Do you think you would like to live forever? It would be both good and bad, depending on how you looked at it.
I'm sure you know of people who are "old," but they age as they go, just like you. I'm not for sure that I could be 30 forever. Would that mean I would never have grandchildren? Would I never know what it would be like to not have to work, or to retire? It brings up many questions.
There is a movie for Tuck Everlasting. After you read the book, feel free to watch it and decide which is better. (The book ALWAYS is!!)
For Artists Only
Choose 5 important scenes from the book. Draw and color the pictures. Label the pictures on the back.
Use paper at LEAST 8 ½ by 11. Explain to me why the scenes you chose are important in the book on the back of each page.
Imagine that you could choose to stay the same age forever. What age would you choose? List three reasons why you would want to be that age.
Then list three problems with staying that age forever.
Imagine that the Tucks are everlasting
and still wandering earth. Write a
description of them if they came into
your town this year. Describe where
you might seem them, what they would be doing, and how you would
recognize them. Your writing needs
to be at least a page long.