Mimi and Papa speed away to London, England in their little red and white airplane, The Mystery Girl. Tagging along are grandchildren Christina, 10, and Grant, 7. Mimi, a children's mystery book writer, has an appointment with the Queen! Papa is headed for the Rosetta Stone. The kids are supposed to go to the Tower of London and qbehave themselves.q But, uh-oh, Grant spots a big problem with Big Ben...and he and his sister, along with their two new best friends, George and Maggie, take a whirlwind tour from the top of the Eye, up the Thames River, down into a dungeon, and more -- in search of clues to solve The Mystery of Big Ben! This mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, Built-In Book Club and activities. This book includes a map, inline glossary definitions, and lots more! This Carole Marsh Mystery also has an Accelerated Reader quiz, a Lexile Level, a Fountas a Pinnell guided reading level and a Developmental Reading Assessment. LOOK what's in this mystery - people, places, history, and more! Places: The Ritz Hotel Ay Big Ben (where Clue #1 is found) Ay Eye in the Sky Ferris wheel Ay The British Museum (where clue #2 is found) Ay HarrodAs department store Ay Tower of London Ay St. PaulAs Cathedral Ay CleopatraAs Needle Ay Globe Theater Ay 221b Baker Street (fictional home of Sherlock Holmes) Ay Madame TussaudAs Wax Museum Ay Buckingham Palace Ay Heathrow Airport Ay Paris, France Ay London Bridge Ay Tower Bridge Ay Piccadilly Circus Ay Times Square (New York), USA Ay London Underground Ay Thames River Ay Outer Banks, North Carolina, USA Ay Savannah, Georgia Ay Washington, D.C., USA Educational Items: The plays and productions of William Shakespeare Ay Rosetta Stone Ay History of St. PaulAs Cathedral Ay History of the Tower of London Ay History of the Globe Theater Ay Eros (mythology) Ay Big Ben Ay Elgin Marbles Ay London Bridge Ay Crown Jewels Ay Bubonic Plague Ay Statue of Liberty Ay Changing of the Guard People: Sherlock Holmes Ay Lindow Man Ay Jack the Ripper Ay Blackbeard the Pirate Ay Sir Walter Raleigh Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book: Grade Levels: 3-6 Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 4.7 Accelerated Reader Points: 3 Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 103233 Lexile Measure: 730 Fountas a Pinnell Guided Reading Level: Q Developmental Assessment Level: 40Each book includes a map, inline glossary definitions, and lots more!Beginning in 2006, kids can visit the www.carolemarshmysteries.com website to: Join the Carole Marsh Mysteries Fan Club!Write a letter to Christina, Grant, Mimi, or Papa ...
|Title||:||The Mystery at Big Ben (London, England)|
|Publisher||:||Gallopade International - 2005-12-09|