In addition, a series called flat stanleys worldwide adventures is being written by other authors. Flat stanley writing paper flat stanley, flat stanley project, kids. Stanley lambchop wakes up one morning to find a noticeboard has dropped on him in the night, leaving him happy and healthy, but only half an inch thick. He finds that his new flat life is really very handy he can slip under doors, fit into an envelope to be posted to his friends house in america, be carried like a rolledup parcel, and be flown like a kite. I would recommend this book to children between the ages of 48.
Flat stanley written by jeff brown illustrated by steve bjorkman. This book is really unusual because no one can be flat. After reading each chapter complete the storyweb with the students and then have the students complete the chapter questions and write a summary of the chapter. Everything you need for a complete literature study of flat stanley by jeff brown. I enjoyed the illustrations in this book because they helped me understand the story. In this 50th anniversary edition, join flat stanley and the rest of the lambchop family on the adventure that started it all. Writing activitiesclassroom activitiesclassroom projectswriting ideasflat stanley templatekids book club5th grade writingjournal templateschool.
When students have finished their puppets, they can reenact scenes from the book fly him like a kite, put him in a large envelope, slip him under a door, or hang. Jeff browns sophisticated humor keeps adults entertained, while kids identify with stanleys feelings and enjoy his adventures. Stanley lambchop awakes one morning to find that he is flat. Allschool book club follows adventures of flat stanley. Flat stanley when stanley lambchop wakes up one morning, his brother, arthur, is yelling. You can learn more about jeff brown and flat stanley at. Flat stanley audio collection audiobook by jeff brown. This packet can be used by individual students or as part of a book club or guided reading group. The lambchop family are off on a thrilling holiday to mount rushmore, a famous mountain decorated with sculptures of former us presidents. The visit served as a culminating activity for the club and tied into flat stanleys travels and adventures. At the time of his death, brown was working on another flat stanley book published by scholastic citation needed in 2006. Arthur got jealous and tried to slide under a door, but he just banged his head. Flat stanley and the bees hardcover i can read books.
Invisible stanleystanley in spaceflat stanley by jeff brown 4. Flat stanley is a staple book in the elementary classroom, being the focus of many class read alouds and letter writing projects. When stanleys family finds out about the genie, they have some wishes, too. Read the book flat stanley by jeff brown with the class.
Outside of these sessions, they can take part in a classroom discussion group and. Stanley lambchop has found a real magic lamp with a genie inside. Scholastic book clubs childrens books for parents and. The amazing paperthin boy can slide under doors, fly like a kite, and travel by mail. Stanley reminds me of another character from the movie fantastic 4. Jul 24, 2015 the basic principle of the flat stanley project is to connect your child, student or classroom with other children or classrooms participating in the project by sending out flat visitors, created by the children, through the mail or digitally, with the flat stanley app. He even gets to help catch two dangerous art thieves. This chapter book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 5 to 7 who are ready to read independently. Join our community, arrange exchanges, reach out to others, and expand your own world. Book club set of 8 flat stanley chapter books ebay. Reading comprehension questions, projects, puzzles, and activities to go along with jeff browns chapter book, flat stanley his original adventure.
But when stanley and his new friend nick go snowboarding with stanley as the snowboard, of course they take a midair tumble just as the wind picks up. Stanley lambchop woke up and the big bulletin board was on top of him. Our book of the month for january is flat stanley written by jeff brown. In this exciting adventure, flat stanley and his brother, arthur, find sunken treasure in an old shipwreck.
Welcome to dale huberts original flat stanley project, the longestlasting literacy site on the web. Further books in the series have since been written by other authors and published by scholastic. This activity is based on the original flat stanley book, written by jeff brown, but it can be used with any of the flat stanley books. Its a fun way to keep your child engaged and as a supplement for activity books for children. The genie tells stanley he can wish for anything in the world. When stanley is flattened by a picture falling down from above his bed, he finds many advantages in being flat. When stanley gets flattened by a large bulletin board, his brother arthur is jealous because he can do all sorts of things. Based on the character, stories, and adventures of flat stanley created by the late jeff brown. He could go in and out of rooms, even when the door was closed, just by lying down and sliding through the crack at the bottom. The project features paper cutouts based on the title character of the 1964 childrens book flat stanley. Flat stanley is a great book to read in book clubs because it allows students to make connections, predictions, and inferences. When flat stanley and his brother, arthur, team up with a scrappy cowgirl named calamity jasper, their vacation turns into the wild west adventure of a lifetime. Flat stanley written by jeff brown spaghetti book club. Stanley and the magic lamp by jeff brown scholastic.
The illustration style, though dated, is expressive and funny. A resource guide to use with flat stanley unit created by gay miller. Being flat sure makes it fun for flat stanley when playing backyard games with his palsbut not when bees are chasing them. Flat stanley and the lost treasure by jeff brown, macky. Flat stanley book study small online class for ages 711 outschool. In this course, we will read through the first book in the flat stanley series. Jeff browns beloved character, flat stanley, has been entertaining young readers for generations ever since being flattened by a bulletin board in his bedroom in 1964. Flat as a pancake, smashed by a bulletin board, stanley uses his new shape to gain attention, but he soon learns the downside of being different. Being flat when stanley got used to being flat, he enjoyed it. The flat stanley adventure 10 books collection box set pack by jeff brown flat stanley, stanley flat again, stanley in space, the japanese ninja surprise, the amazing mexican secret, the. All of a sudden, stanley can slide under doors, mail himself across the country in an envelope, and fly like a.
Scholastic book clubs is the best possible partner to help you get excellent childrens books into the hands of every child, to help them become successful lifelong readers and discover the joy and power of good books. But the more wishes stanley makes, the stranger his own life becomes. This i can read book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 5 to 7 who are ready to read independently. But when flat stanley and his brother, arthur, team up with a scrappy cowgirl named calamity jasper, their vacation turns into the wild west experience of a lifetime. Lambchop said it was silly, but they were quite proud of him. Flat stanley picture book edition jeff brown hardcover. Copy as an entire packet, or copy pages individually. After reading the book students have students make a flat stanley of their design. Flat stanley paper bag puppet craftivity flat stanley.
Families at hickory hill elementary school have spent the past few weeks reading flat stanley as part of an allschool book club program. Mr and mrs lambchop ran up the stairs and into the boys room. All of a sudden, stanley can slide under doors, mail himself across the country in an envelope, and fly like a kite. Includes flat stanley, invisible stanley, stanley in space, and stanley, flat again. Reading response with flat stanley teachersherpa blog. The flat stanley project is an educational project that was started in 1995 by dale hubert, a third grade schoolteacher in london, ontario, canada. A bulletin board fell on stanley during the night, and now he is only half an inch thick. This packet works great for guided reading or literature circles. This book club packet has comprehension questions to supplement the book. And for parents and teachers, each flat stanley book delivers multicultural adventure, plot and character development story elements, and compare and contrast. There are many ways that you can use these resources. When stanley lambchop wakes up one morning, his brother, arthur, is yelling. Pretty soon, they find themselves in a real tight spot even for a flat boy like stanley. I use them to challenge and guide my higher readers in my 1st grade classroom.
The whole lambchop family is off to see mount rushmore. This item will ship to united states, but the seller has not specified shipping options. The flat stanley adventure 10 books collection box set pack by jeff brown flat stanley, stanley flat again, stanley in space, the japanese ninja surprise, the amazing mexican secret, the african safa. Stanley gets rolled up, mailed, and flown like a kite. Its a little unusual, but he finds he can fly like a kite, be sent on holiday through the post and can use his special new skills to catch some art thieves. A resource guide to use with flat stanley book units teacher. The book club ended with a visit from wildlife encounters. My favorite part of this book was when stanly got flat. This paper bag puppet craftivity will certainly get your students excited about flat stanley. Included are five multiple choice comprehension quizzes for flat. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. At least he was, until the night his bulletin board fell off the wall and flattened him. Jeff brown created the beloved character of flat stanley as a bedtime story for his sons. I like the story when in the picture gallery he pretends to be a shepherd and discovers a pair of robbers.
Read this book to find out if stanley will ever be normal again. Sometimes being flat comes in handy for flat stanley like when he is surfing or rescuing a trapped dolphin from a net. He has written other outrageous books about the lambchop family, including flat stanley, stanley and the magic lamp, invisible stanley, stanleys christmas adventure, stanley in space, and stanley, flat again. This book explains the good and bad things about being different.850 524 292 1336 749 148 1448 274 87 985 110 1537 603 1122 521 174 304 444 1321 816 630 1072 962 933 180 638 198 48 1115 447 1377 1489 868 1417 1334