Stories included in the Grades 6-8 Multi-Story Bundle Kit
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In this silly twist of the classic tale, Rumplestiltskin, Sir Knight has a problem with getting things straight. Because of his mixed up messages, Gwendolyn is locked in the King's cellar with a very mean little troll!


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 1-5

4,508 words - $64.00


Kayley and Madison’s father is ‘The Zesty Chef,’ who specializes in healthy cooking with whole foods. The family loves to experiment with science and food. With their science fair project, they discover a way to do both at once!


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 2-5

3,398 words - $49.00


This motivating story is based on and written by famous sports entertainer Sandy "Spin" Slade. Students in this story make up a rapping basketball routine that readers actually get to perform in a group with a "mini-basketball."


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 3-5

6,317 words - $63.00


At Outdoors camp, Sarah and her friends discover an owl pellet, and Mr. Acorn gives them a lesson on the subject. When the key to Sarah’s diary goes missing, can the students solve the mystery using what they’ve learned?


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 3-5

3,700 words - $63.00


Some of the planets are grumbling about their places in the solar system. When they contemplate trading their spots in the planet parade, will the solar system continue to operate like normal or will our planetary friends spin into chaos?


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 2-5

3,080 words - $69.00


It is the day of the great race, and all the snails are excited. Many of the runners have trained hard, but some snails think they can depend on their reputations and fancy equipment. Will popularity win this race?


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 3-5

4,329 words - $56.00


What happens when you mix one cold, soggy, yet self-confident princess, one eccentric, cunning queen with a good dose of common sense, one intelligent, yet sarcastic royal servant, and 15 different ways to say the word "pea"?


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 3-5

3,737 words - $49.00


In this story a boy learns the benefits of becoming a vegetarian in a strange, magical way. He is taken by a dream to a magical island where he meets an unusual genie! This story is presented in rhyme and comes with a fun Mini Rap.


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stage 4

1,758 words - $56.00


For Luis, Soccer was his life! He believed he was the best player on the team, but no one else seemed to notice. Luis was jealous of Alejandro, so he did something drastic. How could Alejandro ever forgive him?


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 2-5

4,229 words - $56.00


Filled with the most up to date anti-bullying ideologies, this story shows through the experiences of teenagers how bystanders have the power to stop a bully in a matter of seconds simply by standing up for the victim!


Playbooks Reading Levels - Stages 3-6