Class Novel: Wednesday : The Young Magicians… Chapter 10…

Good morning Year 6, I hope you are safe and well. So we are going to continue reading our class novel “The Young Magicians and The Thieves’ Almanac” written by Nick Mohammed and illustrated by Glenn Thomas. In the previous chapter the children managed to gain access to the restricted area of the library by answering the “librarian’s” question. They discovery that the thieves almanac is actually missing from the library and a note has been left assuming that Zack Harrison has stolen it. Let’s continue with chapter 10…..

  1. Why do the children think that someone on the magic circle council is helping the thieves?
  2. Why do you think Sophie asked Steve and Jane if they had ever come across “The Thieves Almanac”? What was Sophie hoping to discover?
  3. “Henry began to squirm”. What is meant by squirming and why do you think Henry was doing this?

34 thoughts on “Class Novel: Wednesday : The Young Magicians… Chapter 10…

  1. 1 because only the members have access to the restricted area
    2. I think she asked them because she thought that if they said that they had seen it then they would have stolen it and I think she was trying to discover if they were the ones that stole it.
    3 squirming is where are you are wriggling I think he was doing this because he was nervous.

  2. Why do the children think that someone on the magic circle council is helping the thieves?
    They think that because only the magic circle members have access to the restricted area.
    Why do you think Sophie asked Steve and Jane if they had ever come across “The Thieves Almanac”? What was Sophie hoping to discover?
    She is trying to get information from people.
    “Henry began to squirm”. What is meant by squirming and why do you think Henry was doing this?
    Squirm means to wriggle or twist the body from side to side.

  3. 1) I think that the children think it is someone from the magic circle council because they have access to restricted areas .
    2) She asked them because they might know something about the theft and this will lead to clues and help the investigation . Sophie also could’ve been interrogating them to find out anything suspicious .
    3) Henry could have been squirming because it means to move side to side or wriggle therefore he could be uncomfortable.

  4. They think that because only members of the council can go in to some areas.

    Maybe she has access to it.

    It means to wiggle from side to side

  5. 1. They are correct as they CNA go in certain areas.
    2.I think she was able to go in certain areas because she had acces. As the council.
    3. I think Squirm means wiggling also because they were wiggling to find something mabye?

  6. 1. They think that because Only members of the council to the restricted section.
    2. Since she was in the council she might’ve asked to see if they know anyone who had possetion of it or had any information about it

  7. 1)They think that because”Only members of the Council have access to the restricted section”.
    2)If they knew who stole it.
    3.Squirm means to wiggle or twist side to side with your body and I think he was doing that to maybe to see if he could find anything.

  8. 1. They are right because the council’s can go to certain areas.
    2.I think she was think that she would be able to get into certain areas. Maybe to find some clues.
    3. I think Squirm means wiggling and twisting side to side. He was doing it to maybe find something.

  9. 1. They are right because the council’s can go to certain areas.
    2.I think she was think that she would be able to get into certain areas. Maybe to find some clues.
    3. I think Squirm means wiggling and twisting side to side. He was doing it to maybe find something.

  10. 1) Maybe they think that as the magic circle member has access to the library and the restricted places of it. So they would probably be helping these thieves.
    2) She was trying to found out if they knew anything about the almanac, this could lead to clues or they might even confess if they knew who did it.
    3) Squirming means to move side to side while being in-comfortable.

  11. 1. I think that they are right because normally Councils are only aloud to go into certain areas.
    2. I think she was hoping that she could get into the certain areas to maybe find clues or information.
    3.Squirm means to wiggle or twist side to side with your body and I think he was doing that to maybe to see if he could find anything.

  12. Why do the children think that someone on the magic circle council is helping the thieves?
    Only they have access.
    Why do you think Sophie asked Steve and Jane if they had ever come across “The Thieves Almanac”? What was Sophie hoping to discover?
    If they knew who stole it.

  13. 1)They think that because”Only members of the Council have access to the restricted section”.
    2)Since she was in the Council she might’ve asked to see if they knew anyone who had possession of it or had any information about it.

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