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Reading for Pleasure

The Boy Who Grew Dragons 

By Andy Shepherd 




The votes are in and Class Gratitude's chosen novel this term is The Boy Who Grew Dragons by Andy Shepherd. The children are enjoying the story and we have had lots of laughter so far. Below are some questions that link to our Reading Vipers. These can be discussed with your children. 




Q) From reading the blurb, what do you think this story will be about? 

Q) Who are the main characters in the story? 

Q) What do you think Tomas is feeling when he finds the strange, old tree at the bottom of Grandad's garden? 

Q) Can you explain who your favourite character is so far? 

Q) If you had a tree that grew dragons, how would you feel? 

Q) Can you predict what type of adventures Tomas might get up to with his dragons?