A Big Party for the Party - Reading Comprehension
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A Big Party for the Party Reading Comprehension
A Big Party for the Party reading comprehension (sample is shown below)
A Big Party for the Party
By Phyllis Naegeli
1 Mr. Edwin sat on the couch and read the daily newspaper. Meghan lay on the floor in front of the couch reading a book.
2 "Hmm, that's interesting," Mr. Edwin commented.
3 Meghan looked up from her book. "What's interesting?"
4 "There's a pull-out section in the newspaper about the convention," said Mr. Edwin, looking over a colorful page of the newspaper.
5 "What convention?" asked Meghan, puzzled.
6 "The Democratic National Convention," said Mr. Edwin.
7 "What's that?"
8 "It's a four-day event where delegates and members of the Democratic Party meet to nominate their candidate for president."
9 Meghan sat up and faced her dad. "Is it a part of the election this year?"
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