Homesick Summary
Jean Fritz

Everything you need to understand or teach Homesick by Jean Fritz.

  • Homesick Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Homesick Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Homesick Summary

Homesick is author Jean Fritz's story of her childhood growing up in China in a town called Hankow. While Jean adopts a first-person perspective and includes mostly real-life details from her life, some parts of Homesick are fictionalized in order to add dramatic interest.

Jean starts the story as a ten-year-old girl in the town of Hankow. Her mother and father work for the YMCA doing relief work. She attends a...

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Lesson Plan

Homesick Lesson Plans contain 135 pages of teaching material, including: