Bathing Buddy

Bathing Buddy

Bathing Buddy

Bathing Buddy

Bathing Buddy

Bathing Buddy

Bathing Buddy

Realistic (fiction), 211 words, Lexile 390L Level 2 Grades 1-2

Lou tries to give his dog Buddy a bath, but in the end Lou needs a bath, too. Buddy keeps jumping in and out of the pool, splashing water and soapsuds all over Lou. Finally, Lou finishes giving Buddy a bath, but when Buddy jumps out for the last time, he knocks Lou over into the mud. Lou is now a muddy mess!