"Wimpy Kid" is tough to beat

"Wimpy Kid" is tough to beat


Diary of a Wimpy KidSince it first appeared online in May 2004 nearly 40 million kids have read

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

, published by Family Education Network's


and more than 70,000 different kids read it every day. Written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney,


follows the day-to-day adventures of seventh grader Greg. To support teachers who want to use

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

in the classroom,


has published a number of related activities. Teachers can use these resources to have their students explore plot and character development; develop creative writing projects, such as a song about Greg; as well as write a journal of their own.


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