Guess What’s Inside!
Disabilities can’t stop you from doing nothing. If you still have disabilities, you can do stuff like play soccer and ride a bike.
All Aboard the Book!
In the beginning, Emmanuel’s mom wish someone can carry him to school because Emmanuel was getting heavy for his mom. Emmanuel had no one to play soccer with. Then he saved his money to get a soccer ball.
Picture your favorite Part
In Emmanuel’s Dream, my favorite part is when Emmanuel try to tell people to help him get a bike. In Ghana, they said no money. He send a letter to San Diego, California, and they send him a bike and a helmet, shorts, and gloves!
What a character!
The setting is in his home Ghana, beautiful Africa.
What’s the Problem?
The problem is that he want to do something rather than play soccer.
What’s the Solution?
One day, they send him a bike, plus a helmet, shorts, socks, gloves! He was happy.
That’s the Big Idea?
Don’t let things stop you.
Disabilities can’t stop you.
Try, try, never give up.
Never make fun of people.
Beginning: He was a great little boy. He mom was carrying him to school.
Fact 1: Emmanuel has a broken leg.
Fact 2: His mom died.
Fact 3: His father left when he was born.
Fact 4: Someone got him bike.
My Book Review
Title: Emmanuel's’ Dream
Author: Laurie Ann Thompson
It was about never judge a book by its cover. Emmanuel is someone I got to meet! I give it five stars. I would recommend this book to you!
New Words Learned
Fists, faith, lunging, boarded, bustling, beloved, Ghana, athletes, foundation
My Reading Log