» Ling Lee’s Surprise

Ling Lee’s Surprise

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Yellow (Levels 6-8)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Pets, School and community
  • Genre: Realistic fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Determining main ideas, Asking and answering questions
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 7
  • Item Code: 200029
  • High Frequency Words: her, little, our, put, see, too, two, us
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1440, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1655, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

There is a goldfish in Ling Lee's classroom. She thinks it is bad luck to have just one fish. One day, Ling Lee brings a paper bag to school. What could be inside?

After you have completed the Reader

Draw a big fish bowl with two goldfish. Then draw Ling Lee's fish. Write a sentence about why Ling Lee wanted three goldfish in the class fishbowl.

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