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EXPLORING THE MAGIC TREE HOUSE BOOKS Morgan, Merlin, Magic! Click arrow to move to next slide
Find out who Jack and Annie are and just why the tree house is magic! What is in here?in here Click here
The Magic Tree House Series Author: Mary Pope Osborne Illustrator: Sal Murdocca Published by: Scholastic, Inc.
The Magic Tree House Books are mystery books. These books are about different cultures in history as well as ancient myths and story telling. The books are published in many different languages.
HOME PAGE Take the quiz AFTER you have read the facts in this program. Jack and Annie Quiz Morgan Vocabulary Activity Merlin Choice Board Activity King Arthur Camelot Excalibur
Jack and Annie Jack and Annie are brother and sister who live in Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. They live with their mom and dad in a house near a forest. Jack is eight and a half years old, and Annie is seven years old. Jack loves to read and take notes in a journal. Annie loves animals and adventures. They find a tree house in an oak tree in the woods. The tree house was full of …….. Home Jack and Annie are brother and sister who live in Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. They live with their mom and dad in a house near a forest. Jack is eight and a half years old, and Annie is seven years old. Jack loves to read and take notes in a journal. Annie loves animals and adventures. They find a tree house in an oak tree in the woods. The tree house was full of ……..
…. BOOKS!!!!!! There are so many, many books in the Tree House. Who do you think left the books there? Why? The first chapter of each book ends this way: All of a sudden the wind started to blow. The tree house started to spin. The wind blew harder and harder. Then Everything was still. Absolutely still. Back to Page 2 Off Jack and Annie go on another adventure!
Morgan Le Fay Morgan is a mysterious lady who Jack and Annie meet in the tree house. She is from the Kingdom of Camelot.. She is King Arthurs Master Librarian. She is an enchantress. She knows magic! She falls under a magic spell. Jack and Annie free her from the spell by reading clues and solving riddles. Could she be King Arthurs sister? What do you think? Home
Merlin Merlin lives in Camelot. He is King Arthurs friend and helper. He is a wizard. He needs help from Jack and Annie in The Merlin Books. Home
Magically remember…. Self check! 1.Where is Morgan from? 2.Is she magical? 3.Who likes to read and take notes? 4.Who likes animals? 5.Who are the four main characters? Did you remember the answers to all 5 questions? Good for you!!! Home
WELCOME TO CAMELOT! The White City Was Camelot real? No one knows for sure. Home
KING ARTHUR According to the ancient story, King Arthur ruled England. Camelot was his wonderful castle city. He was a good king. Arthur did not want his knights to think that he thought he was better than they were, so he had a round table made so that all were equal at the table and no one person sat at the head of the table. Home
EXCALIBUR Excalibur is Arthurs sword. The myth is that he pulled it out of a solid rock. The Lady of the Lake gave Excalibur to Arthur to help him rule England. Home
JACK AND ANNIE HAVE MANY ADVENTURES SOLVING RIDDLES AND LOOKING FOR ANCIENT STORIES FOR MORGAN TO KEEP SAFE IN THE CAMELOT LIBRARY. THEY EARN MASTER LIBRARIAN CARDS. THEY MEET TEDDY THE DOG, GO TO RAINFOREST, SAIL ON THE TITANIC, PLAY WITH PENGUINS, GO TO THE WILD WEST, AND HAVE MANY MORE ADVENTURES. READ A MAGIC TREE HOUSE BOOK TODAY AND JOIN THE FUN!!! TAKE THE QUIZ NOW!!!! Master Librarian Card Home
Take the Quiz Now! 1. Was Camelot a real place in England? A. Yes B. No C. Nobody knows for sure ABC Home
Quiz Question 2 2. What was Morgans job in Camelot? A. Cook B. Author C. Librarian B C A Home
Quiz Question 3 3. Who was Merlin? A. wizard from Camelot B. King C. Librarian BCA Home
Quiz Question 4 4. What do Jack and Annie need to do to free Morgan from the spell? A. Go to Camelot B. get clues to solve riddles C. write a book BAC Home
Quiz Question 5 5. The Magic Tree House books are mystery books? A. Yes B. No YesNo Home
Vocabulary Match A. Ancient B. Myth C. Absolutely D. Enchantress E. Knight F. Mystery 1. completely, totally 2.Someone who knows magic 3. A legend or story 4.Very old 5. A warrior 6. A problem to solve Use your Own paper Home
Presentation Choice Board Choose 2 to do! Use each vocabulary word in a sentence. You will write 6 sentences. Draw a comic book introducing the four main characters: Jack, Annie, Morgan, and Merlin. Write a description of each character under each of the four pictures. You get to meet Morgan. Write a short story about your meeting. What would you do if you found a magic tree house in your backyard? Use your own paper Home