Charlie & the Great Glass Elevator is about the continuing adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka, and starts where Charlie and the Chocolate Factory left off. Charlie, Mr. Wonka, Charlie's parents and his grandparents set off on a fantastic but frightening journey into space. The purpose of this trip is to return to Earth with great speed and force in order to create a huge hole in the Chocolate Factory roof. Entering a space hotel, teasing a U.S. President, battling the dreaded vermicious knids, saving a shuttle and its occupants, and traveling to Minusland are some of the adventures the crew of the Glass Elevator experience. This Novel Study provides a teacher and student section with a variety of activities, chapter questions, crossword, word search, and answer key to create a well-rounded lesson plan.