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Magic Tree House Home Adventures

WELCOME TO HOME ADVENTURES!

Get ready for adventure! Travel back to ancient lands, meet some of history’s greatest legends and heroes, and hone your inner-artist as you create your own adventure with Jack and Annie!

Magic Tree House Home Adventures feature storytime videos with Mary Pope Osborne, craft ideas, drawing lessons, themed recipes, trivia challenges, and more! 

Download the below series guide and passport to get started.

MAGIC TREE HOUSE: SERIES GUIDE
MAGIC TREE HOUSE: HOME ADVENTURES 2022 PASSPORT

IT'S WEEK THREE – GRAPHIC NOVELS!

Create your own graphic novel with Jack and Annie this week!

Read & Explore: Ancient Lands

Week 1

This week, journey back to the past with Jack and Annie! Will they be able to make it back to the tree house without running into a hungry T-rex? What happens when they arrive in the Ice Age in only their bathing suits? Will they be able to save a library before a volcano erupts?

Read and explore these adventures in ancient lands with Jack and Annie!

Dinosaurs Before Dark by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Dinosaurs Before Dark

Sunset of the Sabertooth by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Sunset of the Sabertooth

Vacation Under the Volcano by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Vacation Under the Volcano

Storytime with Mary Pope Osborne

Settle in for a story! Join Mary Pope Osborne on an adventure with Jack and Annie back to ancient Rome as she reads aloud from Vacation Under the Volcano.

activity Center

✔️ KIDS' ACTIVITY booklet
✔️
PARENT & EDUCATOR RESOURCE GUIDE
✔️
INSIDE THE TREEHOUSE – A magazine for Magic Tree House fans!
✔️ TRIVIA BOOKLET – What have you learned? Test your knowledge with this trivia game!
✔️ Audio Adventures – Listen to clips of your favorite ancient tales!

Ancient Lands adventure Spotlight

erupting volcano craft

Jack and Annie learn about how volcanoes erupt in Vacation Under the Volcano. Now it’s your turn to learn and you can start with this craft!

Puffed rice dinosaur eggs

A recipe from Jack and Annie’s magic tree house to your house! You deserve a tasty treat after all your adventures this week! Create these puffed rice cereal dinosaur eggs inspired by Dinosaurs Before Dark.

Looking for more crafts and recipes? Download this week’s activity booklet!

Trivia Challenge

Show off everything you learned about ancient lands this week with a GAME OF TRIVIA!

1. What do scientists call the continent where the dinosaurs lived?
A. Jurassic World
B. Pangea
C. Laurasia
D. Dinoland

2. How long were Sabretooths’ canine teeth?
A. 5 inches
B. 7 inches
C. 9 inches
D. 11 inches 

3. How did the ancient Romans get water?
A. A river in the city
B. Aqueducts
C. Wells
D. Nearby creeks

Click here to find out if you're right!

Want more trivia? Download the entire Ancient Lands trivia packet below.

You can also look for more questions for your trivia games with these Fact Trackers!

Sabertooths and the Ice Age by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce, Sal Murdocca

Sabertooths and the Ice Age

Ancient Rome and Pompeii by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce, Sal Murdocca

Ancient Rome and Pompeii

Storytime with Mary Pope Osborne

Finish your week with a storytime! Join author Mary Pope Osborne on an adventure with Jack and Annie back to the prehistoric past as she reads aloud from Dinosaurs Before Dark!

LEGENDS AND HEROES

Week 2

This week, uncover some of history’s legends and heroes with Jack and Annie! Will a mysterious knight be able to help them in the Middle Ages? Can they help a long-dead queen before they turn into mummies themselves? Can Jack and Annie save rare books from the Dragon King?

Read and explore all kinds of legends and heroes with Jack and Annie when you saddle up for an adventure!

The Knight at Dawn by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

The Knight at Dawn

Mummies in the Morning by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Mummies in the Morning

Day of the Dragon King by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Day of the Dragon King

Storytime with Mary Pope Osborne

Settle in for a story! Join Mary Pope Osborne on an adventure with Jack and Anne that takes them back to ancient Egypt as she reads aloud from Mummies in the Morning.

activity Center

✔️ KIDS' ACTIVITY booklet
✔️
PARENT & EDUCATOR RESOURCE GUIDE
✔️
INSIDE THE TREEHOUSE – A magazine for Magic Tree House fans!
✔️ TRIVIA BOOKLET – What have you learned? Test your knowledge with this trivia game!
✔️ Audio Adventures – Listen to clips of your favorite legendary tales!

legends and heroes adventure Spotlight

legendary activity

Ancient Egyptians built pyramids as burial places and monuments to the pharaohs and their families. In Mummies in the Morning, Jack and Annie learn all about pyramids and mummies. Now it’s your turn to build a pyramid of your own!

legendary recipe

A recipe from Jack and Annie’s magic tree house to your house! Bread was a staple in ancient Egypt. Now you can make your own version of this legendary food!

Looking for more crafts and recipes? Download this week’s activity booklet!

Trivia Challenge

Show off everything you learned about legends and heroes this week with a GAME OF TRIVIA!

1. What does “Medieval” mean in Latin?
A. Evil time
B. Dark age
C. Middle age
D. Central time

2. A person who studies Ancient Egypt is called what?
A. A historian
B. A paleontologist
C. An archeologist
D. An Egyptologist

3. How long did it take to build the Great Wall?
A. 12 years
B. 18 years
C. 22 years
D. 26 years

Click here to find out if you're right!

Want more trivia? Download the entire Legends and Heroes trivia packet below.

You can also look for more questions for your trivia games with these Fact Trackers!

Knights and Castles by Mary Pope Osborne, Will Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Knights and Castles

Mummies and Pyramids by Mary Pope Osborne, Will Osborne, Sal Murdocca

Mummies and Pyramids

China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce, Carlo Molinari

China: Land of the Emperor's Great Wall

Storytime with Mary Pope Osborne

Finish your week with a storytime! Join Mary Pope Osborne and get whisked away to the Middle Ages with Jack and Annie as she reads aloud from Knight at Dawn.

Read & Create: Graphic Novels

Week 3

Have you ever wanted to meet a dinosaur, joust with a knight, or explore a pyramid? Now you can experience these Magic Tree House Adventures as GRAPHIC NOVELS!

Tap into your inner artist this week as you create your OWN Jack and Annie-inspired graphic novel!

Dinosaurs Before Dark Graphic Novel by Mary Pope Osborne, Kelly Matthews, Nichole Matthews, Jenny Laird

Dinosaurs Before Dark Graphic Novel

The Knight at Dawn Graphic Novel by Mary Pope Osborne, Kelly Matthews, Nichole Matthews, Jenny Laird

The Knight at Dawn Graphic Novel

Mummies in the Morning Graphic Novel by Mary Pope Osborne, Kelly Matthews, Nichole Matthews, Jenny Laird

Mummies in the Morning Graphic Novel

Mary Pope OsbornE on the new magic tree house graphic novels

In this video, Mary Pope Osborne talks about her inspiration for Mummies in the Morning and how it was adapted into a graphic novel.

activity Center

✔️ KIDS' ACTIVITY booklet
✔️
PARENT & EDUCATOR RESOURCE GUIDE
✔️
INSIDE THE TREEHOUSE – A magazine for Magic Tree House fans!

Learn to draw with the graphic novel illustrators

Learn how to draw a mummy with Mummies in the Morning graphic novel illustrators Kelly and Nichole Matthews.

Learn about the dinosaurs before dark graphic novel

In this video, watch as illustrators Kelly and Nichole Matthews bring Henry the dinosaur to life as you learn how Jenny Laird adapted the FIRST Magic Tree House story, Dinosaurs Before Dark, into a NEW graphic novel!

The adventures continue with jack and annie

Watch Mary’s video to be among the first to learn about the newest Magic Tree House graphic novel, Mummies in the Morning, coming June 28!

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Classroom Adventures Program

To give back to teachers, Mary Pope Osborne created the Classroom Adventures Program, which provides free downloadable resources, including lesson plans for every book and nonfiction Fact Tracker in the series.

Adventure Archive

Check out the Home Adventures Archive for past adventures!

Magic Tree House Reading Adventures Graphic Novel

Magic Tree House Graphic Novels

Live the adventure again with new full-color vibrant art that brings the magic to life. The first two Magic Tree House adventures are now graphic novels!

Answers to Mary's trivia questions – Answers Week 1: 1. C, 2. C, 3. B; Answers Week 2: Answers: 1. C, 2. D, 3. A
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