A Smart Girl's Guide to Starting Middle School (Paperback)

Everything You Need to Know about Juggling More Homework, More Teachers, and More Friends!

By Julie Williams, Angela Martini (Illustrator)

American Girl Publishing Inc, 9781584858775, 96pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2004

List Price: 9.95*
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Middle school is all about change. In the opening section, girls take a quiz to determine how they respond to change, then receive tips on how to cope with the big changes that they're getting ready to face as they start middle school- switching classes, getting up earlier, and having their own lockers, all while learning to manage a new school, new teachers, new friends, and LOTS more homework and activities The secret to feeling more confident as she starts middle school is having a little insight into what to expect. This book provides that information as well as "Smart Girl's tips" from girls who have already made the grade in the big school.