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.