The Goosebumps series of novel studies from New Learning Publishing offers a complete novel study with vocabulary development and comprehension assessment. In addition to these basic reading skills, each novel study in the series introduces grammar skills to help build students grammar through the context of the story.
Included in each novel study are:
Words to Know
Two Grammar Activities
Illustrating an Event Activity
(The product sample images are from various category workbooks. The images represent the consistant set of activities for all of this category’s workbooks. The specifics to each product will be different.)
Synopsis: Samantha is too tall for her age. This makes her clumsy and awkward compared to her classmates. One particular classmate likes to make fun of her and draw unnecessary attention to all of Samantha’s mistakes.
One day, Samantha is riding her bike home after an embarrassing scene durin..
Synopsis: Billy Deep and his sister Sheena are spending the summer with their uncle on a research boat in the Caribbean islands. The Marina Zoo offers their uncle one million dollars to find a mermaid.
Soon after, Billy is swimming too close to the reef when he is attacked by a shark. Who, o..
Synopsis: Jerry and Terri are spending a summer month in a beach house in New England with relatives. This sounds like the perfect summer vacation. One day while playing they meet three “cousins” and begin to spend a lot of time with them.
Strange things begin to happen and a mystery develops..
Synopsis: Todd loves worms. He loves to collect them, study them, and do research on them. His friend Danny likes to help him with collecting worms. Todd’s sister thinks it is a gross hobby so Todd plays jokes on her with the worms.
Regina, Todd’s sister, gets tired of the jokes and decides t..
Synopsis: Lindy and Kris are twin sisters. They do everything together and they are very competitive with each other. One day Lindy finds a ventriloquist dummy and decides to keep it. Kris quickly becomes jealous and gets one, too. The competition becomes intense.
Things get even more intense..
Synopsis: Amy is not happy. She doesn’t fit in with her family. Sara is successful in her art work. Jed is a funny little kid. When Amy finally thinks she has something different to share with her family, it tries to kill her.
Slappy the ventriloquist dummy is back and crazier than ever. Wil..
Synopsis: Have you ever ridden an amusement park ride that you thought almost ‘scared you to death’? Imagine an entire amusement park with that one purpose.
The Morris family and a friend of the kids get lost on the way to Zoo Gardens Theme Park and end up at Horrorland Amusement Park. Right..
Synopsis: Jerry just moved into a new house in a new town far from all of his friends. This can be stressful for any kid. Add to that, an old house with a ghost who likes to play the piano and you have a lot of stress.
Jerry and his dad find a beautiful piano in the attic of the house they ju..
Synopsis: Ginger and her family are going camping. On the first day, the kids are driving their parents crazy. The parents send their kids off to play in the woods. Bad idea!
Ginger and her twin brothers, Pat and Nat, get caught up in a game of Tag with ‘total strangers’. This is not like mos..
Synopsis: Carly Beth is a scaredy-cat. She jumps at every noise and sudden movement. The entire school knows this and gets a good laugh out of it. Two of her best friends try to scare her every day.
Carly Beth is now sick of being scared. It is Halloween and she wants to be brave and scare ot..
Synopsis: Tommy Frazier is new to the school and wants to make new friends. He joins the Dance Decorating Committee. When Tommy goes to the Art Room to get supplies he discovers the old section of the school that has been closed off for about 50 years.
By the end of this story Tommy wishes he..
Synopsis: Wendy and Elliot were on vacation with their parents. It was a long ride and they were bored. They asked if they could ride in the camper and their parents said, “Yes”. Bad idea! The camper came unhitched and slid into the woods.
Walking in the woods they discover a sports camp like..