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My Brother

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Blue (Levels 9-11)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Communication, Family, School and community
  • Genre: Realistic fiction
  • Strategy/Skills: Making connections, Determining main ideas, Using graphic sources
  • Page Count: 12
  • Reading Level: 9
  • Item Code: 200028
  • High Frequency Words: did, down, here, him, his, not
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELA1435, ACELA1434, ACELA1786, ACELA1437, ACELA1817, ACELA1818, ACELT1575, ACELT1578, ACELT1785, ACELY1649, ACELY1650, ACELA1453, ACELA1821, ACELT1582, ACELT1584, ACELY1659, ACELY1660
Reader Description

The brothers are late for school. When the big brother gets to school, he sees that everything has fallen out of his bag. He's lucky that his little brother was running behind him.

After you have completed the Reader

In the book, there are compound words. "Footpath" is a compound word. It is made up of the words "foot" and "path". Can you find another compound word in the book? Make a list of other compound words you know.

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