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Cozy Cuddles for Kids Month
|edHelper's suggested reading level:||grades 2 to 3|
|Flesch-Kincaid grade level:||2.75|
Kyle Wants to Help
By Phyllis Naegeli
1 Soft music played in the background of the living room where Melissa sat knitting. The needles clicked as she worked on a small mitten. "Knit one, purl two, knit one, purl two," she counted aloud.
2 Her younger brother, Kyle, walked over to where Melissa was sitting. "What are you doing?"
3 Melissa finished the stitch and turned to her brother. "Knitting a pair of mittens." Melissa turned back to her work. "Knit one, purl two."
4 "Why?" asked Kyle, leaning over the arm of the sofa.
5 "Knit one, purl two." Melissa stopped again. "To give to charity."
6 Kyle looked puzzled. "What's charity?"
7 Melissa finished the row she was working on. She put the knitting needles down on a table next to her. "A charity is a group that collects and gives things to people in need."
8 "Like what?" asked Kyle as he climbed up to sit next to Melissa on the couch.
9 Melissa picked up a pile of knitted items off the table. "For example, I'm making these hats, scarves, and mittens for a charity called Cozy Cuddles for Kids. They collect items to give to kids who don't have them."
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