This novel study packet includes definitions to hand out for Plot Analysis vocabulary, such as, protagonist, theme, rising action, etc. There are graphic organizers for teaching the plot, characterization, and descriptions (adjectives) of the bugs and two aunts. There is a foldable activity for learning how to figure out the theme of any novel. A printable template of a small 3-D box for an adjective activity. I've suggested two funny and engaging books to read to teach and motivate students about idioms with follow-up worksheets. I've also included worksheets for onomatopoeia and personification. There's a worksheet for internal and external conflict, too. I've included ideas for arts and crafts, writing, research, and journaling. There's a few fun activities to teach sensory/imagery, which is a component of poetry. One involves touch and another is for sight and taste! There's a lot of poetry in this novel. Finally, there's a study guide, final test, and idiom quiz. All 3 have an answer key. There are also answer keys for the worksheets, plot analysis graphic organizer, bug descriptions, and theme. Plenty to pick and choose from depending on time, grade level, and various learning styles.