Jeff KinneyDiary of a Wimpy KidThe official site. Diary of a Wimpy KidRead the book online. Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff KinneyA variety of reading strategies, including an anticipation guide, a graphic organizer, and vocabulary Bingo. Diary of a Wimpy KidSix pages of cross-curricular activities, discussion questions, and related links. Diary of a Wimpy KidOnline activities Strong Memoirs Inspired by a Wimpy DiaryA teacher discusses a prewriting activity based on Diary of a Wimpy Kid.
For ESL English Language LearnersIt’s a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself in middle school, where smaller kids share the hallways with bigger kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving. The hazards of growing up before you’re ready are revealed through words and drawings as Greg records them in his diary. Author/illustrator Jeff Kinney recalls the growing pains of school life and introduces a new kind of hero who illustrates the challenges of being a kid. "This book was laugh-out-loud funny throughout and I would recommend it to not only kids, but anyone who can appreciate humor books." "It is really great book - it is funny and good for the whole family." If you enjoyed this book, you will be pleased to know that there are eight more books in the "Wimpy Kid" series.