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Ungifted by Gordan Korman
Transcript of Ungifted by Gordan Korman
Ungifted by Gordan Korman
Authors purpose: the authors purpose was to entertain the people with a fiction book.
setting: the story takes place at a school for gifted kids
characters: Donovan Curtis, mom, dad, classmates, sister, Mr. Oz, Mrs. Shapiro,
intro: Donovan Curtis hits the school statue with a twig and made the huge bronze globe roll through the gym and caused major damage to the school. he is pulled into the office where the principal accidentally writes his name on the special school list. and Donovan goes to gifted school. his parents get letter and are so proud and he goes along with it
Donovan Curtis finds out that the gifted school is awesome and teachers weren't mad when he got a bad grade. he accidentally breaks class robot but makes a you tube video about it and is awesome at controlling the robot so he controls it for the robot battle. then he fakes at having ADD and Mrs. Shapiro gives him a better grade. the school goes to the robot battle and win over all the schools
Donovan Curtis is found by the principle after his month long hideout from the principle. the school and classmates realize how much he has brought creativity and fun to the gifted school and he truly is gifted. the principle gives Donovan another chance and all the kids are happy! (except for donovan's parents)
FALLING ACTION & CONCLUSION
The school accepts Donovan for who he is and all is good. he finally finds his gifted talent of video games and hand eye coordination (controlling robot)
Donovan spends his three years of middle school at the gifted academy and is awarded for his first place win. at ceremony, he thanks his principle for accidentally putting him on the list.
cause and effect
Because Donovan got in trouble, he went to gifted school.
Because he went to gifted school he found his talent of controlling a robot
Because he found his talent his parents are proud