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Thursday 25th June 2020

Use your previous knowledge and the text to help you to answer the questions below. Write a blog post with your answers on our Fantastic Mr Fox Blog.


  1. Why is Mr Fox glum?
  2. Why was there no food that night?
  3. Do you think that Mrs Fox cared a lot about Mr Fox? Explain how you know using evidence from the text.
  4. Other than the pain, what else do you think could have been stopping Mr Fox from sleeping that night?
  5. Why do you think that the scraping noise was the most frightening noise a fox could ever hear?
  6. Why do you think Mrs Fox worries that the farmers will kill her children?
  7. What do you think the writer meant by The sight of this awful thing seemed to have an electric effect upon Mr Fox.’?
  8. How do you think the foxes felt when they looked back at their tunnel?