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  1. page Because of Winn-Dixie edited Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo {1814.jpg} Because of Winn Dixie tells the story of te…
    Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
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    Because of Winn Dixie tells the story of ten-year old Opal. She has just moved to Naomi, Florida with her preacher father. On an errand to the grocery store Opal finds a large, ugly, homeless dog. Opal is immediately attached to the dog whom she names Winn Dixie after the grocery store where she finds him. Together they make friends with Otis, an ex-convict who runs the local pet store; Miss Fanny, the librarian who has a desk full of "Litmus Lozenges" a type of candy which her great grandfather invented; and Gloria Dump, the lady the local children think of as a witch because of her jungle-like yard. This book will make you laugh as Opal and Winn Dixie make friends with these very likable characters in this small southern town.
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    Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
    Because of Winn Dixie tells the story of ten-year old Opal. She has just moved to Naomi, Florida with her preacher father. On an errand to the grocery store Opal finds a large, ugly, homeless dog. Opal is immediately attached to the dog whom she names Winn Dixie after the grocery store where she finds him. Together they make friends with Otis, an ex-convict who runs the local pet store; Miss Fanny, the librarian who has a desk full of "Litmus Lozenges" a type of candy which her great grandfather invented; and Gloria Dump, the lady the local children think of as a witch because of her jungle-like yard. This book will make you laugh as Opal and Winn Dixie make friends with these very likable characters in this small southern town.
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    Its a very special Wiki, all for you! This wiki will have your reading questions posted on it and will tell you what you need to read and complete each week.
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    the story.
    If you get stuck on any words, remember to use the definition feature of iBooks as it will tell you how to say the word as well as the meaning.
    If you have any questions you can ask me, or email me if you are not at school. Dont worry about a time from for getting each set of questions done as we will work on these together and at your speed.
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    Welcome to Your New Wiki!
    Its a very special Wiki, all for you! This wiki will have your reading questions posted on it and will tell you what you need to read and complete each week.
    We will start by reading your book together and discussing words you are unfamiliar with as well as what is happening in the story.
    If you get stuck on any words, remember to use the definition feature of iBooks as it will tell you how to say the word as well as the meaning.
    If you have any questions you can ask me, or email me if you are not at school. Dont worry about a time from for getting each set of questions done as we will work on these together and at your speed.

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Monday, April 16

  1. page Because of Winn-Dixie edited Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo http://www.scholastic.com/winndixie/index.htm
    Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
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  2. page Chapter 25-26 edited Chapters Twenty Five and Twenty Six Winn-Dixie is missing. The questions below relate to events …
    Chapters Twenty Five and Twenty Six
    Winn-Dixie is missing. The questions below relate to events in these chapters. Answer each question using complete sentences.
    1. How did Opal’s friends find Winn-Dixie?
    2. Where had Winn-Dixie been hiding?
    3. How did they get Winn-Dixie to come out?
    4. Why did Opal say she probably wouldn’t think of her mother as much anymore?
    5. What did Dunlap do that surprised Opal?
    6. How did Opal show that she wanted to be friends with Amanda?

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  3. page Chapter 23-24 edited Chapters Twenty Three and Twenty Four Winn-Dixie disappears. The questions below relate to event…
    Chapters Twenty Three and Twenty Four
    Winn-Dixie disappears. The questions below relate to events in these chapters. Answer each question using complete sentences.
    1. How did Opal realize that Winn-Dixie was missing?
    2. What advice did Gloria Dump give Opal before she left to look for Winn-Dixie?
    3. Why did Sweetie Pie say Winn-Dixie couldn’t be lost?
    4. Who went with Opal to look for Winn-Dixie?
    5. What was the real reason Opal was so upset when her father said they had to give up the search?
    6. What was the one thing that Opal’s father said he was thankful her mother left behind?

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  4. page Chapter 21-22 edited Chapters Twenty One and Twenty Two Opal throws a party. The questions below relate to events in …
    Chapters Twenty One and Twenty Two
    Opal throws a party. The questions below relate to events in these chapters. Answer each question using complete sentences.
    1. What did Opal and Gloria Dump make to eat for the party?
    2. How did Opal know that Otis had arrived?
    3. What did Otis bring to the party?
    4. Why didn’t Opal think the Dewberry boys would come to the party?
    5. What did Opal mistake for a growling in Winn-Dixie’s stomach?
    6. Why did Amanda suggest that they go inside?

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