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Title: Trains by Gail Gibbons
Why would people need to eat and sleep on a
Using examples from the text, how do trains
make our lives easier?
Sometimes trains stop. What are some reasons
Why would people use trains to get somewhere
instead of a car?
Hello Common Core Reading
How have trains changed over the last 150
Trains stop to let passengers get on and off,
to pour in grain, to dump grain out, and to unhook the
People use trains instead of cars
in big cities and to travel to faraway places.
If people are traveling to a faraway city, it might
take many days to get there; people have to eat and
Trains were pulled by steam engines and used wood or
coal for fuel that somebody had to shovel into the engine.
Trains help us get places faster
and they carry the things to need and use everyday like cars,
furniture and grain for our cereal.