First Name:




Book Title:

Catch that Pass


Matt Christopher

Fiction Genres:

Realistic Fiction

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

This book happened in the fall. They were at a football field. The Vulkins were at practice and games.

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

Jim and Doug

Jim is a nice guy. He plays linebacker. He was scared to get hurt.

Doug is the coach. He is really nice because he keeps the players playing and believes in them.

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.:

Jim is scared about tackling and being tackled. He played before and always got hurt. He would intercep passes but drop them if he was about to be tackled.

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.:

His brother and the coach, Doug had done that before. He had dropped balls too. His brother was in college and then Jim saw in the newspaper that he had dropped passes too. It made him feel better that his brother had been scared too. Jim figured out how to get tackled.

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

I felt good. I have dropped passes before and these guys are in high school. I love sports.

Star Rating:


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

This is a great book because it is about football. I felt like I knew how Jim felt and it was funny too. If you like sports, this is a good book. He is also a great author.

"Catch That Pass" by Matt Christopher