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. I read this book because my friend recommended it to me. 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. A friend told me about wendy mass, and ive enjoyed all of her books that ive read so far. Even though the book is from 2009, the entire series continues to be wellread at our. There is no writing that is talking down to a child or adult, instead it almost feels as. 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. She flees the party, and for an entire year the two do not talk. S discussion questions for 11 birthdays by wendy mass. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited. What is a summary for 11 birthdays by wendy mass answers.
Me this is the fastest way to size up your friends, your lovers, your family, your boss even. Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. They have had their birthday every year since they were little but since they are in a fight they dont this year. Free 11 birthdays study unit worksheets for teachers to print. An old man smokes a pipe in defiance of a no smoking sign right over his head. In this book, amanda is eleven and in the fifth grade. How they told the story was outstanding, and i loved the mystery that was tied in. The had their birthdays together and replaced the vase that held the apple plant. On their fifth, they planted seeds in handmade pots. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excited after all, 11 is so different from. With graceful the tables are turned this time its a kid whos doing the magic. 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.
When amanda turns in for the night, glad to have her birthday behind her. On their tenth, they learned there are some words you can never take back. May 14, 2009 11 birthdays by wendy mass is about a girl named amanda. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. 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. Another ackward thing is that they share a birthday party together every year, but on their tenth birthday amanda overhears leo talking meanly about her. Wendy mass, quote from 11 birthdays they crawled toward each other, and then with some unspoken understanding, both pushed off the floor with their hands and stood. A wish novel willow falls book 1 and millions of other books are. This book is aimed towards 1012 yr girls but anyone who reads this book will thoroughly enjoy it. 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 have spent apart. The book 11 birthdays is a funny and creative book. Free 11 birthdays worksheets and literature unit for teachers. It is the first novel in the willow falls series 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.
Happy birthday carolyn meyer the true adventures of charley darwin. Amanda and leo are born on the same exact day in a small city. The incredible ibex defies gravity and climbs a dam forces of nature with brian cox bbc duration. Amandas eleventh birthday should be a happy occasion. Amanda and her world comes to life in the pages of this amazing book. She tells people her hobbies are photography and hiking, but theyre really collecting.
This novel study teaching unit has everything that you will need to teach and assess the novel. Access to news 12 is free for optimum, comcast, spectrum networks and service electric sm customers. Jan 19, 2010 abigails book report project on 11 birthdays by wendy mass. One their fifth, they planted seeds in handmade pots. The common knowledge section now includes a series field. Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it. Amanda makes her first appearance as the narrator and comain character, along with leo, in 11 birthdays. This novel in particular has shown a lot of increasing interest and popularity, and creating this page is a good way.
In this book the new character, tara, moves around a lot so she doesnt really know how to make friends, but in this story she meets amanda, leo, rory, and david and becomes. To create a series or add a work to it, go to a work page. Nov 11, 2009 11 birthdays is one of those titles that is a charming, sweet, and memorable book. In gifts they combine all the characters from 11 birthdays and 12 finally amanda, leo, rory, and david and it is fun to know the characters when you read the story. The most important part of 11 birthdays is the the day after their birthday. This book is just another reflection on wendy mass exceptional writing abilities. Four parents and many bemused party guests watched as the two babies took their very first steps, crashed into. This hilarious novel from awardwinning author wendy mass is now available in paperback. On their 5th, they planted apple seeds of friendship, in homemade pots. Mar 20, 2014 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. How many pages are in 11 birthdays by wendy mass answers. Discussion questions for 11 birthdays by wendy mass. Grace has powers to alter peoples fates and is guided by hints left behind by angelica, the magician from the first books. Buy a cheap copy of 11 birthdays book by wendy mass.
They realize that they would always be the best of friends. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. In some cases, as with chronicles of narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series. Ever since their first birthday they have spent every birthday together, even hosting joint birthday parties together.
And last year,on their 10th,they both learned that some words are more hurtful than others. Amanda and leo meet in the courtyard and talk about their fight and what they should do. Groundhog day meets flipped in this tale of a girl stuck in her birthday. That is, until their tenth birthday party, at which amanda happens to overhear leo talking her down to some classmates. This wonderful story is about a girl named amanda and she is turning 11. I decided to read 11 birthdays because my friend from school recommended it. In 11 birthdays, finally, gifts, and the last present, weve seen the kids of willow falls in different magical situations. The oldest man in town, bucky whitehead, swears angelina was an old lady when he was a boy. That is, until their tenth birthday party, at which amanda happens to overhear leo talking her. Its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excitedafter all, 11 is so different from 10. The oddest thing about angelina dangelo was that no one could remember a time when she didnt live in willow falls. What evidence from the book hinted that angelina was somehow involved in repeating their birthdays. Its a really good book in fact all books by wendy mass are. They were born on the exact same day in the exact same hospital, and when by chance, during their first birthday, their party.
Amanda goes back to cafeteria and gets her birthday cupcake and candle. It is in the same series as the book i read earlier this trimester. This hilarious novel from awardwinning author wendy mass is now available on audio. A book of the names and address of people living in a city. Jul 30, 20 in gifts they combine all the characters from 11 birthdays and 12 finally amanda, leo, rory, and david and it is fun to know the characters when you read the story. Jan 01, 2010 i loved this book as soon as i started it. After that amanda refused to speak to leo, locking away all of their pictures and even throwing the flowerpot that she had. I have created the page 11 birthdays, which is based on the youngadult novel written by wendy mass.
Even though the book is from 2009, the entire series continues to be wellread at our library. Amanda and leo hear stories of the feud between their greatgreatgrandfathers years ago. The table of contents makes finding information quick and easy. Jul 01, 2011 its amandas 11th birthday and she is super excitedafter all, 11 is so different from 10. This book is about best friends amanda ellerby and leo fitzpatrick. Jun 05, 2000 amanda ellerby was born june 5, 2000, in a small town, willow falls, on the same day as her best friend, leonard leo fitzpatrick. Instead shes dressed in an itchy costume her mother picked out for her hollywoodthemed party. 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. But she doesnt like when she has to wear an itchy dorothy costume that her mom picked out. This is a 102 page commoncore aligned no prep novel study for the first book in wendy masss willow falls series, 11 birthdays.
In the book 11 birthdays by wendy mass the two main characters amanda and leo get into a fight. Amandas eleventh birthday should have been a happy occasion. I liked how there were two friends who got in a fight and didnt talk to each other. It is about two very close best friends since birth literally. Jan 01, 2010 listen to 11 birthdays audiobook by wendy mass. This book is aimed towards 10 12 yr girls but anyone who reads this book will thoroughly enjoy it. Theyve always had a birthday party together until amanda overhears leo talking about her during their 10th birthday. Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of.1485 1186 928 1298 1545 1424 1355 1210 1262 1243 651 1363 51 1062 1492 941 929 561 335 413 1229 111 690 859 237 1112 1123 705 1566 1019 916 659 1558 43 1142 1399 582 833 73 1431 1121 977 652 1029 623 376