Jesses music teacher Mrs.Edmunds invites him to come to the art museum because she knows how much he loves art. Jess is super excited and of course, says yes.
When Jess gets back home his dad says that Leslie fell and drowned in their creek. When Jess hears this news he does not believe his father, but as he runs to the creek he has a feeling his father is right. Sure enough the rope is in the creek and Leslie has drowned. Jess is very sad.
Jess continues moping around the house when he gets an idea.He asks his little sister May Belle if she wants to play she says yes.
At Terebithia Jess has built a bridge for May Belle to cross over May Belle becomes Queen of Terebithia and they live happily ever after.