In this story, you will come across pirates and treasures again. Read this story and find out.

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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 23 Short Stories – The Story Without An End

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A king loves hearing stories, and he wants a story to be told which does not end. All who try but do not succeed are sent to prison. Will someone be able to tell such a story to the king? Or will all the people from the land be sent to prison? Is there a story without an end as such?
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