This resource contains five stories, five comprehension sheets, and five close reading activities based on a school theme. It is written at a first grade reading level. Students will love the memory card game, the survey, and a poem frame. They can work on these stories as a whole group, or by themselves during Word Work time. The stories contain basic school-related vocabulary and predictable sentence structure. Provide your students with a chance to practice target skills while enjoying classroom stories and delightful follow-up activities.