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. 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.
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Even when others tried to discourage him from pursuing what he knew was really in his heart, he kept after it and didn’t give up. Too advanced for the younger reader and too childish for arxhibald older. This is an older book, but it would certainly appeal to kids now!
Christina rated it it was amazing Sep 15, He is consumed with learning about all things science. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
May 03, Chris Hays rated it liked it Shelves: A wonderful moral lesson on how to be yourself despite the pressure from others A scientific and mathematical book that circles around a boy named Archibald whose mother just can’t get over how, for a lack of a better term, dorky her son is.
Then, I would go into an activity involving observations. LeVar gets in his share of scientific method while at an amusement park. She wishes for him to be athletic and popular instead of smart and inquisitive, so she send him away to a camp for the summer. Dec 28, Joolissa rated it liked it Shelves: Books by Michael Chesworth.
They could write a story on the things they observe in their life like Archibald does in his. Jun 09, Alisha added it Shelves: Along the way, we learn how different kinds of This is also a good lead in for a Science lesson.
Archibald Frisby by Michael Chesworth
ffrisby This book is an amazing read. Open Preview See a Problem? This book could be a lesson about observations in science. Archibald Frisby by Michael Chesworth. Add the first question.
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The students could use the book as archibqld part of a writing assignment. Carlos rated it it was amazing Mar 02, Sep 06, Mariah rated it it was amazing. In the end, if you can get over the stumbling blocks, it’s a nice story with a friwby of being yourself, not giving up your passions due to peer pressure, and finding ways to apply those passions to things to which you perhaps didn’t think they could be.
Carmen Nuland rated it really liked it Mar 15, During recess he would read books about science, he would spend his nights dissecting flowers, and so archiballd more. Refresh and try again. However, I dislike that the mother appears unsupportive of his STEM interests archinald the book seems like it can’t quite decide whether it is supportive of STEM fields or not.
I would use this for upper elementary grades as there is a bit a physics in the book that arlier grades may not understand. He asked questions about everything and spent most of his time looking around and observing the world around him.
The rhymes made it even more fun as the tempo fribsy to make itself clear and the rhythm arcibald to come to life. He answers questions by observing and using trial and error. I think this is a cute book for students to read or be read to. A very fun story of a boy who is engrossed in science.
Mar 21, Acrhibald rated it really liked it Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Paperback32 pages. I especially love the way the illustration works in the science and shows how the character views the world and the fact that he made friends atchibald had fun at camp by using his skills and love of science, rather than by giving it up. Eli Johnson rated it it was amazing Jun 07, Jan 16, The Brothers rated it really liked it Shelves: He won trophies for activities and found fossils for frosby campmates.
This is a whimsical book written in couplets. E rated it really liked it Oct 12, Different science concepts were mentioned such as photosynthesis and even constellations. Along the way, we learn how different kinds of scientists find answers to their own questions.
Want to Read saving…. Edit Storyline LeVar gets in his share of scientific method while at an amusement park. In the end his mother could not believe that he was the same boy with all of his toys.