One and only ivan

Explore the heartwarming and extraordinary story of the One and Only Ivan. Join Ivan on his journey of friendship, hope, and the power of imagination.
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My son came home from school and told me, “Mom, I am reading the best book and you really need to make a unit for it!” Not a crazy comment by any means, but from my son it is a bit out of the ordinary because he is a reluctant reader. It takes a really, ...

Brittany Kaminski
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I recently re-read The One and Only Ivan. What a book! Ivan, who is full of gorilla-wisdom, says, “Humans waste words. They toss them like banana peels and leave them to rot.” However, the author, Katherine Applegate, doesn’t waste her words. She carefully crafts them–making them well-suited for copywork. As I read the book, I …

Janelle Samson
Refreshment idea for a book club to discuss The One and Only Ivan: Gorilla cupcakes and yogurt covered raisins. Summer, The One, Reading, Ideas, Cupcakes, Kids Series, Book Club, Club, Book Club Books

Discussion questions, craft projects, enrichment activities, and refreshments to go with The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate This post is part of an ongoing Summer Reading for Kids series. Click HERE to find ideas for reading activities, reading lists, and reading incentives…and keep checking back for more! For the last few summers, my girls have enjoyed...

Molly Forker