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Las costas de la Tierra

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778797784

Coasts are areas of land next to oceans. Coasts can be sandy or rocky and have landforms such as cliffs, sea stacks, caves, and arches. Coasts can be next to open oceans or be sheltered in bays or coves. In this beautifully photographed book, Bobbie Kalman takes children on a tour of different coasts, where they can ride some breathtaking ocean waves or meet underwater animals that live in nearby coral reefs. Children will also be introduced to some amazing coastal cities and learn about famous coastal rock formations.

Conoce Peru

Bobbie Kalman Robin Johnson (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792284

Best known as the home of the Inca as well as other ancient civilizations, Peru is dotted with the ruins of their ancient buildings. Children will be delighted to read about the ingenuity of these ancient people in Spotlight on Peru. From high up on Lake Titicaca where llamas roam, down to the Amazon River where jaguars live in the rainforests, the wonders of Peru are described through simple text. Wonderful photographs also capture the people of Peru today and their way of life.

Conoce los Estados Unidos de America

Niki Walker Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792260

Holidays, celebrations, and symbols are highlighted in this up-to-date fact-filled introduction to the United States. Spotlight on the United States of America looks at the colonial history of the U.S., its government, and some of its important leaders. Many colorful pictures, maps, and illustrations highlight the different regions, climates, cities, and wildlife of this fascinating country.

Conoce Mxico

Niki Walker Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792277

Mexico is the southern neighbor of the United States. It is a country with a rich history and culture, a warm climate, diverse landscapes, and a variety of wildlife. From Mayan pyramids to busy cities to happy fiestas, Spotlight on Mexico offers a joyful experience to young readers. The book also includes recipes of some favorite Mexican foods that children will love to make!

Conoce India

Bobbie Kalman Robin Johnson (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792253

Spotlight on India introduces children to the land, people, and rich traditions of this beautiful country. Breathtaking photos feature the Himalaya Mountains, the Ganges and Indus Rivers, and major cities such as New Delhi. This joyful book also celebrates Indias unique mixture of peoples, monuments, such as the famous Taj Mahal, and its unique styles of music and dance.

Conoce Canada

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778792239

Spotlight on Canada introduces children to Canada's multicultural people, its varied landscapes and climates, its exciting cities, and its joyful celebrations. A huge country with only one neighbor, the United States, Canada is divided into provinces and territories. French and English are its two official languages, and its rich history goes back to its French and English roots. This colorful book celebrates the diversity of this great country!

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.

Esta tierra, es tu pas

Catherine Ciocchi (author), Cathy Morrison (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781628555936

Haz un viaje alrededor del mundo para descubrir una amplia variedad de formaciones terrestres y características geológicas de la Tierra a través del verso rítmico de Esta tierra, es tu país. En el viaje encontrarás planicies, mecetas y colinas. Descubre cómo un arroyo puede crear un cañón o cómo la lava forma un archipiélago. Lee en voz alta y descubre nuevo terreno al pasar de cada página.

La casa en la cueva

Janet Halfmann (author), Shennen Bersani (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781607185499

Al bebé murciélago le gusta su casa en la cueva y nunca quiere dejarla. Mientras practica agitar sus alas una noche, se cae, y Demuchas-una la Rata Cachibachera lo rescata. Entonces ellos exploran en lo más profundo, las esquinas oscuras de la cueva donde encuentran animales asombrosos—animales que no necesitan ojos para ver o los colores para esconderse de sus enemigos. El bebé murciélago aprende lo importante que son los murciélagos para el hábitat de la cueva y cómo otras criaturas de cueva vivientes dependen de los murciélagos para comer. Finalmente, ¿el bebé murciélago se atreverá a salir de la cueva para ayudar a los otros animales?

Julia la buscadora de rocas

Gail Langer Karwoski (author), Lisa Downey (illustrator)

Publisher: Arbordale Publishing ISBN: 9781934359587

Gail Langer Karwoski Lisa DowneyCuando una niña joven encuentra una roca brillante enterrada en la tierra y descubre que se limpia como un hermoso cristal de cuarzo, queda fascinada y se convierte en Julia la buscadora de rocas. Unete a Julia y a como su papá a excavar los minerales y le explica las maravillas de la formación del cristal. La combinación y el juego de palabras con la ciencia, los lectores jóvenes aprenden acerca del mineral “tesoro” más abundante del planeta

Estudiamos la Tierra (Studying Our Earth Inside and Out)

Kimberly Hutmacher (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174923

In This Title Students Will Learn In Depth Information About The Three Layers Our Earth Is Made Of. Introduces Students To How The Tectonic Plates, Wind, And Water Are Constantly Changing Our Landscape. Gives Detailed Information On How Scientists Think Our Earth Was Formed And Has Evolved.

Los glaciares (Glaciers)

Sandy Sepehri (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174589

Explores Different Types Of Glaciers, Where They Are Located, How They Move, Shows Wildlife Found On Glaciers And Explains The Effect Of Global Warming.

Los fosiles y las rocas (Fossils and Rocks)

Kimberly Hutmacher (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174787

This Ever Popular Subject Is Explained In Detail In This Wonderful Book. How The Earth Is Made From Rock, The Three Different Types Of Rock And How They Are Made And Where They Can Be Found. Talks About How Fossils Are Formed From Sediment And What Role That Plays In Helping Us Learn About Life Long Ago. Talks About How These Fossilized Plants And Animals Became The Fossil Fuels That Are So Important To Our Present And Future Life On Earth.

Las montanas (Mountains)

Tom Sheehan (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175111

Explores Mountain Ranges In The United States, The Making Of Mountains, Their Ecosystems And How People Use Mountains For Resources And Leisure.

Las placas tectnicas y los desastres (Plate Tectonics and Disasters)

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175135

This Book Goes Into Great Detail About The Different Layers Of Our Earth And How The Shifting Tectonic Plates Can Cause Disasters Such As Earthquakes And Tsunamis. In Depth Information And Great Photographs Reinforce The Informative Text.