Charlie's Harmonica

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104335

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Description

When Charlie's grandfather gives him a harmonica as a present he can't stop playing it. His mom and dad are constantly telling him to put it away, but his efforts pay off when there is a talent show at school and all his classmates encourage him and his harmonica to enter.

Reading Level
Lexile
560L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
I
ATOS
2.7
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Arts & Music Family Friendship
Interest Age
Ages 6-8
Grade
1st Grade 2nd Grade
Subject
Language Arts Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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