1. Compare Tommy's two Nanas?
Possible Answer: Tommy's Nana Downstairs was younger than Nana
Upstairs. She could also do more things. She was
stronger. They were both very kind and loved Tommy very much.
2. Which of Tommy's Nanas did you like the best
Possible Answer: I like Nana Upstairs the best. I liked
the things she did with Tommy even if she was old. She made Tommy
very happy. He really liked to spend time with her.
3. Describe how you felt when someone close to
Possible Answer: I was very sad when my dog was hit by a car
and died. My Mom and Dad said, "He's only a dog."
It didn't matter. I still loved him. It was just like a
person had died. It took me a very long time to not think about
him every day.
4. Do you agree with Tommy's mother explanation
of the falling star? Why?
Possible Answer: I liked what Tommy's mother said. I
think it made him feel much better. His mother was very smart to
think of that.
5. Do you like the ending of this book?
Possible Answer: I liked the ending very much. I like the
way Tommy explains to himself that he has two Upstairs Nanas now.
They are upstairs in heaven.