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Brave Ben

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Character education, Family, Health
  • Genre: General narrative
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Making predictions, Determining author's purpose
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 16
  • Item Code: 200985
  • High Frequency Words: an, as, from, give, going, had, him, his, how, just, know, put, them, then, were
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1453, ACELA1454, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1658, ACELY1659, ACELY1660, ACELA1469, ACELA1470, ACELY1669, ACELY1670
Reader Description

Ben is worried because he has to go to the doctor for an injection. What will happen when he goes to the doctor's?

After you have completed the Reader

Ben is worried that the injection will hurt. He asks his mother lots of questions about it. When he is waiting to see the doctor, he reads a book to keep himself calm. Think about how you keep calm when you have to do something that you are worried about. Write down the ways you keep calm.

Support Materials

Blackline Master


Lesson Plan


Printable Reader


Printable Reader (Wordless)


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