Whirligig Summary
Paul Fleischman

Everything you need to understand or teach Whirligig by Paul Fleischman.

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

Whirligig by Paul Fleischman is about a 17-year-old boy named Brent Bishop who just moved to Chicago, Illinois with his parents. His journey starts when he is involved in a car crash that results in the death of an honor student named Lea. Lea’s mother requests for Brent to honor Lea by planting four whirligigs in each corner of the country. In the process, he finds resolve, peace, and the ability to move forward with his life.

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Whirligig Study Guide

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Whirligig Lesson Plans contain 116 pages of teaching material, including: