Why I'm Late Today

Why I'm Late Today

Why I'm Late Today

Why I'm Late Today

Why I'm Late Today

Why I'm Late Today

Why I'm Late Today

Fantasy (fiction), 367 words, Level J (Grade 1), Lexile 500L

Why I'm Late Today is the fantastical tale of a young girl who is late to school after a trip to the planet Norbot. After sharing breakfast with the Norbotians and landing the spaceship in the schoolyard, she must explain herself to the school secretary. Colorful and engaging illustrations support the humorous text. Students will have opportunities to identify cause-and-effect relationships as well as to practice retelling skills.