Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

The Giant Germ

The Giant Germ

by Anne Capeci Illustrated by John Speirs
Keesha learns that tiny things can have huge effects when she and her friends find themselves face-to-face with a giant germ.  Before long, their picnic in the park turns into a tour of the world of microbes.

Series Information

The popular and information-filled Magic School Bus stories are now offered in chapter book format. Loaded with science information and humor, these are sure to be a hit. So take a seat behind the Friz!

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
3.6
Lexile Measure
660L
DRA
34-38
Guided Reading
P
Publisher
Scholastic Paperbacks
Number of Pages
80
Genre
General Nonfiction, Dictionaries, Reference, Series

About the Author and Illustrator

Anne Capeci
John Speirs John Speirs

The Reading Toolkit

Shop From Scholastic

Paperback Chapter Books : $3.49

Buy Now

Find Just-Right Books

Find Just-Right Books