Story Written by:
Marcia Thornton Jones & Debbie Dadey
Activities Written by:
Reta Broadway & Terri Darr Mclean
Cover Design & Titling by:
Chapter 4 - A Fetching Idea
- With what three things does Bailey like to play fetch?
- What does "for the umpteenth time" mean? Has anyone ever
said this to you? When?
- Noodles offers to have Boo-Boo help Danny with his science project,
but Danny refuses the robot’s help. Why doesn’t Danny want
Boo-Boo’s help? Would you want Boo-Boo's help if you were Danny?
- Danny and Noodles don’t like setting the table. What are some
of your chores at home? Which ones do you dislike the most?
- This chapter ends when Danny hears Noodles screaming, "NO!"
What do you think has happened to make Noodles scream? Write the next
chapter of the story yourself and save your work to compare with the
chapter that appears in the newspaper next week. See how close you are
to what really happens in the story.