Character
Setting
Events
Vocabulary
Bonus

100

What made Gloria giggle at Julian's house?
Hi kool aid mustache made Gloria laugh.

100

When does this story take place?
This story takes place in the present.

100

How did Julian feel after he fell? - Choose the best answer.
embarrassed hurt mad fine

100

Julian had a kool aid ___________________ on his face.
Mustache

100

What do Gloria and Julian use to make their kites?
They use old newspapers, sticks, string and rags for the tail.

200

Which word best describes Gloria? (Choose the best answer). Explain why.
shy proud selfish serious

200

Where does this story take place?
Outside, or in the house

200

Where did they put the wishes?
They tied them to the kite tail

200

They tied the wishes to the kite tail. What's a synonym for tied?
fastened

200

How do they know if their wishes come true?
They know their wishes come true when they fly off into the wind.

300

Why doesn't Gloria tell Julian her wishes?
If she tells her wishes they won't come true.

300

Julian invites Gloria to his house because he is____________ (choose the best answer)
selfish bossy friendly clever

300

My sister has a ___________________ of teacups.
collection

300

What does the author compare the kite tail to?
The author compares the kite tail to a long white snake.

400

Why do Julian and Gloria share things with each other?
They share things because they are both looking for a friend.

400

Where did the children make the kites?
They made the kites in the garage.

400

How is Gloria's old town of Newport different from her new town?
Newport was a big city and her town town is in the country.

400

Gloria couldn't reach the glue because it was ____________ her reach.
beyond

400

What did the kite look like as it flew away?
It looked like a tiny black spot in the sun.

500

How do Julian's ideas about who a friend can be change after meeting Gloria?
Julian thinks a girl can be his friend.

500

What 3 clues let Julian know that Gloria is moving into the neighborhood?
He saw the moving van. He saw them moving in boxes and furniture. The house was empty. He saw a new girl in the neighborhood.

500

Why don't the mother and father robin want Gloria near the nest?
They don't want her near the nest because they think she might harm the eggs.

500

My son was ____________ injured when he played football.
seriously

500

Why do you think Julian wished that Gloria would stay and be his best friend?
He liked her and had fun with her and he knew it was good to have a girl as a friend.