The Magic School Bus and the Electric Field Trip

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Scholastic Inc., Jan 1, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
17 Reviews
To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Scholastic is re-releasing the ten original Magic School Bus titles in paperback. With updated scientific information, the bestselling science series ever is back!

Small enough to squeeze through power lines, Ms. Frizzle's class learns how electric current travels through the town, lights up a light bulb, heats up a toaster, and runs an electric motor. Fans of the Magic School Bus won't be left behind by this simple and informative introduction to the generation and distribution of electricity.
  

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Review: The Magic School Bus and the Electric Field Trip (The Magic School Bus #9)

User Review  - Katie Shaw - Goodreads

Excellent book to use when talking about electricity during a science unit. It is filled with information from atoms and electrons to rotors and filaments. It is also very interactive with fun illustrations. I would use it in a 3rd through 5th classroom. Read full review

Review: The Magic School Bus and the Electric Field Trip (The Magic School Bus #9)

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

These books are always informative and fun to read. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
21
Section 2
26
Section 3
30
Section 4
42
Section 5
44
Section 6
46
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About the author (1997)

Author Joanna Cole and illustrator Bruce Degen make learning a spirited joyride, delighting young audiences with their fantastic journeys to the eye of a hurricane, the bottom of the ocean, and the center of the earth, to name just a few. Author and illustrator have said they were each inspired by an important teacher in their classroom days - very much like Ms. Frizzle! There are now more than 58 million Magic School Bus books in print, in a variety of formats, plus a wildly successful animated television series. Called "a can't-miss team" by School Library Journal, Cole and Degen live in Florida and Connecticut, respectively. For more information about Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen, visit: scholastic.com/magicschoolbus/books/authors

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