- How did Grandfather travel when he began his journey?
- How long did it take for Grandfather to reach the New World?
- What does the word astonish mean?
To be beautiful
To work hard
- What type of people did Granfather meet along the way?
People who could rap songs
Black,White,Yellow and Red people
- What place did Grandfather like best?
- Where are the Sierra Mountains located?
- What does the word enormous mean?
- Where did Grandfather and his wife make their home?
- What does surround mean?
To lose your balance
To form a circle around
To become ill
To be powerful
- Why did Grandfather return home?
He was homesick
His daughter was angry
He was old
He lost his job
- Who is telling the story?
An old friend
His childhood sweetheart
- What does the word towering mean?
To move slowly
To be very tall
To be frightening
To have lots of hair
- Where was Grandfathers childhood sweetheart?
The Pacific ocean
- Why did Granfather move to a nearby city in Japan?
He just wanted a change
His daughter did not like the country
He was tired of listening to song birds
His legs were weak
- When Grandfather first took a trip, what kind of clothes did he wear?
- How old was Grandfather when he left Japan?
He didn't know how old he was
He was very old
He was a young man
He was a boy
- Who is the storytellers mother?
He has no mother
Grandfathers best friend
- What are Warblers and Silvereyes?
A singing group
Animals in the forest
Fish from the ocean
- What does the word scatter mean?
To spread or throw about
To become lucky
- What was Grandfathers final wish?
He wanted to ride in a boat
He wanted to see California again
Hdid not have a final wish
He wanted to dance with his father again