We are going to read a story about a man who cannot stop mourning the death of his wife. Have you ever tried to comfort someone, but you couldnt? If so, what did you do or say? How did it feel to not be able to help someone you care about?
We are going to read a story about a man who cannot stop mourning the death of his wife.
How do you prefer to be comforted? Do you think the person preferred to stay sad, or do you think he or she wanted to be cheered up? What might be a special or unusual way to comfort someone
While Im reading… 1)Mark with a C places where you connect something in the text with your knowledge or experience. 1)Mark with a ? places where you have a question about the story.
Student name Student question (*) means speculative – not as useful 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) 11)