The Best School Year Ever: Summary & Characters


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What word best describes the Herdman family in The Best School Year Ever?

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1. In The Best School Year Ever, what word does Beth finally use to compliment Imogene?

2. In The Best School Year Ever, what did Imogene do that finally convinced Beth that she wasn't all bad?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet revisits what you read in The Best School Year Ever. You'll assess what you know about the characters in the story and the challenging assignment Beth is given in class.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The focus of this quiz and worksheet is to see how much you know about:

  • Describing the Herdman family
  • The word Beth uses to describe Imogene
  • What Imogene does that made Beth think she isn't all bad
  • Defining banned

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - review what you read about the word Beth decides upon to compliment Imogene to answer a question about it
  • Reading comprehension - ensure you are able to pick out what Imogene does that makes Beth think she isn't all bad
  • Interpreting information - verify that you read why Beth struggles to find a compliment for Imogene and interpreted it correctly

Additional Learning

You can find a more extensive review of this story in the lesson The Best School Year Ever: Summary & Characters. This lesson provides a closer look at:

  • The characters of the story
  • Why the Herdman children are banned from certain places in town
  • How teachers and other students treat the Herdman kids
  • What Beth decides about Imogene after she reads her compliments to the class
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