Storm in the Night


1.  Grandfather tells Thomas a story because they can't read or watch TV.  What is something you have done when the lights have gone out?

2.  Why do you think Thomas found it hard to believe his grandfather had ever been a boy?

3.  What are some sounds you hear at night when you cannot sleep?

4.  Do you think Grandfather knew that Thomas was afraid of storms?  Why?

5.  Grandfather explains that it is perfectly natural to be afraid of the dark?  Name something else that is perfectly natural to be afraid of and explain why you believe this.



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