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1. A Recipe for Disaster

Detective Series 2

Int – Adv
Teens & Adults
Grades 9–12

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.

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Focus

functional
vocabulary
4-skills
principal vs. principle

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
A spinning paper plane
A spinning paper plane