Dear Mr. Henshaw Summary:
Beverly Cleary's Newbery Medal-winning book explores the thoughts and emotions of a sixth-grade boy, Leigh Botts, in letter form as he writes to his favorite author, Boyd Henshaw.
After his parents separate, Leigh Botts moves to a new town with his mother. Struggling to make friends and deal with his anger toward his absent father, Leigh loses himself in a class assignment in which he must write to his favorite author. When Mr. Henshaw responds, the two form an unexpected friendship that will change Leigh's life forever.
What is included:
- Reading Comprehension Questions (T-Chart, Extended Constructed Responses, Support from Text)
- Graphic Organizer
- Searching for Quotes
- Post- Reading Activity
Cause/Effect, Context Clues, Inference, Prediction, Summarize, Main Idea, etc.