A Hero's Name

A Hero's Name

A Hero's Name

A Hero's Name

A Hero's Name

A Hero's Name

A Hero's Name

Realistic (fiction), 539 words, Level L (Grade 2), Lexile 600L

What's in a name? A boy named Frank-whose real name is Francis-finds out for himself. When another boy at school makes fun of Frank by saying that Francis is a girl's name, the teacher has her students present oral reports about their first names. Frank learns about the famous men who share his name, as well as the heroic relative he is named after.