It was the last day of school. Pete was happy. He liked school, but he liked summer better.
Pete was having a pool party. All his friends were coming. He could hardly wait. After school, he rushed home. He wanted the party to be just right.
Mom made sandwiches. She also had a big jug of juice.
"Pete, make sure your room is clean," she said.
Pete nodded. "It is, Mom," he said. Soon the doorbell rang.
"I will get it!" yelled Pete.
Alan and James were there. They were ready to swim.
"Hi, guys!" said Pete. "We are almost ready to start. Come on in."Paragraphs 9 to 16:
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