“Time to plant my garden….or as the local bunnies call it, “my all-you-can-eat buffet.” – Maxine
Pre-K – Grade 3, Ages 3 – 8
AR 2.4 (0.5 points)
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No matter how carefully a project is planned, something may still go wrong with it. Mr. McGreely experiences this very thing when he plants his own garden so he can have wonderful fresh vegetables to eat. He works very hard to establish a healthy garden and is pleased and proud of his abundant yield. But as soon as the vegetables are ready to harvest, he finds evidence that three young and very hungry bunnies have nibbled on his plants. “Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!” Mr. McGreely is so angry he fortifies his garden with a fence that he is confident will do the trick. The next night and every night after that, however, it’s “Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!” as the bunnies continue to feast despite each new barrier Mr. Greely builds. In order to protect his garden, Mr. McGreely builds: a higher fence, a tall wooden wall, a trench, and an “enormous thing” with a lock. But as the story progresses it is obvious that nothing can stop those determined bunnies. Continue reading THe Best Laid Plans: A Review of ‘Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!