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MY ROTTEN, REDHEADED

OLDER BROTHER

OH

BROTHER

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

BABUSHKA'S DOLL

HELLO

DOLLY

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

MRS. KATZ AND TUSH

HERE

KITTY

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

MRS. MACK

HOME ON

THE REINS

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

THUNDERCAKE

LOUD

DESSERT

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

JUST PLAIN FANCY

THE EGG

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS  IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE WORST THING HER

BROTHER DID TO HER

WHAT WAS "TO SAY HE

COULD DO THINGS

WHAT NATASHA WOULD NOT

DO WHEN SHE ASKED

BABUSHKA TO DO SOMETHING

WHAT IS "TO WAIT

CALMLY?

MRS. KATZ LIVED WITH HER

HUSBAND WHEN LARNEL MET

HER. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?

WHAT HER FATHER DECIDED

SHE SHOULD LEARN TO DO

WHEN SHE TURNED 10

WHAT IS "LEARN TO

RIDE A HORSE?"

IT WAS THUNDERCAKE

WEATHER WHEN A _____ WAS

COMING.

WHAT IS A STORM?

THE PLACE WHERE NAOMI

FOUND THE UNUSUAL EGG

WHAT IS THE FIELD?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

RICHARD WAS THIS NUMBER

OF YEARS OLDER THAN HER.

WHAT WAS 4?

THE NUMBER OF TIMES

BABUSHKA HAD PLAYED WITH

THE DOLL

WHAT IS ONCE?

IT'S THE REASON THAT TUSH

WAS UNWANTED BY THE

NEIGHBORS.

WHAT IS UGLY?

AT FIRST, PAT FELT

WELCOMED BY MRS. MACK'S

OTHER STUDENTS. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?

THE INGREDIENT GATHERED

FROM OLD NELLY

WHAT ARE EGGS?

THE WAY THE CHICK LOOKED

AFTER THE UNUSUAL EGG

HATCHED

WHAT IS FANCY?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

THE PLANT THAT HE TRICKED

HER INTO EATING

WHAT WAS RHUBARB?

IT WAS THE LAST THING

NATASHA DID FOR THE DOLL.

WHAT IS "IRON HER

DRESS?"

IT HAPPENED WHEN MRS. KATZ

AND LARNEL WENT TO SEE HER

HUSBAND'S GRAVE.

WHY DID TUSH ESCAPE?

PAT LEARNED THIS LESSON

WHEN YOU FALL OFF OF A

HORSE.

WHAT IS" TO GET BACK

ON?"

THE TWO INGREDIENTS THEY

GATHERED AFTER THE TRIP TO

THE OLD SHED

WHAT ARE TOMATOES

AND STRAWBERRIES?

IT'S WHAT WOULD HAPPEN TO

FANCY IF THE ELDERS DID NOT

APPROVE OF HER.

WHAT IS"SHUNNED OR

SHAMED OR IGNORED BY

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

IT IS HOW PATRICIA FINALLY

BEAT HER BROTHER.

WHY DID SHE RIDE ON

THE CAROUSEL UNTIL

NATASHA LEARNED A LESSON

FROM THE DOLL ABOUT BEING

TOO DEMANDING. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

THEY WERE THE ONES WHO

FOUND TUSH.

WHO WERE LARNEL'S

FATHER AND THE

WHAT PAT GAVE TO OLD HAP

TO MAKE HIM FRIENDLIER

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

WHAT BRAVE PEOPLE ARE NOT

AFRAID OF ACCORDING TO

HER GRANDMA

WHAT IS A SOUND?

FANCY FLEW OVER

MARTHA(THE ELDER), WHO

APPROVED OF HER COLORS.

TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

SHE WARNED PATRICIA ABOUT

BEING CAREFUL FOR WHAT

SHE WISHED.

WHO WAS BABUSHKA OR

GRANDMA?

WHAT THE DOLL DID AS

BABUSHKA PUT HER AWAY

WHAT IS "WINK?"

IT WAS HOW LARNEL AND HIS

FAMILY REMEMBERED MRS.

KATZ AFTER SHE DIED

WHY DID  THEY PLACE

A ROCK ON HER

THE PERSON WHO HAD THE

SLING MATERIALS WHEN

PENNY GOT SICK

WHO WAS OLD HAP?

WHAT PATRICIA WAS NOT

AFRAID OF ANYMORE AFTER

THE CAKE WAS DONE

WHAT IS THUNDER?

WHAT NAOMI RECEIVED FOR

RAISING THE CHICKENS AND

FANCY

WHAT IS A WHITE CAP?

 CATEGORY:   

MY ROTTEN, REDHEADEDOLDER BROTHER

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

IT'S WHAT GRANDMA TOLDPATRICIA AND HER BROTHERTO HOLD ON TO WHEN THEYSLEPT OUTSIDE SO THEYWOULDN'T FLOAT UP TO THESTARS.

 Response:   

WHAT IS GRASS?

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THANK YOU, MR. FALKER

I CAN

READ!

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

BETTY DOLL

MY GIFT TO

YOU

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

THE KEEPING QUILT

PASS IT

ON

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

MR. LINCOLN'S WAY

WINGED

WONDERS

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

WHO SAID IT?

WHO ARE

YOU?

IDENTIFY THE CHARACTER BY

THE QUOTE AND STATE YOUR

ANSWERS IN THE FORM OF A

PATRICIA POLACCO TRIVIA

THE

AUTHOR

GIVE YOUR ANSWERS IN THE

FORM OF A QUESTION.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

WHEN SHE TURNED 5, SHE WAS

EXCITED ABOUT LEARNING

HOW TO DO THIS.

WHAT IS " READ?"

IT DESTROYED HER MOTHER'S

OTHER DOLLS.

WHAT IS FIRE?

RUSSIAN NAME FOR A HEAD

SCARF AND THE BORDER FOR

THE QUILT

WHAT IS BABUSHKA?

MR. LINCOLN'S SCHOOL JOB

WHAT IS A PRINCIPAL?

"YOU'RE GOING TO READ-- I

PROMISE YOU THAT."

WHO IS MR. FALKER?

THE PEOPLE WHO WERE MOST

INSPIRATIONAL IN HER LIFE

WHO WERE BABUSHKA

AND HER GRANDPARENTS?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

WHAT SHE COULD DO BETTER

THAN READ IN THE 1ST GRADE

WHAT IS DRAW?

IT SAVED PATRICIA AND HER

BROTHER DURING A

SNOWSTORM.

WHAT IS BETTY DOLL?

THE PEOPLE WHO DONATED

THE MATERIAL FOR THE QUILT

WHO WERE THE

RELATIVES?

IT'S WHAT EUGENE WAS DOING

THAT GAVE MR. LINCOLN AN

IDEA ABOUT HOW TO HELP HIM

WHAT IS "WATCHING

THE BIRDS IN THE

"...HERE AT SCHOOL YOU NEED

TO TREAT ALL OF MY LITTLE

BIRDS WITH KINDNESS AND

RESPECT."

WHO WAS MR. LINCOLN?

HER MAGICAL PLACE WHEN

SHE WAS YOUNG

WHAT WAS THE UNION

CITY FARM?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

WHAT OTHER KIDS DID TO HER

WHEN SHE COULDN'T READ

WHAT ARE"TEASED HER

AND CALLED HER

IT'S WHAT AUNT MALA

"DONATED" TO BETTY DOLL.

WHAT IS A BLUE DRESS

OR MATERIAL FOR THE

HOW GREAT GRANDMA ANNA

USED THE QUILT WHEN SHE

WAS MUCH OLDER

WHAT WAS "TO KEEP

HER LEGS WARM?"

ANOTHER NAME FOR THE BIRD

PLACE AT SCHOOL WHERE

EUGENE HELPED

WHAT IS AN ATRIUM?

"BET I CAN EAT MORE

BLACKBERRIES THAN YOU

CAN..."

WHO WAS HER BROTHER

RICHARD?

IT IS AN UNUSUAL FAMILY

HEADSTONE IN THE

GRAVEYARD.

WHAT IS A METEOR?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

IT'S THE GRADE WHEN SHE

MET MR. FALKER AND HE

HELPED HER LEARN TO READ.

WHAT IS 5TH GRADE?

THEY WERE WATCHED OVER

BY BETTY DOLL FROM HER

MOTHER'S BOOKSHELF.

WHO WERE THE

GRANDCHILDREN?

PATRICIA, HER MOM AND

GRANDMOTHER ALL USED THE

QUILT FOR THEIR WEDDINGS.

TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

THE BIRDS EUGENE HELPED

WALK TO THE POND

WHAT ARE DUCKLINGS?

"OKAY, SHUGAH, LET'S GET

YOU STARTED ON A HORSE

TODAY!"

WHO IS MRS. MACK?

THE AGE WHEN SHE STARTED

WRITING CHILDREN'S BOOKS

WHAT IS 41?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

THE EVENT WHERE SHE MET

MR. FALKER 30 YEARS LATER

AND TOLD HIM SHE WAS A

CHILDREN'S BOOK AUTHOR

WHAT IS A WEDDING?

THE DISEASE HER MOTHER

HAD WHEN SHE DECIDED TO

GIVE THE DOLL TO PATRICIA

WHAT IS CANCER?

THE NUMBER OF GENERATIONS

OF PATRICIA'S FAMILY THAT

HAD USED THE QUILT BY THE

END OF THE STORY

WHAT IS 5?

THE LESSON EUGENE LEARNED

FROM HELPING WITH THE

BIRDS

WHAT IS"ALL CHILDREN

NEED TO FEEL KINDNESS

"...OF COURSE IS TRUE, BUT IT

MAY NOT HAVE HAPPENED!"

WHO IS BABUSHKA OR

HER GRANDMOTHER?

THE SOURCE OF HER STORY

IDEAS

WHAT IS HER

IMAGINATION?

 CATEGORY:   

MY ROTTEN, REDHEADEDOLDER BROTHER

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

IT'S WHAT GRANDMA TOLDPATRICIA AND HER BROTHERTO HOLD ON TO WHEN THEYSLEPT OUTSIDE SO THEYWOULDN'T FLOAT UP TO THESTARS.

 Response:   

WHAT IS GRASS?

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