Literature: "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" by Judy Blume
These sites are about the book “Tales of a Fourth-Grade Nothing” by Judy Blume. There are book project ideas, review questions, author biographies, book reviews, and an online Jeopardy game. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on turtles.
"Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" Literacy Focus Unit
This seven-page PDF unit includes activities for pre-reading, reading, responding, exploring and applying for the novel "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" by Judy Blume.
"Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" WebQuest
This web quest was designed to accompany the reading of Judy Blume's "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing." It includes an introduction, explanation of the task, and the process and resources.
Kidsreads: Judy Blume
Read a short autobiography on Judy Blume.
"Tales of A Fourth Grade Nothing" Activities
This page suggests several activities that can be used when teaching the book. They include a vocabulary crossword puzzle, test, and friendly letter.
Judy Blume on the Web
Read about the Fudge book series on Judy Blume's official website.
"Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" Study Guide
This study guide was designed for use with the theatrical adaptation of the book, but has worksheets and activities that can be used with either version. This is a six-page PDF file.
PBS: It's My Life: SIbling Rivalry
Explore this site about sibling rivalry and sibling relationships, one of the main themes of the book.
Here is information on the proper care of pet turtles. NOTE: This site contains sponsored links.
eThemes Resource: Animals: Missouri Turtles
These sites are about Missouri turtles, including snapping turtles, alligator snapping turtles, stinkpot turtles, three-toed box turtles, and ornate box turtles. Learn about the physical characteristics, diet, reproduction, habitat, and behaviors of each type. View several photographs of these turtles in the wild.
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