Melody's Birthday Surprise
By Skylar Stevenson
The Beginning of Melody's B-day Surprise
When Melody came back home from school her mother gave her a big surprise party. After Melody ate cake she opened her presents. Her first present was a note that said "There were two trees one tree with 23 apples and the other tree had pears. Both fruit combined equals 34 fruits. How much pears were on the tree? On the back of the note is said "The answer that you will get will be your answer to the next clue to your birthday surprise and when your done add all the numbers together then you can have your surprise."
Melody's Trip to the Pool
Once Melody found out that x=11 she remembered that her favorite pool to go to was pool #11. When she got there she saw a note by the gate that said "Now that you found the next clue here is your problem "You have 24 floaty or more and each self has 6 floaty how many selfs were there?" Your answer will lead to your next clue.
After she found out that X=4 she remembered that her favorite aisle in the Art Shop was aisle 4. In aisle 4 she found a not by the watercolors the note said " Here is your next clue, you have 38 watercolors then you ran out of some, now you have 19 watercolors. How many did you throw away?
Melody Screams for Ice Cream
When Melody got her answer she realized that her most favorite of places was the ice cream parlor that had 57 ice cream flavors when she got there she saw another note that said " You have found your last clue, you order less than 49 ice creams for your friends each friend got 7 flavors. How many friends do you have?
Now that Melody solved all of the problems she was so excited see added all her answers together and she got 415. Melody's address was 415 so she was very confused. When she got back to her house she walked into the door she saw the best present you could ever imagine.