The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman
The Whipping Boy Chapter Summaries and Objective Tests is a 36-page, two component resource for teaching Sid Fleischman's 1987 Newbery Winner.
The Whipping Boy Chapter Summaries
The detail CHAPTER SUMMARIES are presented in bulleted format for quick reference. These synopses are a useful for quickly becoming familiar with a title when time is limited, for locating a specific story event or character, or for refreshing memory when using the title from year to year.
The Whipping Boy Objective Tests
The series of OBJECTIVE TESTS, which cover the novel chapter-by-chapter and as a whole book test, DO NOT REQUIRE STORY INTERPRETATION, but rather check for basic story comprehension.
Students will find it necessary to read the material carefully and thoroughly for FACUTAL CONTENT in order to score well on these quizzes. The goal of this material is to build a strong foundation for progression to the higher level thinking skills.
In addition to or in lieu of their function as quizzes, these pages can also serve as whole-class discussion guides, small-group or independent reading guides, homework, and conferencing tools. They are a valuable resource for managing a reading program that involves the use of multiple titles.
Full ANSWER KEYS are included.
The Whipping Boy Chapter Summaries and Objective Tests is taken from The Whipping Boy Novel Study Teaching Guide (the full 8-component package.)
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The Whipping Boy Novel Study Teaching Guide