Everything you need to understand or teach Girls in Pants by Ann Brashares.
The last summer before they go off to college, four girls renew their close friendship that centers on a pair of jeans they share to keep their friendship alive when they are not together. Girls in Pants is a story about growing up and maturing. It is a story of conquering fears that stand in the way of the next step to adulthood. It is the story of four girls who are very different but who share the need to identify significant truths about themselves and to move past these realizations and into the future.
The four girls, Tibby, Lena, Bee and Carmen, begin their summer by conducting a ceremony they have created which centers around a pair of jeans they pass around. There is a very strict set of rules that guides when they wear the pants, and they all imagine that magical things can happen to...
Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood Lesson Plans contain 119 pages of teaching material, including: