The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 9 “The Queen of the Field Mice”


Chapter 9 ~ The Queen of the Field MiceDownload The Wizard of Oz Free Book Units ~ Chapter 9.

As the Tin Woodman and the Scarecrow wait at the edge of the poppy field for Dorothy to awaken, the Tin Woodman sees a wildcat chasing a field mouse. The Tin Woodman swings his axe and chops off the wildcat’s head. The Tin Woodman then learns the mouse is actually the Queen of the Field Mice. In return for saving her life, the field mice will help rescue the Lion. The Scarecrow sends the Tin Woodman to build a cart. He asks the field mice to gather string. Together the go into the poppy field. They heft the Lion onto the cart and pull him free of the poppy’s poisonous smell.



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FREE printable pages for The Wonderful Wizard of Oz ~ Chapter 9Click here to download FREE vocabulary practice, comprehension printables, and a foldable organizer.

Chapter 9



Follow these links to see the entire book unit:

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz FREE Book Unit

1 – The Cyclone

2 – The Council with the Munchkins

3 – How Dorothy Saved the Scarecrow

4 – The Road Through the Forest

Root Words Spoons Game

5 – The Rescue of the Tin Woodman

6 – The Cowardly Lion

7 – The Journey to the Great Oz

8 – The Deadly Poppy Field

9 – The Queen of the Field Mice

Pronoun Task Cards

10 – The Guardian of the Gate

11 – The Wonderful City of Oz

12 – The Search for the Wicked Witch

Prefix Game

13 – The Rescue

14 – The Winged Monkeys

15 – The Discovery of Oz, the Terrible

Prefix and Suffix Puzzles

16 – The Magic Art of the Great Humbug

17 – How the Balloon Was Launched

Punctuation Task Cards

18 – Away to the South

19 – Attacked by the Fighting Trees

20 – The Dainty China Country

Analogy Game ~ Round About

21 – The Lion Becomes the King of Beasts

22 – The Country of the Quadlings

Context Clues Task Cards

23 – Glinda The Good Witch Grants Dorothy’s Wish

24 – Home Again



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1 comment

    • Kendra on November 3, 2015 at 4:51 pm

    Never mind about the pronouns foldables! I’ve found them! Thanks for sharing this great resource for free! 🙂

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