Literature – Seahorses

Seahorses Literature Homework – due 2/28
Read Chapters 17, 18, 19 & 20 of Out of My Mind

Answer these questions:

Chapter 17
What mistake does Mr. Dimming, and many of Melody’s classmates, make about Melody’s physical & mental abilities?

Chapter 18
Why was Melody angry with Penny?

How does Mrs. V react when she hears about what Mr. Dimming said about Melody?

Chapter 19
What two sentences does Melody prepare to explain her condition?

What is something that Penny loves to do?

Chapter 20
Who is supportive of Melody trying out for the Whiz Kids?

Who still has doubts about Melody’s ability to try out for the Whiz Kids?


Bonus Work for Seahorses (optional): 

Imagine you are Melody and you get to draw with crayons for the first time.  Draw a picture with crayons.  Put time into it (remember, you’ve never been able to color with crayons before!).