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Fantasy (fiction), 712 words, Level N (Grade 2), Lexile 540L
When the students walk into their classroom and find it decorated for St. Patrick's Day, Ms. McBride insists she didn't do it-it must have been leprechauns! As she explains to the children about leprechauns and their magic, Aja thinks she knows the truth. But after the fire alarm, Aja comes to believe that maybe leprechauns are real after all.
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