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Science Encyclopedia Animal Life

Kelli L. Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606940136

Take An In-Depth Look At Animal Life In This Science Encyclopedia.

Science Encyclopedia Earth Science

Tim Clifford (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606940150

Take An In-Depth Look At Earth Science In This Encyclopedia.

Mi pas

Ellen K. Mitten (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301800

Young Readers Learn About The United States Through Simple Text And Photos.

Mis vecinos

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301831

Young Readers Learn About The United States Neighbors, Canada And Mexico, Through Simple Text And Photos.

Cules son las regiones de los E.E.U.U.?

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301961

This Title Talks About The Five Regions Of The United States And Is Filled With Colorful Maps To Indicate Where These Regions Are. It Also Includes Fun Information About The Climate In Each Region, What The People There Do For Fun, What They Eat And What Makes Living There So Enjoyable.

Maps Are Flat, Globes Are Round

Meg Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906956

Young readers learn about maps and globes through simple text and photos.

North, South, East, and West

Meg Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906963

Young readers learn about north, south, east and west through simple text and photos.

Waterways

Luana K. Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906970

Young readers learn about waterways through simple text and photos.

Vias acuaticas (Waterways)

Ellen Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945872

Young readers learn about waterways through simple text and photos.

Claves y símbolos en los mapas (Keys and Symbols on Maps)

Meg Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945865

Young readers learn about keys and symbols on maps through simple text and photos.

Contemos los continentes (Counting the Continents)

Ellen Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945896

Young readers learn about the different continents through simple text and photos.

Accidentes Geograficos (Looking at Landforms)

Ellen Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945889

Young readers learn about various landforms through simple text and photos.

Los mapas son planos, los globos son redondos (Maps Are Flat, Globes Are Round)

Meg Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945841

Young readers learn about maps and globes through simple text and photos.

Norte, Sur, Este y Oeste (North, South, East, and West)

Meg Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606945858

Young readers learn about north, south, east and west through simple text and photos.

Keys and Symbols on Maps

Meg Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906932

Young readers learn about keys and symbols on maps through simple text and photos.

Looking at Landforms

Ellen Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906949

Young readers learn about various landforms through simple text and photos.

Counting the Continents

Ellen Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906925

Young readers learn about the different continents through simple text and photos.

Erosion

Shirley Duke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179836

Expanding on our popular Lets Explore Science series, this book focuses on erosion. How its caused, the effects it has on the current landscape, and the way it impacts our Earth are all explained. Great changes take place to form mountains and break apart the land. Erosion carries away broken rocks and soil through a process called weathering. Explore the tremendous ways our planet has changed in this fact-filled book on erosion. This book will allow students to use information from several sources to provide evidence that Earth events can occur quickly or slowly.

Southern Region

Lisa Owens (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179140

You will travel through history when you venture into the Southern region of the United States. Visit one of the many battlefields from the Civil War or discover the home of Mound Builders, an ancient Native American tribe. The South experiences hot summers and mild winters, making it the perfect destination spot for people in the winter. Rock and roll at Graceland in Memphis or make a bet at the Kentucky Derby! Feel the warmth of southern hospitality while you venture through this U.S. region. This book will allow students to ask and answer questions such as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

Gulf Coast Region

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179119

This book puts the Gulf Coast region in the spotlight by describing this regions history, climate, animals, and habitats. Through beautiful photographs you will take a trip along the Gulf, stopping at New Orleans, eastern Texas, and Florida, learning why this area was of great value to the Spanish and French. People come to the Gulf Coast for the warm weather. With swamps, lagoons, bays, and ocean you better grab your swimsuit while you travel this sunny region of the United States. This book will allow students to ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

Northeast and Metropolitan Regions

Nancy Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179126

There are many regions in the United States. This book will highlight the Northeast and Metropolitan regions by detailing what areas make up each region, historical and background knowledge on how they were formed, and what the land, animals, and habitats of these regions are like. From rocky coastlines, to forests, rivers, and lakes, these popular regions of the U.S. are just part of what makes our country so diverse in its beauty. With all the information in this book, you may want to choose one of these areas for your next vacation destination! This book will allow students to quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Appalachian Region

Ellen Mitten (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179133

The Appalachian region is one of the most beautiful places in the United States, with pleasant green valleys and tree-covered mountains. Hike the Appalachian Trail, Great Smoky Mountains, or Blue Ridge Mountains. The Appalachian National Scenic Trail is traveled by millions each year. The culture is mixed with Native American beliefs and the values of early settlers. Music, storytelling, and craftsmanship are still part of the mountain lifestyle. If you travel to this region of the United States, be prepared to pull up a chair and listen to a tale of past times. This book will allow students to describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.

Southwestern Region

Lisa Owens (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179072

The Southwestern region is the only area in the United States where you can stand in Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, and Utah at the same time! This desert region is hot. With a hot climate, water is scare. The Hoover Dam is a very important source for this area. Many people live in this hot, desert region and the culture has influence from early Spanish settlers and Native American tribes. You will find beautiful pottery, hand-woven fabrics, and beautiful, ornate stucco homes with tile floors. Be sure to grab some sunscreen while you travel through this desert region of the United States. This book will allow students to use information gained from illustrations and words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text.

Mountain Region

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179089

Explore the mountainous terrain found in the western United States. The Mountain region takes travelers across the various climates to explore the history, indigenous peoples, animals, and habitats. Mountains span from Canada to Mexico and includes volcanoes, deserts, and glaciers! From Yellowstone National Park to Mount St. Helens to the Rocky Mountains, youll want to grab your hiking boots and adventure through this gorgeous region of the United States. This book will allow students to determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

Great Plains Region

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179096

The climate in the Great Plains region is extreme. Winds from the Arctic and the Gulf of Mexico blow through the Great Plains because there are few trees to slow down the wind. The regions people experience everything from Arctic cold to hot winds. Buffalo once roamed freely on the flat plains that were formed by glaciers long ago. Visit Mount Rushmore, the Black Hills, and Badlands. Make sure you pack for any kind of weather if you visit the Great Plains! This book will allow students to know and use various text features to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently.