This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Marine Band Harmonica - The one relic Yolanda and Andrew's father leaves behind after he is killed in the line of duty.
Double-Dutch - A form of jump roping in which two girls spin the ropes simultaneously.
Willard School - The school both Yolanda and Andrew attend in Grand River, Michigan.
Asphalt Hill - The area of the park where the skateboarders practice.
Stellar's - The music store where Yolanda convinces the shop keeper that Andrew is a musical genius.
Chocolate Fudge Cake - What Yolanda teaches Shirley to bake...
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