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Book Title:

Arthur and the True Francine


Marc Brown

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

The story takes place at school. Arthur and his friends play baseball. And the story takes place on the baseball field.

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

Muffy is a new girl to the school, sometimes she cheats; Francine, Muffy calls her a slugger because Francine is good at baseball; Mr. Ratburn, he gets upset with Francine a lot

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.:

Muffy wasn’t being very nice because she copies all of Francine’s answers for the test. Francine got blamed for cheating and got punished by staying after school. Muffy didn’t take the blame.

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.:

Muffy told Mr. Ratburn the truth. Francine was able to play baseball. And her team won the baseball game.

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

The book makes me happy because somebody did the right thing. It makes me feel awkward because Muffy lied. I feel jealous because I didn’t get to eat a chocolate shake that they describe in the book.

Star Rating:


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

I like the illustrations. I like how the book turned out. And I liked how everyone learned their lesson at the end.

"Arthur and the True Francine" by Marc Brown