Laws for Kids
Realistic (fiction) 192 words, Level G (Grade 1), Lexile 460LWhy do we have laws? Laws for Kids explains that laws are rules everyone must follow to protect people and property. The illustrations depict a family following some basic laws as they travel around the city. Students have the opportunity connect to prior knowledge as well as identify cause-and-effect relationships in this story about laws. Detailed, supportive illustrations, high-frequency words, and repetitive phrases support emergent readers.