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Conoce China

Bobbie Kalman, Robin Johnson (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792246

The spotlight is on China having been host to the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Maps and illustrations highlight this beautiful introduction to this vast country covered with such diverse landforms as mountains, deserts, and jungles. Stunning photographs feature the sites of its cities including Shanghai and Hong Kong as well as its architectural wonders such as the famous Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Children will also enjoy learning about Chinas people, their holidays and celebrations, high flying martial arts, Chinese cooking, and horoscopes.

Ten Little Fish

Harriet Ziefert (author), Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609055783

Teachers and parents of ESL students will cheer when they discover the Hola, English! series, as will those seeking to expose English-speaking kids to Spanish. Ten Little Fish combines numbers with simple adjectives (fish above, fish below; seven fish, fast and slow) and simple verbs (swim and dive fish, here are five fish).

I Say Yes! I Say No!

Harriet Ziefert (author), Sebastian Braun (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609055806

The bilingual books in the Hola, English! series help teachers and parents guide young children into the back-and-forth of a conversation. I Say Yes! I Say No! is told entirely in simple dialogue between parents and children. It features familiar nighttime and bedtime rituals.

It's Raining Cats and Frogs

Harriet Ziefert (author), Ethan Long (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609055813

This bilingual series will appeal both to Spanish-speaking ESL students and English-speaking kids who are learning Spanish. Its Raining Cats and Frogs features plural words and idiomatic expressions. It explores the difference between real and pretend and engages young children in selecting appropriate clothing for wet weather.

Max and Sarah Build a Snowman

Harriet Ziefert (author), Ekaterina Trukhan (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609055820

The books in the Hola, English! series were written for Spanish-speaking children new to English and English-speaking children whose parents or teachers want to introduce a foreign language early on. Max and Sarah Build a Snowman teaches numbers and counting within the context of the familiar hide-and-seek game.

Sleepy Barker

Harriet Ziefert (author), Elliot Kreloff (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609055837

The Hola, English! series provides children with reasons to talk and things they will want to talk about. In Sleepy Barker, Barker the dog is awakened by one sound after another (howl, hoot, boom) but finally falls asleep after being reassured that mom and dad are there for him.

El Año Neuvo Chino

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963261

In Chinese New Year, early readers will learn about this Chinese holiday and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Chinese New Year, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Chinese New Year online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Chinese New Year also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Halloween

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963308

In Halloween, early readers will learn about the holiday of Halloween and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Halloween, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Halloween online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Halloween also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Día de San Valentín

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963315

In Valentine's Day, early readers will learn about the holiday of Valentine's Day and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Valentine's Day, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Valentine's Day online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Valentine's Day also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Día de Los Veteranos

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963322

In Veterans Day, early readers will learn about the American holiday of Veterans Day and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Veterans Day, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Veterans Day online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Veterans Day also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Día de Accíon de Gracias

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963278

In Thanksgiving, early readers will learn about the American holiday of Thanksgiving and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Thanksgiving, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Thanksgiving online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Thanksgiving also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Mi vida como inmigrante

Nancy Kelly Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301930

En este libro conocerás las experiencias de algunos inmigrantes que llegaron a Estados Unidos.

Mi vida como nativo americano

Ann H. Matzke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301909

En el libro aprenderás cómo vivían los nativos americanos.

Mis vecinos

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301831

Young readers will learn about US neighbors Canada and Mexico.

Pueblos indígenas

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634302005

En el libro aprenderás cómo viven los pueblos indígenas y su contribución al medio ambiente.

Una tierra, muchas culturas

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301947

En Estados Unidos podemos ver distintas culturas gracias a su gente.

Tu árbol genealógico

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634302036

Where do you come from? Learn about heritage and how to build your own family tree.

¿Qué es una nación?

Ellen Kavanagh (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634302029

Learn about what makes a nation including political boundaries, government systems, money, and shared traditions.

Mi comunidad

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301794

Young readers will learn about what makes their communities unique.

¿Cuáles son las regiones de los E.E.U.U.?

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301961

Conoce las diferentes regiones de Estados Unidos y sus rasgos principales.

Mi Calendario: Los días festivos (My Calender: Holidays)

Luana K. Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604724943

Popular holidays throughout the year are highlighted for the emergent reader with engaging text and matching photos.

Juan Bobo Sends the Pig to Mass

Ari Acevedo (author), Tom Wrenn (illustrator)

Publisher: August House ISBN: 9780874838831

In Puerto Rico, there are many stories about Juan Bobo, a young man with a good heart, but little common sense. In this tale, Juan Bobo's mother tells him to take care of their pig while she goes to church. When the pig won't stop grunting, Juan Bobo decides that the pig must want to go to church as well.

Fiesta!

Paula Barragan (author), Paula Barragan (illustrator)

Publisher: August House ISBN: 9780874838619

A colorful romp celebrating traditional festivals and holidays in Latino culture with a festival for each month of the year, written in both English and Spanish.

The Cazuela That the Farm Maiden Stirred

Samantha R. Vamos (author), Rafael López (illustrator)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781580892421

A bilingual celebration with a delicious ending. This is the story of how the farm maiden and all the farm animals worked together to make the rice pudding that they serve at the fiesta. With the familiarity of "The House That Jack Built," this story bubbles and builds just like the ingredients of the arroz con leche that everyone enjoys. Cleverly incorporating Spanish words, adding a new one in place of the English word from the previous page, this book makes learning the language easy and fun. Rafael López covers each page with vibrant, exuberant color, celebrating tradition and community. Back matter includes a glossary of Spanish words and a recipe for arroz con leche, perfect for everyone to make together and enjoy at story time.

El desayuno alrededor del mundo (Breakfast Around the World)

Casey Null Peterson (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743900386

Start the day right with the most important meal of the day as you discover delicious breakfast foods from all over the world. Categorized by countries, this book presents how breakfast foods are similar and different and introduces readers to various customs.