The Westing Game

A Newbery Medal Winner For over thirty-five years, Ellen Raskin's Newbery Medal-winning The Westing Game has been an enduring favorite. This highly inventive mystery involves sixteen people who are invited to the reading of Samuel W. Westing's will. They could become millionaires-it all depends on how they play the tricky and dangerous Westing game, a game involving blizzards, burglaries, and bombings! Ellen Raskin has created a remarkable cast of characters in a puzzle-knotted, word-twisting plot filled with humor, intrigue, and suspense. Winner of the Newbery Medal Winner of the Boston Globe/Horn Book Award An ALA Notable Book A School Library Journal One Hundred Books That Shaped the Century "A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny." —Booklist, starred review "Great fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand." —The New York Times Book Review "A fascinating medley of word games, disguises, multiple aliases, and subterfuges—a demanding but rewarding book." —The Horn Book

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  • Author : Ellen Raskin
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • ISBN : 0593204506
  • Rating : 4/5 from 163 reviews
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The Westing Game (Puffin Modern Classics)

The Westing Game (Puffin Modern Classics)
  • Author : Ellen Raskin
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 12 April 2004
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A Newbery Medal Winner "A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny." —Booklist, starred review A bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. Westing’s will. And though no one knows why the eccentric, game-loving millionaire has chosen a virtual stranger—and a possible murderer—to inherit his vast fortune, on things for sure: Sam Westing may be dead…but that won’t stop him from playing one last game! Winner

The Westing Game

The Westing Game
  • Author : Ellen Raskin
  • Publisher : Dutton Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance, in a special twenty-fifth edition that features a brand new cover.

The Westing Game

The Westing Game
  • Author : Darian Lindle
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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"The unsuspecting residents of Sunset Towers are summoned to the reading of a mysterious will, only to find themselves locked in a thrilling game, as they must discover who is responsible for killing an eccentric millionaire ... Through blizzards, bombings and unlikely alliances, the game is on, and the only people who hold all the clues are one Westing heir and you"--P. [4] of cover.

The Westing Game - Literature Kit Gr. 7-8

The Westing Game - Literature Kit Gr. 7-8
  • Author : Eleanor Summers
  • Publisher : Classroom Complete Press
  • Release : 17 December 2014
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Unravel the secrets at the center of an intriguing murder mystery game. Activities are meant to excite students throughout the reading. Using the chapter titles as clues, predict what might happen in each one. Identify elements of foreshadowing from the novel, and imagine what will take place. Follow the clues in the story to solve the game before any of the characters. Identify cause and effect by explaining why each event happened. Keep track of the variety of characters with

The Westing Game Interactive Notebook

The Westing Game Interactive Notebook
  • Author : Middle School Novel Units Inc.
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 19 July 2015
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This is an interactive notebook for teaching the novel. It includes the following activities along with answers for parts of speech, point of view, setting, tone, theme, mood, and a brief plot summary. Parts of Speech Point of View Setting Tone and Theme Plot A Letter to a Character Antagonist and Protagonist Comparing and Contrasting to Another Book Cause and Effect Character Analysis Character's Response to an Event Comparing and Contrasting 2 Characters A plan to have the students write a 3

The Westing Game: An Instructional Guide for Literature

The Westing Game: An Instructional Guide for Literature
  • Author : Jessica Case
  • Publisher : Teacher Created Materials
  • Release : 01 June 2018
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This standards-based instructional guide provides teachers with rigorous activities and lesson plans to help students comprehend complex literature, as they read the 1979 Newbery Medal-winning mystery novel, The Westing Game. Students will learn how to analyze the text to determine meaning, make summaries, and more. Text-dependent questions help students analyze the text with higher-order thinking skills, with lessons focused on story elements, vocabulary, and more. Close reading activities throughout the literature units encourages students to use textual evidence as they revisit

Wisconsin Literary Luminaries

Wisconsin Literary Luminaries
  • Author : Jim Higgins
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 03 April 2017
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From the humble Ingalls family cabin in the woods to Ayad Akhtar's multicultural conflicts, the Badger State's stories and imagery have long inspired. Explore how Aldo Leopold and Lorine Niedecker drew on their close observations of the natural world. Contrast the distinct novels that Jane Hamilton and Larry Watson set on Wisconsin apple orchards. Delve into Thornton Wilder's enduringly popular Our Town and the wild fiction of Ellen Raskin and Cordwainer Smith, who wrote like no one else. Join Jim

Derek Dool Supercool 2: Going Viral

Derek Dool Supercool 2: Going Viral
  • Author : Adrian Beck
  • Publisher : Random House Australia
  • Release : 01 August 2020
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After accidentally going viral, Derek is now on a mission to go viral DELIBERATELY! After all, what's more SUPERCOOL than being an internet hit? The only problem is, none of his ideas are quite working out as he expected. But Derek's not the type to give up. No way! He is determined to achieve VIRAL VICTORY - even if it's the last thing he ever does.

The Westing Game

The Westing Game
  • Author : Creativity in the Classroom
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 02 March 2014
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This is a combined literature and grammar unit that contains everything you need to teach the novel and more! Included in the unit are pre-reading, active-reading and post-reading activities with grammar lessons, literary activities, a literary terms matching quiz, a final essay test with grading rubric, and other activities just for fun!

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
  • Author : E.L. Konigsburg
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 21 December 2010
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Run away to the Metropolitan Museum of Art with E. L. Konigsburg’s beloved classic and Newbery Medal­–winning novel From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler—now available in a deluxe keepsake edition! Claudia knew that she could never pull off the old-fashioned kind of running away…so she decided to run not from somewhere but to somewhere. That was how Claudia and her brother, Jamie, ended up living in the Metropolitan Museum of Art—and right

Tiger Eyes

Tiger Eyes
  • Author : Judy Blume
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 29 April 2014
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When Davey Wexler's father is killed in a holdup in Atlantic City, her mother moves Davey and her brother to Los Alamos to get away from the memories--but Davey is a girl frozen in fear and anger, until she meets an older boy called Wolf who can read hertiger eyes.