100 screen free ways to beat boredom! by Hirschmann, Kris (#1418ZK7)


100 screen free ways to beat boredom!

by Hirschmann, Kris; illustrated by Paganilli, Elisa
Paperback Barron's, 2018


From the Publisher

There's a whole great big world outside--so unplug and let's get out there!

This book will help free you and your kids from the tyranny of the screen with 100 ways to beat the "I'm Bored" monster. You don't need lots of special materials, expensive toys, or planning to have a great time sans screens when you learn how to:
  • Have an Indoor Picnic
  • Start an Herb Garden
  • Go on a Car Scavenger Hunt
  • Build an Obstacle Course
  • Make Napkin Roses
  • Create an Artful Sandwich, and lots more.
Each project includes step-by-step instructions as well as a list of materials you'll need. With activities for cooking, crafts, gardening, and games, you'll have the perfect resource to keep kids active, engaged, and interacting with (gasp) PARENTS! So go ahead and get those kids off the couch, away from the game console, and off their phones. You'll all be glad you did!
Reviews & Awards
  • Catholic Library World, 09/01/18
  • Publishers Weekly, 04/30/18
Product Details
  • Publisher: Barron's
  • Publication Date: March 1, 2018
  • Format: Paperback
  • Edition: First edition for the United States, its territories, and Canada.
  • Dewey: 790
  • Classifications: Nonfiction
  • Description: 95 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Tracings: Paganilli, Elisa, 1985- illustrator.
  • ISBN-10: 1-43801-149-0
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-43801-149-3
  • LCCN: 2017-956403
  • Follett Number: 1418ZK7
  • Interest Level: 5-8
  • Reading Level: 6.2