Chapter 1 The Big Bulletin Board by wbf21256

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									                     Cause and Effect

Write the definition for the below words.

Cause: ____________________________________________

Effect:___________________________________________

Read each sentence below. Write the cause and effect for each
sentence.

1. The boy played in the mud and got dirty.

Cause: _______________________________________________

Effect: _______________________________________________

2. I left my clothes on the floor, so I had more chores to do.

Cause: _______________________________________________

Effect: _______________________________________________

3. It began to rain, so the girl got her umbrella.

Cause: _______________________________________________

Effect: _______________________________________________

4. Billy is afraid because it is dark.

Cause: _______________________________________________

Effect: _______________________________________________
       Chapter 1: The Big Bulletin Board
       Chapter 2: Being Flat
                                      Making a Connection: We will read that
           Vocabulary                 Stanley becomes flat when a bulletin board
politeness-having manners, respect.   falls on him during the night. What would
examined- to look at or over          really happen if a bulletin board were to fall on
something.                            you during the night?
altered-to make changes.              ___________________________________
Airmail-mail delivered by an          ___________________________________
airplane.                             ___________________________________
                                      ___________________________________


 Chapter 1: Cause and Effect

 Cause:                                  Effect:

 The bulletin board fell
 on Stanley.




 Cause:                                Effect:

                                       Stanley went to the doctor.
Chapter 2: Cause and Effect

Cause:                        Effect:

Mrs. Lampchop’s ring
rolled between the
grating covering the
shaft.




Cause:                     Effect:

                           Stanley was airmailed, in an
                           envelope to visit his friend
                           in California.




1. What are some advantages to being flat?
_________________________________________________
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2. What would be some disadvantages to being flat?
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       Chapter 3: Stanley the Kite
       Chapter 4: The Museum Thieves
                                    Making a Connection: Have you ever been
            Vocabulary
                                    jealous of someone? If so, what were you
jostled- bumped or moved around.
                                    jealous about? If not, why did you decide not
discovered- found out something.
                                    to become jealous?
encyclopedia-a place to look up
                                    ___________________________________
information.
                                    ___________________________________
thieves- someone who sells things
                                    ___________________________________
from others.
                                    ___________________________________



 Chapter 3: Cause and Effect

   Cause:                                 Effect:

   Arthur was jealous of
   Stanley because he was
   flat.




   Cause:                               Effect:

                                        Stanley got stuck in a tree.
Chapter 4: Cause and Effect

Cause:                                    Effect:

The sneak thieves work
at night. It was hard for
the police to catch them.




Cause:                                  Effect:

                                        The sneak thieves were
                                        caught.




1. In your opinion, what kind of person do you think Stanley is?
_________________________________________________________

2. Explain how you would feel if you were Arthur and Stanley was your
brother?
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3. Explain why you think Mr. Dart’s plan worked to catch the sneak thieves.
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            Chapter 5: Arthur’s Good Idea
                                    Making a Connection: Have you ever
            Vocabulary
                                    helped someone? If so, what did you do to help
crept- to move slowly.
                                    that person?
rummage-to look through
                                    ___________________________________
something.
                                    ___________________________________
clamped- hold tight to something.
                                    ___________________________________
bulged-to swell.
                                    ___________________________________




   Chapter 5: Cause and Effect

   Cause:                              Effect:

   People made fun of
   Stanley for being flat.




   Cause:                            Effect:

                                     Stanley was round again.




   1. Explain how Stanley was able to help people in the story by
   being flat.
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