The Gift

The Gift

Jim Westcott (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781630780272

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Hi-Lo Chapter Books for Children. This series of short novels was designed to engage a broad spectrum of struggling readers. No longer will upper-elementary students have to read material junior to their maturity and interests. Characters are age appropriate and come from diverse cultures and backgrounds. Science fiction, sports, paranormal, realistic life, historical fiction, and fantasy are just a few of the many genres. Books are no higher than a 1.5 reading level, with illustrations on every spread that support visual literacy and draw kids into the text. Zekes parents have split up. His dad is hurt and angry when Zeke sides with his mother. But Zekes emotions go on a crazy roller coaster ride when hes visited by a mysterious kid that only he can see until he finds out his grandpa can also see the ghost. Zekes world is rocked in new ways when he finds out that he can see and talk to the dead.

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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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DRA
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Genre
Chapter Books Characters & Series
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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