The format is an exciting new approach to studying literature. Each page engages the student in many interesting activities. Children will explore new vocabulary in its context and answer questions that involve them in the story. Learners reflect on their own experiences to better understand those of the characters. This process ensures full comprehension of the novel. Additional activities involve illustrating, sequencing, analyzing characters, and point of view.
The literature study concludes with an organized and detailed book summary. A simple rubric is included for grading the book summary.
Get involved with the story and become a better reader.
(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.)
It is summer vacation and Greg has too much time on his hands. His father won’t let him sleep in and his mother won’t let them go to the beach for vacation. So what is Greg to do with his time?
Well, there is always Rowley and you know how that usually goes. It..
Greg’s mother gives him a diary and he wants everyone to know it is a “journal” and it wasn’t his idea.
Greg starts middle school and things change from when he was in elementary school. This is a tough change in Greg’s life. We learn that Greg has a lot of funny and strange thi..
It is almost Christmas time and Greg Hefley is having a tough time of it. He needs money for his video game he is addicted to and he needs money for Christmas presents for his family.
Greg tries several ways to earn money but nothing seems to work. In between his money earning e..
The school year is nearly over. Greg and Rowley have another falling out. This time Rowley has a girlfriend and Greg does not. Now Greg has to make do without a friend and someone to do his dirty work.
It is around Easter time and Greg’s mother’s family is coming for a vis..
Rodrick is Greg’s older brother. He is a bully towards Greg. Greg is always trying to do things the way Rodrick did them. This is because Rodrick usually gets away with it. When Rodrick gets caught doing something he shouldn’t, he likes to get Greg in trouble with him. Either way..
The new year begins with Greg wanting to help others improve. The difficulty he discovers is most people don’t agree with his ideas for improvement.
Then two things happen to change Greg’s year in a huge way. First, his father is thinking about sending him to military school. ..
It is summer vacation and the Heffley family is going on a road trip. Greg remembers all of the failed family trips in the past and is not sure if he is excited or not.
The plans start out as a trip to Disney World and ends up a trip following suggestions from Family Frolic ma..
It is another chance to see life through the eyes of Greg Heffley. His school is having a Valentine’s Day Dance and he needs a date. For Greg, this is no small task. With the help of his Uncle’s advice, Greg goes through several adventures to get a date.
Enjoy this installment..
Growing up is never easy. Greg finds himself wanting to be treated more like a young adult and not a child. The problem is more responsibility and more pressures come with getting older.
Between the awkward changes to his body, wanting to have a date to a dance, and the in..