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I Try to Be a Good Person

  • Product Type: Reader
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  • ISBN: 978-1-68310-299-1
  • Grade: 1 - 2
  • Guided Reading Level: G
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In this character education story, a friendly girl shows some of the ways she tries to be a good person and think of others in everything she does including throwing away trash she finds on the ground, showing compassion for a hurt friend, and returning money she finds on the floor.
16 pages

Nonfiction: This book is based on nonfiction topics set in an illustrated story.

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Social Studies Concepts

Sight Words


Vocabulary Words

Related Learning Skills

  • Social skills
  • Responsibility and cooperation
  • Decision making
  • I
  • to
  • be
  • good
  • if
  • find
  • on
  • the
  • give
  • it
  • my
  • are
  • you
  • too
  • see
  • friend
  • what
  • should
  • do
  • she
  • is
  • play
  • him
  • want
  • until
  • Rhyming words do/to
  • Vowel digraph /oo/ as in good
  • Homophones to/too
  • person
  • honest
  • playground
  • caring
  • soccer
  • team
  • sport
  • class
  • friendly
  • teacher
  • polite
  • Recognizing describing words (adjectives) such as honest, caring, and friendly
  • Recognizing punct(more...)
    Author Trisha Callella-Jones
    Fiction/Nonfiction Nonfiction
    Weight 1.9 oz
    Pages 16


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