Add your rating See all 35 kid reviews. Nora is a genius, but since early childhood she has hidden that fact from both teachers and family. So she goes underground, keeps her giftedness to herself, and tries to fit in.
From an early age, everything was always very easy for her: However, Nora does not like to perform or be pushed around. She in no way wants to attract attention to herself. That's why once she got into grade school, she started to think more "normally". The story begins when Nora has just received her first report card of fifth grade.
Click here to see the rest of this review As she suspected, Nora's parents are furious with her grades. However, Nora has different opinions on grades and tests than her family. She thinks they are "based on a bunch of stupid information that anybody with half a brain can memorize".
Nora then has to meet with her teachers, parents and school principal to "discuss why she got the grades she did". The reader will then find out Nora had purposely planned to get bad grades.
Then, Nora received F's on all of her final tests. It becomes very clear that Nora is not just an average student; she is a genius.
And she knows it. The school then decides to perform some "tests" on Nora, but they are not what she expects.15 FREE ready-to-use worksheets to use with almost any book.
The Report Card by Andrew Clements - review writing books again with The Report Card. It features an intelligent main character with an amazing gift. everybody in The Report Card. The book. The book The Report Card was an okay book. It was an okay book because when I got it I thought it was going to about someone getting bad grades all the time. This book takes place at Nora's school and her house/5. The Report Card is a different kind of a novel written by Andrew Clements. It is different because it discusses a rare problem faced by kids which is not taken seriously by parents and teachers. This book was published in the year
Main Character Traits from Literature Worksheets Character Report Card from Literature Worksheets . The Report Card Book Summary and Study Guide. Main Character Gender - Female Profession/status: student Age: a kid Books with storylines, themes & endings like The Report Card; The Skin I'm In by Sharon G.
. The story begins when Nora has just received her first report card of fifth grade. The results: five D's and one C.
Her friend Stephen is very simpathetic and confused, especially when Nora tells him she WANTS to get bad grades. The main character in The Report Card is Nora. She is the one who calls the education system into question in this book (which is the whole point of the story, similar to Clements' other books.
Andrew Clements has used his time-honoured formula for writing books again with The Report Card. It features an intelligent main character with an amazing gift.
Characters. Nora Rose Rowley: The main character of the story and secretive genius.
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