Thank you for purchasing our September Family Reading
Crate
– Journey to Other Worlds!

As stated in the enclosed booklet, the following page contains all of the extras that you could use to further enhance the experience of going through this month’s offering. You will find a PDF of activity printables, helpful links of other related topics, movies or documentaries you could watch, or additional  books to purchase or borrow from the library.

Happy Reading!

Other Worlds Sub Box Printables

Helpful Links:

Online guide to edible wild plants – Forage for edible flowers and other plants, just like Alice in Furthermore!

Types of Clouds – After looking for pictures in the clouds (while reading Day Dreamers) you might want to learn more about the different types of clouds you see in the sky.

History in an Hour: The Zong Massacre – After reading A Crack in the Sea, you might like to learn more about the historical context used – this is all about what really happened on the Zong slave ship.

Vietnamese Boat People: Living to Tell the Tale – This article is about a group of Vietnamese refugees who were rescued by a Scottish cargo ship in the South China Sea.

Additional Books to Read:

Younger Readers:

Roxaboxen

Weslandia

My Father’s Dragon

Middle Grade:

The BFG

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland

The Golden Compass

Young Adult/Adult:

The Neverending Story

Coraline

The Magicians (adults and older teens)

Every Heart a Doorway

Neverwhere

Family Friendly Movies:

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe 

Peter Pan (2003)

Stardust (Rated PG-13 for violence)

The Neverending Story

Labyrinth 

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