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Mafatus name means stout heart, but his people call him a coward. Ever since the sea took his mothers life and spared his own, he has lived with deep fear. Call it courage questions and answers discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on call it courage. The characters in the story are mafatu tekoto moana tavana nui uri kivi albatross kana twins there is more than one book cover. Call it courage is the story of mafatus quest to overcome his fear of the sea, caused greatly by the seas involvement in his mothers death. Call it courage the free library of philadelphia overdrive.
Ever since the sea took his mothers life and spared his own, he has lived. Before you read, vocabulary, comprehension questions. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Download or stream call it courage by armstrong sperry. It chronicles the journey of mafatu, the son of the chief of hikueru island, tavana nui. Call it courage by armstrong sperry chapter 1 before you read the chapter. I have in the next slide all the book covers that i know of the title is. Weighing in with my second pick for the newbery medal reading challenge, and i. This song encourages students to show courage, by being brave and trying new things. He fears the sea and the powerful sea god moana because years. Hes created librivox to reach that goal, and it is a terrific open source. Call it courage is a complete 54 page novel study guide. A legendary adventure story of how mafatu, the son of the great chief of hikueru, a polynesian race who worships courage, conquers his fear of the sea and proves he isnt a coward. L4call it couragechapter 1 questions flashcards quizlet.
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