The Runaway Chicken
From the Series Makers Make It Work
There’s a chicken on the loose! Maddy takes it home, but chickens are not good house pets. Can Maddy find—or make!—a better place to keep it?
Tying into the popular Makers Movement, MAKERS MAKE IT WORK is a series of fun easy-to-read stories that focus on problem-solving and hands-on action.
This charming story explores the Makers theme of Woodworking and includes explanatory sidebars and a woodworking-related activity for young makers to try themselves! Ages 5–8.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 3|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Category||Makerspace, Makerspace: Science/Experiments/Activities, Science|
|Number of Pages||32|
“STEM-based stories for easy readers spotlight hands-on action, creative problem solving, and an activity for readers to try.”—Publishers Weekly
Author: Kiki Thorpe
Kiki Thorpe is the best-selling author of the Never Girls series. Her work can also been seen in the Makers Make It Work series.
Illustrator: Maine Diaz
Maine Diaz was born in La Plata, Argentina. She studied Audiovisual Communication and her work can be seen in a number of films as well as children's books.