Pourquoi Tale (fiction), 569 words, Level M (Grade 2), Lexile 520L
This original story is written in the pourquoi tale style. Story of the Sun is about a young boy's search for answers. He wonders where the sun comes from each morning and where it goes each night. A wise woman helps him find the answers to his questions.
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Summarize to understand text
Identify r-controlled vowel ar
Grammar and Mechanics
Identify past-tense verbs
Recognize and form compound words
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