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Stories for Kids | What is a Caracal?

Subject: Reading Subskill: Reading Comprehension Concept: Drawing Conclusions and Making Inferences Grade Level: Upper Elementary A caracal is a carnivorous (meat-eating) mammal that belongs to the cat family.  Its habitat is the dry savannas, scrublands, and rocky hills of Africa and the Asian countries of Arabia, Afghanistan and India. The caracal has a long, slender, muscular body and powerful legs.  It has the ability

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First Man to Walk on the Moon (Apollo 11)

Subject: Reading Subskill: Reading Comprehension Concept: Prediction Grade Level: Upper elementary First Man to Walk on the Moon (Apollo 11) On May 25, 1961, President John F. Kennedy made a commitment that the United States would land a man on the Moon and return him safely to Earth by the year 1970.  This marked the beginning of the Apollo Program headed by NASA, the

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