Little women reading set

Little Women

An immediate bestseller, “Little Women” was published in two parts: one in 1868, and one in 1869. This coming-of-age story of the four March sisters became author Louisa May Alcott’s most noted work. Today it is still celebrated as one of the best-loved classics for children. This reading set includes passages from the some of the chapters of the book.

Reading Passages In This Set


1

Playing Pilgrims

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter One passage: Among the most beloved of class...

414 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, and Story Elements

2

A Merry Christmas

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Two passage: Louisa May Alcott wrote “Littl...

617 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Context Clues, Summary, and Theme

3

The Laurence Boy

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Three passage: Louisa May Alcott’s “Little ...

703 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, and Figurative Language

4

Burdens

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Four passage: “Little Women” is Louisa May A...

726 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Context Clues and Theme

5

Being Neighborly

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Five passage: Jo March is the central charac...

812 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Character Traits and Context Clues

6

Beth Finds The Palace Beautiful

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Six passage: One of the favorite characters...

1,008 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, and Figurative Language

7

Amy’s Valley Of Humiliation

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Seven passage: Published in 1868-69, “Little...

999 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Character Traits, Context Clues, and Summary

8

Jo Meets Apollyon

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Eight passage: "Little Women" by Louisa May...

697 Words, 4th-6th Grades, 1060L - 1290L, Character Traits, Story Elements, and Summary

9

Meg Goes To Vanity Fair

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Nine passage: "Little Women" is Louisa May A...

1,182 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Figurative Language, Summary, and Theme

10

The P.C. and P.O.

by Louisa May Alcott

Chapter Ten passage: "Little Women" is Louisa May Al...

286 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Character Traits and Context Clues