Monday, February 26, 2018
9:15 & 11:30 a.m. (55 minutes)
Nicholas Allen has plenty of ideas. When he ends up in Mrs. Granger’s language arts class, he has his best idea ever. He decides to create his own word…FRINDLE! Before long Nick’s word creates a buzz in his school, his town and then to his surprise it spreads all around the country, and a power struggle erupts with the strict Mrs. Granger. Will the word “Frindle” win? Based on the multiple award winning best-selling novel by Andrew Clements this quirky, imaginative tale about creative thought and the power of words will have your young audience inventing their own words.
Curriculum connections: Language Arts, Literature, Vocabulary, Spelling, Creative Writing
National Core Standards – TH:Re7-9, TH:Cn10-11