The Friendship War by Andrew Clements: Printable + Digital Novel Study

Grade Levels
4th - 7th, Homeschool
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Formats Included
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  • Google Apps™
  • Activity
54 pages
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This is a Printable + Digital novel study! It can be used for Distance Learning!

Use this novel study in any or all of these ways! Maybe some of your students need a digital version and some need a paper version. If that's the case, we've got you covered!

Option 1: Print it out

Option 2: Use as a TpT Digital Activity

Option 3: Use through Google Slides with a custom link, (instructions found on the 2nd page of the pdf novel study)

With both digital options, students can type within pre-formatted text boxes.

Note: If using either of the digital versions, you may choose not to assign the draw prompts to your students.

This product also includes the PDF printable version with the answer key.

This comprehensive "The Friendship War" novel study workbook allows your students to answer a variety of fun and engaging questions! Your students will love answering the True and False, Multiple Choice, Opinion, and Draw prompts!

"The Friendship War" is an amazing book that every middle-schooler will resonate with! As a teacher or parent it'll make you feel nostalgic as you think of the many fads and friends you've seen come and go.

"The Friendship War" workbook includes:

  • Vocabulary
  • Comprehension Questions with writing space under each question
  • Multiple Choice Questions
  • Support your Answer Quote Questions
  • Drawing Prompts
  • True & False Questions
  • Opinion Questions
  • Figurative Language Sections
  • Matching Sections
  • Plot Diagram (PDF version only)
  • Exploring the Conflict Section
  • End of Novel Test
  • Answers to all sections excluding Opinion Questions (PDF version only)
  • 39 pages (not including answer pages)

You can assemble this workbook in many ways: as a coil bound book, placed into a 3-ring binder, stapled, or you can hand it out one page or chapter-section at a time. It is recommended to print this double-sided to save paper.

Print in colour or black & white.


If you need support with the digital version, or something isn't working as it should, please email We are always willing to help out!

Total Pages
54 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Provide reasons that are supported by facts and details.
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.


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