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Book Title:

Ralph S. Mouse


Beverly Cleary

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

The setting of this book is a hotel. The hotel was sometimes dirty from mouse poop. The second setting was a school.

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

The main characters are Ryan, Ralph (the mouse), Brad, and Miss K. Ryan is a boy and he is friends with, Ralph the mouse. Ralph can talk to Ryan. Miss K is their schoolteacher. Brad was mean to Ryan. Ralph can ride a motorcycle.

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.:

When Brad and Ryan came out of school, Brad pushed Ryan and broke Ralph’s motorcycle. Ralph was in Ryan’s pocket. The class was saying, “Fight! Fight! Fight!” They fought, and Brad won.

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.:

Miss K solved the problem of the fight. She stopped the boys. She told the boys, “Stop boys! Stop!” In the end Brad and Ryan played nicely. They became friends. Brad got a new car for Ralph.

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

I felt happy when reading this book. I felt happy because at the end of the story, Brad was nice. Brad had been jealous of Ryan’s mouse.

Star Rating:


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

I liked how Ryan and Brad became friends. I was happy when Brad bought a new motorcycle for Ralph. I like that Ralph drove his cousins around in his new car. He wouldn’t drive his little cousins. He only drove his older cousins.

"Ralph S. Mouse" by Beverly Cleary