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TinkerActive Workbooks: 1st Grade English Language Arts

TinkerActive Workbooks: 1st Grade English Language Arts

TinkerActive Workbooks (Volume 8)

Megan Hewes Butler; illustrations by Taryn Johnson

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Megan Hewes Butler's TinkerActive Workbooks: 1st Grade English is part of an exciting workbook series that blends traditional exercises with hands-on activities--featuring illustrations by Taryn Johnson.

Tinker, make, and engineer to learn through play! With TinkerActive Workbooks, learning leaps off the page and into the real world.

Start with interactive and entertaining exercises that cover the essential first grade English skills. Then, apply what you've learned with exciting hands-on tinkering, making, and engineering activities that utilize only common household materials. Plus, the charming cast of characters, the MotMots, guide kids through every new concept with cheer and humor. Once you've completed the workbook, unbox a collectible magnet badge hidden in the back cover.

Vetted by award-winning educators, TinkerActive Workbooks are designed for all learners. They build your child's fundamental English skills AND inspire them to try new things, discover new skills, and imagine new possibilities.

Megan Hewes Butler; illustrations by Taryn Johnson

Megan Hewes Butler is a writer and producer who has been creating childrens' curriculum, games, and books for over fifteen years. Megan lives, writes, and plays in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and two sons.

Taryn Johnson is an illustrator and designer based in Massachusetts. She received her BA from Hampshire College where she studied both art and science. She brings a playful appreciation of nature to her work, and with each project hopes to spark curiosity and wonder for our planet and the life that lives here. You can learn more about Taryn on her website.

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Megan Hewes Butler

Megan Hewes Butler

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Taryn Johnson