The Herdmans, all six of them, are back and acting “typical Herdman” in this novel by Barbara Robinson. Students will enjoy the humor and mischief in the plot, as well as the sarcastic tone of the narrator. For literature circles, this text provides for discussion about story tone, plot structure, and discussion about right and wrong, from a fifth grade point of view.
This literature guide includes:
• 9 Reader Response menus with questions and discussion prompts,
• 15 Final Assessment options, including 1 multiple choice quiz (with answer key), 7 essay response questions, and 7 project ideas.
This literature guide was written for fifth grade standards, but could be used in grades 4-6.