Monday, 17 November 2014
The City of Ember is a dark, poor city. Kids get jobs at 12 years old! A girl named Lina gets the job of a pipe works worker. A boy named Doon got the job Messenger. They traded jobs and now Lina has the job of a Messenger and Doon is a pipe works Worker. They embark on their journey as a messenger and pipe works worker.
This book helps my class with our inferencing and predicting skills. We use the clues in the book to predict what happens in the future and we also inference how the characters feel at times in the story. We predict what will happen in the next chapter.