1. Nicodemus explains to Mrs. Frisby that he was
to be Dr. Schultz's prisoner and his pupil for the next three
years. Explain how he could be both of these.
2. The rats are divided into three groups, Group
A, B, and C. Write a paragraph explaining a time you were part of
a group (outside of school), and your experiences within the group.
3. Dr. Schultz was not surprised when Justin
escaped. He expected it to happen. Why do you think he was
4. The rats in
Group A showed no signs of aging due to the injections they were
receiving. What injection/injections have you received in your
life that have kept you healthy?
The rats are being taught to read. Compare their reading
instruction to the way you learned to read.
Do you agree or disagree with Justin's decision to release the mice?