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Grades 2-3 Social Studies Wendy's World Series
Wendy's World - The High Price of Gasoline

Grades 2-3 Social Studies Wendy's World Series
Grades 2-3 Social Studies Wendy's World Series


Wendy's World - The High Price of Gasoline
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Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 2 to 3
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   3.3

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    possibility, pumped, refinery, liquid, stayed, gooey, faster, matter, working, died, price, weeds, also, short, cost, instead

Other Languages
     Spanish: El mundo de Wendy: el alto precio de la gasolina


Wendy's World - The High Price of Gasoline
By Jane Runyon
  

1     "Bummer!" moaned Tim.
 
2     "What's the matter?" asked Wendy.
 
3     "He's mad because our dad says we can't go to Uncle Mike's house for the weekend," said Tess.
 
4     "Did something happen?" asked Wendy.
 
5     "Yes," answered Tim, "gasoline happened."
 
6     "Huh?" said Wendy. "I don't understand. What does gasoline have to do with you going to your Uncle Mike's house?"
 
7     "What do you need to put in the car to make it go?" asked Tim.
 
8     "Gasoline," said Wendy.
 
9     "And have you seen the price of gasoline lately?" asked Tess.
 
10     "I guess I haven't noticed," answered Wendy.
 
11     "It has gone sky high," moaned Tim. "Dad says it would cost too much in gas for us to make such a short trip."

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