This rubric-style response journal was created for Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars. It is divided into 10 reading segments and has a total of 20 assignments. Students use the rubric to assess their own work and then turn in the rubric to be graded by the teacher. Skills covered include compare and contrast, character traits, connections, plot, writing an I-Poem, cause and effect, moral and symbolism.
This set also contains a total of 20 multiple choice questions based on Bloom's Taxonomy. The questions are divided into three sets. An answer key is provided.