The Running Dream Summary
Wendelin Van Draanen

Everything you need to understand or teach The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen.

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

The Running Dream Overview

The Running Dream is a young adult novel by American author Wendelin Van Draanan. This award winning novel centers around the life of a 16-year-old girl, Jessica, as she tries to navigate her daily life and relationships following the car accident that lost her a leg. Through the new relationships she forms and the old ones she strengthens, the novel explores themes of perseverance, self-acceptance, and coming of age.

Study Pack

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The Running Dream Study Guide

Lesson Plan

The Running Dream Lesson Plans contain 159 pages of teaching material, including: