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When you purchase a story, you get:

  • High interest reading material
  • All on one page (easy to print) with
  • Follow-up activities (to deepen understanding)

Just CLICK one of the links below, purchase a story at the reading level you want, download, print and teach.


FREE STORYBYTE sample – click here
Four paragraphs of a short story. Perfect for a reading session with one student or a small group.  Each story is written at 3 levels. Levels 1, 5 and 8. If you purchase all 3 levels then you can teach students with different abilities with the same story.  They feel a sense of belonging.

FREE STORY sample – click here
A complete story, usually 5 paragraphs,  with fun endings because of plots with a twist. Stories with a reading age of 6 right through to very high level stories for teenagers that are very challenging. The story sample is about a mouse in trouble!

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Read and learn the facts on a wide range of animals – mammals. The sample is about Armadillos

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    6a Mammals of North Africa

    An introduction to this set of Information Reports on the mammals of North America.  Unlike other animals, mammals can be found in many different habitats. In North America habitats vary from snow in the north to forests and deserts further south. Some mammals live in burrows, some live in trees, while others wander freely through the wilderness ...
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    6a Roland Fish Rises Up

    Roland Fish was extremely large and awkward for his age. He sometimes stuttered and was below average in his school grades...
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    6b Moose

    The moose is one of the largest land mammals in North America and is a member of the deer family. It can be very frightening close up. The male (bull) is larger than the female (cow) and the height of its shoulders can be two metres. It has a long nose and a drooping lip…
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    6b There’s Nothing Like a Good Book

    Paul was a very active boy with a vivid imagination and this dreary adult lifestyle didn’t suit him well. Thank goodness for his sense of adventure...
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    6c Beavers

    The beaver is a large North American mammal that spends a lot of its time in the water. It is the largest member of the rodent family. Adult beavers grow to about one metre in length, not counting their tail. Their eyes are small and their ears and nostrils can be closed when they are underwater ...
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    6c Hot Plasma On The Rocks

    A searing hot laser beam flashed across the nose of Matt's ship as he frantically hauled on the controls...
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    6d Skunks

    Skunks are mammals that belong to the weasel family. They are famous for the disgusting smell they can produce when threatened. The most common skunk, the striped skunk, is the size of a house cat. They have small heads and eyes, pointed snouts, and short legs....
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    6d The Machine

    Bill worked for The World Machine Company. He had a desk in a small room in the basement of the company's giant office building. His job was to come up with good ideas...
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    6e Grandad’s Blood Pressure Pills

    "You did WHAT?" rings loudly in my ears.  Mum's panicking as she tries to get me into the car as fast as is humanly possible...
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    6f There When You Need Us

    Nathan winced as he tried to move his leg. He sincerely regretted his impulsive decision to go climbing...
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    6g Time Warp

    History was the subject that bored Jack the most. Today's lesson was about the Middle Ages; knights and ladies, jesters...
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    6h ICT Outdoors

    "I was not designed for sports," I moan as I mumble my way to the back of the queue. The idea of another game on that field makes me feel physically ill...
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    6i Gon Tao-soon

    “Don’t be sad,” whispered the wise old man. “This is how it was meant to end.” He lay motionless on the uneven rock...