This cool series introduces kids to planning different kinds of parties. Each book begins with party-planning basics and guides kids through the process of having their own party. Sample invitations, menus, and fun party activities are included. Step-by-step instructions and photographs make the projects easy to follow. Kids will find a lot of really cool ideas for entertaining their family and friends. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
- Fall 2019
- Spring 2019
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|BISACS||JNF026000, JNF021000, JNF053060|
|Subject||Arts, Crafts & Makerspace|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Cool Parties – Horn Book Guide
The basics of party planning for young hosts are covered, including choosing a theme; making invitations, decorations, and favors; preparing food; and organizing activities for guests. The essentials of a festive occasion—the “who, what when and where of the party”—are engagingly explained, imparting useful information to ensure hosting success. Each book contains additional party theme ideas.
Cool Parties – School Library Journal
This colorful set of six books has a lot of child appeal. The vivid photos and well-organized and readable content provide great springboards for party ideas. Step-by-Step crafts, sample menus, and easy-to-replicate games and activities add to the fun. Solid additions that offer sound and practical advice.