James Watt and the Teapot James Watt and the Teapot
ReadOasis Step 2 A little boy was sitting in his grandmother's kitchen. He was watching the red fire in the wide open fireplace. He... James Watt and the Teapot

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A little boy was sitting in his grandmother's kitchen. He was watching the red fire in the wide open fireplace. He quietly thought about the causes of things. He was always thinking and always wanting to know how things worked.

"Grandma," he asked, "what makes the fire burn?"

This was not the first time he had asked his grandmother questions that she could not answer. So she continued cooking. She pretended she did not hear the question.

Above the fire an old teapot was hang...

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