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Middle School Writers Workshop

Classroom Resources

We've complied some teaching resources for you to use as you introduce the works of Gary Schmidt to your students. The links are organized by book title. The resources listed here are for a variety of age groups. Feel free to adapt them to fit the needs of your individual students. If you find or create new resources that you would like to share, please contact us. Enjoy!

Okay For Now
Educator Guide (hmhbooks.com)

The Wednesday Wars
Literature Unit (edhelper.com)

Lesson Plans (scholastic.com)

Discussion Questions (litlovers.com)

Classroom Activities (teacherwillrunforbooks.blogspot.com)

Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy
Literature Unit (edhelper.com)

Internet Activity (mrsoshouse.com)

Book Guide (mcelmeel.com)

Trouble
Reader's Guide (houghtonmifflinbooks.com)