Plan & Prep · Planning and Preparation

Story #10 She Had to Walk Before Before She Could Run

Title: She Had to Walk Before Before She Could Run Genre: BiographyEssential Question: How do people meet personal challenges? Comprehension Skill: Author’s Point of ViewVocabulary Strategy: IdiomsWords to Know: summit, assess, compensate, deteriorated, devastating, implement, peripheral, potential Day One 7 min Essential Question Bell Ringer; How do people meet personal challenges?3 min Essential Question Bell… Continue reading Story #10 She Had to Walk Before Before She Could Run

Coffee Girl Reads · What I Read · Young Adult

The Magic Finger by Roald Dahl

A narrative from the girl who is highly against the act of hunting acts upon her emotions, through as she calls it her magical finger. Dahl brings a social issue into the life of a child in this humorous adventure. The main character and narrator, a highly opinionated eight- year old girl and the antagonists’ two neighborhood brothers. Supporting characters; Mr. & Mrs. Gregg's and the ducks. The theme is the rights of people to own guns and make game out of shooting innocent animals.