Usually life at Voyager Middle School was quiet and ordinary. The kids in Room 23 did normal kid stuff like homework, paper routes, gymnastics, making paper airplanes, complaining about homework, you know. Even though they were in middle school now, and had lots of different teachers for all different subjects, they started out each day together in Mrs. Humphrey's room to hear the school announcements, to plan the day's schedule, and to talk about current events. Sometimes it would be really boring and no one would have anything to talk about. Other days they could hardly stop talking, like the day after everything got crazy.

One fateful Tuesday, life at Voyager Middle School just wasn't quiet or ordinary. It was magic. This is what happened …