Global Read-A-Loud 2012: The One and Only Ivan

As you know, we have joined the Global Read-a-Loud 2012 along with 126 classrooms around the world. Together we will be reading the book, The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate. Here is a video trailer of the book:

 

 

Here is the cover of the book:

 

In the comments section of this post, I would like you to tell me what you think of the book so far – page 1-78.  If you need a little extra help, use this list to help you:

  1. Summarize the passage in the book we’ve read so far
  2. Tell me if you liked/disliked some of the characters
  3. Tell me how you felt listening to the book so far
  4. Make a prediction of where you think the story will go from here

 

Remember to…

  • Read your work, or have a friend read your work, before you submit.
  • Form full sentences.
  • Look for words underlined in red to indicate spelling mistakes.
  • Stay on topic.