About Flat Stanley
Who is he?
Stanley Lambchop, a fictional book character. The books he appears in are:
When was he born/created?
Who created him?
Jeff Brown (1925-12/3/2003). At the time of his death, Mr. Brown was in the process of creating another
How did he end up flat?
A big bulletin board fell on him.
Why is he famous, aside from being the main character of a series of books?
In 1995, Dale Hubert, a third grade teacher in Canada created "The Flat Stanley Project
" as a way to get elementary school students writing. And it took off with a bang! Students have been making Flat
Stanley's, writing letters, and keeping journal entries for him ever since. And he's been a lot of places including:
many countries, outer space, TV shows, and even the Acadamy Awards.
What's so great about being flat?
You can soar with the birds by being flown as a kite.
You can hang on the wall like a painting.
You can slide under doors to go from room to room.
You can travel for just the cost of a postage stamp by mailing yourself in an envelope.
And this my friends is where our adventure begins!