Literature – Dragons

Dragons Literature Homework – due 12/6
Read Chapter 9 of Frindle

Answer these questions on the Homework Bookmark, or on a separate sheet of paper:

  • How would you describe Mrs. Chatham, the principal?
  • Do you think using the word “frindle” deserves punishment? Why or why not?
  • Why can’t Nick ask his friends to stop using the word frindle?
  • Why do you think the title of this chapter is “Chess”?

Vocabulary:
Nick’s mom thinks that Mrs. Granger keeping kids after school is an overreaction.
What does “overreaction” mean?

Read carefully – be prepared to explain Mrs. Chatham’s, Mrs. Allen’s and Mr. Allen’s opinions on using the word frindle at school.