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By Kathleen W. Redman
Miguel, Carlos, and Ana are from Mexico. Their family moved to the United States in 1999. Now they live in Del Rio, Texas.
The three children (los tres niños) are sitting under a tree. They are making a plan. The plan is for Cinco de Mayo. Cinco de Mayo is only three (tres) days away.
The children want to make a piñata for the Cinco de Mayo fiesta.
Miguel wants to make a horse.
Carlos wants to make a pig.
Ana wants to make a cat.
They talk and talk and talk. At last, they agree to make a pig. It will be pink. Miguel will paint its face. It will have a big belly. A lot of candy will fit in its belly!
Carlos goes to find a big balloon.
Miguel goes to find some paint.
Ana goes to find some old newspapers and string.Paragraphs 11 to 30:
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