Grade 8 Reading Lesson 4 Nonfiction – Country Profile – Switzerland

Grade 8 Reading Lesson 4 Nonfiction - Country Profile - SwitzerlandGenre/Topic:

The Swiss people are either Roman Catholics or Protestants and one will also not find any mosques in this country. Astonishing, isn’t it? Read this chapter and find out more about this wonderful place.
Continue reading “Grade 8 Reading Lesson 4 Nonfiction – Country Profile – Switzerland” »

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 20 Nonfiction – The Stone Age

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 20 Nonfiction - The Stone AgeGenre/Topic:

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.
Continue reading “Grade 7 Reading Lesson 20 Nonfiction – The Stone Age” »

Grade 8 Reading Lesson 6 Nonfiction – Critically Endangered Animals

Grade 8 Reading Lesson 6 Nonfiction - Critically Endangered AnimalsGenre/Topic:

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.

Continue reading “Grade 8 Reading Lesson 6 Nonfiction – Critically Endangered Animals” »

Grade 4 Reading Lesson 16 Nonfiction – Earthquakes

Grade 4 Reading Lesson 16 Nonfiction - EarthquakesGenre/Topic:

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.

Continue reading “Grade 4 Reading Lesson 16 Nonfiction – Earthquakes” »

Download the complete course now

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 25 Nonfiction – Healthy Teeth

Grade 2 Reading Lesson 25 Nonfiction - Healthy TeethGenre/Topic:

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.
Continue reading “Grade 2 Reading Lesson 25 Nonfiction – Healthy Teeth” »

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 19 Nonfiction – The History Of Internet

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 19 Nonfiction - The History Of InternetGenre/Topic:

Although the internet was first used in 1960’s, it was only in the 1970’s that it was first opened for public. Until then, it was only used by the military to share and send secret information. Find out all these and much more about the internet from this chapter.
Continue reading “Grade 7 Reading Lesson 19 Nonfiction – The History Of Internet” »

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 18 Nonfiction – Country Profile – Mexico

Grade 7 Reading Lesson 18 Nonfiction - Country Profile - MexicoGenre/Topic:

The first known convention of Astronomers was held in the Mayan city of Copán, in the year 700 A.D. This means Mexico was interested in science and technology from long ago. Read this profile to know everything about Mexico.
Continue reading “Grade 7 Reading Lesson 18 Nonfiction – Country Profile – Mexico” »

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 21 Nonfiction – Deserts

Grade 3 Reading Lesson 21 Nonfiction - DesertsGenre/Topic:

The Antarctic Desert is the World’s largest desert. Its area is 13, 830,000 which means that as far as your eyes can stretch, you can see sand, sand and only sand. It doesn’t sound good, does it?
Read this chapter on deserts.

Continue reading “Grade 3 Reading Lesson 21 Nonfiction – Deserts” »

Grade 6 Reading Lesson 24 Nonfiction – Philosopher’s Corner – Socrates

Grade 6 Reading Lesson 24 Nonfiction - Philosopher’s Corner - SocratesGenre/Topic:

There is no accurate picture of Socrates and his philosophical viewpoint. It is because Socrates never wrote his philosophical texts, and whatever we know about him is based entirely on the writings by his students. This is called the Socratic Problem.
Let us find out how much the students conveyed about Socrates through their writings.

Continue reading “Grade 6 Reading Lesson 24 Nonfiction – Philosopher’s Corner – Socrates” »

Grade 6 Reading Lesson 23 Nonfiction – Country Profile – Greece

Grade 6 Reading Lesson 23 Nonfiction - Country Profile - GreeceGenre/Topic:

The world’s third leading producer of olives, Greece has cultivated olive trees since ancient times. Some olive trees planted in the thirteenth century are still producing olives. And you remember olives from the Olympic Games, don’t you? The winners of Olympic races were awarded with olive crowns. Sounds interesting. Read this chapter and know more about Greece.
Continue reading “Grade 6 Reading Lesson 23 Nonfiction – Country Profile – Greece” »

More free lessons »
Grade 6 Reading Lesson 10 Biographies – Galileo
Grade 9 Reading Lesson 24 Speech – Advice to Youth
Grade 8 Reading Lesson 12 Biographies – Martin Luther King Jr
Grade 8 Reading Lesson 22 Poetry – “Mike Teavee”
Grade 3 Reading Lesson 24 Myths And Legends – Circe And Her Spells
Grade 6 Reading Lesson 20 Short Stories – The Selfish Giant
Grade 5 Reading Lesson 6 Poetry – The Country Child And The Town Child
Grade 4 Reading Lesson 6 Short Stories – You Can’t Please Everybody
Grade 8 Reading Lesson 7 Nonfiction – Philosopher’s Corner – Mahatma Gandhi
Grade 3 Reading Lesson 8 Drama – The Golden Touch