Activities: Grades 4–6
Use this activity guide alongside the book Little Kid, Big City!: New York to create a unique armchair travel experience for the children you teach—whether in a classroom, home, or library setting. You can also use it to enhance your visits to the Big Apple by allowing kids to be directly involved in planning itineraries.
Kid Innovators: True Tales of Childhood from Inventors and Trailblazers contains kid-friendly and relatable childhood stories of sixteen of the world’s most talented people who have made revolutionary contributions to the world. This curriculum guide, with connections to the Common Core, includes an array of language arts activities, book discussions, vocabulary instruction, and more to accommodate the learning needs of most students in grades 4-7.
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Spark and the League of Ursus is a heartwarming and epic tale of adventure and intrigue. This curriculum guide, with connections to the Common Core, includes an array of language arts activities, book discussions, vocabulary instruction, and more to accommodate the learning needs of most students in grades 4–7. Students are asked to be careful readers without jeopardizing the fun of reading.