Intended to accompany E.L. Konigsberg's novel "From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler", this reading packet has chapter by chapter activities and extensions directly tied to Common Core State Standards* for reading.
- Comparing and contrasting the two main characters, Claudia and Jamie
- Using evidence from the text and visualization to sketch/draw characters
- Identifying character traits using evidence from the text
Also included is a possible outline for students to write a four paragraph book review.
*The standards directly cited in the packet are for 8th grade, but can easily be changed to reflect different grade levels.