The Apple Tree
Bibliographic Information: Hodson, M.C., Tharp-Thee, S. (2015). The apple tree. Oklahoma. The RoadRunner Press.
Short Annotation: The story is about a little boy who grew an apple. His apple tree took a while to grow until the little boy tied a red apple on the tree and the tree was so pleased. After a while both the little boy and the tree grew tall and strong.
Grade Level: 2nd Grade
Readers who like this book: Readers who love nature and love to learn another language because the book also is written in Cherokee.
Personal Response and Rating: (1-4): 4. I felt that the story was a very happy one and I loved how another was incorporated within the story it made it that much more special.
Text-Dependent Question: What color are the apples that the tree grows?