Schema: Choosing a pet from a rescue center or pound
Text-to-self Connections: feeling afraid of new experiences, trusting someone new, having a cat knead your tummy or leg before settling down on it to sleep, training a cat not to scratch furniture,
Inferences: Won Ton has yet to have a good home since he knows bed, bowl, and blankie are normal “so he’s been told.”
Infer: Won Ton threw up in shoe: “sorry about the squishy”
Author’s purpose: to persuade, to inform, or to entertain? mainly to entertain
Mental Images: the “cave” under a bed, toes for worms, baking bread, kneading and baking with a nap
Text-to-Text Connection:Some Cat by Mary Casanova is about a cat who is adopted from a shelter and also has to learn to trust.