Reading Assignment: Read pages 32-45 in The Hundred Penny Box
Writing Assignment: Aunt Dew uses her pennies to remember the years of her life. And for each year, she calls up a particular event that made it special. Pick a year in your life that you think was especially important, maybe it was the first year you went to school or the year you met your best friend. Or maybe it was the first year you took a trip to another country. Start by introducing the year in a phrase like this: “ For me, 2012 was a truly important year. That was the year I…. Describe what happened in that year. Then explain why it was a particularly important year for you.