Educator resources

Rabbit-trailing with The Nerviest Girl in the World — Random House Teachers & Librarians post chock-full of fun educational resources and activities for my middle-grade novel about a kid becoming a silent film actor in early 20th-century Southern California.

Southern California Travel Adventure by California teacher Julie DenOuden’s Southern California Travel Adventure inspired by Nerviest Girl

Interview with Chris Barton and Anne Nesbet about favorite silent film influences and experiences

• Homeschooling families are sharing photos of their Nerviest Girl book clubs and activities. Lots of ideas here, including balloon bookmarks, kid-made silent films, and a megaphone cake!

This Charlie Chaplin paper doll with movable limbs is especially fun.

Brave Writer Arrow language arts guide for Nerviest Girl

Brave Writer Arrow language arts guide for The Prairie Thief

The Prairie Thief readaloud

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