The Neff 5E Readers Guild

January 4th, 2010

The students of Neff 5E use this site to develop our love of and skills for reading.

guild: an organization of persons with related interests, goals, etc.summer-reading-2

My Brother Sam is Dead

January 3rd, 2010

What would you try to do to convince people that Sam was innocent? Why? (Alexa)

If you were Sam, would you be able to go against your parents’ rules like Sam did? Why or why not? (Kathleen M)

Do you think it was a good decision for sam to go to war? Explain. (David)

Do you think it was a good idea for Sam to try to get back the cattle? Explain. (Colby)


January 3rd, 2010

If you were in Brian’s situation, do you think that you would survive? If so, how would you get home? If not, how would you die? (Ethan)

If you were Brian and the pilot had a heart attack would you land or would you keep flying? Why? (B0bby)

If you were Brian what would you do to survive the Canadian Wilderness? (Juliana)

Why was keeping Brian’s “fish spear” needed? Explain why or why or why not?(Ryan)

If you were Brian, what would you do differently to survive? (Sara)

Mummies in the Morning

January 3rd, 2010


January 3rd, 2010

Why did Penn Webb sign up to be a cheerleader? (Sarah)

Why is Crash

so rude to Penn at the start of the book? (Leksie)

why is crash such bully to Penn?

Artemis Fowl

January 3rd, 2010

Why didn’t Artemis keep Holy drugged up so she couldn’t escape?(Allison)

Why is Artemis so evil? (Alex)

Why does Artemis want to live forever? (Nicky)

Why did Artemis want to use his mom’s drugs to fall asleep in the time freeze? (Emma)

Call it Courage

January 3rd, 2010

Why do you think Mafatu left the island an a canoe if he is scared of the water? (Sky)

Why did Mafatu go all the way home to prove he had courage? (Kathleen)

If Mafatu didn’t die from starvation in the end, do you think the villagers and Mafatu’s father would be pround of him or would they make fun of him again.Explain your answer.(Lei)

Which was more dangerous to Mafatu, the shark or the octopus?  Explain your thinking. (Seth)