The Flunking of Joshua T. Bates | Printable and Digital

Grade Levels
3rd - 4th
Resource Type
Formats Included
  • PDF
  • Google Apps™
61 pages
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This book companion for The Flunking of Joshua T. Bates has comprehension questions for each chapter of the book. You'll also find a book quiz, sequence of events page, character charts, and graphic organizers to pair with this story. This book companion includes printable AND digital options.

When you download this .zip file, you will find three resources:

  • Original File - this is a printable packet for students with teacher answer keys
  • Google Slides Link - copy and assign the student pages in Google Classroom
  • Student PDF - this is a fillable PDF that students can type directly onto

The Flunking of Joshua T. Bates File Contents

Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 Table of Contents

Pg. 3 Book Summary

Pg. 4 Reading Response Journal Cover

Pg. 5-14 Comprehension Questions (without lines)

Pg. 15-24 Comprehension Questions (with lines)

Pg. 25 Sequence of Events

Pg. 26-27 Book Quiz

Pg. 28 Vocabulary Words by Chapter

Pg. 29-32 Vocabulary Practice Pages

Pg. 33 Vocabulary Graphic Organizer

Pg. 34 WOW Words Organizer

Pg. 35-37 Character Graphic Organizers

Pg. 38 Making Connections

Pg. 39 Visualizing

Pg. 40 Story Summary

Pg. 41 Story Snapshots

Pg. 42 Design a New Book Cover

Pg. 43 Story Map Foldable

Pg. 44-60 Answer Keys

Pg. 61 Credits

Click on the preview to learn more about this pack.

Please Note: You will need access to the book The Flunking of Joshua T. Bates to use this resource. This book is not included with this download. I suggest you see if this book is available to check out in your school or public library.


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.


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