The Magic School Bus at the Waterworks

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Scholastic Incorporated, 1986 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 39 pages
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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!

The classic title that started the award-winning series! Join Ms. Frizzle and her students as they follow the trail of water, from its sky-high source to the school bathroom sink on this wet and wild fieldtrip. After parking the school bus on a cloud and shrinking to raindrop size, Ms. Frizzle's class gets to see the waterworks from the water's point of view.

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User Review  - mfurth1 - LibraryThing

I have always liked The Magic School Bus books and the show. My favorite part is how the children are sucked into Mrs. Frizzles adventures. She doesn't do lessons in a normal way, she makes it fun ... Read full review

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User Review  - ecollado - LibraryThing

The story of a class of students who learn the water cycle, starting with evaporation and ending with the water coming out of the faucet with their strange teacher Mrs. Frizzlle and the magic school ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

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: