Jump into Genre Leveled Books
24 folktales and classic tales from around the world engage young students and increase enthusiasm for reading.
Build genre understanding with books at Levels J-P that meet the new standards for Grades 2-3.
- Genres include myths and legends, fables, fairy tales, and tall tales.
- Beautiful illustrations engage students and directly support the text.
- Built-in teaching tips and activities improve reading and writing skills.
- Teaching Cards for each title develop literary and genre analysis.
In the African pourquoi tale, long ago people could take bites of the delicious sky whenever they wanted to. People gobbled and gobbled and gobbled the sky. Soon the sky had to make some changes.
This is a fable about kindness and mercy. The mouse is feeling playful and wakes up the lion. At first the lion is angry. But the lion shows mercy on the mouse. And that kindness is returned one day.