Hound Dog True 5th grade novel study
In this story about Mattie Breen a 10 year old girl who moves in with her Uncle Potluck and overtime Mattie learns about friendship and kindness
Terms in this set (51)
also known as supper. A meal for a large group of people to which participants bring various foods to be shared.
Responsible for or providing supervision and guardianship also seeking to improve a job or cure
A person who works for another for trade or to learn.
unstable or unsecured
the state of being successful
a persons general or usual way of acting
to secure or attain
Being, living, or going alone or without companions
something fully true or factual
to show displeasure or disappointment; sulk
to put aside for a later time
A careful inspection or close examination.
to wear off or weaken
an inborn pattern or activity to act or do
A face or facial expression
the quality of behaving in a proper manner; obeying rules and customs
wisdom or expert skill of something
Events that follow an action
the act of moving forward suddenly
a name added or substituted for the proper name of someone or a noun
silent not saying a word
tightly drawn, fence ,not slack
capable of being or becoming or possible
to recover or regain
to consider something deeply
to predict the future
having a natural tendency to do something
Why does Mattie focus on the stickman on the ladder instead of the classroom
Mattie does this because she is worried about her new school
Why is Mattie and Mama staying with Uncle Potluck
because they are going to help Potluck after his surgery
why does Mattie plan to be a custodial apprentice once school starts
Because she rather be with Potluck then be all shy with new friends
During the summer what does Mattie write in her notebook
She writes about her custodial wisdom
How does Quincy approach Mattie the 2nd time
Quincy approches her by not scaring or surprising her which Q made a joke of
What was Mama like on the first day of being a nurse
She was scared but acted brave until it was true
How does Mattie use the expression Poor Moe to Quincy
Mattie uses it by meaning Darn it
What does matte writhe down about moe
Mattie writes down that when she was worried she would twist moe the button but one day it del off in the washing machine
Why does Mattie try to remember everything uncle potluck told her about a pipe
because Mattie forgot her notebook at home
Why is mattie upset when she finds her notebook out of her hiding place
because Q was in her last and she thinks Q read her notebook
How did potluck get his traitorous knee?
he got it when chasing a dog in the army and one foot went in a hole while the other was still chasing the dog
how is mattie locked in the bonnets office?
she is locked in because she put the door knob on the other way aka not the right way
how does Mattie think Uncle Potlucks fall is her fault
she thinks this because she left the vacuum cord out
what are small brave things principal bonnet does before she climbs a mountain?
small brave things include climbing small mountains and learning about climbing
how does Mattie decision to have a popsicle connect to the earlier chapter?
it connects to the other chapter because when Bonnet said small brave things she said someone afraid of popsicles would be brave to eat a popsicle
why do Mattie and Quincy play out "Moe vs Lint"
Mattie and Q do this because when Q needed a sculpture to draw moe she asks Mattie to pretend to be more which after they didn't know how to end the story so they acted it out.
how did Potluck get his nickname
He got it when stealing his own birthday cake and blaming it on a bear his aunt said he was predictable as a potluck dinner
what does Mattie learn about Mama when they talk in the tin can telephone
Mttie leans that it was not Q who read her book but mama also she leans that she might move
Why does Principal Bonnet salute to Potluck what event does this connect to
Uncle P always salutes to the picture of Bonnet and Bonnet has seen him do it
what small brave thing does Mattie do after Q leaves the house
Mattie goes out and sees Q alone
What does Mattie tell the moon how does Q react
Mattie tells about Star Q reacts by saying poor moe and your a great writer
How does Mattie introduce hersekf to class
IM Mattie Mae i write stories