At lunchtime Melinda is in the cafeteria. She is allone and does not want to sit near the other students, because she fears their treatment. So she litters her food. After that she wants to leave the room, but Mr. Neck has seen Melinda wasting her meal. Therefore he writes a note in his book. Melinda does not try to defend herself by talking to Mr. Neck, although she has meaningful reasons.
After lunch Melinda is in Art class. The teacher, Mr. Freeman, is very enthousiastic and motivated. Melinda likes the atmosphere in course. In the end of the lesson Melinda gets the excercise the create a tree.