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Schools in Different Places

Lauren McNiven (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427116482

From the transportation used to get to and from school to the subjects studied during class, this book looks at the diversity of schools around the world. Well-crafted text and vibrant photographs introduce readers to the different ways children learn, share ideas, and grow. This inviting new title will surely earn top marks with young readers!

Clothing in Different Places

Adrianna Morganelli (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427116451

From simple coverings in hot, dry places to thick layers that keep out the cold, this colorful book shows young readers how people dress in different parts of the world. From traditional clothing worn during times of celebration to clothing suited to different environments and weather, this fascinating book teaches readers about different types of clothing and what purpose they serve.

Foods in Different Places

Linda Barghoorn (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427116444

From crops, which are farmed, to seafood, which is caught, this informative book describes the kinds of foods people eat most in different parts of the world. Readers will learn that geography and climate play a large role in the kinds of foods people eat in different countries. Topics include how people eat, where people buy and sell foods, and the role children play in preparing food.

Cultural Traditions in Kenya

Kylie Burns (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427199560

This engaging book celebrates a year of holidays and traditions representing Kenya’s many cultural groups. Readers will learn about the strong tradition of song and dance in Kenya and also how family occasions are celebrated in this African country.

Cultural Traditions in Sweden

Natalie Hyde (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427199577

Young readers will learn about the many public holidays and cultural festivals celebrated in the Scandinavian country of Sweden. Fun facts highlight the unique festivals of the ancient Sami people, how the Swedish royal family is honored, what traditional foods are eaten, and how families celebrate special occasions.

Cultural Traditions in Iran

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427199546

Iran is a country of many ancient and modern cultural traditions. This fascinating book describes the ways in which Iranians celebrate holidays with religious festivals, foods, and customs. The majority or Iran’s people are Muslim and many of their holidays are rooted in the religion of Islam. Young readers will also discover how the people of Iran celebrate family occasions.

Cultural Traditions in Jamaica

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427199553

This interesting title describes the festivals and holidays celebrated in the island nation of Jamaica. Traditional foods, reggae music, and festivals such as Carnival reflect the colorful culture of Jamaica. Young readers will also discover that many other cultures have influenced Jamaican traditions.

Cultural Traditions in Germany

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427199539

From the Oktoberfest folk festival to Christmas markets, Germany has many unique traditions celebrated with traditional foods, rituals, and music. This exciting title follows a year of holidays and festivals that honor religious, historic, and family traditions celebrated by Germans.

Cultural Traditions in Egypt

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427190956

Egypt's culture is a fascinating mixture of ancient traditions passed down by the native peoples, as well as the traditions and cultures of countries such as England and Greece, who ruled Egypt in different periods of history. This interesting book describes how ancient traditions, beliefs, and rituals combined with modern influences into the festivals celebrated today. Young readers will also learn how the Egyptian people celebrate family occasions.

My Native American School

Carol Gould (author) Paul Drzewiecki (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641324298

Introduce young readers to school in a part of the country rich with tradition.

How Bear Lost His Tail

Julia Wall (author) Ali Teo (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323765

Bear is taught a lesson when the other forest animals are tired of his vanity. This charming retelling introduces readers to an Iroquois folktale.

The Drummers

Carol Gould (author) Dayton Edmonds (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323499

A young boy admires the elders and looks forward to the day when he can join in a significant cultural event.

Hayfa's Hats

John Parker (author) Elaine Nicholas (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323741

Hayfa is off to the market to sell hats for her sick father. But will a pesky camel keep her from bringing home any money?

Fiesta

Ellen Javernick (author)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323550

Join the celebration and explore the culture of Mexico.

Niños y niñas

Deborah Williams (author)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321471

Boys and girls are different, but they can enjoy the same things!

Mi escuela nativo americana

Carol Gould (author) Paul Drzewiecki (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321464

Introduce young readers to school in a part of the country rich with tradition.

Los tamborileros

Carol Gould (author) Dayton Edmonds (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321440

A young boy admires the elders and looks forward to the day when he can join in a significant cultural event.

Fiesta (Spanish)

Ellen Javernick (author)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641321389

Join the celebration and explore the culture of Mexico.

Best Friends

Pamela Fitros (author) Jennifer Mcconnell (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323192

Two friends can do so many things together!

Boys and Girls

Deborah Williams (author)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323246

Boys and girls are different, but they can enjoy the same things!

Boots and Shoes

Ann Cooper (author)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641323239

What can you do in your shoes? Readers explore the kinds of footwear needed for a variety of activities.

Mejores amigas

Pamela Fitros (author) Jennifer McConnell (illustrator)

Publisher: Kaeden Books ISBN: 9781641320603

Two friends can do so many things together!

Discover India

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781623957070

Want to see the beautiful and exotic animals of India? This level two reader features beautiful photographs and easy-to-read information about animals like the cobra, Bengal tiger, and more. Discover Reading titles feature short sentences, word lists, and questions at the end of each book to further the learning process.

Discover South America

Victoria Marcos (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781623956448

Want to see the beautiful and exotic animals of South America? This level two reader features beautiful photographs and easy-to-read information about rainforest animals. Discover Reading titles feature short sentences, word lists, and questions at the end of each book to further the learning process.

Discover China

Katrina Streza (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532402104

Learn all about China! From famous landmarks like the Great Wall of China, to customs, foods and cultural practices, Discover China provides young readers with information about China in simple sentences for kindergarten, first, and second graders.