The Worst Day of My Life Ever! | Printable and Digital

Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd
Formats Included
  • Zip
45 pages
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The Worst Day of My Life Ever! by Julia Cook is a story about a boy named RJ who learns the importance of listening and following instructions. This picture book companion has comprehension activities, vocabulary cards, a sequencing activity, a kid writing craft, and more!

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 Worst Day of My Life Ever! File Contents:

Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 Table of Contents

Pg. 3 Book Summary

Pg. 4 Reading Response Journal Cover

Pg. 5-6 Character Charts

Pg. 7-8 Comprehension Cards (color, B/W)

Pg. 9-10 Comprehension Questions (written responses)

Pg. 11-12 Story Elements Spinner (color, B/W)

Pg. 13-15 Retell and Summary Graphic Organizers

Pg. 16-17 Sequencing Activity

Pg. 18 Cause and Effect

Pg. 19-22 Vocabulary Cards with Definitions (color, B/W)

Pg. 23 Vocabulary Match-Up

Pg. 24 Vocabulary Fill-in-the-Blanks

Pg. 25-27 Kid Craft Writing Directions, Examples, and Prompts

Pg. 28-34 Kid Craft Templates

Pg. 35-38 Writing Templates

Pg. 39-44 Answer Keys

Pg. 45 Credits

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Please Note: You will need access to the book The Worst Day of My Life Ever! 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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Total Pages
45 pages
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