Friday, May 29, 2020

Discussion #7 : Chapters 31-35 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

Discussion Questions for Chapters 31-35 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

1. Why isn't Miggery Sow afraid as she stands in the dungeon with Gregory's meal?

2. Who saves Despereaux from the dungeon and the rats? How do they do it?

3. What does Miggery Sow do to Despereaux?

4. Did you read or learn any new words you had never seen before?

5. What did you think of chapters 31-35? Did you like them? What do you think is going to happen next?

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Next Friday we will discuss chapters 36-40.
Happy Reading!

Friday, May 22, 2020

Discussion #6 : Chapters 26-30 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

Discussion Questions for Chapters 26-30 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

1. Miggery Sow tells several characters that she is going to be a princess. Compare and contrast their reactions to Miggery's statement.

2. What do Miggery Sow and Princess Pea have in common?

3. What kinds of different jobs did Miggery Sow have to do at the castle?

4. Did you read or learn any new words you had never seen before?

5. What did you think of chapters 26-30? Did you like them? What do you think is going to happen next?

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Next Friday we will discuss chapters 31-35!
Happy Reading!

Friday, May 15, 2020

Discussion #5 : Chapters 21-25 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

Discussion Questions for Chapter 21-25 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

1. What does the Queen love more than anything in the world? Why is it banned from the kingdom?

2. Who is Miggery Sow?

3. What does Roscuro steal from the banquet hall?

4. Did you read or learn any new words you had never seen before?

5. What did you think of chapters 21-25? Did you like them? What do you think is going to happen next?

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Next Friday we will discuss chapters 26-30!
Happy Reading!

Friday, May 8, 2020

Discussion #4 : Chapter 16-20 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

Discussion Questions for Chapter 16-20 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

1. Who are Roscuro and Botticelli?

2. What does Botticelli tell Roscuro will happen if he goes up into the light? Was his prediction accurate?

3. Why does Botticelli tell Roscuro to take the red cloth from the new prisoner? What does Roscuro believe the cloth will do?

4. Did you read or learn any new words you had never seen before?

5. What did you think of chapters 16-20? Did you like them? What do you think is going to happen next?

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Next Friday we will discuss chapters 21-25!
Happy Reading!

Friday, May 1, 2020

Discussion #3 : Chapters 11-15 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

Discussion Questions for Chapter 11-15 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

1. What would you have done if you were Despereaux's Mother or Brother?

2. Why is Despereaux taken to the dungeon?

3. Who is Gregory, and how does he help Despereaux?

4. Did you read or learn any new words you had never seen before?

5. What did you think of chapters 11-15? Did you like them? What do you think is going to happen next?

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Next Friday we will discuss chapters 16-20!
Happy Reading!

Discussion #11 : Chapters 51-43 of "The Tale of Despereaux"

Discussion Questions for Chapters 51-53 of "The Tale of Despereaux" 1. Which two characters lose their tails in the story? How do ...