Author(s): Adam Lehrhaupt; Deb Pilutti (Illustrator)
"Seems destined to help jump-start classroom writing assignments." --Publishers Weekly
"A good starting point for creativity in various forms." --School Library Journal
"This imaginative book is likely to inspire more Idea Jars in classrooms." --Booklist
From the author of Warning: Do Not Open This Book comes a lively story about a teacher's special jar where her students keep their story ideas--but watch out when those ideas go on the loose
The idea jar is where students keep their ideas--anything from a Viking to a space robot to a giant dragon. These ideas can be combined to make new exciting stories. But watch out when the ideas escape the jar--they might get a little rowdy Adam Lehrhaupt's newest picture book is sure to inspire creativity, imagination, and adventure.
"The humorous text provides plenty of useful writing tips and models for the multiethnic group of children and, in consideration of varied learning styles, mentions that stories can come in written, drawn, or spoken form....This imaginative book is likely to inspire more Idea Jars in classrooms." -- Booklist--Booklist "Dec 15, 2017 " "An engaging read-aloud that also serves as a good starting point for creativity in various forms. Kids (and their teachers) will be inspired to start their own idea jars!" --School Library Journal--School Library Journal "December 1, 2017 " "Seems destined to help jump-start classroom writing assignments." -- Publishers Weekly--Publishers Weekly "November 20, 2017 "