Read Chapters 16-20 (pages 139-184) of Out of My Mind and comment with your responses to these questions:
1. Who (or what) is Elvira?
2. How do Melody's classmates begin to treat her differently after she gets Elvira?
3. What huge mistake did Mr. Dimming make about Melody?
4. What's your prediction...do you think Melody will make the team?