Al Capone Does My Homework (Tales from Alcatraz, Book 3) by Gennifer Choldenko

By Gennifer Choldenko

Alcatraz Island within the Nineteen Thirties isn't the main general position to develop up, yet it's domestic for Moose Flanagan, his autistic sister, Natalie, and all of the households of the guards. while Moose's dad will get promoted to affiliate Warden, regardless of being an not likely candidate, it's a massive deal. however the cons have some degree procedure for focusing on felony staff, and his dad is now in critical chance. After a hearth begins within the Flanagan's condominium, Natalie is blamed, and Moose bands with the opposite teenagers to trace down the potential arsonist. Then Moose will get a cryptic word from the infamous Al Capone himself. Is Capone attempting to guard Moose's dad too? If Moose can't determine what Capone's observe potential, it can be too overdue.

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1. Lucía está leyendo. / Lucía is reading. 2. El Dr. Flórez está en el hospital. / Dr. Flórez is at the hospital. 3. a. El abuelo está enojado. / Grandpa is upset. b. David está feliz. / David is happy now. d. La carne está salada. / The meat is salty. 4. Pedro está enfermo. / Pedro is sick. 5. Gloria está cansada. / Gloria is tired. 48 Bilingual Kids: English-Spanish, Vol. 2 © 2005 Sara Jordan Publishing 11. ser and / y estar Name / Nombre Activity 1 / Actividad 1 Fill in the blanks with the correct form of the verbs ser and estar.

6. Ella es anciana y él es joven. / She is old and he is young. 7. Son las 5:00 de la tarde. / It is 5:00 pm. 8. Hoy es el 3 de diciembre. / Today is December 3rd. 9. El suéter es de lana. / The sweater is made of wool. 10. El libro es de Juliana. / It is Juliana’s book. Bilingual Kids: English-Spanish, Vol. 2 © 2005 Sara Jordan Publishing 47 11. ser and / y estar Estar expresses transitory qualities. / Estar expresa cualidades transitorias. 1. present progressive 5. in most cases indicates the possibility of change.

Who is? / ¿Quién es? ion sh ag ip e (a dj ec tiv e) Some ways we use ser / Algunas formas de usar el verbo ser 1. La señorita Rodríguez es elegante. / Miss Rodríguez is fashionable. 2. El señor Pérez es de Argentina. / Mr. Pérez is from Argentina. 3. Ana es alta y Pedro es bajo. / Ana is tall and Pedro is short. 4. Felipe es conductor. / Felipe is a driver. 5. Juan y Daniela son hermanos. / Juan and Daniela are brother and sister. 6. Ella es anciana y él es joven. / She is old and he is young. 7.

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