Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class
Fantasy (fiction), 1,085 words, Level M (Grade 2), Fiction Series, Lexile 590L
In this Tommy Tale, Tommy and his friends are transported to present-day London. They are excited to learn about historical landmarks, such as Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, and the Jewel House. But Tommy's visit to see the Queen's jewels becomes even more interesting when he's locked inside the House of Jewels and witnesses two robbers in action. Illustrations support the text.