The Mistake of Cheating

Synopsis: During a competitive foot race, a girl who always has to win decides to cheat when it appears she might, for once, actually lose.

Lexile: 810L

CCSS: RL1, RL2, RL3, RL4, RL5, RL6, RL7, RL10

Skills: Compare & Contrast, Sequencing, Figurative Language, Exposition, Cause & Effect, Theme

Themes: Racing, Competition, Cheating, Running

Files: Story & Quizzes / Key