Resources for Educators

The Mutant Mushroom Takeover and its sequel, Attack of the Killer Komodos, are filled with fun STEM content. These free teacher guides make using the books in a classroom or homeschool environment easy. Both guides feature lots of activities and reader questions that students are sure to enjoy.

Download The Mutant Mushroom Takeover Teacher Guide:

Teacher Guide for Attack of the Killer Komodos

Summer’s virtual classroom visits are a great fit for students in 4th through 6th grades. 

Right now, Summer is offering a select number of complimentary mini-classroom visits. Each virtual visit lasts about twenty minutes and includes a short reading from The Mutant Mushroom Takeover, or Attack of the Killer Komodos followed by a time for Q&A with the students. To schedule your classroom visit, fill out the form below or contact Summer at srachelshort at gmail (dot) com.

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“There are so many fascinating and bizarre happenings in nature but unless we do some digging we don’t always find out about them. In The Mutant Mushroom Takeover, I really wanted to share my own wonder and excitement about all the strange things right under our noses.”