Chapter Two

1. Why did Mae's husband resent being awakened by his wife?

2. Why did Mae want to go to the woods?

3. What did Mae place into her pocket?

4. What strange thing is revealed at the end of this chapter?

Vocabulary: melancholy, creases, tolerantly, petticoats, bosom, tarnished, rueful, brim

Enrichment: Create a newspaper about the book. Add a new article for each chapter. Share the newspaper with a friend.
Design a poster promoting your novel and request permission to post it in the school library.