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Michael's Monkeys
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grade 1
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   1.34

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    monkey, birthday, eggs, likes, newborn, book, born, breathe, care, even, food, hatch, male, means, real, really
     content words:    Simpsons TV
Michael's Monkeys

By Kathleen W. Redman
1     Michael got a monkey for his birthday.
 
2     Well, he did not really get a monkey. He got a lot of monkeys!
 
3     Well, he did not really get a lot of monkeys. He got a lot of monkey eggs!
 
4     Well, they are not real monkey eggs. They are not like the monkeys in the zoo. They are sea monkeys.
 
5     He got a tank for them to live in. He got some food for them.
 
6     He put the eggs in the special water. Now he has to wait. They will hatch soon. Then he can watch them swim.
 
7     Michael has learned many things about sea monkeys. He wrote some for you to read.
 
8     1. Newborn sea monkeys are the size of a period at the end of a sentence.

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