Rick Riordan Author Study
- Grades: 3–5, 6–8
Rick Riordan the author of the enormously popular series Percy Jackson and the Olympians, is launching a new adventure series The 39 Clues this Fall. He talks about it in our exclusive video and reads aloud from Book #1: The Maze of Bones.
Continue your author study by reading a short biography of Rick Riordan and reading his books . Then use the activities and lessons below to do an in-depth study. For more information about Riordan and his books, visit Riordan's Web site .
In this blend of Greek mythology and modern pop culture, things become clearer when Percy discovers he is the son of Poseidon. But trouble starts all over again when Percy is sent on a quest to prevent war on Mount Olympus.
Three exciting learning activities to complement author Rick Riordan's modern myth
Two drawing assignments and a memory activity to follow reading the book by Rick Riordan
Use these 15 questions to help students get more out of the experience of reading Rick Riordan's book, Sea of Monsters.
Read the first two chapters of The Maze of Bones by Rick Riordan, the first book in the thrilling adventure series The 39 Clues.
Five minutes before she died, Grace Cahill changed her will. With one shaky signature she changed the destiny of the entire Cahill family, and perhaps that of the world as well. Read the booktalk for The 39 Clues, Book One: The Maze of Bones by Rick Riordan.