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- Date of assignment
- Strong topic sentence for your paragraph
- Alternate topics accepted
- Reread for revisions and edits
- 25 points for each entry unless otherwise marked
- 5 points for each day late

- Enjoy and Engage with these characters and discover what you are learning for your own life's events and circumstances!!!!

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Alex W
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Devind
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Bradley Y
Elizabeth


Nothing But the Truth


1. Do you think parents should believe the stories their children tell, or should they investigate the truth when important matters are involved? Do you think a parent's role is to give a child emotional support even when he or she has done something wrong? Is there a point at which a parent may have to let society punish a child for wrong-doing?

2. When a rule at school does not make sense to you, do you have the right to decide which rules you will obey and which you will not? Can you think of a rule you would refuse to obey? What would be the consequences?






































































































































Why would Julian make the comment about Darth Sidious? Was he trying to hurt August on purpose? Why do you think he would do that?



1/9/15-Why is Mom more scared than Auggie at this point?

1/12/15- What are your feelings at the end of the tour? How was the tour?

1/12/15- What about Auggie surprises you in the chapter, "Home"?

1/16/15- What are your feelings about Jack Will after finishing Part One? Explain!!!!

1/16/15- What could possibly change Auggie's mind about not going back to school? would you go back? Should he tell someone what happened?

1/16/15- What have learned from reading Part One of this novel? 50 points

1/26/15- On page 83, Via shares with us that the galaxy is changing. Planets are falling out of alignment. What does she mean?

1/26/15- After rereading the last paragraph on page 87, what does Via mean about the blanket? Explain!!!

2/2/15- Why did Summer leave the party? What would you have done? Please explain your answers.

2/9/15- After reading the letters, emails, Facebook posts, and texts, what did you learn about Melissa Albans and Lawrence Tushman?

2/9/15- Would you have forgiven Jack? Why or why not?

2/9/15- The War now has official sides. Where do you see yourself in this war and why?

2/19/15- What is you final decision about telling Mr. Tushman about the notes?

2/23/15- What are you learning about family in this novel? Give examples from novel to support your ideas. 50 points































- We've all known kids like Julian. How do you handle being around or with this person?
- What about Auggie surprises you in the chapter. "Home"?
Why would Julian make the comment about Darth Sidious? Was he trying to hurt August on purpose? Why do you think he would do that?2/18/16- (50 points) On page 248, Miranda admits to herself.."for the first time in a very, very long time, I felt absolutely happy." Explain why she feels this way and be sure to use supporting details.