The Little House
by J.M. Barrie from Peter Pan
Chapter 6 Passage: J.M. Barrie's 1911 classic novel "Peter Pan" is about the impish boy who doesn't want to grow up. It tells of his adventures in Neverland with the Darling children, the Lost Boys, and the evil Captain Hook. In this passage, Peter's jealous friend Tinker Bell has convinced the Lost Boys to shoot Wendy with an arrow. But it is Peter's gift that saves the day. Students will read the passage and answer comprehension questions and make an inference about one of the key symbols.