- 1 Who is the narrator of my side of the mountain?
- 2 Is the book My Side of the Mountain a true story?
- 3 Who is Sam Gribley?
- 4 What is the main idea of my side of the mountain?
- 5 What is the problem in my side of the mountain?
- 6 What animals are in my side of the mountain?
- 7 What is the side of a mountain called?
- 8 What happens at the end of my side of the mountain?
- 9 What does Sam learn about himself while living in the wild?
- 10 Is Frightful a girl or boy?
- 11 Who was Matt spell?
- 12 Does frightful die in my side of the mountain?
- 13 Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Dragon?
Who is the narrator of my side of the mountain?
|Listening Length||4 hours and 36 minutes|
|Author||Jean Craighead George|
|Audible.com Release Date||December 05, 2017|
Is the book My Side of the Mountain a true story?
My Side of the Mountain, a novel by Jean Craighead George, is not a true story. It is realistic fiction.
Who is Sam Gribley?
Sam Gribley is the protagonist in Jean Craighead George’s novel My Side of the Mountain. A young boy from New York City, Sam leaves his crowded apartment to spend time living in the wild near his great grandfather’s abandoned farm in the Catskill Mountains.
What is the main idea of my side of the mountain?
My Side of the Mountain is a fascinating fictional chronicle of a year in the wilderness. Interwoven in this story are the themes of solitude, survival, coming of age, and balance. Sam Gribley fulfills his dream of living on his own in the woods.
What is the problem in my side of the mountain?
Conflict in My Side of the Mountain Sam has to struggle to make a life in the forest, knowing that not only his immediate survival depends upon it, but also that winter is coming and that he will die if he does not make adequate preparations.
What animals are in my side of the mountain?
In the novel, My Side of the Mountain, there are many characters that are animals. The class will be asked to list all the animal characters in the novel aloud. While they are doing this, the teacher will write each animal on the board (peregrine falcon, weasel, raccoon, skunk, deer, red fox).
What is the side of a mountain called?
The Windward is the side of a mountain that is facing into the direction that the wind is coming from. The Leeward side is the wind protected side of a mountain.
What happens at the end of my side of the mountain?
At the end of the book, Sam’s family comes up the mountain to visit him. He is as happy to see them as they are to see him. And instead of dragging him away from this place that he loves, to go back to city life that he hated and left, his family surprises him by moving up onto the mountain with him.
What does Sam learn about himself while living in the wild?
By challenging himself, Sam would know his own limit. Sam’s food including fish that he can find in the stream, animals like rabbit that caught together with Frightful, or plants that he can found in Catskill Mountain. Living in the wilderness makes Sam learns many things in nature about animal and people.
Is Frightful a girl or boy?
Frightful is a female peregrine falcon that Sam took from her nest when she was barely two weeks old to raise and train her as a hunting hawk in the art of falconry, during the novel “My Side of the Mountain”.
Who was Matt spell?
Matt Spell An aspiring news author who finds Sam in the woods.
Does frightful die in my side of the mountain?
Death by Adaptation: At the end of the movie version of My Side of the Mountain, Frightful the hawk gets shot and dies. In the book, she not only lives, but ends up with three sequels focusing on her.
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Dragon?
In the valley of Fruitless mountain, a young girl named Minli lives in a ramshackle hut with her parents. In the evenings, her father regales her with old folktales of the Jade Dragon and the Old Man on the Moon, who knows the answers to all of life’s questions.