Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin
Terms in this set (68)
What does Mrs. Kushel say it's called when we say 'homonym' when we mean 'homophone'?
a colloquialism p. 4
Who is Wesley Howard?
Rose's father p. 5
What 3 things does Rose like?
words especially homonyms; rules and numbers especially prime numbers p. 4
Why does Rose say her dog's name Rain is special?
it has 2 homonyms: rein and reign p. 4
What grade is Rose in at Hartford Elementary in Hartford, NY?
5th p. 5
Who is Rose's personal aide?
Mrs. Leibler p. 5
Where does Rose's dad work as a mechanic?
J & R Garage p. 6
Where does Rose's father go after work?
a bar called The Luck of the Irish p. 6
When does Rose say this story begins?
October of her 5th grade year p. 7
When is Rose's father supposed to go to school for meetings with Rose's teachers?
the third Friday of every month at 3:45 pm p. 8
What time does school end for Rose?
at 2:42 pm p. 12
Why does Rose have to keep up with her list of homonyms on paper instead of on a computer?
they do not have a computer p. 15
How did Rose's father get the scar on his cheek that is 1 1/2 inches long?
when he was 7, his father hit him with a shovel handle for leaving his bike outside p. 19
In what grade did Mrs Leibler become Rose's aide?
4th p. 21
When Rose's father was 10, what happened that made Child Protective Services place him and Uncle Weldon in foster care?
he went to school with a brown colored 2 inch long burn mark p. 22
Who did Rose's father say hew favorite foster mother was?
Hannah Pederson p. 23
What did Rose tell her father it is when a word is spelled the same both frontwards and backwards?
a palindrome p. 23
Who was Sam Diamond?
a man who goes drinking with Rose's father at the Luck of the Irish p. 25
Where does Uncle Weldon work?
Gene's Construction, Inc. p. 29
What is Rose and Uncle Weldon's secret sign when they part ways?
they cross their fingers and touch their hearts p. 31
Who was the bus driver of bus #7 that Rose used to ride?
Shirley Ringwood p. 35
Why did Rose get kicked off bus #7?
she kept shouting out rules that drivers weren't following and then yelled at the bus driver to STOP because she didn't use her "directional" p. 36
What is Rose's official diagnosis?
high functioning autism p. 39
What imaginary pet does Flo write about since she doesn't own a pet?
a chickapoo, a cross between a chicken and a poodle p. 41
What does Rose have for lunch every day?
an apple, a tuna sandwich and milk p. 45
When Rose asks her, what does Flo say her clerking chickapoo eats?
chog food p. 47
Why was Rose so upset with Anders for having the pizza game when her math was finished?
he had broken a rule by not returning it to the shelf even though he was not playing with it p. 50
As part of the after school routine, after picking Rose up from school at 2:42, what time does Uncle Weldon drop her off at home?
between 2:58 and 3:01 p. 59
What is in the hatbox from the closet that Rose takes down to look at?
things that had belonged to her mother p. 60
What was on the necklace from the box that had belonged to Rose's mother?
a silver bird's nest with 3 fake pearl eggs in it p. 61
On what radio station did Rose first hear about Hurricane Susan?
WMHT or 88.7 p 68
What trees are in Rose's yard?
4 maples, 2 oaks, 1 elm and 1 birch p. 73
While Rose is in bed listening for her father to return and thinking about the storm, what does Rose keep saying over and over?
we live inland p. 73
Why did Rose get mad a ther father when she couldn't find Rain?
he had let her out at 7:15 am but he didn't watch her and she didn't have her collar on p. 92,94
When Rose keeps going to he door to watch for Rain, what does her father tell her?
"a watched pot never boils" p. 96
How much rain had fallen during Hurricane Susan?
15 inches p. 102
What damage did the hurricane do to Rose and her father's place?
their bridge was washed out and the elm and the birch trees fell p. 88
Who brought Rose and her father groceries after the storm?
Uncle Weldon p. 117
What does Rose learn when she calls the first shelter, Creatures of Comfort
Due to flooding the animals were temporarily housed at Holiday Inn p. 122,123
When Rose wrote the letters "CBIAFD" beside a shelter she called, what did it mean?
call back in a few days p. 124
How many days after Hurricane Susan did Hartford Elementary reopen?
10 days p. 128
When school reopens after the storm what does Mrs. Kushel tell the class about Anders and Lenora?
they wouldn't be in class any longer because their families had to move p. 132
Why did Parvani become upset when it was her turn to talk about Hurricane Susan?
her mom lost all her paintings from the last 15 years in a warehouse that flooded p. 132
When Parvani got upset in class after telling about her mom's lost paintings, what did Rose say to her?
she asked her if she needed to step into the hall p. 132
Why did Uncle Weldon decide to treat Rose with ice cream even though he promised her dad he wouldn't?
because of a hard day, looking at 10 shelters and not finding Rain p. 137
What are the 3 things Rose realizes she can't do in the afternoons anymore since Rain is missing?
sit on the porch with Rain, take a walk with Rain, feed Rain p. 143,144
What happens with Rose's dad's job at the garage?
he gets fired p. 146
What animal shelter in Elmara, New York does Rose call that says a dog has been brought in like Rain?
Happy Tails Animal Shelter p. 147-149
What does the lady at the shelter say to Uncle Weldon after she asks for his ID?
she has to make sure the info on his ID matches the microchip and the chip says the dog's name is Olivia p. 154
Who does the microchip in Rain say her real owners are?
Jason Henderson from Gloverstown p. 156
After getting Rain back, what does Rose decide is the right thing to do that she must do?
find Rain's original owners, the Hendersons p. 166
Who does Rose go to for help on how to locate the owners of a lost dog?
Mrs. Kushel p. 169
What do Rose and Uncle Weldon see when they go to the address of the Hendersons?
the house is gone, now a pile of lumber and rubble and fallen trees p. 175
When Rose and Uncle Weldon can't find the Hendersons, what does Rose decide to do as they are leaving the General Store?
put an ad in THE COUNTY GAZETTE p. 178
What is Mrs. Kushel going to get her writer friend Sheila Perlman to do to help find the Hendersons?
with Rose's father's permission, to write an article that could be run in lots of the local papers p. 181
What homonym did Parvani suddenly think of and runs to Rose's desk to tell her about?
raze, raise, rays p. 185
When Rose's father is mad at her about the article about Rain in the paper, what does he do after Rain leaps against his chest, growling?
he hits Rain on her back, hard with his fist p. 192
How did Jason Henderson come to get in touch with Happy Tails Animal Shelter about Rain?
someone sent him the newspaper article and the newspaper put him in touch with Happy Tails p. 196
How had Rain become separated from the Hendersons?
While in the house they left her collar off. A neighbor stopped by one day while the Hendersons weren't home and Rain slipped out without being seen and without her collar. p. 196
Where do Rose and Uncle Weldon take Rain to meet up with the Hendersons?
to Happy Tails Animal Shelter p. 199
What does Rose do on nights when she has trouble falling asleep?
she picks a number and silently counts backwards by three p. 212
What time does Rose see on the clock the night her father came into the room telling her he is taking her to Weldon's?
12:02 p. 213
What does Rose grab quickly and put into the truck to take with her to Uncle Weldon's?
a garbage bag of clothes, her homonym list in her backpack and her mother's box p. 214
What do Rose and Uncle Weldon decide to take to Rose's last day of school party in Mrs. Kushel's party?
chocolate chip cookies p. 217
After Rose's father left her with Uncle Weldon, what does she find out about her mother?
she died from an aneurysm in her heart p. 218
Where does Rose go during the summer after being left with Uncle Weldon?
a program called Summertime Academy, where she is with other kids with high functioning autism p. 220
When Rose and Uncle Weldon clear out Roses's old house, what are the only things she keeps?
Rain's belongings: her leash, bowl and toys p. 221
Who does Rose announce to Uncle Weldon also has a homonym list now?
Parvoni p. 222