After reading Ch.9 through Ch.19 (pp.74-139) of “The promise of a Pencil”,
answer the following questions in two pages:
1. Describe the experience of breaking ground on the first school in Laos.Why does Promise of a Pencil require that the local community provide 10% of the cost of the school build?
2. Adam speaks about the importance of walking with a purpose in relation to a very nerve – wracking experience . In what other circumstances is it important to walk with a purpose ? How has Adam exemplified this?
3. How would you define an impossible one? Do you fit into that category , or does someone you know?