Synopsis: Little Willy's life was perfect. He lived with his grandfather, whom he loved. He had a loyal and happy dog named Searchlight. They owned a potato farm in Jackson, Wyoming.
He was very happy until one day his grandfather refused to get out of bed. Doc Smith said he lost his will to live. Now it was up to Little Willy to run the farm, support his grandfather, his dog, and himself, and find a reason for his grandfather to want to live again.
This print and use workbook is a child-directed literature study that requires no teacher or parental prep time.
The format is an exciting new approach to studying literature. Each page engages the student in many interesting activities. Children will explore new vocabulary in its context and answer questions that involve them in the story. Learners reflect on their own experiences to better understand those of the characters. This process ensures full comprehension of the novel. Additional activities involve illustrating, sequencing, analyzing characters, and point of view.
The literature study concludes with an organized and detailed book summary. A simple rubric is included for grading the book summary.
Get involved with the story and become a better reader.
Total Pages: 26