S: Old Yeller by: Fred Gibson
BC: Old Yeller
FC: Old Yeller
2: A | Arliss
3: Arliss is Travis's little brother. Arliss likes to play. He throws rocks at people when he's mad.
4: B | Bear
5: Arliss had gotten chased by a bear. Arliss had the bears cub and would'nt let it go. Travis made him let go.
6: C | Cow
7: The cow caught hydrophobia (rabies). It walked with it's head down and tumbling over it's feet. It ended up having to die of the disease.
8: D | Dog
9: The family has a dog. The dogs name is Old Yeller. The dog protects and loves the family.
10: E | Energetic
11: The family was an energetic family. They were always full of energy. There always working hard.
12: F | Food
13: The family loves to eat food. They eat food everyday. Bud Searcy asked mom to make him dinner.
14: G | Ground
15: When Arliss got mad he'd pick up rocks off the ground and throw them. The two bulls faught on the ground. The ground is where they walk.
16: H | Hog
17: Travis would mark the hog's behind the ear. Travis had gotten cut on the leg by a hog. Old Yeller stomach was cut open by a hog.
18: I | Internal Organs
19: When old yeller got cut his internal organs was showing. Internal organs are your insides. Mom helped close his cut.
20: J | Jumper
21: Jumper is the family's mule. Jumper is smart and mindful. Jumper helped the family get Old Yeller.
22: K | Kind
23: The family was a kind family. They loved and cared for each other. they were a happy family.
24: L | Loyal
25: Travis is a loyal child. He does what his mom tell him to do. He is very respectful.
26: M | Money
27: The family didn't have much money. They were partially broke. They didn't have alot to eat.
28: N | Nervous
29: The family was nervous about old yeller. They thought by th etime they got there old yeller would be dead. Arliss was afraid.
30: O | Old Yeller
31: Old Yeller was the family's pet. He loved and protected the family. He risked his life for them. In the end he died.
32: P | Predictable
33: They were a pretty predictable family. Everything they did was understanding. Their lifestyle was good and easy.
34: Q | Quick
35: Old yeller was a quick runner. Travis was always quick to get the job done. The family was quick to do anything that needed to be done.
36: R | Rugged
37: They had an old rugged home. They had a fence around it. Their clothes were old not like ours today. They didn't have many shoes.
38: S | Sick
39: Some of the animals were sick. They had caught hydrophobia (rabies). They ended up dying.
40: T | Truth | truth | truth | truth
41: Travis always told the truth. He never lied to his mother. Mom knew everything there was to know.
42: U | Understanding
43: The family was very understanding. They understood when the father had to leave home. They understood when their animals died including Old Yeller.
44: V | Vibrant
45: Old yeller was a very vibrant dog. The mule was vibrant when told to do something. Travis was always vibrant when it was time to mark the hogs. Vibrant is being full of energy.
46: W | Wise
47: Old yeller was a wise dog. Their father and mother were nice people. Travis and Arliss were very wise and smart.
48: X | Xanthic
49: Old Yeller's skin was an xanthic color. Xanthic means yellow or yellowish in color. When the animals caught hydrophobia (rabies) their eyes turnt an Xanthic color.
50: Y | Young
51: Travis and little arliss were young. Old Yeller was still a young puppy when he died. They all were young at heart.
52: z | zealous
53: The animals were zealous when they tried to steal the corn. Zealous means ardently active, devoted, or dilligent. Everything that caught hydrophobia was zealous.