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Marshmallow Experience Meets Dad

MY DAD IS A TREE by Jon Agee

Do you know what it is like to be a tree? When a clever little girl who wants to stay outside all day, tricks her Dad into pretending to be a tree, her Dad discovers a day in the life of a tree.

Characters: Madeleine, Dad

Theme: discovery

Conflict: what happens next

Perspective: first person

Style: play

Plot: While her Dad does yard work, Madeleine stands with her arms out. Her Dad asks her, "what are you doing?" Madeleine answers she is pretending to be a tree. Her Dad then asks her why she is pretending to be a tree and Madeleine explains because trees get to stay outside all day. Madeleine convinces her Dad to pretend to be a tree with her which he does. Together they spend the day, discovering a day in the life of a tree.

Setting: Madeleine's yard

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Cynthia Centerbar
Cynthia Centerbar
20 août 2023
Noté 5 étoiles sur 5.

A full day in the present, clever.

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