Incoming Sixth Grade Summer Reading Assignment

Schooled by Gordan Korman


Directions: You will be handing in the double-sided two-column notes for your assignment.

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Choose two characters from the novel, Schooled. Then, for each character choose 3 character traits to describe him/her. (Remember that character traits are adjectives and describe a character’s personality not his/her physical appearance.) For each character trait, write down a sentence(s) from each section of the novel that shows evidence for that trait and be sure to include the page number. (See example below.)

Novel Sections
Section 1: Chapters 1-7
Section 2: Chapters 8-15
Section 3: Chapters 16-22
Section 4: Chapters 23-31

Character Name:  Mrs. Donnelly


Evidence (Sentence/Quote from Schooled to Support Trait)


Section 1: “I felt terrible for poor Cap. It was hard enough for him to come out of total isolation at Garland without having to be dropped into the snake pit that was middle school.”________Pg. # 46

Section 2: ___________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________ Pg. # ___

Section 3: ___________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________ Pg. # ___

Section 4: ___________________________________________________________

___________________________________________________________ Pg. # ___