Step into ReadingR Step 3 reading on your own It's time for You! Pick your favorite spot to read. This is going to be a great book! What this book is about... Abe Lincoln's Hat Abe Lincoln always wore a tall black hat. Do you know what he kept inside it? Read about what a smart man our 16th president was. Learning to Read, Step by Step! Step 1 Ready to Read Preschool-Kindergarten Step 2 Reading with Help Preschool-Grade 1 Step 3 Reading on Your Own Grades 1-3 Is your child comfortable tackling new words? Does your child like to read on his or her own? It's time for Step 3. Engaging Characters * Easy-to-Follow Plots * Popular Topics Step 4 Reading Paragraphs Grades 2-3 Step 5 Ready for Chapters Grades 2-4.