Bright but unenthusiastic middle school student Charlie Joe Jackson signs up for the school play in an attempt to get straight As on his last quarter report card in order to avoid having to go to Camp Rituhbukkee over the summer.
Interview with Greg Pincus, the author of The 14 Fibs of Gregory K. His debut novel about 11 year-old Gregory Korenstein-Jasperton, a poet, struggling with math anxiety. From From the Mixed Up Files of Middle Grade Authors.
Annika Riz, Math Whiz, by Claudia Mills. Annika hopes to change her best friends' hatred of math by winning a Sudoku contest, but she does not realize how important their lack of mathematical ability is until they make a mistake at the school carnival.
The Adventures of Beanboy, written by Lisa Harkrader, published in 2012 - This book won the Sunshine State Young Readers Award. Like "The Sasquatch Escape", I have found lots of activities you can do with this series of books.