I Did Not Give Up!

I Did Not Give Up!

I Did Not Give Up!

I Did Not Give Up!

I Did Not Give Up!

I Did Not Give Up!

I Did Not Give Up!

Realistic (fiction), 86 words, Level D (Grade 1), Lexile 190L

Have you ever tried to do something, but it was too hard? Did you give up, or did you keep trying? I Did Not Give Up! introduces readers to a little girl named Ellie who demonstrates the importance of perseverance. Colorful illustrations, simple sentences, and repetitive phrasing provide support for early emergent readers. This story can also be used to teach students how to determine and cause-and-effect relationships and the proper use of periods.