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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This is the Story of Archibald Frisby: Who Was as Crazy for Science as Any Kid Could Be
Mar 13, babyhippoface rated it liked it Shelves: Himself – Host Rest of cast listed alphabetically: He doesn’t leave science behind, but finds it in everything around him. The students could use the book as a part of a writing assignment.
Different science concepts were mentioned such as photosynthesis and even constellations. Search for ” Archibald Frisby ” on Amazon. Sep 06, Mariah rated it it was amazing.
The illustrations, rhyming though occasionally a bit clunkyand main character are This story follows a little boy who is absolutely obsessed with STEM field subjects and would rather read algebra and other texts than play sports.
Jan 16, The Brothers rated it really liked it Shelves: He is consumed with learning about all things science. If I did this in my class I would read it to introduce the idea of observing things in science or in the outside world.
To ask other readers questions about Archibald Frisbyplease sign up. His mother is “horrified” by his obsession and thinks he needs to have fun and sends him to summer camp. Refresh and try again.
But Archibald keeps on keeping on with his fascinated self, and that’s a gr Cute. LeVar gets in his share of scientific method while at an amusement park.
Scott Heeres rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Dec 28, Joolissa rated it liked it Shelves: I loved how frisb never let go of his main passion: However, I dislike that the mother appears unsupportive of his STEM interests and the book seems like it can’t quite decide whether it is supportive of STEM fields or not. Hoping to introduce him to new things, his mother sends him off to camp.
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Add the first question. After reading it, I’m torn about this book. Archibald has fun, but it’s because he sees the science in every activity. This book is an amazing read. I would use this for upper elementary grades as there is a bit a physics in the book that arlier grades may not understand. Carlos rated it it was amazing Mar 02, Oct 17, Kilee Norman rated it really liked it Shelves: Lists with This Book. Natalie O rated it liked it Jan 23, I especially love the way the illustration works in the frixby and shows how the character views the world and the fact that he made friends and had fun at camp by using his skills archibld love of science, rather than by giving it up.
Nov 14, Katie Williams added it Shelves: Eli Johnson rated it it was amazing Jun 07, Miss Melissa rated it it was amazing Jun 05, They are filled with colors and pictures showing the words on the page. Start your free trial. No trivia or quizzes yet. His mom grows concerned, so she decides to send him to camp to see what fun is all about.
Awkward phrasing made it hard for me to enjoy reading this to my boys. Books by Michael Chesworth.
Jun 09, Alisha added it Shelves: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Trivia About Archibald Frisby. A very arxhibald story of a boy who is engrossed in science.
Things changed for Archibald when he let his peers into his world. 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.