What does Walk Two Moons mean?

What does Walk Two Moons mean?

Of course we come to learn the true meaning of the phrase, and we can guess that “two moons” means “two months.” Moons wax and wane just like human beings do. Usually we have one full moon every month, and so if we were going to walk for two moons, that probably means we’ll be walking for two months.

What did the second message say in Walk Two Moons?

As they drive into Minnesota Sal tells her grandparents of the second message the Winterbottoms received: “Everyone has his own agenda.” Sal, Phoebe, and Mary Lou puzzle over the messages’ meanings.

What is the reading level of Walk Two Moons?

Walk Two Moons

Interest Level Reading Level ATOS
Grades 4 – 8 Grades 3 – 8 4.9

Why won’t Phoebe eat any of the food at Mary Lou’s?

Why won’t Phoebe eat any of the food at Mary Lou’s? Phoebe says it is because of the cholesterol – it is very different than the food that Mrs. Winterbottom usually prepares for Phoebe. It may be that Phoebe is really missing her mother and her mother’s cooking and caring for the family.

What does Sal realize about the departures of her mother and Phoebe’s mother?

When Sal tells this part of the story, she realizes “for the first time” that her mother left for reasons that had nothing to do with her, and that perhaps she and Phoebe might turn to hope to get through the difficult times.

How does Mrs Partridge tell people’s ages?

Just like Sal, Mrs. Partridge uses all of her senses to understand what is going on at any given moment. She says, “‘Your shoes make a particular sound and you have a particular smell'” (30.19). She can tell how old a person is simply by feeling his or her face.

What is Sal’s mom’s name in Walk Two Moons?


What does Mrs Winterbottom mean when she asks prudence if she has led a tiny life?

Mrs.Winterbottom asked Prudence if she lives in a tiny life because she doesnt do anything.Mrs.Winterbottom does have a tiny life because she dont do anything.Tiny life means that they dont do anything.

Why has Mrs Winterbottom disappeared?

As it turns out, Mrs. Winterbottom leaves to reconnect with a son she gave up for adoption before she married Mr. Winterbottom. She never told anyone about this son for fear of not seeming “respectable.” She is very worried about being “respectable,” perhaps because Mr.

Who said Walk a mile in my moccasins?

Mary T. Lathrap