Chapter 12 – Raggedy Ann and the Mouse – Raggedy Ann Stories

Raggedy Ann Stories contains 13 short stories about the classic rag doll and her friends. Here’s Chapter 12, Raggedy Ann and the Mouse. 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 12, Raggedy Ann and the Mouse:

Here’s the audio for Chapter 12, Raggedy Ann and the Mouse. 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. Why did the mouse come in the house and how did it behave?
2. What did Raggedy Ann do to save the mouse?
3. Raggedy Ann and Boots did not agree about what to do with the mouse. What can happen when people disagree?

Chapter 4 – Raggedy Ann and the Kite – Raggedy Ann Stories

Raggedy Ann Stories contains 13 short stories about the classic rag doll and her friends. Here’s Chapter 4, Raggedy Ann and the Kite. 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 4, Raggedy Ann and the Kite.

Here’s the audio for Chapter 4, Raggedy Ann and the Kite. 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 to Raggedy Ann after she was untied from the kite?
2. Who had the idea to put Raggedy Ann on the kite? Do you think it was a good idea?
3. Think of 3 things that are special to you. What are some ways you can make sure you won’t lose them?

Intermediate English Learners’ Digital Library

We are proud to be able to offer the Burlington English Intermediate level of English Digital Library, which includes online courses for all levels of English Learners who wish to improve their reading comprehension skills. These courses reignite the love for reading through interactive activities and multimedia features making English reading fun and interesting.

The Intermediate English Learner’s Digital Library allows students to listen and read along, as well as participate in comprehension activities and assessments to ensure a high level of reading comprehension.

Here’s a list of the books available for Intermediate English Learners:

1. Dracula
2. Gandhi
3. Great Expectations
4. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
5. Villains!
6. Two Explorers

Do you currently know whether you’re a Beginning, Intermediate, or Advanced English Learner. Click here to take the Online English Placement Test.

Are you interested in learning more about these online reading courses and/or enroll? Please participate in our survey and you will soon receive an e-mail from us with more information.

Learn about the Beginning English Learners’ online reading courses we offer.

Learn about the Intermediate English Learners’ online’ reading courses we offer.

Learn about the Advanced English Learners’ online reading courses we offer.

Welcome to Online Reading Club!

Welcome to Online Reading Club, where online reading, multimedia tools, and social networking transforms the act of reading into an interactive and intellectually-stimulating international online movement.

Online Reading Club aims to encourage reading and active discussions of reading texts for international readers of all backgrounds.  We include a variety of online reading courses, as well as numerous multimedia posts sharing a variety of literary genres both in text and audio forms.  Here you can read and listen to the audio version at the same time. In addition, there are various prompts for discussion that can be accessed via our comments and forum sections.  We also feature regular online reading chat sessions and various contests to help build our community.

While we will feature various literary genres of different reading levels here, our main audience is the international English Learner who wishes to improve reading skills and develop reading comprehension.  We feature 30 different online novels in the format of interactive online courses complete with multimedia and various online assessments.   In addition, we will share posts including literary texts, audio recordings, and literary videos.

Whether you’re an English Learner who is a beginner, intermediate, or advanced level, Online Reading Club aims to help you build and improve your reading skills.  If you’re a native English speaker, you’ll love the variety of reading materials and opportunities for interaction and assessment. Here you can rediscover your love for reading and connect with others who feel the same. Welcome aboard!

Learn about the Beginning English Learners’ online reading courses we offer.

Learn about the Intermediate English Learners’ online’ reading courses we offer.

Learn about the Advanced English Learners’ online reading courses we offer.