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					Bud, not Buddy

  By
  Christopher Curtis
BUD, NOT BUDDY (Newberry
Award Title) Grades 4+
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ADVANCED ENGLISH (7TH)

            PREPARED
                 BY
        Ms. Anna B. Dumas
    Edward H White Middle School
        Huntsville, AL 35810
Book Review

  Time period – Great Depression
  Description of Bud
      Ten year old orphan boy
      Bud’s possessions

      Flint, Michigan

      Herman F. Calloway

      Survival skills and rules
Discussions and Activities

  Decide which of the “Rules for Things to
   Have a Funner Life and Make a Better
   Liar Out of You” proved helpful to Bud.
  Make and compare your own list of rules
   for survival.
  Make a map showing the action of the
   book from beginning to end.
Discussions and Activities continued

  If the setting of this book were in 2005 in
   your town, how would life for Bud be
   different?
  Compare Bud to Maniac Magee as far as
   background and personality are
   concerned.
Discussions and Activities continued

  Compare this book with Nothing to Fear
   and Out of the Dust which were set
   during the Great Depression.
  Check the facts through research on
   unionization of the railroad porters.
CONCLUSION

  Write a review of the book and share it
   through teleconferencing with another
   school or class.
  Compare the similarities and contrasts of
   this story with another book being read
   by a different school.

				
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