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Book Title:

A Big Guy Took My Ball


Mo Willems

Fiction Genres:

Short Story

Write three (3) sentences which describe the Setting of the book. Be sure use descriptive words.:

This book was probably outside. They did a lot of walking. Plus there is a lot of water!

List all of the main characters in the book, and share a little bit of information about each character.:

Piggie and Gerald and the Whale.

They are all funny. The Whale is sad but then happy.

If there was a problem presented in the book, write three (3) sentences about it. Otherwise, write three sentences about your favorite part of the book.:

A big guy took Piggie’s ball. He wanted Gerald to get it back but the big guy was a Whale. The whate was too big so no one wanted to play with him.

If there was a problem presented in the book, write three (3) sentences about how the problem was solved. If there was not problem, write three sentences about what you would have liked to have seen in the book that the author did not include.:

Piggie had a good idea that everyone could play together. They played whale ball. The whale and Gerald squirted and they threw the ball.

How did this book make you feel? Write three (3) sentences describing the feelings you had, when reading the book.:

I felt happy reading this book. It is a funny book.

Star Rating:


Write three (3) sentences describing why you gave this book this rating.:

I like this book. It is easy to read and funny. The characters are really funny and make funny faces.

"A Big Guy Took My Ball" by Mo Willems