Feelings
The Setting
Important events
Problems
Characters
100

How does Wilbur feel when Charlotte tells him she won't be returning to Zuckerman's farm and that she is dying?  

sad 

100

What is the weather like at the fair?/What season is it?

It's very hot.  It's near the end of summer.

100

How were Charlotte and Templeton able to go to the fair?  

Templeton hid under the straw in Wilbur's crate and Charlotte hid in a knot in the wood.  
100

Why does the pig next to Wilbur win a blue ribbon?  

Because he is so big.

100

Who dies at the fair?  

Charlotte

200

How does Wilbur feel about getting a buttermilk bath?

Happy

200

In what season are Charlotte's children born?  

Spring

200

What was Charlotte's magnum opus (greatest thing she ever made)?  

Her will sac to hold and protect her eggs

200

What do almost all of Charlotte's children do after a few days of being in the barn?   

They spin a balloon and sail away on the wind.

200

Who snips through the threads holding the egg sac to free it?  

Templeton

300

How does Wilbur feel when the people are coming toward his pen and Templeton is refusing to help him with the egg sac?  

He feels anxious/stressed/panicky.  

300
Where does Wilbur put the egg sac in order to carry it home safely?  

In his mouth

300

What does Wilbur win at the fair?

He wins $25 and a bronze medal.

300

How does Charlotte help Wilbur to win a prize at the fair?

She spins the word "humble" into her web.  

300

What is the name of the huge pig in the pen next to Wilbur at the fair?  

Uncle

400

How does Templeton feel about being a messenger and errand boy?  

He's angry.  He feels like nobody cares about him.

400

Where does Wilbur see Charlotte's 3 daughters who are staying?  

He sees them in the rafters of the barn right above his pen (the same place Charlotte had her web).

400

What does Wilbur decide to do when he finds out that Charlotte is not returning to the Zuckerman's farm?  

He decides he must take the egg sac with him so that Charlotte's children will live on in the barn.

400

What happens to Wilbur when he is about to get the award at the fair?  

He passes out (loses consciousness).

400

What was the name of one of Charlotte's daughters?  (There are 3 different names given in the story.  You need to say just 1.)

Joy OR Aranea OR Nellie

500

How does Fern feel about Wilbur winning an award at the fair?  How do you know?

Fern seems indifferent (doesn't care).  She wants money to ride on the ferris wheel with her friend instead of watching Wilbur get a prize.

500

What is the MIDWAY at the fair?  

It's the center of the fair where there are rides, food, and games.

500

How does Templeton save the day when Wilbur passes out at the fair?  

Templeton bites Wilbur's tail to revive him (wake him up). 
500

How does Wilbur get Templeton to help him with the egg sac?

Wilbur promises Templeton to let him eat first, and then he will eat what's left over.  
500

What is the name of the boy Fern rides in the ferris wheel with?  

Henry Fussy

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