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A Christmas Carol

Web Quest







VERY IMPORTANT NOTE: There are many movie and book versions of A Christmas Carol. Be sure that all of your answers for this web quest are about the Walt Disney animated movie made in 2009.
  • · You must cite at least three different websites in your answers to the questions below.
  • · You cannot use Wikipedia.

Describe each of the main characters: Give a short description of each character, name the actor who did the voice of the character, and the web address of where you got the information.

1. Ebenezer Scrooge




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2. Jacob Marley




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3. Bob Cratchit:




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4. Tiny Tim:




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5. Ghost of Christmas Past:




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6. Ghost of Christmas Present:




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7. Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come:




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Vocabulary: Write the definition of each of the following words in your own words and then tell what dictionary you used:

1. tuppence:



About how much money is tuppence in Chinese Yuan?


2. humbug:



3. tight-fisted:



4. dead as a door nail:



5. scrooge (noun, as in “Her father is a real scrooge.”):



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Plot Synopsis: Write about 100 words telling what the movie is about. Be sure to tell what happened when Scrooge was visited by each of the three ghosts:

  • The Ghost of Christmas Past
  • The Ghost of Christmas Present
  • The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come