Please read "Slower Than the Rest," by Cynthia Rylant, which is posted on Google Classroom. I love this story! Choose one of the following prompts to respond to. Submit your response in class by Friday afternoon.
This Week's Prompt Choices (choose one):
- Text Connection: Does this story connect with what you have seen or experienced in school? Explain how.
- Word Review: Are there at least four words that are unfamiliar? Look them up and write their definitions. Quote the lines of text where they appear. Explain their meaning within the story in kid-friendly language.
- Succinct Summary: Tell what the story is about through a detailed yet succinct summary. Be clear on who the characters are and what’s important in the story.