Grade Levels: 3-5 Curriculum Connections: English Language Arts, Art, Science, Social Studies
A curious young scientist, inventor, and practical joker, Lio is joined in his day-to-day exploits by his exasperated father; pet snakes, spiders, and squids; and various imaginary robots, aliens, and monsters. The imaginative realism helps readers to comprehend stories in a fun way and the dialogue-free panels can be used as a springboard for students to write their own stories.
Grade Levels: 3-5 Curriculum Connections: English Language Arts, Art, Drama
Young scientist and inventor Lio spends his days cooking up schemes, practical jokes, and surprises with the help of his friends: robots and pet snakes, spiders, crabs, a squid, and other assorted creatures. Students can enjoy the fantasy element and explore exaggerated humor with group and individual creative exercises.