The Soup's On at Abingdon Elementary

A group of student in line for food.The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo was the inspiration for a soup tasting event for Mrs. Campbell’s and Mrs. Smiley’s 5 th grade Language Arts students.

The soup tasting was held as a celebration for the end of the novel study and to celebrate soup being allowed back in the Kingdom of Dor after an unfortunate incident with the Queen, a rat, and some soup. The Tale of Despereaux is a fantasy about an unlikely hero who wants to honor and serve the princess. The novel has several themes. Some of the themes are bravery, empathy, friendship, and overcoming the odds to achieve

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Megan de Nobriga