Grade 2 Reading Lesson 5 Poetry – Cat In The Dark

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John Agrad, the poet sneaks into his kitchen late at night. This is when he sees his cat’s green eyes glowing in the dark, and mistakes his cat for a ghost. That cat scared him. Will this poem scare you?
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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 4 Poetry – King John and the Abbot of Canterbury

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King John demands the answers for three of his questions from the Abbot of Canterbury. The answers will decide the Abbot’s fate: he will either be killed or his life will be spared. Let us read this ballad titled King John and the Abbot of Canterbury and find out what happens to the Abbot of Canterbury.
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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 2 Poetry – The Solitary Reaper

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In this poem, The Solitary Reaper, William Wordsworth tells an imaginary story of a Highland girl who was singing a song. The poet, on one of his long solitary journeys, was enjoying the beauty of the voice of that girl and sharing the natural beauty. Let us read how the reaper’s song are incomprehensible to the speaker, so he focuses on the tone, expressive beauty, and the blissful mood it creates in him.
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Grade 3 Reading Lesson 19 Poetry – There Isn’t Time

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I want to do many things. I want to learn singing and dancing. I want to learn how to play the guitar. And I have to go to school and complete my homework. I also help my parents so that they help me.But there just isn’t time!
Read about what the poet, Eleanor Farjeon, wants to do.

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Grade 6 Reading Lesson 2 Poetry – Shut The Door

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This is a very amusing poem about Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore. There’s one habit of Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore that tires everyone around him. No matter how much they tell him, or beg him, or spank him, he doesn’t seem to improve his habit. Let us find out about Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore in this poem, Shut the Door by William Brighty Rands.
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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 3 Poetry – Now That I Can Read

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Reading is so much fun. I always wondered when I would be able to read like my parents when they read out a story to me. Now that I can, I spend most of my time reading. What about you?
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Grade 1 Reading Lesson 6 Poetry – Mice

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I never liked mice. I think they are dirty creatures that trouble people. Let’s find out if the poet Rose Fyleman thinks the same way too. And yes, do you think mice are nice?
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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 2 Poetry – Rain

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Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist and travel writer. His best-known books include Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
The following poem, Rain, is remembered as one of his best poems for children.

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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 15 Poetry – If

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“If you want to score well in your exams, study properly.”
“If you want to look fresh all day, sleep early and rise early.”
“If you don’t want to be broke, start saving today.”
We come across a lot of “if’s” in life. Let us find out what this poem “If” by Rudyard Kipling is all about.

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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 11 Poetry – The Muddle Head

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Be ready to laugh out loud. I am sure you will chuckle and giggle as you go along S. Marshak’s description of this man from Petushkee.
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