From the Teachers' Guide to the Mr. Subjunctive Series:Credits:
Vocabulary: mealybug, realtor, greenhouse, loft apartment
Suggested activity: print out a copy of the illustration on p. 171 and color it with crayons.
Questions for discussion:
1. Why did the Young Realtors want to kill the cacti in Mr. Subjunctive's greenhouse? How did this make Mr. Subjunctive feel?
2. What are mealybugs? What do they do?
*The picture is, again, from Monkey Fluids. I don't know the original source.
*Loft apartment idea from my husband.