A World of Easter Eggs

A World of Easter Eggs

A World of Easter Eggs

A World of Easter Eggs

A World of Easter Eggs

A World of Easter Eggs

A World of Easter Eggs

Descriptive (nonfiction), 327 words, Lexile 530L Level 2 Grades 1-2

In many countries throughout the world, eggs are part of the celebration of Easter. Some people say the Easter Bunny hides them. In Ukraine, people use wax to help make designs on their eggs. In Italy, fancy chocolate eggs sometimes have toys or other gifts hidden inside them. Long ago in Russia, beautiful eggs were made of gold and jewels. In Argentina just a few years ago, chefs made a chocolate egg almost 28 feet tall! They are all beautiful eggs.