Exposition: The story begins with Willow Chance, an autistic 12 year old girl who is obsessed with plants and medical things who also has been homeschooled her whole life, is finally going to a real school for middle school
You will be going to real school this year!
Do I have to?
Conflict: When Willow arrives for her first day at school people start giggling at her. Is it because of her lucky garden outfit? She figured it was, but that's ok because for the next few weeks she made some good friends (not many but at least she has some.)
Hello class, this is our new student, Willow. Say hello Willow!
Rising Action: Willow comes home one day to the news of her parents passing away in a traffic accident.
we are very sorry to say this but...your parents have died in a car crash.
And I'm Quang-Ha
Climax:Since her parents had died, Willow needed parents, or foster parents at least. Her school counselor, Dell Duke, asks the Nguyen family to look after her for a while.
Hi I'm Mai
This is your new foster family!
7, 14, 21, 28, 35, 42, 49.
Falling Action: Willow meets with Dell Duke every week, and together they try and help Willow with her stress and anxiety, Willow's favorite method is counting by 7's.
use different methods to help with stress and anxiety
Resolution: At the end of the story Willow gets adopted by the Nguyen family. Though they may not be her biological family, she still feels like they are family, and she loves them.