for the Six Sentence Stories where the given word is Explore.
Little Max climbed onto a stool to reach the tin, took out took out a couple of biscuits covered in chocolate buttons and put them in his pocket for the journey, for Max was going to explore the jungle.
As there were probably some dangerous animals there he’d need a big stick to fend them off, so he fetched a bamboo cane from the garden shed.
He remembered hearing something about rain in forests so he’d need his boots to keep his feet dry, and in case it was hot he’d better borrow that paper fan that Mummy bought back from Spain last year.
All he needed now was a fellow traveller but sister Sophie was a bit too grown up and always laughed when he planned his adventures, but Eddy the teddy hadn’t been out the house for ages so he decided to take him.
Max wasn’t quite sure which way the jungle was, but it was probably beyond the fence at the bottom of the garden among those trees that always looked dark and mysterious.
“I thought we could all go to play on the swings and get an ice cream” shouted Daddy from the window and suddenly all thoughts of a trip to the jungle were forgotten!
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