Synopsis: Nick is a thief. He is on his own and has to fend for himself. He joins a band of thieves who's leader, Finch, has learned that a man named Jack really did climb a beanstalk and get riches from a giant.
Nick quickly realizes that Finch's plan is terrible and does not want to be a part of it. With the help of "the" Jack, Nick gets magic beans and ventures to the magical world of giants in the clouds. This time, the giants are not only aware of him climbing up the beanstalk, they are planning on climbing down the beanstalk and ruling the world. It is up to Nick to save the day. Will he? Well, there is only one way to find out.
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: 31