“Song of the Trees” Study Guide Directions: Using your textbook, answer the following questions on a sheet of notebook paper. 1. Where does this story take place? 2. How can we best describe the character of David Logan? 3. What is the story “Song of the Trees” mostly about? 4. How can the historical period of this story be described? 5. What event prevents the children from being whipped by Mr. Andersen? 6. How is the conflict of the story related to the setting of the story? 7. From which character’s point of view is the story told? 8. What inference can be made from the fact that Mama didn’t want to tell her children that she is sick? 9. What is a main idea of “Song of the Trees” 10. At the end of the story the narrator says, “I waited, But the trees gave no answer.” What do these lines suggest?