Flipped by Van Draanen Discussion Questions

Instructor: Kerry Gray

Kerry has been a teacher and an administrator for more than twenty years. She has a Master of Education degree.

'Flipped' by Wendelin Van Draanen is a young adult novel about how a relationship between a boy and girl changes from childhood through adolescence. This lesson will guide classroom discussions about this book.


Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen is a story about a childhood crush and how it evolves through the teenage years. Students will learn about point of view as this story is presented both from the perspective of Bryce and Juli. These questions will lead to class discussions about this book.

Chapters 1-5

The questions in this section will support comprehension of the first part of the story.

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