Life at school and at home isn't great for Marcy Lewis. She makes up excuses not to participate in physical education. Everything changes when a new substitute teacher, Mrs. Finney begins. Life suddenly has a purpose. Mrs. Finney, however, becomes a controversial figure and Marcy's world is turned upside down. Novel by Paula Danziger. Reproducible chapter questions, plus comprehension questions, a story summary, author biography, creative and cross curricular activities, complete with answer key.