This reading comprehension passage is a little more than one page of reading and includes student tasks of finding details, drawing a picture, generating questions, and answering a question. It also has a link to a picture gallery that goes with the story. This is Chapter 2A, where Julian and his grandma begin their adventure in Alaska. This passage is for beginning readers, struggling readers, reluctant readers and ELL learners. It is highly accessible text written primarily for older struggling readers, but it will work for grades 3 and up. It is a fun way to combine reading strategies with a link to an online picture gallery to help bring the story to life.