Fish In A Tree

WJES Reading Bowl 2016-17
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The author of the book, Fish In A Tree, is...
Cover, Lynda Mullaly Hunt
In the book, Fish In A Tree, who was Ally's teacher at the beginning of the year?
P.1,Mrs. Hall
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does Ally compare teachers to?
P.2, "Teachers are like the machines that take quarters for bouncy balls. You know what you're going to get. Yet, you don't know, too."
In the book, Fish In A Tree, how many schools had Ally attended in 7 years?
P.2, Seven
In the book, Fish In A Tree, at Mrs. Hall's baby shower, what kind of card did Ally give her?
P.9, sympathy card
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does Ally say reading is like?
P.10, "Reading for me is still like trying to make sense of a can of alphabet soup that's been dumped on a plate. I just don't know how other people do it."
In the book, Fish In A Tree, when Mrs. Hall leaves to have her baby, who is Ally's new teacher?
P.14, Mr. Daniels
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does Ally call her sketch book?
P.18, sketchbook of impossible things
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what story is Ally's sketchbook named after?
P.19, Alice In Wonderland
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what is Ally's biggest secret?
P.21, she can't read
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what did Ally and her brother, Travis, do well?
P.30, numbers and money
In the book, Fish In A Tree, before Ally meets Mr. Daniels, what type of person does she think he will be?
P.36, grandfatherly type
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what sentence does Mr. Daniels tell students is an easy way to remember the planets, in order from the sun?
P.36, My very excellent mother just served us nachos.
In the book, Fish In A Tree, when Mr. Daniels tells Ally, "What happens in room 206 stays in room 206," what does she think?
P.42, Did he just take away my "Get out of Jail Free" card
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does Mr. Daniels call the students in his class?
P.53, Fantasticos
In the book, Fish In A Tree, when Mrs. Muldoon takes away Keisha's flowers away before the concert, what does Ally do with her bouquet?
P.74, Ally gives half her flowers to Keisha
In the book, Fish In A Tree, after Ally gives half her flowers to Keisha, what does Keisha bring to Ally the next day?
P.86, a cupcake with the word wow in it
In the book, Fish In A Tree, when Keisha asks Albert about his Flint shirt, that he wears everyday, what is his response?
P.99, Flint is an immortal genius from Star Trek
In the book, Fish In A Tree, where does Albert say all the bruises on his arms come from?
P.102, a group of boys after school
In the book, Fish In A Tree, when Ally writes about a fictional character, who does she say it is?
P.128, Roy G. Biv
In the book, Fish In A Tree, who wins the first "Fantasticos Poetry Award?"
P.134, Ally
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does Ally do after she reads her poem, and Mr. Daniels tries to give her, her award?
P.136, she runs from the room
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what word does Ally put in the cupcake that she, Albert, and Keisha made?
P.143, cow
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what game does Ally play with Mr. Daniels?
P.161, chess
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what learning problem does Ally have?
P.164, dyslexia
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does Ally want to tell Keisha and Albert she would do to be able to read?
P.182, I'd spend the night at school hanging upside down in the closet
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what was the saying Ally's grandpa had about eggs and words?
P.184, "Be careful with eggs and words, because neither can ever be fixed."
In the book, Fish In A Tree, after the sub tells Ally her paper is blank, what is Ally's response?
P.186, No, it's not blank. I drew a ghost in a blizzard.
In the book, Fish In A Tree, who nominates Ally to run for class president?
P.199, Shay
In the book, Fish In A Tree, who becomes class president?
P.208, Ally
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what nickname did Albert give Ally before he really knew her?
P.232, The Flying Tiger
In the book, Fish In A Tree, who does Ally ask Mr. Daniels to help?
P.265, her brother, Travis
In the book, Fish In A Tree, what does the poster in Mrs. Silver's office say?
P.261, "Sometimes the bravest thing you can do is ask for help" C. Connors