I'm Casting a Spell!

Meet a Fairy-Tale Witch

From the Series Monster Buddies

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Meet Hex. She’s a fairy-tale witch! Hex has magic powers. She likes to fly around and play tricks on people. But don’t worry. Hex is not real. She’s one of the monsters you meet in stories. She just wants to tell you about fairy-tale witches. Learn how a witch scares villagers. Meet different kinds of witches around the world. And find out where witch tales come from. You’ll have a creepy time with this monster buddy!

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978-1-4677-4780-6
$35.99 $26.99
978-1-4677-6390-5
$39.99 $39.99
978-1-5124-7909-6
$46.65 $34.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2015
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2014-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 2.4
BISACS JUV012030
Dewey 133.4'3
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8.1875 x 9
Lexile 520
Guided Reading Level L
ATOS Reading Level 2.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 166507
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Original artwork, Reviewed, Starred Reviews, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, Websites, and eSource

Reviews

School Library Connection

“[A] wonderfully inventive series. . . . The multicultural approach creates opportunities for students to make connections and gain deeper understandings. . . . Media specialists and teachers can use these to introduce genre units, and they are sure to attract browsers.”―starred, School Library Connection

Illustrator: Diego Diaz

Author: Lisa Bullard

Lisa Bullard is the award-winning author of more than 60 books for children, including You Can Write a Story: A Story-Writing Recipe for Kids. She teaches writing classes at the Loft Literary Center and regularly visits schools to talk with students about story-writing.

Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!

Monster Buddies

Putting a fun twist on a spooky subject, Monster Buddies introduces young readers to scary creatures of legend. Lively first-person text covers each monster’s basic features, famous examples, and variations from around the world, while bright, kid-friendly… View available downloads →