The Runaway Chicken

Woodworking

From the Series Makers Make It Work

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

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.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-63592-012-3
$25.32 $18.99
978-1-57565-991-6
$5.99 $5.99
978-1-57565-992-3
$38.65 $28.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction
Subject Makerspace, Science
Copyright 2018
Publisher Kane Press
Imprint Kane Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2018-01-01
BISACS JUV063000, JUV043000, JUV002090
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 520
Guided Reading Level K
Features Activities, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Sidebars

Reviews

Publishers Weekly

STEM-based stories for easy readers spotlight hands-on action, creative problem solving, and an activity for readers to try.”—Publishers Weekly

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.

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.