Grade 9 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry – Shape poems

Grade 9 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry - Shape poems Genre/Topic:

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 […]

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

Grade 1 Reading Lesson 12 Fables And Folktales - The Little Red Hen Genre/Topic:

‘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

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 14 Biographies - Tenzing Norgay Sherpa Genre/Topic:

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

Grade 5 Reading Lesson 7 Poetry - The Blind Beggar Genre/Topic:

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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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 11 Poetry – Untitled Poem

Grade 4 Reading Lesson 11 Poetry - Untitled Poem Genre/Topic:

Do you think it is a good idea to cut trees? Read this poem and find out what the poet Dean Gasper thinks. Also think of a suitable title to the story.

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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 6 Short Stories – You Can’t Please Everybody

Grade 4 Reading Lesson 6 Short Stories - You Can’t Please Everybody Genre/Topic:

Enid Blyton was a British children’s writer and was also known as Mary Pollock. Her work involves children’s adventure stories, and fantasy, sometimes involving magic. Her books were and still are enormously popular throughout the world. I bet you will love this story.

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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 1 Short Stories – The Open Window

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 1 Short Stories - The Open Window Genre/Topic:

Vera is a young girl of fifteen. She is youthful, but her innocence deceives everyone. Vera is too good at making up stories. In this lesson, The Open Window by Hector Mugh Munro or Saki, you will learn how Vera scares Framton Nuttel and makes him run for his life out of her aunt’s home.

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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 10 Poetry – The Swing

Grade 4 Reading Lesson 10 Poetry - The Swing Genre/Topic:

What is the best thing that you can do? Run? Play? Read this poem and find out what R. L. Stevenson thinks.

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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 17 Classics – Kidnapped

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 17 Classics - Kidnapped Genre/Topic:

Davie sets off to his uncle’s place to the House of Shaws near Cramond after the death of his father. People on the way dissuade him from his going to the house. They tell him that the house is cursed. Indeed, from far, the house looks creepy and spine-chilling. Are the people right? Does Davie […]

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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 3 Poetry – Hope is a Thing with Feathers

Grade 9 Reading Lesson 3 Poetry - Hope is a Thing with Feathers Genre/Topic:

You read the story of Pandora and her treasure box, didn’t you? In the story, you came to read how all the problems we see around us today burst out from the box. Until then, people had been innocent and had lived in paradise, but the time had come for them to get to know […]

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