Short story for Level 2+. Mostly written in the past tense, "La policía ejemplar" is short, suspenseful, and entertaining while highlighting aspects of the Argentine culture.
Marcela and Rhonda are hardworking policewomen in Buenos Aires, Argentina. As they take notice of the lively nocturnal scene, they count their blessings that their shift is almost over. But, it isn’t. The police dispatch gives them their last assignment…and it changes one of their lives for forever (Happy ending).
This story is written mostly in the past tense. Unfamiliar words are bolded. The story incorporates cultural references from Argentina such as Bombonera Stadium, La Boca Neighborhood, Immigration, and Night Life (nothing inappropriate).
1. Short Story 8.5 x11 Whole Class version
2. FVR Booklet
3. Comprehension Questions Included (in class version copy)
4. PDF and Word Version Included