Mr. Doswell’s ELA Group Assignment                        November 19, 2013

We will begin Unit 3, “Animals Are Characters, Too”, beginning upon our return to school after Christmas break.  In preparation for the unit:

All students in Mr. Doswell’s reading group will choose and read a book that has animal characters or is about an animal.  Some suggestions follow:

Because of Winn-Dixie (Kate DiCamillo)

Ralph S. Mouse (Beverly Cleary)

The Race Across America No. 37 (Geronimo Stilton)

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIHM (Robert C. O’Brien)

Marley: A Dog Like No Other- A Special Adaptation for Young Readers (John Grogan)

Lewis and Clark and Me:  A Dog’s Tale (Laurie Myers and Michael Dooling)

Please make sure the book has been completed and is at school on or before January 9th, 2014.

Please email me with any questions:

Mrs. Sharon Redmond