Leaving Home

Lejos de casa

Leaving Home

Leaving Home

Leaving Home

Leaving Home

Leaving Home

Realistic (fiction), 2,852 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 920L

Leaving Home is a fictional narrative about a boy who has moved from Jamaica to the United States. The story details how it would feel to leave everything familiar behind to begin a new life. Students will personally relate to this story if they have ever moved to a new country, state, or even neighborhood.