Protect their community or protect their discovery?
For eighth graders Chace, Harley, Will, and Cherise, that’s a life-changing question after they find a dragon’s egg while hunting for thundereggs on the beach. Toss in summer jobs, family struggles, and a National Security Agent, and their summer vacation just became complicated.
Can they find a solution that won’t leave their hearts broken or their community in flames?
Learn more about An Unexpected Adventure or Myrtle Beach, where it is set, on Kandi’s website.
- 5th grade
- Fantasy: E.T. meets How to Train Your Dragon
- Classic Comparison: Because of Winn Dixie
A six-week unit study including vocabulary, comprehension, and extended lessons on related themes from the book:
- Wildfire Safety
- Rogue River Jetboats
- Scientific Method
- Reading Maps
- Understanding News Sources