The Trumpet of the Swan Topics for Discussion

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Describe Sam. What particular characteristics does he possess? Was there one thing that you would remember about him?

Do you believe it was right for the father swan to steal the trumpet? Was it more acceptable because he was a swan and could not interact with humans?

Do you think E.B White was teaching us a lesson when he talked about being weighted down with things as Louis tried to fly with his slate, chalk, medal, and moneybag? What lesson? Do you agree?

What was your favorite part of this book? Why did you like it best?

Do you believe that a bird should have its wing clipped so it cannot fly away from a zoo? Does a zoo have a right to put a healthy bird into captivity? Are they better off with man's security?

Discuss Mr. Lucas. Mr. Lucas made sure that Louis did...

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