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What character traits does Rachel have in Ginger Pye?

Rachel is Jerry, the main character's sister in the story Ginger Pye. She is described as adventurous and intelligent. She is frequently making up stories and adventures to play with Jerry and...

Latest answer posted May 10, 2019 4:14 pm UTC

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What are the most important passages in chapters 12 and 13 and why?

Rachel's empathy for others has grown by Chapter 12. She recalls how grateful a tramp had been to discover a discarded pork chop put out by her mother: "Then Mama had gone back upstairs and she...

Latest answer posted June 8, 2007 11:16 am UTC

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What time is Ginger Pye set in?

Gbeatty is right. According to the novel analysis here on eNotes, the time period for this is "probably in the late 1910s. The setting does not seem dated, however, because the characters and...

Latest answer posted May 7, 2007 4:01 am UTC

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I am a teacher looking for higher level thinking questions for each chapter of Ginger Pye. I work with third grade...

I also have been frustrated when I haven't been able to find teaching materials for a book on eNotes. However, I encourage you to keep using this fantastic web site. Right now eNotes has only what...

Latest answer posted January 28, 2008 5:30 am UTC

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Not a question, but interesting story to go along with Ginger Pye In my 3rd grade class last year, we did a unit on...

I love this story, too. When I taught middle school, some of my slower readers were reading and loving this book.Thanks for sharing such a nice tale.

Latest answer posted November 7, 2008 12:52 pm UTC

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If Ginger Pye was turned into a movie, what song(s) would you have go along with it? Help. It's for school. Due...

hmm....well Ginger Pye is a mystery as well as a story about a loving family and a missing pet. For the mystery section (and the part where they are looking for the dog on Thanksgiving day) I...

Latest answer posted June 1, 2007 12:52 am UTC

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What are some key (new) vocabulary words for chapters 5 and 6?

Some important vocabulary words from Chapters 5 and 6 of Ginger Pye are as follows: perpendicular (referring to Dick Badger), metamorphosis (a change or transformation) quizzically (as if asking a...

Latest answer posted May 14, 2007 9:47 am UTC

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Who is the author of Ginger Pye?

Eleanor Rosenfeld Estes is the author. Here is an excerpt from the enotes site on the author, please click the link below for more info: Eleanor Rosenfeld Estes was born on May 9, 1906, in West...

Latest answer posted May 30, 2007 12:37 am UTC

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