I'm taking a Children's Literature course right now, so tonight I made a poster to bring in as part of my Book Talk. I had to come up with three response activities for imaginary children to do (since I'm licensed in middle/high school, it's very unlikely I will ever actually teach Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH) and bring in an example of one of them. I went with illustrate a scene from a book, the lazy child's extra credit.
Mrs. Frisby is a Russian striped field mouse. Her cape is made of part of a Netflix envelope. I don't think the cape is mentioned at any point in the book, but I'm siding with Don Bluth on this one.
My commission from Michelle has been on hiatus since I've been sick, but here's what it looks like so far: