Arnie the Doughnut by Laurie Keller
Arnie has many feelings throughout the story. Feelings are important. They can help you
know when to be careful, when to say “no” and when you need to take care of yourself.
Match Arnie’s feelings in the word bank to his situation or story event.
_________________ Arnie believes he is one of the best doughnuts. _________________ Who will pick me, Arnie wants to know. _________________ Arnie can't wait to meet Mr. Bing. _________________ “YOU’RE GOING TO EAT ME?” Find the punctuation, capitalization and spelling mistakes in the passage below. There are at least 23. arnie wuz born in a bakery mr. bing bought arnie the ride in the car was bumpy What are you doing arnie asked mr bing wanted to eat arnie arnie was shocked togeter thay thought of ideas for arnie to be finally arnie become a doughnut-dog Write two sentences describing Arnie. ____________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________
Challenge: What other job could arnie have besides a doughnut-dog? Write and illustrate an
advertisement for Arnie’s new job on the back of this page.