Ideas for setting up and running a kids’ book club with a suggestion for a Chinese New Year’s book club. Using The Empty Pot, we’ll make origami cups and fortune tellers. We also have a candy chopstick game.
Getting 5 girls to Grace Lin’s author event for 5th grade book club proves to be a challenge in logistics and a Manic Sunday.
Suzy Kline inspires kids to write using story seeds, a few words written down in a notebook that become the basis for a story or book.
Our latest 5th grade book club for girls used Island of the Blue Dolphin by Scott O’Dell. The activities were very fun and easy to do. The perfect combination for busy moms to pull off!
Book club for boys in first and second grade explores science, genes, and philosophy of The Butterfly Effect. Plus, they planted seeds for their project.
Our first Skype author visit with Sheela Chari of Vanished was a big success for my daughter’s 4th grade class.
Graphic novel for girls, Smile by Raina Telgemeier, will be a first for our 4th Grade Girls’ Book Club. Here are the details for an upcoming meeting.
4th grade chapter book Savvy makes for a great book club. Here are ideas for a lunch book club with activity and other super power adventure chapter books suggestions too.
For a reader challenge of poetry for a 5th grade girl book club, I recommend novels in verse with ideas for books and activities.