Ashley Ashley Kelly Carruthers Crystal Joyce Kelly Rainey Postreading Activity Title: The Quiltmakers Gift Author: Jeff Brumbeau Grade Level: 3 - 5 Summary: The Quilt Maker is a woman who makes admiral quilts that everyone wants to purchase; however, the woman will not sell the quilts for money, but instead, she gives her quilts to the poor people. The King finds out about the Quilt Maker and wants to get one of her quilts for himself. When the Quilt Maker tells the King that he has to give away everything he owns before she gives him a quilt, he refuses; however, as the story unfolds, the King becomes less selfish in order to get what he wants, one of the Quilt Maker’s prized quilts. Literary Report Card King’s Elementary School Student: The Quilt maker Characteristic Grade Comment The Quilt Maker made the most beautiful quilts Creative A ever made. The Quilt Maker stood up to the King and told Brave A him that she would not make him a quilt until he gave away everything he owned. The Quilt Maker kept her word and gave the Honest A King a quilt after he gave away all of his belongings. The Quilt Maker would not sell her quilts for Greedy D money, but instead, she would only give the quilts away to the poor people. The Quilt Maker wanted things to meet her standards, in other words, she wanted her way Selfish C such as when she stuck to her word and refused to give the King a quilt until he gave away his belongings.