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Mother Goose

Many children are already familiar with the Mother Goose nursery rhymes, which makes them easier to read for beginning reader...

Reading Set: 6 Passages

The Duckling Parade

A family of ducks have been hiding in the bushes at Swara's school. When they come out and head straight for a busy street, Swa...

397 Words, K-2nd Grades, Character Traits, Story Elements, and Summary

The Green Balloon

Diana has saved up her money to spend at the circus. When she sees the balloon man, she knows just what to buy — but not that h...

397 Words, K-2nd Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, and Summary

Andrew's New Kitten

Andrew thought he wanted a cat, but he didn't realize it would be so much work! He also isn't sure how he feels about his kitte...

370 Words, K-2nd Grades, Character Traits, Story Elements, and Summary

June's Lost Shoe

June is very excited to visit Grandpa, but she can't leave the house until she finds her lost shoe. Will she be able to remembe...

401 Words, K-2nd Grades, Story Elements and Summary

Joey's Trip to the Dentist

Joey is excited to have a special lunch with his dad instead of eating at the school cafeteria, but his fun day suddenly turns ...

378 Words, K-1st Grades, Story Elements and Summary

Amanda's First Day

Amanda is the new girl in school, and she is worried about how she will make new friends. Jessica and Troy step in at playtime ...

320 Words, K-1st Grades, Character Traits and Theme

Three Little Birds

Three talkative birds learn that not everyone likes the same things and that trying something new can be rewarding. Students wi...

379 Words, K-1st Grades, Story Elements and Theme

A Week of Birthdays

by Mother Goose from The Real Mother Goose

English-speaking children have grown up with Mother ...

56 Words, K-2nd Grades, Context Clues and Summary

One, Two, Buckle My Shoe

by Mother Goose from The Real Mother Goose

Mother Goose nursery rhymes have been used for many ...

58 Words, K-2nd Grades, Rhythm & Rhyme and Summary