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Cave Explorer

Laura K. Murray (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609753

A brief exploration of what cave explorers do on the job, including the equipment they use and the training they need, plus real-life instances of exploring caves such as Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave.

Volcanoes

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609487

An elementary exploration of volcanoes, focusing on the geological evidence that helps explain how and where they form and spotlighting famous examples, such as Hawaii’s Mauna Loa.

Grasslands

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566608435

A kindergarten-level introduction to grasslands, covering their climate, plant and animal life, and such defining features as their varied grasses.

Deserts

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607766

A kindergarten-level introduction to deserts, covering their climate, plant and animal life, and such defining features as their dry terrain.

Oceans

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607780

A kindergarten-level introduction to oceans, covering their climate, plant and animal life, and such defining features as their salty water.

Mountains

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607773

A kindergarten-level introduction to mountains, covering their climate, plant and animal life, and such defining features as their rocky peaks.

Lonesome Star: A Story About Texas

Karen Latchana Kenney (author)Bob Doucet (illustrator)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781604531848

This fun combination of original fable and factual information introduces young readers to the state of Illinois through an entertaining and educational story based on the state symbols, history and geography. Take a trip through Illinois as Misty, the monarch butterfly flies south. Along the way Misty meets new friends and learns about the animals, plants, geography, and culture that make Illinois a great state! In addition to the illustrated story, interesting and informative factual sidebars about the state are found throughout the book. A treasure-hunt map plots the journey and a cultural recipe is also included. This book ends with state facts at a glance, a reading comprehension quiz, and more things to see and do around Illinois with a map showing the locations. This title is a great way to explore Illinois in preparation for state reports or family vacations! Super Sandcastle is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

The Arctic Habitat

Bobbie Kalman Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427165145

An Arctic Habitat provides children with an introduction to this cold, vast region. Easy-to-read text and colorful photographs help children learn about this unique habitat and how the plants and animals have adapted to the harsh environment. Young readers will learn about the characteristics of both land and water habitats in the Arctic the plants and animals that live in the Arctic how animals find food and shelter in the Arctic

Summer Solstice

Maddie Spalding (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503826076

Engage readers with the story of the summer solstice. Readers are introduced to the longest day of the year and the concept of how Earth changes to bring us the warm season. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research. A kid-friendly project inspires creativity and hands-on fun.

Weather in Summer

Maddie Spalding (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503826083

Engage readers with the story of weather in summer. Readers are introduced to the ways that Earth changes in the summertime. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research. A kid-friendly project inspires creativity and hands-on fun.

A Fun Winter Day

Jenna Lee Gleisner (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503826090

Engage readers with a story of a fun winter day. Readers are introduced to fun winter activities, such as sledding and building snowmen. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research. A kid-friendly project inspires creativity and hands-on fun.

Weather in Winter

Jenna Lee Gleisner (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503826151

Engage readers with a story of weather in winter. Readers are introduced to the changes cold winter weather brings to Earth. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research. A kid-friendly project inspires creativity and hands-on fun.

Winter Solstice

Jenna Lee Gleisner (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503826168

Engage readers with a story of the winter solstice. Readers are introduced to the concepts of how Earth's tilt creates the seasons and why there are less hours of daylight in winter. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research. A kid-friendly project inspires creativity and hands-on fun.

Welcome to the Arctic

Honor Head (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781911341901

Which Arctic plants do woolly bear caterpillars feed on when they wake up from their long winter hibernation? What Arctic insect feeds on caribou and polar bear blood? Why does the Arctic fox’s white coat turn brown in summer? And what huge animal with tusks is hunting for clams in the icy Arctic Ocean? Packed with facts, core-curriculum information, and fantastic photographs that support the text, this title takes readers on a mini safari through the Arctic. Like piecing together a jigsaw puzzle, readers will discover how the living things that make this habitat their home depend on each other and their environment for survival.

Welcome to the Coral Reef

Honor Head (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781911341925

What is a coral reef actually made of? What microscopic creatures take shelter in the coral and become its food? Which coral reef resident has stinging tentacles? And which huge creature visits the reef to have its dead skin and parasites nibbled away by a fishy clean-up crew? Packed with facts, core-curriculum information, and fantastic photographs that support the text, this title takes readers on a mini safari around a coral reef. Like piecing together a jigsaw puzzle, readers will discover how the living things that make this habitat their home depend on each other and their environment for survival.

Welcome to the Desert

Honor Head (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781911341949

Why is a hummingbird visiting a spiky cactus? How does a Gila woodpecker help a huge saguaro cactus stay healthy? When a prairie dog family moves to a new house, who takes over their old burrow? And what hairy, eight-legged desert creature uses a hidden trapdoor to catch its meal of beetles? Packed with facts, core-curriculum information, and fantastic photographs that support the text, this title takes readers on a mini safari through a desert. Like piecing together a jigsaw puzzle, readers will discover how the living things that make this habitat their home depend on each other and their environment for survival.

Welcome to the Rain Forest

Honor Head (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781911341963

What rain forest creature with a long, sticky tongue is feasting on a meal of termites? How does a capybara stay safe from giant anacondas and jaguars? Why are bats visiting the flowers that grow on kapok trees? And how are bromeliad flowers helpful to tiny rain forest frogs. Packed with facts, core-curriculum information, and fantastic photographs that support the text, this title takes readers on a mini safari through a rain forest. Like piecing together a jigsaw puzzle, readers will discover how the living things that make this habitat their home depend on each other and their environment for survival.

Egypt

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025312

Ancient. Modern. Beautiful. Welcome to Egypt! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Egypt’s land, wildlife, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Egyptian Arabic! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Egypt is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Ethiopia

Spencer Brinker (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025299

Breathtaking. Colorful. Friendly. Welcome to Ethiopia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Ethiopia’s land, wildlife, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Amharic! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Ethiopia is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Ghana

Thomas Persano (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025305

Stunning. Colorful. Wild. Welcome to Ghana! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Ghana’s land, cities, history, food, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in a language called Akan! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Ghana is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Iraq

Miriam Aronin (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025343

Full of Life. Historic. Rugged. Welcome to Iraq! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Iraq’s land, wildlife, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Arabic and Kurdish! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Iraq is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Israel

Thomas Persano (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025336

Lively. Historic. Fun. Welcome to Israel! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Israel’s land, cities, history, food, and holidays. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Hebrew! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Israel is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Nigeria

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025275

Warm. Busy. Full of Life. Welcome to Nigeria! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Nigeria’s land, history, cities, food, and holidays. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in a language called Hausa! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Nigeria is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Somalia

Adam Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025282

Hot. Ancient. Beautiful. Welcome to Somalia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Somalia’s land, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Somali! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Somalia is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Australia

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023066

Adventurous. Friendly. Wild. Welcome to Australia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Australia’s land, history, cities, food, and sports. They’ll even learn the difference between phrases in America and Australia! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.