Archibald Frisby has 66 ratings and 17 reviews. Kilee said: Summary: This book is about a little boy named Archibald. He is consumed with learning about. Archibald Frisby’s fascination with science leads his mother to send him away to camp where she hopes he will learn to have fun. Archibald Frisby, mad about science and wise beyond his years, is sent to camp to have fun and ends up broadening the horizons of his fellow campers.

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This book advocates for trying new things, but incorporating things you love, and using your brain to solve problems. Ffisby Storyline LeVar gets in his share of scientific method while at an amusement park.

Sep 06, Theresa rated it it was amazing Shelves: E rated it really liked it Oct 12, I especially love the way the illustration works in the science and shows how the character views the world and the fact that he made friends and had fun at camp by using his skills and love of science, rather than by giving it up. Search for ” Archibald Frisby ” on Amazon.

Preview — Archibald Frisby by Michael Chesworth. His mom grows concerned, so she decides to send him to crisby to see what fun is all about. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Along the way, we learn how different kinds of scientists find answers to their own questions. This is a whimsical book written in couplets.

Archibald Frisby by Michael Chesworth

But Archibald keeps on keeping on with his fascinated self, and that’s a great thing for kids to see. He answers questions by observing and using trial and error.


Even when others tried to discourage him from pursuing what he knew was really in his heart, he kept after it and didn’t give up. Arcjibald changed for Archibald when he let his pee Wow! Jun 09, Alisha added it Shelves: A very fun story of a boy who is engrossed in science.

I’m not sure who the target audience is for this book other than the younger mensa crowd. This book could be a lesson about observations in science. He is consumed with learning about all things science. I loved how “Friz” never let go of his main passion: This story follows a little boy who is absolutely obsessed with STEM field subjects and would rather read algebra and other texts than play sports. Dec 28, Joolissa rated it liked it Shelves: Awkward phrasing made it hard for me to enjoy reading this to my boys.

If this had had inventions and made-up words, it would’ve sounded like Dr. Kids who are science nuts like Archibald will enjoy this one.

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It is on a low enough level that most kids would be able to read it independently. So she decides to pack him off to summer camp, hoping he’ll have a little fun and get away from science for a while.

Elementary teachers of science, frixby will want to share this with students! Paperback32 pages.

This is the Story of Archibald Frisby: Who Was as Crazy for Science as Any Kid Could Be

Natalie O rated it liked it Jan 23, Archibald loves science and no matter what his mom does everything he does revolves around science including his stay at summer camp where His love of science is tranferred to his camp mates–A funny story for the child with a passion.

Students could perform their own basic physics experiement after reading about Archibald Frisby. A archibals cross with higher level science and math.


This book is an amazing read. Carmen Nuland rated it really liked it Mar 15, Add the first question. This book is about a little boy named Archibald.

Archibald Frisby

Linnea rated it really liked it Dec 01, Oct 17, Kilee Norman rated it really liked it Shelves: I really appreciated that the science was real; the illustrations pull you into physics and astronomy although what happened to Mercury?

So, his mother sends him to camp and there, Archibald finds a way to mix science with friends and fun. Archibald Frisby, mad about science and wise archibaldd his years, is frlsby to camp to have fun and ends up broadening the horizons of his fellow campers. She doesn’t realize kids like Archibald find science everywhere they go because, of course, it is everywhere they go–literally.

If I did this in my class I would read it to introduce the idea of observing things in science or in the outside world. Estrella R rated it it was amazing Nov 19, Archibbald – Host Rest of cast listed alphabetically: Edit Cast Episode credited cast: Then, I would go into an activity involving observations.

Edit Details Release Date: Eli Johnson rated it it was amazing Jun 07, Archibald’s mother was fed up with all his scientific questions so she sent him to summer camp. They are filled with colors and pictures showing the words on the page. Christina rated it it was amazing Sep 15, Audible Download Audio Books.