An· in·sect· is· a· bug·.

An· in·sect· has· six· legs·.

A· bee· is· an· in·sect· so· a· bee· has· six· legs·.

An· ant· is· an· in·sect· so· an· ant· has· six· legs· too·.

Lots· of· bugs· do· not· have· six· legs·.

Thus·, lots· of· bugs· ca·nnot· be· in·sects·.


This sample story is from Unit 1 Graded Reader 5 of the Basic Reading and Phonics Program. All reading materials in the program are strictly graded so that readers only encounter phonic rules they have been taught so far. These stories are also used to develop comprehension skills.

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