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Great Reads in Lexile Range 200

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Baseball Brothers
by Jean Marzollo Details
Timmy is distracted while playing right field on his tee ball team, but when he comes up to bat he hits a home run.Lexile 200
Berenstain Bears and the Missing Dinosaur Bone
by Stan and Jan Berenstain Details
The three Bear Detectives search for a dinosaur bone that is missing from the Bear Museum.Lexile 230
Bramble and Maggie
by Jessica Haas Details
Bramble the horse gets bored giving riding lessons, but regains her enthusiasm when she goes to live with a girl named Maggie.Lexile 270
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa
by Erica Silverman Details
Cowgirl Kate and her cowhorse Cocoa, who is always hungry, count cows, share a story, and help each other fall asleep.Lexile 280
Fire in the Forest
by Samantha Brooke Details
Forest firefighters have many important jobs to do! Not only do they teach visitors about fire safety and prevention, they stand ready to put out a wildfire at any time! With helicopters, hoses, and all the tools of the trade, LEGO City Forest Firefigters keep the city safe.Lexile 200
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Joe On the Go
by Peggy Perry Anderson Details
Joe the frog wants to be on the go, but even at a family reunion he is out of luck, as everyone says they are too busy, or he is too fast, too slow, too big, or too small to go with them, until Grandma invites him to go with her on a special outing.Lexile 250
Johnny Lion's Book
by Edith Thacher Hurd Details
When his parents go out hunting, Johnny Lion stays home and experiences exciting adventures reading a book about a baby lion who goes out into the world and gets lost.Lexile 280
Junie B. First Grader at Last
by Barbara Park Details
Junie B. thinks first grade is a flop when her kindergarten friend Lucille prefers the company of twins Camille and Chenille and Junie B. needs glasses.Lexile 250
My Friend Rabbit and the Snow Geese
by Eric Rohmann Details
On the first day of winter, the Gibble Goose Girls sulk when the snow has made their favorite outdoor activities impossible, so it's up to Rabbit and Mouse to prove that the cold season has its own charms.Lexile 220
Oliver and Albert, Friends Forever
by Jean Van Leeuwen Details
Oliver makes friends with Albert, the new boy in class, and they have fun together, playing kickball and collecting bugs.Lexile 200
Pirates Past Noon
by Mary Pope Osborne Details
The magic treehouse whisks Jack and Annie back to the days of deserted islands, secret maps, hidden gold, and nasty pirates.Lexile 290
Sammy Saw
by Adria F. Klein Details
Sammy Saw is nervous about making the scenery for the school play, but thankfully the tool team is ready to help him!Lexile 240
Shrinking Mouse
by Pat Hutchins Details
Four animal friends notice that the size of distant objects seems to change depending on the location and movement of the viewer.Lexile 200
The Cat in the Hat
by Dr. Seuss Details
Two children sitting at home on a rainy day are visited by the cat in the hat who shows them some tricks and games.Lexile 260
The Cows are in the Corn
by James Young Details
Everyone in the family is upset when the farm animals get into the crops, but Mother remains calm and knows just what to do.Lexile 290
Uh-Oh Max
by Jon Scieszka Details
When Max gets in trouble after speeding up a ramp, all of his Trucktown friends try to help out.Lexile 220
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Wild Leaf Ride
by Judith Stamper Details
Miss Frizzle's class is stuck in a tree. It's time for a wild leaf ride as with the help of the Magic School Bus they learn all about leaves.Lexile 240
Young Cam Jansen and the Ice Skate Mystery
by David A. Adler Details
When her friend Eric loses the key to their locker at the ice skating rink, Cam uses her photographic memory to solve the mystery.Lexile 210
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Young Cam Jansen
Updated 05/16/2013

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