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This is the story of Archibald Frisby

who was as crazy for science as any kid could be

by Michael Chesworth

  • 377 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gifted children -- Fiction.,
  • Camps -- Fiction.,
  • Stories in rhyme.

  • About the Edition

    Archibald Frisby, mad about science and wise beyond his years, is sent to camp to have fun and ends up broadening the horizons of his fellow campers.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesArchibald Frisby.
    StatementMichael Chesworth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.C428 Th 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1424548M
    ISBN 100374303924
    LC Control Number93035477
    OCLC/WorldCa29221897

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    Michael Chesworth has illustrated many picture books and is also the creator of Rainy Day Dream and Archibald Frisby, a Reading Rainbow Feature lives in Amherst, Massachusetts. the book Archibald Frisby, is written, so students recognize that the story is told in rhyme, instead of the narrative style of most stories that they read. Discuss ways in which Archibald's experience at camp was an “experiment” in itself. In what ways might he be different when he comes home from camp? In what ways will he still be the.


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Archibald was so smart and he read such a lot that he aw things in ways other people did not. So begins the story of Archibald Frisby, a boy who loves science so much that he ignores other kids and never plays games.

So, his mother sends him to camp and there, Archibald finds a way to mix science with friends and fun.4/5. Very nice book showing that science and fun can be one and the same. However, you should know that this is a rhyming picture book best suited to ages There is only 4 lines per page in the 32 page book, so it is closer to a long poem than a story book/5(5).

Archibald Frisby has 66 ratings and 17 reviews. Kilee said: Summary: This book is about a little boy named Archibald. He is consumed with learning about. Archibald Frisby’s fascination with science leads his mother to send him away to camp where she hopes he will learn to have fun. The illustrations tell the story: as the other kids swap tales around the campfire, Archibald Frisby, gazing skyward, ponders a wildly exaggerated procession of planets; during a baseball game, our hero visualizes the ballfield as a geometric plane and plots "the angle of maximum distance."/5(5).

The illustrations tell the story: as the other kids swap tales around the campfire, Archibald Frisby, gazing skyward, ponders a wildly exaggerated procession of planets; during a baseball game.

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Gr Archibald Frisby is a smart and well-read lad with a unique way of looking at the world. He views his cat in terms of its skeletal structure, he has dismantled every kitchen appliance in the name of science, and he'd rather read Spores Illustrated than participate in sports.

This is the Story of Archibald Frisby Story Map Multi-Leveled Lesson With these multi-leveled lessons, students are encouraged to explore the important elements of any fiction text to support comprehension.

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The story of Archibald Frisby explores the world around us and answers questions about the way things work. Archibald gets his campmates involved in embracing a passion for science, even though he is supposed to be just having fun at camp. LeVar explores how science is a part of many everyday activities, such as riding a roller coaster.

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