Reading Assignment: Finish up Sounder
Writing Assignment: Please write a paragraph explaining the two different attitudes toward life the boy's parents represent. In effect, your paragraph should answer the question, what does each parent suggest is the best way to live.
Good class today. The book is not easy and except for Sounder's being shot, you all did very well. Actually, can you take a look at page 26 and think about why you were unsure about what happened to Sounder? In other words, what in the book made it difficult to understand that he had been shot while trying to get to his master.