This resource accompanies the novel Wringer written by Jerry Spinelli. It contains teaching suggestions, and a sheet for students to record which of the 50 extension activities they complete. The comprehension questions and vocabulary cover every chapter of the novel. Activities are aligned with the Common Core Standards.
This novel deals with controversial themes, such as cruelty to animals. It is also a great novel to use in the classroom to address bullying. The activities included in this study guide are designed to encourage students to think about events that take place in their communities and start to take a side.