Magic School Bus #8 Penguin Puzzle | Printable and Digital

Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd
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55 pages
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The Magic School Bus #8 Penguin Puzzle is written for second and third grade students. This book companion contains comprehension questions for each chapter of the book. You'll also find vocabulary cards with definitions, a vocabulary match-up activity, and a book quiz that includes 10 multiple choice questions. There are several graphic organizers to help guide your students through this book.

When you download this .zip file, you will find three resources:

  • Original File - this is a printable packet for students with teacher answer keys
  • Google Slides Link - copy and assign the student pages in Google Classroom
  • Student PDF - this is a fillable PDF that students can type directly onto

File Contents

Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 Table of Contents

Pg. 3 Book Summary & Common Core Alignment

Pg. 4 Reading Response Journal Cover

Pg. 5-13 Comprehension Questions (without lines)

Pg. 14-22 Comprehension Questions (with lines)

Pg. 23-24 Penguin Facts

Pg. 25-26 Vocabulary Cards with Definitions

Pg. 27 Vocabulary Practice

Pg. 28 Vocabulary Match-Up

Pg. 29-30 Book Quiz

Pg. 31-32 Meet the Kids (color, B/W)

Pg. 33 Pause and Predict

Pg. 34 K-W-L Chart

Pg. 35 Schema - Questions - Misconceptions

Pg. 36 What a Character!

Pg. 37 Just the Facts

Pg. 38 Story Summary

Pg. 39 Story Snapshots

Pg. 40 Cover Creator

Pg. 41-54 Answer Keys

Pg. 55 Credits

Please Note: You will need access to the book Penguin Puzzle (Magic School Bus Chapter Book #8) to use this resource. This book is not included with this download. I suggest you see if this book is available to check out in your school or public library.

This book companion is also part of a larger bundle:

Magic School Bus Bundle


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