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A Growing Pink Balloon!

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A Growing Pink Balloon!
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A Very Quick Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 1 to 3
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   1.68

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    friend, blowing, gooey, goop, layer, lived, name, across, ball, balloon, each, face, front, happy, lovely, mess
     content words:    Then Kim, Poor Kim


A Growing Pink Balloon!
By Colleen Messina
  

1     Kelly had a best friend. Her name was Kim. Kim lived across the street from Kelly. The girls waved at each other. Then Kim stopped waving. A tiny round ball appeared in front of Kim's mouth. The ball was a lovely shade of pink. Kim's cheeks puffed out. She was blowing, and the ball grew. It got bigger and bigger. It looked like a growing pink balloon. Kim's eyes got bigger and bigger, too. She looked .....
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