Percy’s Song of Freedom - Pt 2, No 2, 2005
1. Find the meanings of these words from the story.
canary -A small yellow bird.
perch -A place where birds like to stand at the edge of something.
refuse - To say that you are unwilling to do or give or accept something.
shriek - A shrill cry or scream.
2. Draw Percy singing his song.
3.Answer these comprehension questions to show your understanding of the text.
a) Where did Percy escape to? Percy escaped on top of the tree.
b) Why do you think Percy escaped from his cage? It was carol let Percy free.
c) Who rescued Percy? It was carol’s dad that saved Percy.
d) What did it mean in the story when it said ‘With the last strength of his wings’? It was the last strong fly he was going to do to get to the other side.