Chapter 12

Riddle: How do you know if an elephant is hiding in your refrigerator?

Answer: There are footprints in the butter.

Pre-reading discussion:

1. Does this riddle make sense? Is it funny to you? Why or why not?

2. What is the purpose of riddles?

3. Share a riddle you know with the class.

What does IGA stand for? Take a guess and then follow this link. Were you correct?

Narrows Too Campground

Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound

Lobster Roll. Yummy, yummy, yummy! Awesome yumminess! Is your mouth watering???

Post-reading discussion:

1. Why do you think the author used the elephant riddle at the beginning of the chapter?