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The homework strike

Gregory K. Pincus

The homework strike

by Gregory K. Pincus

  • 281 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Protest movements,
  • Families,
  • Middle schools,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Family life,
  • Fiction,
  • Middle-born children,
  • Student protesters,
  • Schools,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Homework,
  • Children"s rights

  • About the Edition

    Now in seventh grade Gregory K. is frustrated by all the homework that leaves him no time for writing, which is what he loves to do--so he decides to go on a homework strike, and with his history teacher"s encouragement he learns a valuable lesson in civics and standing up for what you believe in.

    Edition Notes

    Sequel to: The 14 fibs of Gregory K.

    StatementGreg Pincus
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P63228 Ho 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 pages
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27226863M
    ISBN 100439913012
    ISBN 109780439913010
    LC Control Number2016008948
    OCLC/WorldCa945910710

    The Homework Strike (Book): Pincus, Gregory K.: Now in seventh grade Gregory K. is frustrated by all the homework that leaves him no time for writing, which is what he loves to do--so he decides to go on a homework strike, and with his history teacher's encouragement he learns a valuable lesson in civics and standing up for what you believe in.   Buy a cheap copy of The Homework Strike book by Greg Pincus. Free shipping over $

      The Homework Strike Paperback – Aug. 28 by Greg Pincus (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings5/5(3). The Homework Strike | Gregory K. has too much school is hard work, and Gregory tries to be a good student. He participates in class, he studies for his tests -- he and his friends even help each other with their assignments.

      The Homework Strike, by Greg Pincus, is shelved upstairs in the juvenile fiction section of the Children’s Department. If you enjoy The Homework Strike, you may also enjoy Frindle, . Greg Pincus - writer guy. Home About Me The Homework Strike The 14 Fibs Poetry Author Visits My Blog Contact Coming January 3, Available for preorder wherever books are sold. "Pincus writes about middle school life with empathy as he explores the longing to find one's own place and the feeling of having little control over one's life.


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Gregory's homework strike, and the battle he wages in order to be understood at home and in school, is a classic middle grade conflict. His fight to stand out among his brilliant siblings and at school is relatable, especially to this novel's target readership.5/5(5).

The Homework Strike was an very entertaining book because it tells a story on how Gregory who was the main character tries to go on a homework strike because he doesn't have the time to pursue his dreams like he did in elementary school.4/5.

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The homework strike book His fight to stand out among his brilliant siblings and at school is relatable, especially to this novel's target : Scholastic, Inc. Now in seventh grade Gregory K. is frustrated by all the homework that leaves him no time for writing, which is what he loves to do--so he decides to go on a homework strike, and with his history teacher's encouragement he learns a valuable lesson in civics and standing up for what you believe in.

Gregory realizes he wants to spend more time writing and working on projects besides homework, and it first it feels like there's nothing that can make a change. When his questions turn into a full homework strike, Gregory wonders if it's worth it to take on a system to advocate for change - or if all he'll get are lower grades and a bunch of trouble.

Readers of The Homework Strike by Greg Pincus will not only understand the compelling arguments on both sides of the homework debate but also acquire knowledge about strikes, rights, and the Colonists’ fight for freedom prior to the American Revolution.

Gregory decides that action is needed, and, with the encouragement of his history teacher, his research into the issue leads him to a homework strike and a resulting notoriety as other kids join and a media blitz occurs. When his questions turn into a full homework strike, Gregory wonders if it's worth it to take on a system to advocate for change - or if all he'll get are lower grades and a bunch of trouble.

'The Homework Strike' by Greg Pincus is a relevant and worthwhile story about the power of standing up and fighting for what one believes in, even if the consequences don't seem to work in that person's favor.4/5(1).

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He participates in class, he studies for his tests, and he and his friends even help each other with their assignments. But no matter what he does, there's never enough time to finish all his homework. It just isn't fair. So Gregory goes on a total, complete homework strike.

Gregory decides that action is needed, and, with the encouragement of his history teacher, his research into the issue leads him to a homework strike and a resulting notoriety as other kids join and a media blitz : Greg Pincus.

This book is for anyone who thinks school is stressful, gets headaches from homework, or just wants to be heard. Gregory K. has too much homework. Middle school is hard work, and Gregory tries to be a good student. He participates in class, he studies for his tests, and he and his friends even help each other with their assignments.

What he learns inspires Gregory to go on a “total, complete homework strike,” with his history teacher both supporting and challenging him along the way. Pincus writes about middle school life with.

The Homework Strike by Greg Pincus,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(85). I think that The Homework Strike is a good book. It is about a seventh grader named Gregory K. He believes that students have too much homework. He wanted to change that, so he decided to go on a complete homework strike, even though his friends weren’t exactly supportive.

At first, he just started to not do homework and he was happy. I thoroughly enjoyed this book. I loved the idea of a homework strike and the lessons we learned along the way engaged my interest. Both as a child and as a parent I hated homework, so I was with Gregory in my heart all the way.

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