By Sarah Albee
Whilst a hot-tempered dragon seizes the neighborhood bridge, the folks of Berryville are bring to an end from their provide of cherished strawberries until eventually they could competently resolution 3 questions regarding weight. The grownups of town are stumped, yet one extremely smart little lady saves the day with a few proof she realized in school.
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Interpreting Paragraphs Grades 2–3 • not easy vocabulary • brief paragraphs • fascinating tales For newly self sustaining readers who learn basic sentences with self assurance. prepared for Chapters Grades 2–4 • chapters • longer paragraphs • full-color artwork for kids who are looking to make the leap into bankruptcy books yet nonetheless like colourful photographs. STEP INTO studying® is designed to provide each baby a profitable interpreting adventure. The grade degrees are just publications. young children can growth throughout the steps at their very own pace, constructing self belief of their analyzing, it doesn't matter what their grade. bear in mind, an entire life love of studying begins with a unmarried step! To Sam and Cassie —S. A. For Meghan, with love —J. M. as soon as there has been a small city beside a large river. the city was once known as Berry city. all people who lived there was once loopy approximately berries. They enjoyed to devour berries. They enjoyed to examine berries. They even enjoyed to sniff berries. within the spring, the folks of Berry city went over the bridge, around the river, and to the fields. There they planted all types of berries— strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, or even huckleberries. in the summertime, while the berries have been ripe, there has been a huge parade. every body marched during the city on their option to the berry fields. yet three hundred and sixty five days, while the folks of Berry city reached the bridge, whatever used to be incorrect. That anything used to be very huge, very scaly, and extremely frightening. It used to be a dragon! “No one may well move this bridge,” the dragon stated. “The berries are all mine! ” The townspeople unfortunately grew to become away. They sought after the berries. yet what might they do? The dragon used to be higher and enhanced and scarier than any of them. “Wait! ” got here a small voice. It was once a bit lady named Holly. “I have an idea,” Holly stated to the dragon. “Let’s have a competition. If I win, you need to leave. ” “Okay,” stated the dragon. “But if I win, then everybody has to paintings within the berry fields for me. ” “Is that ok? ” Holly requested. the folks of Berry city nodded. It was once their simply probability. The schoolteacher progressed. “I see that you've got a collection of scales,” he stated to the dragon. “I will ask 3 questions about weights,” stated the instructor. “Whoever will get out of 3 questions correct wins. The dragon’s scales will make a decision who's correct. ” “Okay,” acknowledged Holly. The dragon was once no longer used to this type of contest. yet he knew that whoever is largest and most powerful and scariest constantly wins. So he nodded. The dragon gave his scales to the trainer. Then the dragon and Holly stood again to again. They took one, , 3 steps. “Which weighs more,” requested the instructor, “one apple or peas? ” The dragon snorted. “Everyone understands that issues weigh multiple thing,” he acknowledged. “So peas weigh a couple of apple. ” “Two issues don’t constantly weigh multiple thing,” acknowledged Holly. “What concerns is how heavy the issues are. ” “I comprehend that an apple is heavier than peas. ” “Let’s see who’s right,” stated the trainer. the instructor positioned the apple on one aspect of the scales.