From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
by E. L. Konigsburg
Claudia didn’t mean to worry anyone when she ran away, but now she cannot return home until she solves the statue’s mystery. Does Mrs. Frankweiler have the answers?
Focus: Letter writing
Grade Level: 4th – 6th
Novel: 162 pages
Critical Thinking: Light
FOCUS GUIDE: 3 weeks
Barbara’s Notes: Because the entire novel is actually a letter it allows us to present letter writing in a unique format. The focus guide also includes “Thinking Deeper” questions to help get the most from the story. Focus Guide written by Jessica McMillan.