Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Fudge a mania book unit
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.


Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Fudge a mania book unit


Published on

Download @

Download @

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total Views
On Slideshare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

No notes for slide


  • 1. Name ___________________________________ Date ________________________ Fudge-a-Mania, by Judy Blume Comprehension Questions Multiple Choice Choose the best answer for each question. 1. What is the name of Fudge s myna bird? a. Farley b. Tootsie c. Uncle Feather d. Jake 2. Who got sprayed by the skunk? a. Buzzy Senior b. Turtle c. Libby d. Mitzi 3. Where does Libby work? a. Ickle s Ice Cream Parlor b. Acadia National Park c. the library d. Bicycle Bob s 4. What happened the last time Sheila baby-sat Fudge?? a. He turned two somersaults b. He lost two teeth c. He drank cocoa d. He married Sheila 5. For which team did Big Apfel play? a. Chicago Cubs b. Brooklyn Dodgers c. Texas Rangers d. Boston Red Sox 6. What did Fudge plant in his garden? a. tomatoes b. rocks c. lemons d. flowers 7. Why couldn t Mouse Ellis come to Maine? a. She had chicken pox. b. She ate too much dirt. c. She had to baby-sit. d. She had a baseball game.
  • 2. Name ___________________________________ Date ________________________ Fudge-a-Mania, by Judy Blume Comprehension Questions Short Answer Answer the questions below in complete sentences. 1. According to the story Peter made up for Jimmy Fargo, why are the Tubmans and the Hatchers sharing the house in Maine? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ 2. How do Peter and Fudge meet Mrs. A and Mitzi? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ 3. What is Peter s commercial for Mitzi s Monster Spray? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ 4. Why does Fudge put Oil of Olay on his baseball glove? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ 5. Why does Peter stare into his Kreskin s Crystal and repeat Isobel s name? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ 6. What inspires Mr. Fargo to do a series of paintings called Baby Feet ? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________
  • 3. Name ___________________________________ Date ________________________ Fudge-a-Mania, by Judy Blume Comprehension Questions Long Answer 1. Fudge and Peter s team lost the baseball game, and that made Peter feel like a loser. How did he make himself feel better? How do you make yourself feel better when you get down in the dumps? ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ 2. Why does Peter think it s easier being the baby, rather than the oldest? Do you have any brothers and sisters? If so, describe them. If not, do you have a friend or relative who is like a brother or sister to you? Describe them. ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________
  • 4. Name ___________________________________ Date ________________________ Fudge-a-Mania, by Judy Blume Writing Prompt Question: Peter and Sheila aren t great friends, but during their vacation they manage to get along pretty well. Have you ever had to get along with someone when maybe you didn t want to? What was the situation? How did you feel after you spent time with this person? How did your relationship change? ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________
  • 5. Name ___________________________________ Date ________________________ Fudge-a-Mania, by Judy Blume Character Match Match each character with the item that they either ate or prepared. 1. Fudge A. A fly 2. Buzzy Senior B. Ice cream 3. Mrs. A C. Oatmeal 4. Peter D. Blueberries 5. Tootsie E. Sardines and onions on rye 6. Mitzie F. Lemonade 7. Jimmy Fargo G. Cinnamon buns 8. Tony Ickle H. Dirt **************************************************************************************************** Recalling a Story Draw your favorite scene from the book in the panels below, and describe briefly in your own words what happened in that scene. ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________
  • 6. Name ___________________________________ Date ________________________ Fudge-a-Mania, by Judy Blume Answers Multiple Choice: 1. c 2. b 3. a 4. b 5. d 6. b 7. a Quiz: 1. d 2. h 3. e 4. a 5. g 6. b 7. c 8. f Reading Comprehension: 1. Peter plans to tell Jimmy Fargo that there was poison gas in the toilets of their original house. It was condemned, so they had to move and share a house with the Tubmans. 2. Peter and Fudge met Mrs. A and Mitzi when they went to their house looking for Uncle Feather. 3. Mitzi s Monster Spray. Made from Grandmother s secret formula. Spray twice a day and melt your monsters away. 4. The man at the sporting goods store told Fudge that a few drops of oil would help keep his mitt nice and soft. 5. Peter concentrates and tries to transfer his thoughts of Isobel into her head so that she will dream of him. 6. Tootsie walked across some of his paintings. Long answer: 1. Peter tells himself that he s not a loser; he was just having a bad day. But next Sunday can be completely different. Next Sunday he might make a fantastic catch and a grand-slam home run. Anything is possible in baseball. 2. Peter thinks that being the baby is the easiest because you can do and say whatever you please without worrying about what other people will think.