Posts Tagged "Ammi-Joan Paquette"

Two Truths and a Lie: STEM Game and Research Activities

Posted by on Nov 27, 2017 in * Grades 03-06, KidLit Tool: Activities for Chapter Books & MG, KidLit Tool: Game, Theme: Information Literacy, Theme: Science & STEM, Zee Lastest and Greatest | 0 comments

TWO TRUTHS AND A LIE STEM Game and Research Activities   Best Users: Elementary STEM Coordinators, Classroom Teachers, Library Media Specialists, Public Children’s Librarians, STEM-engaged Parents, Homeschoolers Best Audience: Children Grades 03-06 EXPLORE & DOWNLOAD ACTIVITIES & GAME There are so many sources of information in today’s world.  When students hear a story about a startling new discovery, do they ever wonder if it is really true? The authors of Two Truths and a Lie: It’s Alive! (Walden Pond Press) are challenging readers to check the validity of sources in...

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Two Truths and a Lie: STEM Book Winners

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 7 comments

10 individual copies were given away to educators, librarians, or STEM coordinators!   ABOUT THE BOOK Two Truths and a Lie: It’s Alive! By Ammi-Joan Paquette and Laurie Ann Thompson Illustrated by Lisa K. Weber Published by HarperCollins Publishers ISBN-13: 9780062418791 Age Range: 8 – 12 Years Two Truths and a Lie is the first book in a fascinating new series that presents some of the most crazy-but-true stories about the living world as well as a handful of stories that are too crazy to be true—and asks readers to separate facts from the fakes! Did you know that there is a...

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Princess Juniper of Torr: Middle Grade Winners

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians | 1 comment

In honor of the “Build a Better World” CSLP Summer Reading Theme…   THE FINAL BOOK IN THIS GIRL EMPOWERMENT, WORLD-BUILDING SERIES WAS CELEBRATED 12 individual copies were given away to educators, librarians, and literacy organizations thanks to Penguin!   ABOUT THE BOOK Princess Juniper of Torr Series: Princess Juniper Series By Ammi-Joan Paquette Published by Penguin Young Readers Group ISBN-13: 9780399171536 Lexile: 830L Age Range: 8 – 12 Years Adventure abounds in this finale featuring Princess Juniper, who—with the help of friends, secret spy cats, and...

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Princess Juniper: Book Club Kit

Posted by on Jul 3, 2015 in * Grades 03-06, * Grades 06-09, KidLit Tool: Book Club Kit, KidLit Tool: Discussion Questions, KidLit Tool: Event Kit, Theme: Action Adventure, Theme: Book Clubs, Theme: Cooking, Theme: Summer Reading | 0 comments

Reader Engagement Project: THE BOOK In the middle-grade novel Princess Juniper of the Hourglass by Ammi-Joan Paquette (Philomel Books), all Princess Juniper wants is a country of her own. So when rumblings of unrest start in their kingdom, the king decides to grant Juniper’s wish and sends her and a group of friends to a small, idyllic corner of the Hourglass Mountains until trouble blows over. Once there, Juniper discovers that ruling a small country–even just for the summer–is quite a bit harder than she’d expected! “A gently adventurous and luxuriously detailed romp.”...

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Princess Juniper: Past Giveaway

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in * Grades 03-06, * Grades 06-09, Giveaway: Educators, Giveaway: Librarians, Giveaway: Readers | 0 comments

“Your Royal Highness should never appear in public less than an hour behind schedule. A two- to three-hour delay is vastly preferable. Vastly! Anticipation, Your Highness—that is the stock and currency of monarchy. Anticipation breeds awe, and awe grants power, and power is strength.” —Princess Juniper’s Comportment Master While Princess Juniper’s Comportment Master thinks it is royal to be late, the rewards at Curious City DPW come for those who are EARLY. Have you pre-ordered a copy of Princess Juniper of the Hourglass by Ammi-Joan Paquette (Philomel Books)? This...

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