In the book 11 birthdays by wendy mass the two main characters amanda and leo get into a fight. Those who study this material are in a unique position to help others understand their relationships. As the day rolls along, amanda finds her father is sick, her best friend makes the gymnastics team and amanda doesnt, and only eight kids come to her party and. This is a 102 page commoncore aligned no prep novel study for the first book in wendy masss willow falls series, 11 birthdays. They realize that they would always be the best of. An old man smokes a pipe in defiance of a no smoking sign right over his head. Who is the antagonist of 11 birthdays by wendy mass answers. The day of amanda and leos birthday they dont go so great so they just tag along that day. This novel study teaching unit has everything that you will need to teach and assess the novel. This book is about best friends amanda ellerby and leo fitzpatrick. Amandas and leos report cards writing prompts answer keys plus an interactive jeopardytype game kids wings features lesson plans and skillbuilding activities for 11 birthdays by wendy mass to make it preferable, exciting, and more fun to teach through authentic awardwinning literature. I was going through some old files and found the plan for a book club another librarian and i did together last summer, for the book 11 birthdays by wendy mass. If you would like me to write a report for one of these books please open a. They try to get out of this time loop when they notice that.
They have had their birthday every year since they were little but since they are in a fight they dont this year. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited after all, 11 is so different from. Amanda and leo hear stories of the feud between their greatgreatgrandfathers years ago. For your reference, we provided these 11 birthdays quotes with page numbers using the following version of the book.
Amanda and leo havent talked since their 10th birthday. When amanda goes through her 11th birthday 10 more times than she wants too. Abigails book report project on 11 birthdays by wendy mass. What evidence from the book hinted that angelina was somehow involved in repeating their birthdays.
This book is narrated by amanda my favorite character. The most important part of 11 birthdays is the the day after their birthday. Amanda ellerby has been best friends with leo fitzpatrick, and they always celebrated their birthdays together. Still feeling hurt from an unkind remark leo made at last years party, amanda spends her eleventh birthday without her nowestranged friend. When she relizes that shes not the only one going through this she feels more comfortable but only a little, find out who is going through this with her and what happens next. Leo has this awesome party including a band, hypnotist, and a football player, while amanda has a hollywood themed party, and shes stuck wearing an itchy dress and heels that give her blisters. Sometimes theres just that story that while marketed as a childrens book, can reach across the age gap and warm even an adults heart. Like a groundhog day for middle grade readers, masss every soul a star winning story features a girl seemingly trapped in her 11th birthday. Students will complete a summary on the book 11 birthdays incorporating at least 5 emojis from the set given. Amandas 11th birthday should have been a happy occasion. Amanda is in the 5th grade with stephanie her new best friend and leo her old best friend.
About the book after celebrating their first nine sameday birthdays together, amanda and leo, having fallen out on their tenth and not speaking to each other for the last year, prepare to celebrate their eleventh birthday separately but peculiar things begin to happen as the day of their birthday begins to repeat itself over and over again. Erynn heggan this book 11 birthdays, is very weird at first. But, last year on this day, her best friend, leo, who shares her birth date, hurt amandas feelings and for this entire year they havent spoken to each other. Amandas eleventh birthday should have been a happy occasion. A wish novel willow falls book 1 kindle edition by mass, wendy. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited. The incredible ibex defies gravity and climbs a dam forces of nature with brian cox bbc duration. With ivans movie out this year from disney, expect great interestit will be richly rewarded. The worst part of it all is that she and her best friend, leo, with whom she has the same birth date, are on the outs and this will be the first birthday they have spent apart.
Read chapter two from the story 11 birthdays by sometimelastnight corina ward with 5,6 reads. When amanda turns in for the night, glad to have her birthday behind her. On their fifth, they planted seeds in handmade pots. I had my 11th birthday last year and it was awesome but i think that i wouldnt change anything but my attitude when i got my presents but i loved them all but i didnt show it that much when i got them the next birthday i have text to text. Kids wings activities for 11 birthdays by wendy mass.
Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excitedafter all, 11 is so different from 10. Masss novel jeremy fink and the meaning of life was adapted into a feature. Day 11 chapter ashley becvar amanda throws alarm clock out the window amanda makes periodic table for bee boy amanda calls leo talk about why it is still their birthday after do all those good things and made up amanda gives her dad the get well bag again amanda makes sure mom and kylie get the right posterspresentations. Amanda goes back to cafeteria and gets her birthday cupcake and candle. The purpose is to promote a 20102011 bluebonnet nominated title in texas. Amanda and leo, born on the same day, have celebrated their birthdays together for 10 years. She tells people her hobbies are photography and hiking, but theyre really collecting candy bar wrappers and searching. On their 5th, they planted seeds in hand made pots. Amandas eleventh birthday should be a happy occasion. Wendy mass is the author of awardwinning books for young readers, including 11 birthdays, finally, gifts, the last present, and the twice upon a time series. What happens when you lose the one who was always there for you. This can become a full time career for those who are motivated to learn and willing to apply the knowledge.
She is about to celebrate with a lame hollywoodthemed party, while her exbest friend leo is. Amanda has a best friend called leo yes, he is a boy, they celebrated all their birthdays together because they were borned on the same day. They were born on the exact same day in the exact same hospital, and when by chance, during their first birthday, their party. Amanda is an average girl living in an average town willow falls. The one you spent every birthday with until the age of 10. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of its content suppliers and protected by us and international laws.
Instead shes dressed in an itchy costume her mother picked out for her hollywoodthemed party. On their 10th, they learned there are some words you can never take back. The worst part of it all is that she and her best friend, leo, with whom shes shared every birthday, are on the outs and this will be the first birthday they havent shared together. Amanda and leo are born on the same exact day in a small city. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. She has an older sister kylie and amanda has blonde hair. I really enjoyed this intriguing story, and recommend it to anyone who likes realistic fiction with just a touch of fantasy. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited after all, 11 is so different from 10.
In this slowpaced middleschool friendship saga, mildly spiced with a bit of fantasy, readers meet amanda and leo, best friends who have spent every birthday together since day one. Wendy mass is a fun, creative, full of friendship, mysterious and downright exciting book. One their fifth, they planted seeds in handmade pots. Free 11 birthdays worksheets and literature unit for. Amanda and leo were born on the same day, june 5th, and have shared their parties ever since their first birthday. Amanda ellerby amanda ellerby is best friends with leo fitzpatrick.
It is about this girl called amanda, she lives in willow falls. The novel follows the life of a young girl named amanda ellerby who has spent each of her first ten birthdays with the same boy, her best friend leonard leo fitzpatrick. S discussion questions for 11 birthdays by wendy mass. Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. In an extreme overreaction, she flees the party and cuts leo out of her life.
Even though the book is from 2009, the entire series continues to be wellread at our. This is a book trailer made for elementary students. Discussion questions for 11 birthdays by wendy mass. When you start to get in depth into the book, you can understand more. Ever since their first birthday they have spent every birthday together, even hosting joint. They have had their birthdays together ever since they were 1. What is the plot in the book 11 birthdays by wendy mass. It is in the same series as the book i read earlier this trimester. It is about her and her ex bff he is a dude and no they do not have a crush on each other going through some magicle happenings. Wendy mass is the author of the awardwinning books for readers a mangoshaped space, leap day, jeremy fink and the meaning of life, heaven looks a lot like the mall, every soul a star, the candymakers, 11 birthdays, finally, and the twice upon a time series.
On their tenth, they learned there are some words you can never take back. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 11 birthdays. Who is the antagonist of 11 birthdays by wendy mass. That is, until their tenth birthday party, at which amanda happens to overhear leo talking her down to some classmates. Wendy mass born april 22, 1967 is an author of young adult novels and childrens books her 2003 novel, a mangoshaped space won the american library association ala schneider family book award for middle school in 2004.832 95 1286 1033 606 848 1213 1026 525 504 233 1058 192 583 692 934 478 386 620 670 289 807 1263 776 901 39 1066 1044