Letter #2 Guiding Questions
The Peaceful family could be described as one filled with close, loving
relationships between its members – mother to son, brother to brother, etc.
Discuss one of the relationships in the Peaceful family and how it develops during
these first four chapters.
Tommo feels he is keeping a guilty secret about his father’s death. How does this
influence the way he acts? How does it affect his relationship with Charlie and the
rest of his family?
Choose one of the following characters and discuss his or her role in the story:
The Colonel, Grandma Wolf, Big Joe, Molly.
Due: Wednesday, January 14 / Thursday, January 15