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Why did Rose's parents call her Thunder Rose?
because thunder and lightning watched over her. she snored as loud as thunder
What is an example of exaggeration in the story?
She woke up hungry as a bear; she drank milk from the cow
What are the context clues to determine the meaning of punctuate.
to mark her name as a thunderbolt....it was black as pitch
What are some of Rose's accomplishments in this story?
skilled at making things with metal, staked fences, made a branding iron for pa, stopped thieves
"Ive got to do something about this", Rose declared. What does this tell you about Rose?
that she cared for the animals
Why does the author use hyperbole (exaggeration) by saying" "Her eyes flashed lightining. She bit down and gnashed thunder from her teeth," instead of just saying she was angry?
It helps to show how angry she was
how do you thing Rose felt as she facer her challenge?
weighted down, because they were coming from every direction. But she was confident and strong, even though she felt a little nervous too.
How was this challenge different from the other challenges Rose faced? How was it the same?
She wasn't sure of what to do, but she still had to be strong.
What do you thinkg Rose's voice had the effect it did on the Tornadoes?
She sang with the lightning in her veins.
What do you think the author means by the "bull's-eye that was set at the center of her heart" in the last sentence?
Challenges seem to head straight for Rose.
What is the author's main purpose in this selection(writing this story)?
To Entertain. Amusing and Entertaining; told with exaggeration (bigger than life) (Tall Tale)
What does it mean whe Rose asks "Is this fork in the road with witch I have my final supper?"
She wonders if she will be destroyed
What are the clue words that come before or after a word that you need to know what it means?
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