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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 15 Fables And Folktales – The Gingerbread Boy

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 15 Fables And Folktales - The Gingerbread Boy

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

How fast can you run? Can you run as fast as the gingerbread boy in this story? Why is he called the gingerbread boy? And why is he running? Read about the gingerbread boy.
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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 24 Speech – Advice to Youth

Grade 9 Reading Lesson 24 Speech - Advice to Youth

Level: Grade 9    Genre:    

All through these years, you have been advised and warned against something. And you groaned over them and hated them as if they were your enemies.
Here’s one more piece advice for you. It’s an advice for sure, but it’s different. It’s from Mark Twain, and no one knows better the trick of capturing audience.

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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 25 Horror – The Hook

Grade 6 Reading Lesson 25 Horror - The Hook (1)

Level: Grade 6    Genre:    

Micheal Rosen is good at narrating horror stories. Trust me. Although I am not a coward, this story sent chills down my back as it ended. So be prepared to be left in disbelief, and shock and scare. ‘The Hook’ is good at doing that.

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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 6 Poetry – Throwing a Tree

Grade 9 Reading Lesson 6 Poetry - Throwing a Tree

Level: Grade 9    Genre:    

‘Throwing a Tree’ shows that nature plays victim to man and his ruthless pursuit of progress. Thomas Hardy wants to express his anger towards the harm caused to nature by man’s self-centered activities. Thomas Hardy is against any kind of activity that cause nature to suffer and it shows through the pessimism that he expresses through people throwing trees.
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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 14 Fantasy – The Chronicles Of Narnia – The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

Grade 8 Reading Lesson 14 Fantasy - The Chronicles Of Narnia - The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe

Level: Grade 8    Genre:    

Susan, Peter, Edmund and Lucy are sent away to avoid war. They are at an old professor’s house. He is not hospitable, it seems. The house is old too, and it is looks arcane and mysterious. How do the children enjoy themselves far away from home? Is anything wrong in the house? Read this lesson, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S.Lewis, and you will find out.
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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 24 Short Stories – The Little Match Girl

Grade 5 Reading Lesson 24 Short Stories - The Little Match Girl

Level: Grade 5    Genre:    

In Denmark, it is believed that people see shooting stars when someone is dying to go to heaven. Do you know any beliefs that people in your country believe in?
In this sad story by Hans Christian Anderson, you will read about a girl who sells match sticks, and who is still selling it in the cold Christmas night when everyone else is celebrating.

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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 2 Poetry – I Want A Dog

Grade 1 Reading Lesson 2 Poetry - I Want A Dog

Level: Grade 1    Genre:    

Most people have pets in their homes. Many of them keep dogs and cats. But a few others also keep birds like parrots, or fishes like the goldfish as pets. What pet does this poet want?
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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 11 Fairy Tales – Hansel And Gretel

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 11 Fairy Tales - Hansel And Gretel

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

Two small children, Hansel and Gretel, are left alone in the jungle. They do not know their way back home; and they are hungry and cold. Wild animals are lurking around. Are the children lucky enough? Do they reach home safe and sound? Are they attacked by the animals? Do their parents come to take them home? We will have to read this story to find that out.
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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 4 Poetry – Tall Trees

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 4 Poetry - Tall Trees

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

The age of trees can be determined by the number of circles or bands that are seen on the trunk when it is cut. How many circles, do you think, that the world’s oldest tree has? The world’s oldest tree is 350 million years old. The tree must be really tall and really wide.
Read this poem, Tall Trees, by Eileen Mathias.
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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 25 Nonfiction – Healthy Teeth

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 25 Nonfiction - Healthy Teeth

Level: Grade 2    Genre:    

There are 206 bones in your body. Among those 206 bones, which are the hardest ones? Yes, you guessed it right. Teeth are the hardest bones in the human body.

If teeth are so hard and strong, then why do they decay and break? Well, it’s because of the germs.

How can you  protect your teeth from decay? How can you keep them healthy? Read on.
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