Mr. Magoo’s First Trip


This story was written by Sandra Smallgeese and illustrated by Karen Gelderman. It is a story about young boys going on a camping trip and all the adventures they get into. It is quite a long story but its readability level is Grade 3.3.

This story offers learners an opportunity to read and explore fiction stories, and do a variety of learning activities related to the story. This section first presents a list of four learning activities and the written text with photos of the story. The pages following the story give instructor notes and handouts for each activity, in the order of the list.

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Learning Activities

Instructor’s Notes Handouts Page #s
1) Prereading No Handouts 62
2) New Words 6 Handouts 64
3) Understanding the Story 3 Handouts 71
4) Extended Learning Activities 3 Handouts 76