Mystery of Biltmore House: Teacher's Guide

Overview

In 1981, Carole Marsh (a real writer) took four real kids on a visit to the famous Biltmore House in Asheville, North Carolina. They went to learn about George W. Vanderbilt, the Victorian Era, O. Henry, and more. There was only one little problem... First one kid disappeared. Then another! Then, so did a priceless antique chess set! There was the creepy Halloween room, the very scary basement, the eerie attic, and all those gape-mouthed gargoyles. Oh yeah, and all that blood! And did I say that the kids got ...
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Overview

In 1981, Carole Marsh (a real writer) took four real kids on a visit to the famous Biltmore House in Asheville, North Carolina. They went to learn about George W. Vanderbilt, the Victorian Era, O. Henry, and more. There was only one little problem... First one kid disappeared. Then another! Then, so did a priceless antique chess set! There was the creepy Halloween room, the very scary basement, the eerie attic, and all those gape-mouthed gargoyles. Oh yeah, and all that blood! And did I say that the kids got trapped in the mile-long heating system? Did I say ONE LITTLE problem?! How about LOTS of BIG problems!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780635013484
  • Publisher: Gallopade Intl
  • Publication date: 11/28/2002
  • Series: Mystery Series
  • Edition description: Teacher's Guide
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,435,234
  • Age range: 3 years
  • Product dimensions: 9.20 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Four Hot, Sweaty, Crazy, Mad Kids 1
2 Four Friends, Four Surprises, One Mystery 9
3 One Creepy Castle, One Scary Question 15
4 Two Spooky Places to Spend the Night 21
5 Lots of Weird People 27
6 No Pieces to Play With 33
7 Hundreds of Doors, But No Way Out 39
8 One Watching Eye 49
9 Zero Clues 57
10 What's A Section 6? 63
11 No Michael 69
12 Thomas Wolfe's House 75
13 You Can't Even Go to Biltmore Again 81
14 One More Suspect 89
15 Blood 95
16 35 Secret Hiding Places 99
17 Ten Second Search 105
18 One Less Kid 109
19 One Last Chance 115
20 Check and Mate 123
About The Author 131
Glossary 132
Scavenger Hunt 134
Excerpt from The Missing Head Mystery 136
Excerpt from The Secret of Somerset Place 144
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