Q. 24.2( 119 Votes )
What are Maddie’s thoughts as they go to Boggins Heights?
Maddie thought that they would find Wanda as she and Peggy were going to Boggins Heights. She wanted to apologize and stop Wanda from leaving the school. They wanted to tell her about her victory in the contest and praise her beautiful dresses. They also wanted to convince her that they would fight anybody who was not nice to her.
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Are you interested in drawing and painting? Ritu Kumar, one of India’s best- known dress designers, has no formal training in designing. She started by sketching ideas for her own dresses so much that they asked her to design clothes for them, and even paid her for it! Imagine you are going to make a career out of your hobby. What sort of things will you need to learn? Write a paragraph or two on this topic after consulting an expert or doing reference work on your chosen area.NCERT - First Flight
Rewrite a part of the story as if Wanda is telling us her own story.NCERT - First Flight
The story of Wanda Petronski presents many characters engaged in many kinds of behavior (teasing, playing, sitting in class). From groups. Choose an episode or episodes from the story. Assign roles to each member of the group from that episode, and try to act it.NCERT - First Flight
Look up these phrasal verbs in a dictionary to find out if they can be used in some other way. (Look at the entries for line, think, take and stand in the dictionary). Find out what other prepositions can go with these verbs. What does each of these phrasal verbs mean?
1. Lined up: All the students were lined up for the national anthem in the assembly.
2. Thought up: Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam had thought up his inventions for the country.
3. Took off: After coming home from school, I first took off my shoes.
4. Stood by: The teachers always stood by the Principal.NCERT - First Flight
Use at least five such phrasal verbs in sentences of your own.NCERT - First Flight
Colours are used to describe feelings, moods, and emotions. Match the following ‘colour expressions’ with a suggested paraphrase.NCERT - First Flight
Look again at the letter which Wanda’s father writes to Miss Mason, Wanda’s teacher. Mr. Petronski is not quite aware how to write a formal letter in English. Can you rewrite it more appropriately? Discuss the following with your partner before you do so. The format of a formal letter: How to begin the letter and how to end it; the language of the letter needs to be formal (Avoid informal words like ‘holler’ and fragments like ‘No more ask why funny name.’)
Write complete sentences.NCERT - First Flight
Did they get a reply? Who was more anxious for a reply, Peggy or Maddie? How do you know?NCERT - First Flight
What did the girls write to Wanda?NCERT - First Flight
Find the sentences in the story with the following phrasal verbs.