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Flunking of Joshua T. Bates, The

Flunking of Joshua T. Bates, The

by Susan Shreve Illustrated by Diane De Groat

Driving home from the beach on Labor Day, Joshua receives some shocking news from his mother: he must repeat third grade. Joshua thinks he will be in the third grade forever, until he meets Mrs. Goodwin, a very surprising teacher.

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
3.2
Lexile Measure
890L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
Q
Genre
Realistic Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Susan Shreve Susan Shreve is an author of both adult and children's fiction. She has published over twelve titles in both categories.
Diane De Groat

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