Rowley is working to complete his 1,000 good deeds so that his father will return to the family. He collects horse manure for the market gardeners and firewood for the laundress. He and his friend, Tom Müller, climb the tree to spy on the private school students who are practising to become soldiers.
Activity 1: Establishing Time and Place
Activity 2: Educating Boys
Activity 3: Practising for War
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