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A Gingerbread House


A Gingerbread House
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grade 1
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   0.32

     challenging words:    gingerbread, girl, cane, cannot, door, even, fence, food, glad, happy, hard, home, house, nice, pink, roof

Other Languages
     Spanish: Una casa de pasta de gengibre

A Gingerbread House
By Mary L. Bushong

1     Dan was a gingerbread boy. Nan was a gingerbread girl. They had a gingerbread dog named Sugar. They had a gingerbread cat named Spice.
2     Dan and Nan had no home. They wanted to make one. They wanted a gingerbread house.
3     Dan and Nan made gingerbread. They made lots of gingerbread. They made gingerbread for the walls. They made gingerbread for the door. They even made a gingerbread roof!
4     They made the house. It was hard work. Nan and Dan looked at it. It was a nice house. Sugar the dog liked it. Spice the cat liked it.
5     The fence was made of candy canes. They were very pretty. The flowers were gumdrops. They were red, pink, and blue.

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