Main character the main character in this story is named nikki maxwell. Books 3 and 3 12 were also on the list for a few weeks. This boxed set includes all five standalone dork diary titles tales from a notsofabulous life, tales dont miss this dorkalicious boxed set of the first six dork diaries books that comes. Get 50% off this audiobook at the audiobooksnow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet.
This book is very popular in my daughters second grade classroom. Dork diaries book report summary dork diaries nikki had lost her diary so she had to use her sister. Royal diaries by kathryn lasky, kristiana gregory, carolyn meyer, et al. But now she is about to enter a talent show at her school, all she needs is a group, a song, and a group name, as long as she find all of those. Boys try diary of a wimpy kid, which my daughter also loves and the humour in them is good. Tales from a notsopopular party girl dork diaries hardcover by rachel renee russell. You have earned 5 stars of a maximum 5 4 dork diaries. Dork diaries has been on the new york times best sellers list for 42 weeks and the usa today best sellers list for 7 weeks. Tales from a notsoposh paris adventure available october, 2020. With a huge global fanbase, dork diaries is the perfect series for fans of diary of a wimpy kid, tom gates and jacqueline wilson.
Brandon, who shes been crushing on, like, forever, has asked her on an almostdate. It is accessible to many levels of readers because it features drawings, short chapters and firstperson point of view. You should try to write a strong introductory paragraph that grabs your readers attention. Tales from a notsofabulous life by rachel russell is a realistic fiction novel for middle grade readers. The dork diaries series on the whole was a big hit and sold many copies worldwide. It was awarded the 2010 childrens choice book of the year award for the 5th6th grade division. Its full of all kinds of great little sketches and doodles and is written in a diary format with. See the sandwich and pizza options below and check out this blog for more delicious ideas 4.
Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. Dork diaries series in order rachel renee russell fictiondb. Dork diaries by rachel renee russell is a delightful book for middle school kids, especially girls 9, but truth be told i thoroughly enjoyed it and im a whole lot older. This set contains the first three books of the bestselling dork diaries series, which chronicles the life of nikki maxwell as she navigates the halls of middle school, mean girls, bff drama, and first crushes. The dork diaries series has more than million copies in print worldwide. Above are dork diaries series books that are currently on. Somewhere in your first paragraph, you should also state the books title and the authors name. I chose to read the book because one of my friends said that it may be short, but it is a relatively okay book, and i agree with her.
If there are additional titles from this series that you would like added, please let us know series resources 10. Get creative and create a comic strip or start a reading diary. Nikki maxwell has never been popular but now shes started at a new school, shes hoping to leave her old dorky ways behind. Give your daughter a wholesome alternative to the dork diaries. Each student presents their book report in the shape of food. Dork diaries is a level v lexile 890 book about a girl named nikki maxwell.
My 5th graders book report project on the dork diaries, tales from. Follow the life of 14yearold middle schooler nikki maxwell in the dork diaries. She got to dance with her crush brandon at the halloween. Tales from a notsofabulous life, written and illustrated by rachel renee russell. My 5th graders book report project on the dork diaries, tales. These 25 reading fair projects are perfect for younger students in early elementary and will give you some ideas for reading fair projects. Protagonist shows more depth here, but still pretty shallow. Her grandma practices studying prices for items on the price is right and takes a hip hop dance class.
The first book of the series was awarded the 2010 childrens choice book of the year award and the book of the year by nickelodeon kids choice awards in february 2011. Follow nikkis adorkable life through sketches, doodles and diary entries as she spills all the details of her notsofabulous life full of bff drama, hopeless crushes and an extremely cringeworthy family. Fiction fourteenyearold nikki maxwell writes and sketches in her diary about her struggle to be popular at her exclusive new private school and about giving up on being part of the elite group, before figuring out a way to simply be herself. I am sincerly hoping that its going to be the first in a series. The seventh book in the bestselling dork diaries series, now with over 8 million books in print. Dork diaries tales from a notsopopular party girl summary. Dork diaries quiz ten questions left scholastic kids club. She got to dance with her crush brandon at the halloween dance,and he does not seem to mind that she is a dork. Ages 68, ages 912, reading worksheets, teacher templates wendy piersall blank templates, book reports, outlines, printable templates, reading skills, report outline. Books four, five, and six in the wildly popular new york times, usa today, and publishers weekly bestselling dork diaries series are all available in one dorktastic boxed set. Tales from a notsohappy heartbreaker dork diaries series.
The chronicles of her ups and downs is for sale here at up to 30% off. Tales from a notsofabulous life is a young adult novel by rachel renee russell which recounts 14yearold nikki maxwells first month andahalf in a new school where she must handle bullies, boys, and an art competition. This book was alright i was kinda bored i dont know why is was ok but i guess because i am a boy reading this so. Growing readers dc presents a summary guide of dork diaries. Download or stream dork diaries 12 by rachel renee russell. The novel begins shortly before nikki is set to begin school at westchester day school. If your child doesnt like reading then these are a great way to get them reading as they are a mixture of text and pics and great for 7, 8 and 9 year old girls. Tales from a notsotalented pop star rachel renee russell fiction for ages 9 to 12 simon and schuster, 2010, 9781442411906 nikki maxwell is feeling pretty good about life for a change. Maxwell is a 14 year old middle schooler in 8th grade but she is still getting used to her new school, new friends, new enimies, new diary, and new crush. Holiday heartbreak by rachel renee russell overdrive.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading dork. Dork diaries 11 tales from a not so friendly frenemy. The boxed set will include the first three books of the bestelling dork diaries series, which chronicles the ohsofabulous life of nikki maxwell as she navigates the halls of middle school, mean girls, bff drama and first crushes. Asked in childrens books is the dork diaries book appropriate for 6. The books 1 and 2 of the series appeared for 17 weeks simultaneously on the new york times bestsellers list.
Tales from a notsopopular party girl by rachel renee russell 9781416980087. Shes starting eighth grade at a new schooland her very first diary packed w. In this second installment of the instant bestselling dork diaries series, nikki is starting to adjust to life at her new school with her awesome friends chloe and zoey at her side. I definitely want to see more of nikki and her family and friends. Beatties classroom this project would be perfect for a book tasting in your classroom. It is a wonderful teen dramedy about fitting in, finding friends and flirting with boys. The dork diaries series has been a huge hit among the childrens category and has spent 43 weeks on the best sellers list of the new york times. Dork diaries are funnier in numbers, which is why this complete collection of nikki maxwells entertaining adventures is a musthave for dorks everywhere. The start of your book report provides an opportunity to make a solid introduction to the material and your own personal assessment of the work. Fun dork diaries activities to use in the classroom. Its full of all kinds of great little sketches and doodles and is written in a diary format with entries by 14 year old, eighth grader, nikki maxwell.
Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Jun 08, 2009 dork diaries is very easy to read with the font and pictures, and i think this book will appeal to even the most reluctant reader. Tales from a notsofabulous life by rachel renee russell 9781416980063. Choice book of the year award for the 5th6th grade division. A certain member of the ccp girls dork fans know all about has gotten her hands on nikkis diary and has decided to share some thoughts of her ownfind out what happens when nikkis worst nightmare becomes a reality.
I like that this book is both wholesome and entertaining. The original dork diaries published in 2005, making people think diary of a wimpy kid is a ripoff but diary of a wimpy kid was made in 1998 as artwork began and released 2004 on funbrain. Tales from a notsofabulous life by rachel renee russell. My grand daughter requested more dork diaries books for her birthday so i got her this one and another one. Tales from a notsopopular party girl kindle edition by russell, rachel renee, russell, rachel renee. Play games, win prizes, find your new favourite book. Why i picked this book when i was at the book fair i seen this book and the main character remind me of me.
My 5th graders book report project on the dork diaries. The books 1 and 2 were also released as audio books in september 2010. Rachel renee russell serves up more laughs and adorable illustrations in the next installment of the bestselling dork diaries series. First in diary series thick with materialism, thin on plot. Dork diaries 3 book by rachel renee russell official publisher. Tales from a notsofriendly frenemy by rachel renee russell. If your students liked diary of a wimpy kid, or big nate they are going to love this series. Shop the dork diaries chronicles here the scholastic. This clever book report is made from ordinary paper bags. I have been reading the desperate diva diaries with my 8 year old daughter. Jan 25, 2016 my 5th graders book report project on the dork diaries, tales from a not so talented pop star stay safe and healthy. So much information can be covered on the 12 panels and it allows students to take a deep dive in a creative way.
Download dork diaries 12 audiobook by rachel renee russell. Nikkis diary is up to the month of april, and springtime is sure to bring more wacky adventures with nikki and her friends chloe, zoey, and brandon. Rachel renee russell is an attorney who prefers writing tween books to legal briefs. Dork diaries 14 tales from a notsobest friend forever by rachel ren russell hardcover readerlink. After an exciting week of voting, my dork diaries fans have spoken here are the results. If there are additional titles from this series that you would like added, please let us know. She has many friends, for example two of her best friends names are zoe and chloe, she has two friends in her band, and school friends. The complete series list for dork diaries rachel renee russell.
Oct 11, 2019 the start of your book report provides an opportunity to make a solid introduction to the material and your own personal assessment of the work. In your personal opinion if you have read the book do you think it would be a good read for a nine year old. Dork diaries is very easy to read with the font and pictures, and i think this book will appeal to even the most reluctant reader. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading dork diaries 2. I have a feeling that this book is going to be a big hit with middle grade girls. Somewhere in your first paragraph, you should also state the book s title and the authors name. My book is about a girl that is in middle school, her name is nikki. Here are some dork diaries items you can use to decorate your party space. Anyone from a precocious 3rd grader to a struggling 8th grader would enjoy and benefit from this book. Tales from a notsofabulous life setting rachel renee russell this study guide consists of approximately 33 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of dork diaries.335 764 108 860 275 100 546 164 907 89 379 267 1499 341 1554 930 1337 155 1048 967 1230 507 449 1034 923 16 501 1231 796