“The Cricket in Times Square”
Copyright 2012 by Jason Elliott
Reading Guide Chapter one
Discuss in your group and talk about a time when you or someone you knew adopted an outdoor pet. How did they care for the pet? What were some of the benefits and problems of having the pet? How did your parents like the pet? What finally happened?
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Read Chapter one in your group.
HW Write a paragraph about two different character types in the book – The city slicker and the country hick. What are some of the differences between these two character types?