When Stanley Lambchop wakes up one morning, his brother, Arthur, is yelling.A bulletin board fell on Stanley during the night, and now he is only half an inch thick!Amazing things begin happening to him. Stanley gets rolled up, mailed, and flown like a kite. He even gets to help catch two... show more
When Stanley Lambchop wakes up one morning, his brother, Arthur, is yelling.A bulletin board fell on Stanley during the night, and now he is only half an inch thick!Amazing things begin happening to him. Stanley gets rolled up, mailed, and flown like a kite. He even gets to help catch two dangerous art thieves. He may be flat, but he's a hero!
Publish date: December 23rd 2013
Pages no: 96
Edition language: English
Series: Flat Stanley (#1)
Flat Stanley is a SUCH a fun story to share with your class. One night while Stanley is sleeping a bulletin board falls on him and makes him half an inch thick! Stanley is able to be folded up and flown and mailed around the world and go on an amazing adventure that leads to him being a hero. This i...
Flat Stanley is about a boy who is flattened by a bulletin board and goes on adventures while flat. At the end, he is returned to his normal self by his brother at the end. This book lends itself to fun classroom projects. There is the Flat Stanley Project that would be fun to incorporate into a c...
Flat Stanley, written by Jeff Brown, is about a little boy who wakes up one morning to find that he has been flattened by his board that fell on him over night. Stanley starts to discover that he can do some pretty amazing things that other children can't. He even get's to mail himself across the co...
While I have seen Flat Stanley used in guided reading for second grade, I personally would use this book for a fourth-grade project like my fourth-grade teacher did. To begin with, my teacher gave all of use three printouts of Stanley at the end of our third-grade year. This was because we would nee...
Episodic and ultimately forgettable little children's confection. Because I live under a rock, I was not aware this was as old as it is - originally published in 1964! - so I found the early 60s-era drawing style and weird historical tics in the writing affected. For example, the parents are referre...