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Ep1

1. A Recipe for Disaster

In this introduction to the series, Principal Davidson speaks with an angry parent about the fire alarms that have been disrupting exams at Mountain Berry High. Principal Davidson assures the parent that Detective Bossley is going to get to the bottom of things.

Printable Lesson
  • 2 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • warm up
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • predicting
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • go off
  • on one's hands
  • prankster
  • your guess is as good as mine
  • get to the bottom of
  • recipe for disaster
  • give one the benefit of the doubt
  • not rocket science
  • around the clock
  • if all else fails
  • not come down to
Grammar
  • principal vs. principle