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I Like Art: Expressionism

Margaux Stanitsas (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532405204

Learn all about Expressionism in this art history book for kids. Meet famous artists like Gustav Klimt, Edvard Munch, and Paul Klee and find out why they painted the way they did. The Baroque period of art began at the beginning of the 20th century and featured art that expressed the artists' feelings. Kids will learn to spot details and themes in Expressionist art and will develop an appreciation for the style through this simple and child appropriate book.

I Like Art: Baroque

Margaux Stanitsas (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532405181

Learn all about the Baroque period in this art history book for kids. Meet famous artists like Caravaggio, Rubens, and Strozzi and find out why they painted the way they did. The Baroque period of art began in 1600 and featured ornate paintings filled with movement. Kids will learn to spot details and themes in Baroque art and will develop an appreciation for the style through this simple and child appropriate book.

Vera Wang: Fashion Designer

Kate Moening (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618917805

Despite childhood dreams of becoming an Olympic ice skater, Vera Wang found her true calling in the world of fashion. Since the early 1990s, she has built a fashion empire known for beautiful, unique designs. This book follows Vera’s rise with leveled text, great photos, and special features such as a profile, a timeline, quotes, and more!

Rock Crafts

Betsy Rathburn (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918734

Rocks are the perfect craft supply! They can be used to make jewelry, collect rainwater, and more. This makerspace title introduces eight rock craft ideas sure to inspire young readers to explore nature. Fact-filled openers introduce each project, and bright photos accompany step-by-step instructions. Supply lists, craft tips, and nature safety rules bring even more to this hands-on book.

Seed Crafts

Betsy Rathburn (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918758

Seeds can also be used to make art, jewelry, and more! This fun title introduces eight seed-based crafts sure to inspire young readers who crave hands-on activities. Informative openers introduce and step-by-step instructions guide readers through each craft. Additional features such as supply lists, craft tips, and nature safety rules ensure that readers have fun and stay safe outside!

Sand Crafts

Rebecca Sabelko (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918741

Sand isn’t just for making castles! This title offers eight fun sand-based projects for kids. Readers will learn to make sand slime, sand jewelry, and more! Informative introductions set the stage for each craft, and step-by-step instructions and colorful photos guiding readers along the way. Supply lists, craft tips, and nature safety rules offer even more to this nature-filled book.

Stick Crafts

Betsy Rathburn (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918765

How do you make a stick sailboat that really floats? Or a stick birdhouse that birds really use? This book for young readers includes eight stick- and twig-based crafts that answer those questions and more. Fact-filled openers introduce step-by-step instructions for each craft. Special features including supply lists, craft, tips, and nature safety rules add even more guidance.

Leaf Crafts

Rebecca Sabelko (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918727

Each type of tree has unique leaves with a beauty all their own. Why not show them off? This engaging title introduces eight leaf-based crafts for kids, ranging from a short and sweet leaf hedgehog to an intricate leaf wall hanging. Informative text introduces each step-by-step craft, and features such as supply lists, craft tips, and nature safety rules offer additional information.

Emma Watson: Women's Rights Activist

Kate Moening (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618917768

Many know her from her role as Hermione from the Harry Potter film series. But Emma Watson has proven she has a lot to fight for in real life as well! She has led the way by becoming a UN ambassador and starting a campaign for gender equality. Through leveled text, a hometown map, a timeline, and more, discover how Emma Watson has become an inspiration for generations to come!

Flower Crafts

Rebecca Sabelko (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918710

How do you create a crown with nothing but flowers? This book for children has the answer! Containing a flower crown and seven other flower-based projects, this title invites readers to get hands-on with nature. Alongside the step-by-step instructions are fact-filled introductions related to each craft. Supply lists, craft tips, and nature safety rules make this text even easier to follow!

Make Your Own Dancing Slime

Julia Garstecki, Stephanie Derkovitz (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729399

Teaches readers how to make their very own dancing slime through simple supply lists and clear, step-by-step instructions and images.

Draw a Funny Alphabet!

Luke Colins (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729511

Through step-by-step instructions and images, learn to draw silly alphabets.

Draw Funny Holiday Pictures!

Luke Colins (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729559

Through step-by-step instructions and images, learn to draw silly holiday sketches.

Draw Funny Bugs!

Luke Colins (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729542

Through step-by-step instructions and images, learn to draw silly sketches of bugs

Draw Funny 3-D Pictures!

Luke Colins (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729535

Through step-by-step instructions and images, learn to draw silly 3-D sketches.

Draw Animals Dressed Like People!

Luke Colins (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729528

Through step-by-step instructions and images, learn to draw silly sketches of animals dressed like people.

Draw Silly Superheroes!

Luke Colins (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729566

Through step-by-step instructions and images, learn to draw silly sketches of superheroes.

Sharing Photos Online

Amber Lovett (author) Rachael McLean (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534160262

Using the AASL Standards Framework for Learners, the Create and Share: Thinking Digitally series provides younger readers with the necessary tools to successfully and safely navigate the digital world. In Sharing Photos Online, readers learn how to creatively take photos and safely share them online with friends and family. Activities throughout the book prompt students to think more deeply, be creative, share information and resources, and grow their knowledge. Book includes a table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, sidebars, and educational matter.

Recording Podcasts

Kristin Fontichiaro (author)Rachael McLean (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534160286

Using the AASL Standards Framework for Learners, the Create and Share: Thinking Digitally series provides younger readers with the necessary tools to successfully and safely navigate the digital world. In Recording Podcasts, readers learn how to creatively record podcasts and safely publish them online to share with friends and family. Activities throughout the book prompt students to think more deeply, be creative, share information and resources, and grow their knowledge. Book includes a table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, sidebars, and educational matter.

Creating Digital Videos

Amber Lovett (author) Rachael McLean (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534160279

Using the AASL Standards Framework for Learners, the Create and Share: Thinking Digitally series provides younger readers with the necessary tools to successfully and safely navigate the digital world. In Creating Digital Videos, readers learn how to creatively shoot and edit videos and safely publish them online to share with friends and family. Activities throughout the book prompt students to think more deeply, be creative, share information and resources, and grow their knowledge. Book includes a table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, sidebars, and educational matter.

Music Technology: From Gramophones to Music Streaming

Tracey Kelly (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781781214824

This book traces the story of the development of inventions in music technology – from the earliest recordings to our current technology. It concentrates on illustrating how each breakthrough eventually led to a new one.

Animation

Sara Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618915832

Some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters are animated movies! From hand-drawn animation to computer-generated works, animation is a fascinating world of fantasy. But what goes into making these popular films? This high-interest title answers that question! Special features highlight famous animated works, and profiles of famous animators such as Walt Disney and Hayao Miyazaki introduce readers to animation pioneers. For readers interested in behind-the-scenes movie magic, this title is sure to deliver!

Movie Director

Amy Rechner (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618916303

Do you have what it takes to call the shots? Directors are involved with all the decisions for a movie, from costumes and music to casting and editing. Learn about what fills their jam-packed days and who supports them on set in this high-interest title. Features highlight education and qualities needed to succeed as well as common career paths to reach the top. This engaging read lets striving readers peek behind the scenes of a movie set and see what happens when the camera isn’t rolling!

Visual Effects

Sara Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618915863

Special effects have come a long way over the past century! Computer-generated visual effects are now par for the course, bringing spectacular worlds to screens big and small. This title explores the history of visual effects, starting with the very first uses of CGI in the 1970s to the present day, where just about anything is possible! This title includes engaging text and vibrant photos that are sure to grip young readers. Additional special features highlight early visual effects, introduce pioneers in the field, and show off some of the best uses in modern movies!

Motion Capture

Sara Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618915849

Many are familiar with Andy Serkis’s groundbreaking motion capture role as Gollum in the Lord of the Rings film series. But motion capture has come a long way since it first began! This title introduces the technology behind motion capture, using many of today’s most popular movies as examples. Special features highlight famous uses of motion capture, and pioneer profiles introduce some of the most influential mocap filmmakers in history. This high-interest title is sure to capture the attention of readers!