We are learning how to get all that we can as we JOURNEY through books using:
The following are some FANTASTIC Videos to Introduce Each Signpost:
Can you find the signposts in each of these clips?
Contrast and Contradiction
Why would the character act (feel) this way?
“French Roast” (Reject then accept beggar)
“Geri’s Game” (Old man playing chess)
“Presto” (The Magician and the Rabbit)
“Sweet Cocoon” (Butterfly Metamorphism)
Remember to ask: How might this change things?
“Day and Night”
“Partly Cloudy” (Clouds and Baby Critters)
What does this question make me wonder about?
“Abiogenesis” (Sci Fi of Earth’s creation)
“Cupido” (Cupid mixup)
“Glued” (Mom tries to get son to play outside)
“One More Page” (Loss of a daughter)
“Tamara” (Deaf Girl with Dream to Dance)
“The Scarecrow” (Natural food)
Words of the Wiser
What’s the life lesson and how might it affect the character?
“Boundin’” (Cosner’s FAVORITE!!)
“Lifted” (Alien newbie learns to abduct)
“One Man Band” (Girl teach musicians a lesson)
“Soar” (Girl helps a small person fly) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xI7biAH2I
Again and Again
Why might the author bring this up again and again?
“Ascendation” (Retriving items)
“BurnE” (Repairing light again and again)
“Dug’s Special Mission” (gets in the way)
“Lava” (Disney song of two volcanoes)
Why might this memory be important?
“Time Travel Mater” (going back in time)
“Lily and the Snowman” (childhood memory)
“Shoe” (Poverty and desires)