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Mistletoe
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A Very Quick Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 3 to 4
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   3.11

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    mistletoe, parasitic, doorway, roots, truce, plant, peace, meant, quick, meeting, during, fight, sure, until, holiday, might

Other Languages
     Spanish: El muérdago


Mistletoe
By Colleen Messina
  

1     Mistletoe is a funny plant. It grows on trees! Its roots go into the other tree's bark. That is how mistletoe gets nutrients. Mistletoe is a parasitic plant because of this. Mistletoe has fruit in winter. Its berries are white or red. It has green leaves all year. Mistletoe is hung in a doorway. This happens during the holidays. Two people who meet there are supposed to give each other a kiss. This might bring good luck! People aren't sure how this custom began. .....
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