Melody is an eleven year girl who has cerebral palsy . this makes it difficult for her to walk, talk, and move her muscles. She has a photographic memory and is very intelligent but people don't know that.
People ONLY see Melody's disability, not her abilities. When she is put in an "inclusion" classroom, the kids make fun of her and ignore her.
Melody received a meditalking computer which she named Elvira. Melody made it on the whiz kids team even though Mr. Dimming didn't believe she be one of them. Mrs. v taught Melody a ton of information
The whiz kids travel to Washington without Melody and they lost the competition. They came in 9th . They did not call Melody to let her know the flight was cancelled.
we '' forgot'' Meldoy
we don't need Meldoy
The Whiz Kids lose the competition. Melody's mom gets really mad at Mr. Dimming for leaving Melody behind. Melody's baby sister, Penny, accidentally gets run over. Melody was very upset because she was unable to communicate.
When Melody goes to school, the Whiz Kids give her the 9th place trophy but she throws it on the ground and it breaks. Melody leaves the inclusion classroom.