#15, Viking Ships at Sunrise

Book Summary

Jack and Annie are off in search of another story in jeopardy, this time at a monastery in ancient Ireland. Trouble arrives when Vikings land, and Jack and Annie must find a way to escape!

Book Cluster: Mystery of the Lost Stories, Books 13-16

Fact Tracker Summary

The bestselling nonfiction companions to the Magic Tree House books!

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise, they had lots of questions. Why did Vikings go on raids? Did they really wear horned helmets? What were Viking ships like? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about Vikings.

Filled with up-to-date information, photographs, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discover in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures. And teachers can use Fact Trackers alongside their Magic Tree House fiction companions to meet Common Core text pairing needs.

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Subjects Addressed in these books:

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Core Curriculum Standards for Language Arts
Concept; Vocabulary; Cause & Effect; Writing: Text types and purposes; Speaking & Listening: Comprehension and collaboration; Presentation skills; Cultural legend; Imagery; Legends: sea serpents; Language: Latin words
Core Curriculum Standards for Social Studies
Vikings; Dark Ages; Technology: making copies (illuminated manuscripts vs. copiers); Monks/ancient monasteries -Transportation: ships; Ireland; Celtic mythology
Core Curriculum Standards for Science & Technology
Using Earth materials (making paints, survival); Weather: fog; Astronomy: Sarph, Milky Way; Technology: Viking Ships
Core Curriculum Standards for Geography
Medieval Ireland
Core Curriculum Standards for Mythology & Legends
Celtic Mythology: Sea Monster - Sarph the Great Serpent from an Irish Tale rescues Jack & Annie
Core Curriculum Standards for Character Building Lessons
Ancient books reveal the wonders of history and the world. To protect the best things in life, you should work hard and have courage.
Core Curriculum Standards for Visual Arts
Illuminated manuscripts; Design a Viking ship; Individual or group tree houses - Create Jack & Annie in their favorite wardrobe; Analyze still images for details and predictions.
Core Curriculum Standards for Music
Read Read Read Song
Core Curriculum Standards for Theatre Arts
Passport to Adventure

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