Ramona Quimby Age 8 Unit Plan by simplestar76


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									                     Ramona Quimby,
                         Age 8
                     Vocabulary List
1. Accuracy
2. Fibbing
3. Scarce
4. Prompt
5. Aboard
6. Reassuring
7. Dreaded
8. Anxious
9. Ferocious
10. Encumbered
11. Reprimand
12. Exasperation
13. Horrid
14. Sustained
15. Wistfully
16. Conspiratorial
17. Inquired
                 Ramona Quimby, Age 8
                  Pre-Reading Questions
1. What sort of responsibilities do you have at home? Is there
   anything your family relies on you to do?

2. What was your favorite thing about third grade? Why?

3. Have you ever done something just because it was
   popular and other kids were doing it? What was it? If not,
   write about a time when you noticed someone else doing
   something because it was popular.
4. Who is the principal of your school? What is he/she like?
   Would you like to be friends with him/her? Why or why

5. Do you think teachers ever discuss their classes with each
   other? What do you think your teacher would say about
   your class?

6. How do you think you would feel if you heard your
   teacher talking about you?

7. Has there ever been a time when you didn’t want to
   forgive someone you loved? What happened?

8. Have you ever thought someone was perfect at
   something and then discovered that they weren’t? If so,
   how did it make you feel?

9. What is the weirdest thing you have eaten?

10.     If your family had to stop spending money and ONLY
   bought what was ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY, what is the
   ONE thing you wouldn’t want to give up?
   Do you think every member of a family relies on one
  another? Why?
                      Discussion Questions

1. Why do you think Ramona was so upset with herself for following a
2. Why do you think Mrs. Whaley thought Ramona was a show off and
   a nuisance?
3. What would you have done if you heard your teacher call you a
   show off and a nuisance?
4. At the end of chapter 3 Ramona is horri
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