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The Broken Bees' Nest


From the Series Makers Make It Work

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

Arun and Keya find the perfect tree for a tree house. Too bad it comes with a battered bees’ nest! These bees need a new home—right away! 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 Beekeeping and includes explanatory sidebars and an insect-related activity for young makers to try themselves!

Format Your Price
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction
Category Makerspace, Makerspace: Science/Experiments/Activities, Science
Copyright 2019
Publisher Kane Press
Imprint Kane Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-01-01
Text Type Informational Fiction
BISACS JUV029010, JUV043000, JUV002140
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 500
Guided Reading Level L
Features Activities, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Sidebars



“Short sentences, generous dialogue, and plentiful colorful illustrations make this an attractive book for home or classroom.”—Booklist

Kirkus Reviews

“A solid addition to any classroom library, with the added bonus of a cast that’s wholly people of color.”—Kirkus 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

Author: Lydia Lukidis

Lydia Lukidis is a children's author with more than 30 books and eBooks published, along with numerous stories, poems and plays. She writes fiction and nonfiction, and also composes educational texts and lesson plans.

Illustrator: André Ceolin

André Ceolin is a self-taught illustrator from Brazil. He has illustrated several books for kids including My Journey to the Stars by astronaut Scott Kelly.