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How the Stars Fell into the Sky
by Jerrie Oughton, illustrated by Lisa Desimini

The Role of Rules

In the story of How the Stars Fell into the Sky, First Woman wants to write the laws where everyone can see them. She knows it is important for people to have laws.

Think of three important laws or rules. Write them in the space below. Imagine what might happen if no one knew about each of these rules or laws. Next to each rule or law write what you think might happen if people did not know this law existed.

Rule or Law
What would happen if people did not know about it?















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