Have you ever had a friend that could not sleep?
Ellie was trying to help her friend because the zoo was way too noisy. If you have ever gone to the zoo, and it is noisy while you were there as well, then you know how Lucy feels.
In the text, Ellie tries to help her friend Lucy because she could not sleep. Ellie tries to tell her friends: monkey, hippo, and others to try to keep their voices down. They said “No and so Ellie tries everything else to help Lucy sleep. They try to put grass in her ears but it did not work. Ellie even read Lucy a bedtime book and that did not work. Then, she saw a beautiful melody came through the trees as the birds were singing.
Read to find out what happens next. Will Ellie be able to help her friend, Lucy, finally get to sleep?