PICKLE! (Formerly) Anonymous Prank Club of Fountain Point Middle School

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PICKLE! (Formerly) Anonymous Prank Club of Fountain Point Middle School
by Kim Baker, Illustrated by Tim Probert

Are you a member of a school club? What if there were a prank-playing-club? Would you like to be a part? What rules would you have? What secrets would you have? Would you check to see if any other prank clubs exists? Guess what? You'd find one in a hysterical book named Pickle by Kim Baker!

Pickle by Kim Baker follows the exploits of Ben, Frank, Oliver, Bean, and Sienna as they cavort through their middle school under the cover of the "League of Pickle Makers." That would quash any suspicions from the principal, counselor, or teachers that secret funny business was going on right in the science lab after school. As the club's gifted leader, Ben, undertakes to recruit secret agents, and Frank figures out a plan that would enable them to get funding from the P.T.A. Everyone has their own talent, and all are sworn to cause mayhem without not get caught.

What do you think will happen? What kinds of pranks do they conjure up? Do they cause any damage? Will anyone get mad? Will they caught?

The multiethnic secret agents in Pickle will lead you through the halls of school, making you laugh and want to jump in with them as they use their creativity to design new and different ways to make people jump, roll, and even bubble. In the end, they will learn the most about friendship, but other growth will happen as well. Pickle by Kim Baker will breathe a breath of fresh fun in your classroom!

The literature guide written by Kids’ Wings Associate, Abby Moore and Suzy Red comes to you in both PowerPoint and PDF for easy projection and printing. The activities include:

Pre-Reading Discussion Cards
Pickle Vocabulary
Readers Theater Introduction
Making Connections: Predict-Read-Confirm Chapter Questions with Quick Writes
Checking Comprehension, Chapters 1-11
Checking Comprehension, Chapters 12-18
Checking Comprehension, Chapters 19-25
Checking Comprehension, Chapters 26-33
Checking Comprehension, Chapters 34-41
Checking Comprehension, Chapters 42-51
Chapter Group Character Cards, From Quote to Application
Trick # 3 Revisited, Science Experiment
Character Study Pages
Map Skills: Western Expansion
Pioneer Living
Research: Sit-Ins
In a Pickle: Recipe Cards, Fronts
In a Pickle: Recipe Cards, Backs
In a Pickle: Student Observations, Science
Three Fun Online Activities
Answer Pages

Plus, a BONUS Interactive Jeopardy-type Game in PowerPoint format!


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PICKLE!  (Formerly) Anonymous Prank Club of Fountain Point
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