Raggedy Ann Stories contains 13 short stories about the classic rag doll and her friends. Here’s Chapter 11, Raggedy Ann and the Chickens. We invite you to read and listen to the story, and then discuss it by responding to the questions below, as well as interacting with other students responding to the story by adding constructive comments, questions, and responses.
Here’s the text for Chapter 11, Raggedy Ann and the Chickens:
Here’s the audio for Chapter 11, Raggedy Ann and the Chickens. We encourage you to listen along with the audio, and for added benefit, to read the story out loud together with the text and the audio.
Don’t forget to revisit the Raggedy Ann Stories Glossary and Introduction post, to review the English vocabulary and American English idioms part of this story, increase your American English vocabulary and idioms, as well as increase your comprehension. Click here for the Raggedy Ann Stories Glossary and Introduction post.
Now you can improve your English reading comprehension as well as writing skills by responding to the following questions in the comments section below:
1. What happened when Raggedy Ann fell into the chicken coop?
2. What was the hens’ secret?
3. Do you think Raggedy Ann was right to tell the hens’ secret? When is it important to keep a secret and when is it important not to keep a secret?