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The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor

Written by Joanna Cole & illustrated by Bruce Degen
Published by Scholastic
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Jul 1, 1994
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When Ms. Frizzle drives the Magic School Bus full speed ahead into the ocean, the class takes a submarine expedition that’s anything but ordinary. With a well-meaning lifeguard in tow, the class takes a deep breath and learns about hot water vents, coral reefs, plant and animal life on the ocean floor, and more!

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  • “When we finally came to the beach, we wanted to jump off the bus. But guess what? Ms. Frizzle didn’t stop. She kept right on going - past the lifeguard station, across the sand, and down to the water’s edge.”

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Who Wrote The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor

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Joanna Cole

<p>Joanna Cole is the author of the popular Magic School Bus series, <em>I’m a Big Brother</em>, <em>I’m a Big Sister</em>, and many other award-winning books. In <em>Asking About Sex & Growing Up</em>, she provides a reassuring blend of practical guidance and scientific fact for the audience that needs it most.</p>

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Who Illustrated The Magic School Bus on the Ocean Floor

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Bruce Degen

Bruce Degen has illustrated all the Jesse Bear books. He is the author and illustrator of <i>Jamberry, <i> and the illustrator of the acclaimed Magic School Bus series. He has taught courses on art and the writing and illustrating of children’s books to children and adults. Mr. Degen, his wife, and their two sons, Benjamin and Alexander, live in Connecticut in a renovated farmhouse with ducks on the pond, bats in the barn, and a family tree that Jesse Bear himself would love to climb.</i></i>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780590414319
Publication Date:
July 1, 1994
Illustration Details:
pen and ink, watercolor, color pencil, and gouache
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
34427994
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0590414313

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