A girl and her grandmother are sitting in a taxi. As they wait, more and more people get into the taxi. When it is full the taxi guard shouts for the driver to go. Level: Level 1 Red Box B Theme: Counting Type: Read alone Rainbow Reading is a graded reading series for primary schools. It provides a wealth of original stories and factual texts, which will help learners to develop the reading skills and vocabulary they need to meet the requirements of the curriculum — in all learning areas. The Rainbow Reading series consists of 350 titles graded in 7 levels. Within each level, titles are grouped around themes which are drawn from the outcomes of the learning areas of the Foundation and Intermediate phases of the curriculum. The books in the series are all original works by writers from Southern Africa, and contain beautiful artwork by South African artists as well as exciting photography. Comic books, plays, poetry, short stories and biographies are also featured within this fresh, contemporary series. The series is suitable for English First Additional Language learners, as well as English mother-tongue learners.