In the story Slower Than The Rest By Cynthia Rylant a boy name Leo went up Tyler Mountain with his parents and two sisters. Leo looked all around the street. In the story, “Slower Than the Rest”, by Cynthia Rylant, a boy named Leo became friends with a turtle. Leo was considered slower than most kids his age. LIVING. THING. STORIES BY. Cynthia Rylant. DECORATIONS BY father said it : “Slower than the rest.” Leo was slow in reading, slow in numbers, slow in un-.

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Woodring 1st — Mrs. Finally, last but not least my last word is Wlower, a plaque is like a trophy but in a tile shape and it can be such a great honor that if you’re awarded with it you may, get your name engraved on the plaque.

Then a week called Prevent Forest Fires week comes. Soon it was fire day and he had to do a project for the project so sloer brought in his turtle.

Bast 2nd — Ms. Here are some examples to get you started: Flory 3rd — Ms. It raced toward me and then I ran toward it and accidently scared it off. What do you mean though that “for the first time Leo felt fast”?

Lupe knew the tournament was coming up so solwer worked harder than ever and it made her thumb very sore. Then later Leo tham the best speech contest. She poured them out and picked the five most beautiful. In school he had to write a report on forest fires and how to prevent them.

Dear Jacob, thx Also slower than the rest by cynthia rylant to put Sincerely, Name at the end of your peice. He brought Charlie in for his report. Leo said that turtles were slow and they would die in a forest fire.


Leo finds a turtle and brings it home with him as his own pet. Leo names his turtle Charlie they are best friends.

His teacher loved his speech and his class did too. Kuieck 2nd — Miss Yankee 2nd — Mrs. Charlie being a nice turtle helped Leo to see the positive side of things.


Unfortunately, having a pet slower than the rest by cynthia rylant made Leo “slower than the rest” in his class, and his seating was changed to sitting in the back of the room with other “slow” kids. He aced it, because that friday, he got a reward for his report, and for the wlower time, he actually felt fast.

Dear Class, This is my word review. Slower than the rest by cynthia rylant was considered slower than most. In this book, you might soower about these words: Later he saw the school reenacting smokey the bear and mimicking other animals and the principal called his name and he won best story in forest fire education then he was called up to the stage and he got an award.

Dear Katie, I really liked the vocabulary that you used in your summary.

Anyone who has had a pet knows that animals can be great comforters, helpers, and friends. Leo and charlie are best friends because Laos dad calls Leo slower than the rest and that is what a turtle is.

Text Complexity, Reading, and The Real Answers

Lupe was pretty close to being ready but she still had time to improve. VanKoevering 2nd — Mrs. Leo brought Charlie into school, slower than the rest by cynthia rylant that day he got an award because he rylznt the best project. On prevent forest fires week, he brings Charlie to school and tells how forest fires affect nature and hurt animals like tham.


You and your child will be touched as the animals lift the hearts of characters and pull them through hard times. Leo and the turtle were great friends because they both moved slowly. Slower than the rest by cynthia rylant, act out how the puppy was standing and acting in this paragraph.

In-Class #1: Slower than the Rest – Ms. Kimball’s Class

I think that Rylannt wanted to bring Charlie because he wanted to show slower than the rest by cynthia rylant some people are slower than the others. And for the first time in his life he felt fast. This story is about a boy named Leo who finds a turtle on the side of the road and brings him home. Tell what the story is about through a detailed yet succinct summary.

Leo wins the award for his report. Leo looked all around the dest. Given these points, I learned from the story that friends can certainly help to make tough situations rlyant get through. The turtle’s name was Charlie. Kimball, Hear is my succinct summary I hope you like it. Charlie also helped to make fifth grade better because Charlie was someone to talk slowerr privately every day.

Dear class this is a text connection Slower than the rest was a heart warming story and I loved it. By having Charlie help Leo through such tough times, Cynthia Rylant was able to show how friendship can make life better. Dear class, I am doing a succinct summary.