Reading A-Z resources organized into weekly content-based units and differentiated instruction options.
Folktale (fiction), 1,111 words, Level O (Grade 2), Lexile 560L
Makusani's Lesson is a Venezuelan folktale that tells the story of Makusani, a very curious young boy. Makusani is a good boy, but his curiosity always seems to get him in trouble. His choices lead him on an adventure that eventually teaches him a valuable lesson.
Use the reading strategy of making, revising, and confirming predictions
Analyze changes in the setting
Grammar and Mechanics
Identify and understand the use of quotation marks
Recognize and use contractions
You may unsubscribe at any time.