The Mermaids’ Lagoon
by J.M. Barrie from Peter Pan
Chapter 8 passage: Neverland in J. M. Barrie's "Peter Pan" is a magical place full of interesting people and wonderous beings. This passage tells about the characters' interaction with some of the mermaids who live in the Neverland lagoon. Students will read the passage and explain some of the language in it by using context clues.