Series Name: Focus on Reading: Reproducible Reading Guides
Contents Include: Teacher and student support materials, reproducible student activity sheets, an end-of-book test, and an answer key.
Each reading guide divides the novel into six manageable units. Prepares all students for reading success through activating prior knowledge. Focuses reading with guiding "Questions to Think About". Build vocabulary with pre-reading and during-reading activities.
Author: Kimberly Willis Holt
Toby Wilson is having the toughest summer of his life. Then, Zachary Beaver, the fattest boy in the world, arrives in Toby's sleepy Texas town. While it's a summer filled with heartache, it's also a summer of new friendships & old friendships renewed. And it's Zachary Beaver who turns the town of Antler upside down & leaves everyone, especially Toby, changed forever.
Grade Level: 6|7|8|9|10|11|12
Reading Level: 5