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The Lead Busters Club

  Sherman Holmes  

Lead in the Neighborhood

  Sherman  Sherman Holmes,  Henry  Henry Lee,
  Agatha  Agatha Krispy, and  Elisa  Elisa Perez,
  Elisa Perez  
are in school.  School  
  Ms. Marble  Ms. Marble, their teacher, says to the class,
"There is something dangerous   Danger Sign  
in our   Neighborhood  neighborhood. Do you know what it is?

Sherman   Sherman,  Henry  Henry,  Agatha  Agatha, and   Elisa  Elisa do not know.

  Ms. Marble  Ms. Marble says, "We have lead in our   Neighborhood  
neighborhood. There is lead in old   Can of paint and paintbrush  paint. There
is lead in the   Dried paint flakes  flakes from old   Can of paint and paintbrush  paint.
There is lead in the   Dust from dried paint  dust from old paint."
  Henry Lee  Lead is bad for you if it gets inside your body,"
says the teacher. "It can make you sick. It can hurt
your brain and make it hard for you to learn. But
you can keep lead out of your body. I'll tell you how."
  Agatha Krispy  


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