A discussion group based on the book series,The 39 Clues, recommended for readers who enjoy a good adventure, history and real-life connections and a mystery to unravel!
About the Book (from the website)
When Old Grace Cahill kicks the bucket, her will reveals the first in a series of secrets that will take her heirs on an adventure around the world. Key among them are Amy and Dan Cahill, a brother and sister team determined to discover Grace's secrets. With the help of their glitter eye shadow-wearing, nose-ring-rocking au pair, Nellie, the three of them travel to Philadelphia and Paris on the trail of that guy on the front of the $100 bill: Benjamin Franklin.
Students will learn:
- Creative Expression
- Critical Thinking Skills
- Deductive Reasoning
- Number Sense
- Historical Thinking
The group will engage in discussion, creatign an investigative journal, vocabulary, geography & map reading, and other fun, engaging activities. Recommended reading level, ages 8-11.