Mechanical Mind of John Coggin Educational ActivitiesLooking for ways to engage kids in STEAM and STEM classroom projects? Check out the free Educational Activity Kit developed for Elinor’s action-packed children’s novel, The Mechanical Mind of John Coggin!

ABOUT THE KIT

Created by a K-12 educator, this cool classroom guide includes engaging writing exercises and hands-on activities (e.g. build a catapult challenge, rubber band trial, invention infomercial, etc.). It’s an excellent resource for kick-starting interest in creative science!

Walden Pond Press/HarperCollins Educational Activity Kit (Download the PDF)

ABOUT THE MECHANICAL MIND OF JOHN COGGIN

Crashing into bookstores on April 12, 2016, The Mechanical Mind of John Coggin is aimed at kids of all ages—but especially tweens and middle graders. Full of zany humor and unusual language, it has already received a Kirkus Starred Review!

You can pre-order the hardcover book with Ben Whitehouse’s fabulous illustrations on Amazon and HarperCollins. There will also be a variety of interactive kids’ events in Massachusetts during April, May & June. Come build with LEGOs and meet the author!

Read more about the book…

 

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