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Maniac Magee Lapbook for Novel Study

Grade Levels
3rd - 6th
Formats Included
  • PDF
34 pages
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Lapbooks are an engaging way for students to keep track of their learning while reading Jerry Spinelli's Newberry Award winning novel. Students will develop a story map, create character trading cards, make text connections, write a friendly letter, and be creative through extension activities.

These components can also work for interactive notebooks!

Cover page to decorate
Character trading cards
Story map & summary (2 options)
Text to Self, Text, & World Connections
Sneaker design extension
Friendly letter to a character extension
Direction Section: Assembly instructions & each piece with detailed instructions for the teacher
Easy to Print Section

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keywords: Maniac Magee, lapbook, Jerry Spinelli, comprehension, creative writing, lesson plans, novel study, story elements, text connections
Total Pages
34 pages
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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