In Andrew Clements' Frindle, Nick Allen has great ideas but they don't particularly make his teachers happy. Now he's in fifth grade, and the dictionary-fanatic-language-arts teacher doesn't put up with any funny business. All is well until Nick is inspired to invent a new word: frindle. A battle of wits ensues.
Reccomended for grades: 4-8
October 23-27, 9:45 and 11:30 am
October 28 and 29, 2006, 11 am