Think you'd like to be a fire fighter? Learn about the special equipment fire fighters use, their role in community safety, and their lives at the station. This book features a comprehensive timeline of the history of firefighting from its origins in ancient Rome through firefighting practices of today plus vocabulary related to fire fighters and fire safety.
In Public Library, emergent readers join a group of students as they enjoy a trip to a public library. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they learn how to use and enjoy the public library. A labeled diagram helps readers identify the library's resources, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about going to the public library using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Public Library also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index. Public Library is part of Jump!'s First Field Trips series.
Young Readers Learn About What Makes Their Community Unique Through Simple Text And Photos.
Follow the life and nonviolent work of Mohandas Gandhi through his childhood in India, his education in Great Britain, and his work leading peace and equality movements in South Africa and India. This book provides significant social studies connections as well as vocabulary related to Gandhi.
Discover different jobs in the community and how these jobs help people with photos of teachers, police officers, and firefightersâ€”jobs that all require work. Readers will be exposed to what these jobs require and vocabulary related to community workers.
Take a journey around the world to discover where kids live! From snowy Canada to dry and sandy Afghanistan, readers will learn about life in different geographic regions with pictures, maps, and geographic and culturally diverse vocabulary.
Discover some of the most famous landmarks around the world! From the penguins of the Antarctic to the pyramids of Egypt, readers will explore diverse geographic areas and what makes these places so unique.