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

By Gennifer Choldenko

Alcatraz Island within the Thirties isn't the main general position to develop up, yet it's domestic for Moose Flanagan, his autistic sister, Natalie, and the entire households of the guards. while Moose's dad will get promoted to affiliate Warden, regardless of being an not going candidate, it's a major deal. however the cons have some degree approach for focusing on legal staff, and his dad is now in severe probability. After a hearth starts off within the Flanagan's residence, Natalie is blamed, and Moose bands with the opposite children to trace down the prospective arsonist. Then Moose will get a cryptic word from the infamous Al Capone himself. Is Capone attempting to defend Moose's dad too? If Moose can't determine what Capone's word ability, it can be too past due.

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Water the soil, then place the pots directly under a fluorescent light. 3. Water them again when they get dry. Let them grow until they have several leaves. 4. Using the marker, put an A on one side of each pot and a B on the other. 5. Mark the leaves on both the A and B sides with dots. Put one dot on each of the leaves on the level closest to the pot, then two dots on the next leaves up, and so on. 6. Measure and write down the distance from each set of leaves to the bottom of the pot. 7. Take half the plants and put them in a sunny window, with the A side facing the window.

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