Bridge to terabithia By Katherine Paterson Character: Jess Aarons Teacher: Mrs Grace By Alex latimer
Jess is not a popular kid but he likes to run. Jess runs a lot because at school he run in races hoping that he will win and gain respect from kids at school and his dad.
Leslie moves in across the road and jess doesn't like at the time because she beat him in the big race at school. Little does jess know that he will become best friends with Leslie.
Jess and Leslie finally became friends. Jess has developed compassion for Leslie by sharing his feelings with her and listening to her and helping her when she needs. They use Terabithia for to talk to each other.
jess is crying because Leslie died. Jess now sees that his dad does love and care for him but only when he is hurting. Jess was going to the museum with his teacher but he wanted to take Leslie but didn't say anything jess knows now that if you have a great friend to stick with them and to go with you gut.
jess was being bullied because of Leslie so he stuck up for himself and punch the bullying in the face. An other bully Janice Avery also helped jess when he needed it she saw jess get pushed so she bashed them up after school. Jess has learnt at lot from this like when help is needed help comes.