Sandy Huntington-Ackerman's life becomes increasingly complicated when his bungling, moneygrubbing uncles try to shanghai the family fortune by poisoning a birthday cake. Luckily, those conniving uncles prove yet again that they can't do anything right. Instead of bumping off the whole family, they put Sandy's mom and dad and their pet chicken into mysterious comas. Sandy joins forces with his loyal butler and a wise and wacky nurse to save his parents and squelch his uncles' felonious high jinks.
Chapter questions are completed in pairs. Each section includes vocabulary and questions. There are enrichment sheets provided for each set of chapter questions at the end of the packet.
Included at the end of the novel unit are ESE questions that can be utilized for reluctant readers. These questions use basic comprehension as a guideline. I've used this text with both types classes. The story is humorous and appeals to different style learners.
Enrichment Sheets Include:
Character Time Capsule
Make a T-Shirt
Cinquain A Character