Find the power to stand up for yourself and what you believe in. Students will become highly-engaged in activities presented this resource. Make predictions about happen following chapters based on know of characters so far. Describe how Palmer felt pigeons his reactions from first two Pigeon Days. Answer multiple choice questions Palmer’s experience with friends. Retell reasons not wanting be a wringer as he tells them Dorothy. Create poem that describes actions throughout story. three important settings novel discuss some plot events happened at each them. Aligned your State Standards, additional crossword, word search, comprehension quiz answer key are also included. About Novel: Wringer teaches students importance self confidence standing against bullying. LaRue dreads day turn ten years old. When was just four old, witnessed Day—a yearly celebration takes place during Family Fest small town Waymer. On day, five thousand shot. Traumatized by saw, forever feared would wringer. A is someone who wrings neck wounded pigeons. Nearing tenth birthday, falls group bullies hate more than anything. At first, proud new friendship, but all changes when befriends pigeon. highlights Palmer’s struggle between friends think feels right.

Thru the Wringer is a story of personal transformation based on real people and events. Follow along as Society 9, an organization made up highly successful yet anonymous people, share its secrets– powerful secrets that change lives fortunes for better. If financial security, happiness emotional fulfillment are your goals, this must read.

Newbery Honor Book * ALA Notable Children’s “Deeply felt. Presents a moral question with great care and sensitivity.” —The New York Times “A spellbinding story about rites of passage.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) realistic the intensity fable.” Horn “Thought-provoking.” —School Library Journal In Palmer LaRue’s hometown Waymer, turning ten is biggest event boy’s life. But for Palmer, his tenth birthday not something to look forward to, but dread. Then one day, visitor appears on windowsill, knows that this, more than anything else, sign time up. Somehow, he must learn how stop being afraid stand up what believes in. Wringer powerful tour de force from Medal winner Jerry Spinelli.