The Kid Who Couldn't Save

The Kid Who Couldn't Save

The Kid Who Couldn't Save

The Kid Who Couldn't Save

The Kid Who Couldn't Save

The Kid Who Couldn't Save

The Kid Who Couldn't Save

Realistic (fiction), 966 words, Level Q (Grade 3), Fiction Series, Lexile 610L

Have you ever heard the expression, "Money burns a hole in your pocket"? That's true for Mike! In The Kid Who Couldn't Save, Mike desperately wants to buy a spy kit, but he's not very good at saving money. Will he be able to change his habits and buy the spy kit? Likeable characters and an engaging storyline will keep students interested in this story while they learn basic concepts about money and compound interest. The book can also be used to teach students how to determine cause-and-effect relationships as well as how to make, revise, and confirm predictions while reading.