This Workbook contains over 95 pages of reading comprehension worksheets with comprehension questions and vocabulary words for When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead! (Sample Pages.) After purchase you’ll instantly receive a printable pdf download.
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About When You Reach Me
“…exquisitely crafted and intellectually stimulating novel appropriate for readers of all age groups.”
“When You Reach Me,” authored by Rebecca Stead in 2009, presents the story of Miranda, a sixth-grader navigating the late 1970s New York City. Her life takes an intriguing twist as she begins receiving mysterious notes that seem to anticipate future events. While she embarks on the quest to decode this enigma, she grapples with the challenges of adolescence and the complexities of friendship.
This narrative unfolds in a time before the ubiquity of cell phones and the internet, intensifying the mystique surrounding these prescient missives. The cryptic, puzzle-like language in these notes compels Miranda to draw upon her intellect and her knowledge of her community to decipher their meanings. In her pursuit of resolution, Miranda becomes increasingly isolated from her loved ones, creating suspense about whether she will unlock the mystery in time.
A central theme explored in “When You Reach Me” revolves around the influence of friendship and its transformative impact on our lives. Miranda’s relationships with her friends and family take the spotlight, offering insights into the diverse ways people can connect with one another. The narrative also delves into concepts of loyalty, trust, and the importance of defending one’s convictions.
In sum, “When You Reach Me” is an exquisitely crafted and intellectually stimulating novel appropriate for readers of all age groups. Its blend of science fiction, enigma, and the journey of coming-of-age imbues it with a unique and compelling quality, certain to leave a lasting impression on its readers.
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