Julio and Maria Raise the Roof Book Summary and Study Guide

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The school house needs a new roof, but there is no money in the budget. What can be done? Two industrious mice don't know at first, but they pull an entire community together as their ideas take shape. Colorful, humorous illustrations accompany this well written tale of selfless community involvement. Spanish and english text.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   upbeat Time/era of story    -   2000+ (Present Day) Political/social activism    -   Yes Animal story    -   Yes Kind of animal:    -   mouse/rat Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Age 7-10

Main Character

Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a kid Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Hispanic/Latinic


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   3 () Island?    -   Yes Island:    -   Atlantic Ocean Island

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   mostly dialog

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