The Hundred Dresses is a timeless tale written in 1944 by Eleanor Estes. It tells the story of a girl named Wanda who tries to fit into an unaccepting classroom. She tells a story about her hundred dresses to classmates - who don't believe her - and eventually they make fun of her. However, they learn a valuable lesson in the end.
This book brochure is the perfect way to culminate a literature study or independent reading of the book. It allows students the opportunity to synthesize, explore the setting, understand the character, and describe the plot. And, in the end, it allows students to reconnect to the timeless story.