In the beginning of the story everything is hopeful, everyone is curious and delighted at the though of the sun showing its beautiful face "Do the scientists really know? Will it happen today". Most of their lives had led up to this. for it would be seven years before it rained again. As the children sat in, one of them noticed it was slowing down "Its's stopping it's stopping!"
Everyone in this class wrote a poem of a small story Margot read hers first when she finished on of the boys said "Aw did you write that" soon after the teach silenced the boy. this was the beginning of the main conflict. Its not looking good for Margot
One of the boys said "hey everyone lets put her in the closet before the teacher comes" they surrounded her and pushed her into the closet.