Learn these lessons online or download the complete course!

Grade 2 Fun Reading – Eletelephony

Grade 2 Fun Reading - Elephants Tears

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

Have you heard of an elephant talking on the telephone? How about a telephant talking on the elephone? Let’s read eletelephony!
Read more…

Grade 8 Reading Lesson 25 Short Stories – After Twenty Years

Grade 8 Reading Lesson 25 Short Stories - After Twenty Years

Level: Grade 8    Genre:    

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.

Read more…

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 20 Poetry – Choosing Shoes

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 20 Poetry - Choosing Shoes

Level: Grade 3    Genre:    

Whenever I go shopping, I am always confused at what I have to buy. For example, I went to buy shoes for me. But the shop had so many choices that I did not know which to buy. I wanted to buy every one of them. Choosing shoes was really tough for me. Does Frida Wolfe also feel the same? We will come to know after we read this poem.
Read more…

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 9 Fairy Tales – Pinocchio

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 9 Fairy Tales - Pinocchio

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

Do you ever tell lies? Do you tell your teacher that you have forgotten to bring your homework when you have not done it at all? Do you tell your mother that you have finished all your chores because you want to watch the TV? I warn you then, dear friend. Don’t ever tell a lie. For something terrible happens to Pinocchio every time he tells a lie. What is it? Read and find out.
Read more…

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 5 Poetry – The Echoing Green

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 5 Poetry - The Echoing Green

Level: Grade 7    Genre:    

I love metal songs. Their thick, massive sound drives and emphatic beats are so enjoyable. My grandfather always disapproves of the type of music I listen to. He thinks that songs ought to be subtle and gentle and calls my metal songs ‘noise’.
The same contrast is shown by this poem The Echoing Green by William Blake. Read the poem and find out what the contrast is all about.
Read more…

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 14 Myths And Legends – The Horse And The Prince

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 14 Myths And Legends - The Horse And The Prince

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

Alexander was a smart prince. But he was only a kid. In this story, you will read how Alexander was able to do something which most soldiers were not, leaving everyone surprised.
Read more…

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 22 Nonfiction – Dinosaurs

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 22 Nonfiction - Dinosaurs

Level: Grade 3    Genre:    

A lot of species have been classified as endangered. This means that if we do not care for them, they will disappear from the earth forever. A lot of them have already disappeared, and they are extinct. One of such animals is the dinosaur, about which you will learn in this lesson.
Read more…

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

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

Level: Grade 1    Genre:    

‘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.
Read more…

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 8 Poetry – Honey Bear

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 8 Poetry - Honey Bear

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

There are many different kinds of bear. The most interesting one among all of them is the Spectacled Bear. It got its name from the marks around its eyes that make it look like it is wearing spectacles. And they even build nests!
Now let’s this poem, Honey Bear, by Elizabeth Lang, and find out about this funny bear.
Read more…

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 18 Poetry – A Letter

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 18 Poetry - A Letter

Level: Grade 3    Genre:    

I was very pleased when I first wrote a letter. Each time I write a letter now, I have exactly the same feeling like Margaret G. Rhodes. Let us go through the poem.
Read more…



© 2012 Reading Literature