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The Magic School Bus: The Great Shark Escape - Online Book Club

Welcome to our online book club for grades 3 - 5! We are excited for you to join us in our discussion for The Magic School Bus: The Great Shark Escape by Jennifer Johnston.

Along with a free copy of the book, you will receive a review page so you can tell us what you thought of the book! You will also receive a flier for this website, a questions page to consider, activity pages, and an information page with cool links related to the book!

Kits are ready to pick up! Please remember that we have a limited number of kits available, so it's first come, first served. If you have any special requests or need accommodations, please let Leanna or Amanda know!

All we ask is that you read the book: do as much or as little of the rest of it as you want!

"The Magic School Bus: The Great Shark Escape" by Jennifer Johnston

“A class trip to the aquarium winds up in the depths of the ocean as Ms. Frizzle's class must escape the jaws of a great white shark! During their adventure, Ms. Frizzle teaches the class about different shark species, including the goblin shark, angel shark, whale shark, and others.”

*Here are the following pages that you will receive with your kit!*

More about The Magic School Bus books and TV show and sharks:

Scholastic’s page on Joanna Cole, creator of The Magic School Bus:

The Magic School Bus series’ Facebook:

Netflix’s pages for The Magic School Bus and their original The Magic School Bus Rides Again:

National Geographic Kids’ article on great white sharks:

Sharks4Kids and Sharktopia’s sites:

Included as well: A word search, a maze, and coloring pages!

Like The Magic School Bus? There are many nonfiction readers available. Check them out!


We hope you enjoy these activities and cannot wait to hear what you thought of the book! We also hope you enjoyed the extra links. Remember, you can comment here on this website, email us at, or come in and turn in a physical copy!

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