Did you know that the complete Magic School Bus TV series is finally available in one boxed set? That’s right, you can get all 52 fact-filled episodes on 8 DVDs! Purchase at Amazon.com and pay less than $1 per episode! Tucked inside the box is an Activity Booklet & Parent’s Guide with coloring pages, experiments, episode descriptions, index of science topics, and more! Magic School Bus is recommended for ages 4-12. So grab a seat and hang on for all four seasons (1994-1998) of the longest-running kids science series ever! See also the links below for interactive games, activities and lesson plans.
http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus – On the official website you will find:
- games to play
- quizzes to test your knowledge
- coloring pages to print
- guided tours through select science topics
- classroom activities
- over 30 science experiments
- a section for parents and teachers
- themed lesson plans
- party ideas
- and much more!
http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/unit/magic-school-bus-everything-you-need – The Magic School Bus: Everything You Need – Use these resources to build on students’ interest in The Magic School Bus and provide opportunities for hands-on learning.
http://www.scholastic.com/magicschoolbus/parentteacher/activities/index.htm – Scholastic and The Magic School Bus have put together some exciting ideas to supplement your current curriculum. Each activity relates to one of Scholastic’s The Magic School Bus television episodes; however, the episodes are not required to complete the activities in this section.
http://www.scholastic.ca/magicschoolbus/games – Magic School Bus Activity Lab.
http://www.lessonplanet.com/search?keywords=magic+school+bus – Magic School Bus lesson plans, from Lesson Planet.
http://www.easyfunschool.com/article1089.html – A Unit Study Using The Magic School Bus Series.
http://www.ehow.com/way_5576111_magic-school-bus-lessons.html – Magic School Bus lessons using the books and TV series.
http://coloringbookfun.com/magicschoolbus – Magic School Bus coloring pages.
Use the Magic School Bus curriculum to supplement your homeschool science lessons, individual science projects, or for extra learning opportunities. Your students are sure to enjoy Ms. Frizzle’s nontraditional approach to science. Remember what Ms. Frizzle says: “Get out there and explore!” The Magic School Bus turns science into an adventure!