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Magic School Bus - Butterfly and Bog Beast
It’s just six hours before the biggest soccer game of the year and the team hasn’t even chosen a mascot.
One of the girls suggest “the butterflies” for their team name, but no one else wants that as they think it sounds too soft and not a bit scary. Then another suggests the name “the bog beasts”.
“Does anyone really know what a bog beast looks like?”
Ms. Frizzle shows up in a butterfly costume and they all set off in the magic school bus – it turns into a swamp boat and they go skimming across the top of the swamp water- she takes them to the butterfly bog. It becomes a big adventure while the kids try to find a new name for their soccer team – at first glance a zebra butterfly and a buckeye butterfly look a bit like a bog beast.
But now the possibility of naming their team the Washington Elementary Butterflies doesn’t seem quite so ridiculous as the school bus becomes a Magic School Busserfly and they fly home.
Looks can be deceiving and butterflies are exciting and interesting!
Other Magic School Bus adventures:
The Magic School Bus Taking Flight: A Book About Flight – a book about flight
The Magic School Bus Gets Baked in a Cake: A Book About Kitchen Chemistry – a book about kitchen chemistry
The Magic School Bus Gets Cold Feet: A Book About Hot-and Cold-blooded... – a book about warm and cold-blooded animals
The Magic School Bus Field Trip Joke Book: A Book To Give You Giggles – a book to give you the giggles
The Magic School Bus Makes A Rainbow: A Book About Color by Joanna Cole (Nov 1 1997) – a book about color
The Magic School Bus Answers Questions – a book about questions and answers
The Magic School Bus In A Pickle: A Book About Microbes – a book about microbes
The Magic School Bus Blows Its Top: A Book About Volcanoes (Magic School Bus) – a book about volcanoes
Butterfly and the Bog Beast : A Book about Butterfly Camouflage (Magic School Bus) – a book about butterfly camouflage
The Magic School Bus Goes Upstream: A Book About Salmon Migration – a book about salmon migration
The Magic School Bus in the Arctic: A Book About Heat – a book about heat
The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor
Note: All Magic School Bus books are from my personal collection.
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