The Phantom Tollbooth Theme

Updated: 2/12/2021
The Phantom Tollbooth Theme
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Phantom Tollbooth Lesson Plans

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

Lesson Plans by Elizabeth Pedro

The Phantom Tollbooth is a fantasy novel about a young boy named Milo who was always unsettled and unable to find purpose in life. One day, a mysterious tollbooth appears and transports him to a life of magic, adventure, and wonder.


The Phantom Tollbooth

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Storyboard Text

  • Milo arrives home, and is surprised to find that his entire journey only took one hour.
  • Milo finds everything in life to be a waste of time.
  • TIME
  • Milo meets Tock, a talking watchdog whose job is to make sure that nobody wastes any time.