Freak the Mighty, by Rodman Philbrick is an amazing story about two boys who form a formidable human force!
One is a slow learner, too big for his age, and the other is a small, disabled genius.
Use these activities after reading the novel for a quick assessment tool.
Included are questions about the setting, characters, plot and themes.
Students also get the opportunity to summarize the novel by using the acrostic template, "Freak the Mighty" and work with some vocabulary found in the novel.
Other activities include creating a new book cover/title, as well as a questioning page on Freak's disability.
Also included are 3 vocabulary match sheets with answers.