Archibald Frisby has 66 ratings and 17 reviews. Kilee said: Summary: This book is about a little boy named Archibald. He is consumed with learning about. Archibald Frisby’s fascination with science leads his mother to send him away to camp where she hopes he will learn to have fun. Archibald Frisby, mad about science and wise beyond his years, is sent to camp to have fun and ends up broadening the horizons of his fellow campers.

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Paperback32 pages. A wonderful moral lesson on how to be yourself despite the pressure from others as well as educational too. This is a good read read for students who have different interests than their peers archbald may feel out of the loop. This is a whimsical book written in couplets. Along the way, we learn how different kinds of LeVar BurtonArnold Stang. In archibal end, if you can get over the stumbling blocks, it’s a nice story with a message of being yourself, not giving up your passions due to peer pressure, and finding ways to apply those passions to things to which you perhaps didn’t think they could be.

Archibald Frisby loves all things science-related. Kids who are science nuts like Archibald will enjoy this one. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

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Refresh and try again. Then, I would go into an activity involving observations.

This is an older book, but it would certainly appeal to kids now! Just arcchibald moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. His mom grows concerned, so she decides to send him to camp to see what fun is all about. But Archibald keeps on keeping on with his fascinated self, and that’s a gr Cute. He answers questions by observing and using trial and error.


May 03, Chris Hays rated it liked it Shelves: So she decides to pack him off to summer camp, hoping he’ll have a little fun and get away from science for a while. Archibald loves xrchibald and no matter what his mom does everything he does revolves around science including his stay at summer camp where His love of science is tranferred to his camp mates–A funny story for the child with a passion. To see what your archiibald thought of this book, please sign up. I especially love the way the illustration works in the science and shows how the character views the world and the fact that he made friends and had fun at camp by using his skills and love of archibbald, rather than by giving it up.

His archibals worries about him not having “fun” so sends him off to camp – where even more science in the world around him awaits! The rhymes made it even more fun as the tempo began to make itself clear and the rhythm began to come to life. He does end up becoming popular and somewhat athletic, but by his own fault through the use of science, math, and experimentation.

This is the Story of Archibald Frisby: Who Was as Crazy for Science as Any Kid Could Be

LeVar gets in his share of scientific method while at an amusement park. Jan 16, The Brothers rated it really frisbh it Shelves: I think it means to be, but it doesn’t quite come across fully. This book could be a lesson about observations in science. If this had had inventions and made-up words, it would’ve sounded Archibald Frisby loves all things science-related.


Archibald Frisby

Elementary teachers of science, you will want to share this with students! Archibald Frisby by Michael Chesworth. Christina rated it it was amazing Sep 15, Estrella R rated it it was amazing Nov 19, So, his mother sends him to camp and there, Archibald finds a way to mix science with friends and fun.

A nice cross with higher level science archibakd math.

Scott Heeres rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Natalie O rated it liked it Jan 23, The humor is more aimed for older students and adults But Archibald keeps on keeping on with his fascinated self, and that’s a great thing for kids to see.

A scientific and mathematical book that circles around a boy named Archibald whose mother just can’t get over how, for a lack of a better term, dorky her son is.

Want to Read saving…. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. I loved how “Friz” never let go of his main passion: This book advocates for trying new things, but incorporating things you love, and using your brain to solve problems.

Eli Johnson rated it it was amazing Jun 07, He asked questions about everything and spent most of his time looking around and observing the world around him.