Miss Nelson has a field day PPT
Transcript Miss Nelson has a field day PPT
Miss Nelson Has a Field Day
Miss Nelson - • Teacher
Mr. Blandsworth - Principal
Pop Hanson - janitor
Coach Armstrong - Coach
Smedley Tornadoes- Name of their football team
Werewolves - Different school football team
Miss Viola Swamp coach
Horace B. Smedley School - School name
Spit balls -
A piece of paper that has been chewed
and shaped into a ball for use as a
Worried - Concern
Down in the dumps - Unhappy
cafeteria- • dining room in a school
• Room in a school where you eat
breakfast or lunch
sparkle - shine Cafeteria ladies had lost their sparkle
Lost their shine
depressed - sad
Smedley Tornadoes -
Name of their football team
interested - Having or showing curiosity,
fascination, or concern
mincemeat - To cut or chop into very small pieces
They’ll make mincemeat out of our
Cracked up - laughed
Calmed down - To become quiet or calm
Announced - To tell in public
measles - An infectious viral disease causing
fever and a red rash on the skin
Discussion - Group conversation
Results overhear -
The consequence of a particular action
Hear (someone or something) without
meaning to or without the knowledge
of the speaker.
rummaging - Searching
squeaky - Having or making a high-pitched
sound “squeaky tennis shoes”
Tennis shoes -
Holy Smoke - This is a way of expressing surprise
Pipe down - quiet
Horse around - Fool around
Returned - Came back
Clobbered - Defeat the other team
Beat the other team
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Miss Nelson Has a Field Day by Allard, Harry; Marshall, James (Illustrator)
1 What did Mr. Blandsworth do because he was so depressed?
Mr. Blandsworth never smiled.
Mr. Blandsworth hid under his desk.
Mr. Blandsworth quit his job.
Mr. Blandsworth wouldn't leave his house.
2 What did Miss Nelson get out of her closet?
Miss Nelson got a baseball cap out of her closet.
Miss Nelson got a pretty pink dress out of her closet.
Miss Nelson got a football uniform out of her closet.
Miss Nelson got an ugly black sweat suit out of her closet.
3 What was Miss Nelson doing when Mr. Blandsworth went to ask her about Miss
Miss Nelson was grading papers.
Miss Nelson was reading a book.
Miss Nelson was cleaning her desk.
Miss Nelson was watching football practice.
4 What did the kids call Miss Viola Swamp?
The kids called her Miss Meany.
The kids called her Swampy.
The kids called her Viola.
The kids called her The Swamp.
5 What was Miss Nelson's sister's name?
Miss Nelson's sister was Barbara.
Miss Nelson's sister was Becky.
Miss Nelson's sister was Brooke.
Miss Nelson's sister was Betty.
What is the book about?
Where & When
What Happened (Plot)
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• Who (Characters)
• Where and When (Setting)
• What Happened (Plot)
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