Imagine you are Ida in the days and weeks after Wes died. You are hanging out your washing on the line while the children are doing the farm work. Write your thoughts. (page 79) Tips: Re- read the passage and your notes.
Alone on a Wide Wide Sea.
Provide the context- what is happening, the
situation, make references to what had happened. Refer to your emotions- what you think about the situation and your feelings. Refer to what you feel about the children and their situation. Refer to what will happen later on in the story. Connect you thoughts to the ideas developed in the book.