Tuck Everlasting Music Box


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Mae's music box is painted with _____.

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1. Winnie's grandmother mistakes the sound of the music box for _____.

2. When Mae winds up her music box, Winnie decides _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In many books, you will find items that symbolize important themes or ideas. One such item in Natalie Babbitt's Tuck Everlasting is Mae's music box. This assessment was assembled to test your understanding of this music box and its importance.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

As you complete this assessment, you will answer questions about:

  • The design on Mae's music box
  • What Winnie's grandmother mistakes the sound of the music box for
  • Winnie's decision after Mae winds up her music box
  • How Mae tells Winnie to wind up the music box
  • What the music box symbolizes

Skills Practiced

Some of the skills you will practice as you complete this assessment include:

  • Making connections - use your understanding of how the music box is depicted in Tuck Everlasting to understand the deeper meaning it symbolizes
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related Tuck Everlasting lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the music box

Additional Learning

In addition to using this assessment, you may also improve your understanding of the symbolism of the music box by studying the lesson titled Tuck Everlasting Music Box. After this short lesson, you will have a better understanding of:

  • How Mae values her music box
  • Winnie's grandmother's first encounter with the man in the yellow suit
  • Why the Tucks kidnap Winnie
  • The symbolic nature of the music