This is a lit log (for a novel study, literature circle, and/or a read aloud) for Fly Away by Patricia MacLachlan. The themes of the novel are floods, siblings, and family. The main focus skills of the lit log are to use the text to answer questions and to describe characters. Other skills are: recounting a story, using the text to describe the setting, determining the meaning of words as they are used in a text, and using the text to make inferences.
Guided Reading: O
Interest Level: 2nd - 5th grade