The Characters
Figurative Language
Feelings
Word Work
Consequences
100

Main character of the book who is always getting in trouble

Iggy Frangi

100

What does the following simile mean?

Jeremy got to eat like a horse this morning, because he has a recital this afternoon.

Jeremey got to eat a lot.

100

When Iggy's clip is moved to orange he blushed.  What is he feeling?

Embarrassed

100

To pity means-

To feel sorry for someone or something

100

What happens when Iggy misbehaves during brunch?

Iggy is sent outside.
200

Character known as the "Wonderful Boy" who plays cello and seems perfect in every way

Jeremy Greerson

200

What 2 things are being compared in this simile?


Everyone was looking at Iggy like he was a worm and not just a worm, but a half squashed, half squirming worm.

Iggy and a disgusting worm

200

When perfect Jeremy Greerson comes to visit, Iggy mostly feels-

jealous or envious

200

A synonym for pitiful

pathetic

200

What was Iggy's punishment when he plays with his mom's makeup and shaving cream in the bathroom?

Iggy had to buy a whole new lipstick that cost him $13!

300

Older babysitting sister of the main character

Maribel

300

What does this example of personification mean?


It was like his brain had gone on vacation.

Doing something without thinking

300

Why does Iggy skateboard off the roof in front of Jeremy?

To show off

300

Definition of precise

exact

300

What happens to Puttzi when the boys decide to race their desks?

Her knee is so badly hurt that she leaves on a stretcher and the principal has to teach the class.

400

Little sister of the main character

Molly

400

What two things are being compared in the following sentence?

Mr. Schulberger marched like a big blond giant across the classroom to Iggy.

Mr. Schulberger and a giant

400

How did Jeremy Greerson feel as he jumped off the roof?

regret

400

definition of enthusiastically 

something done with full interest or excitement

400

At first, how does Iggy feel about crying in front of everyone after the desk incident?

embarrassed

500

The main character's teacher name or nickname

Puttzi or Ms. Schulberger

500

What does warp speed in the following sentence mean?

Ms. Schulberger turned around to see four desks blasting toward her at warp speed.

Warp speed means really fast

500

How do you know that Iggy felt really bad about what happened to his teacher after the desk race incident?

He cried and cried.

500

Meaning of extenuating circumstances

Something that makes an offense or crime more forgivable

500

What effect did the desk incident have on Iggy?

His behavior improves. He still feels guilty years later.

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