Literature: "Freak the Mighty" by Rodman Philbrick
These sites are about the book “Freak the Mighty” by Rodman Philbrick. Includes the author’s biography as well as teaching guides, activities, a quiz, and lesson plans to go along with the book. There is also information on growth disorders.
"Freak the Mighty" Teacher's Booklet
This 37-page PDF includes teaching resources, student activities and assessment tasks for "Freak the Mighty" by Rodman Philbrick.
"Freak the Mighty" Literature Unit
This literature unit for "Freak the Mighty" includes a daily reading journal, a mixed review, extend activities, book report form, analogies, word wall, chapter quizzes, writing prompts, comprehension questions, and vocabulary activities.
Literature-based Skill Building: Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick
This page has comprehension activities for the book "Freak the Mighty". Click on chapter links for the activities. NOTE: This site has links to external site. One link is broken.
Freak the Mighty: Activity Ideas
Here are some ideas for classroom activities that go along with the book.
Freak the Mighty Discussion Guide
This page has a book summary, activities,and discussion questions for the book. NOTE: This site contains ads.
eLearning with Freak the Mighty
This site has vocabulary lists and activities for each chapter. Click either 'OK' or 'Cancel' button to start to begin an activity for each chapter.
ReadWriteThink: Reading and Writing Workshop: Freak the Mighty
This lesson plan aims to help students learn and practice the comprehension strategies of predicting with support and making personal connections. NOTE: This site contains links to external sites.
Rodman Philbrick Official Site
This is an official website of the author. Learn about his life, careers, and inspiration from interviews and frequently asked questions. Includes a teaching guide for Freak the Mighty and more. NOTE: This site has links to external sites.
Rodman Philbrick Interview Transcript
Read an interview transcript to find out how the author got inspiration for his books as well as his career.
KidsHealth: Growth Disorders
Read this article to learn about different causes of growth disorders. NOTE: This site contains ads.