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Safety at Home

MaryLee Knowlton (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427166913

There are plenty of potential hazards in the home, and Safety at Home works to keep kids safe from them! Children will learn about taking care when cooking, not playing with dangerous items, and playing safely outside.

Safety at School

MaryLee Knowlton (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427166920

It is important for children to know how to keep safe while at school. Protective equipment is needed when playing contact sports or conducting experiments. Horsing around in class is a definite no when it comes to keeping safe at school.

Safety at the Playground

MaryLee Knowlton (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427166937

Playgrounds are places to play and have fun, but don't forget to watch out for potential hazards. Not taking care on playground equipment and ignoring the rules can lead to serious trouble. Safety at the Playground makes learning to take care at the playground easy for children to understand.

Why Do We Need Water?

Kelley MacAulay (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182197

Without water, life on Earth would not exist. This book provides a refreshing look at the uses of water and the importance of conserving and protecting this life-giving resource.

Eating Green

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427194367

This book gives young readers some interesting food for thought! From eating local foods to packing litter-free lunches, readers will be empowered to reduce their personal food prints and make better, Earth-conscious choices about what they eat and drink.

Green Bean! Green Bean!

Patricia Thomas (author), Trina L. Hunner (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584695455

Plant it - water it - weed it - protect it - and under the blossoms is the perfect shady nook to read a book! Pretty soon its time to pick all those long, lean beans, and to harvest a full season of garden knowledge and experience.

Meet my neighbor, the Doctor

Marc Crabtree (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427191922

Meet Doctor Ravi Ahluwalia. From a family health clinic to a soccer field, Ravi's work as a doctor takes him to different places. This inviting narrative shows how Ravi cares for people and helps keep them healthy.

Food and Farming Then and Now

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427194091

While today most food is bought from a grocery store, many years ago food was grown and harvested on the family farm. This informative title examines different types of foods eaten and how they were produced from the olden days to the present.

Emergency Workers are on their way!

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427198105

Firefighters, police officers, paramedics, doctors, and nurses are just a few of the community workers that help people in emergencies. Children will be amazed by these brave individuals many of whom risk their lives daily to save the lives of others. Children will learn about military services, the Red Cross, the coast guard, equipment used by emergency workers, and how to be prepared in an emergency.

Working at a Hospital

Pam Rosenberg (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602794139

Working at a Hospital introduces young readers to many careers available at a hospital, from doctors and nurses to lawyers and accountants. Colorful sidebars encourage young children to think, create, guess, and ask questions about a career working in a hospital.

The Boy Who Wanted to Cook

Gloria Whelan (author), Steve Adams (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781410308207

La Bonne Vache (The Good Cow) is a little restaurant in the south of France. It takes its name from and is famous for its boeuf la mode, a delicious beef stew. Ten-year-old Pierre longs to follow in the culinary footsteps of his father, Monsieur Valcourt. Monsieur Valcourt is the chef and owner of La Bonne Vache. Pierre spends as much time as possible in the restaurant's kitchen, hoping for a chance to demonstrate his cooking skills. But his parents shoo him away and he is not allowed to cook. One day Pierre meets a visitor who is on his way to eat at the restaurant. This is no ordinary visitor but an important food critic. His experience at La Bonne Vache could bring great honor to the restaurant. At last, Pierre sees his chance to prove himself. Award-winning author Gloria Whelan received the National Book Award for her young adult novel, Homeless Bird. Her books with Sleeping Bear Press include The Listeners, Friend on Freedom River, and Jam and Jelly with Holly and Nellie. She lives in Michigan.

Keep It Clean: Time to Wash Up

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602799141

Level 1 guided reader that teaches students how to prevent the spread of germs by washing hands and the importance of cleanup.

Your Healthy Plate: Dairy

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610803571

This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights dairy, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of dairy as a part of a balanced diet.

Your Healthy Plate: Fruits

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610803533

This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights Fruit, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of fruit as a part of a balanced diet.

Your Healthy Plate: Grains

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610803557

This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights grains, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of grains as a part of a balanced diet.

Your Healthy Plate: Protein

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610803564

This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights protein, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of protein as a part of a balanced diet.

Your Healthy Plate: Vegetables

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610803540

This new book from Cherry Lake Publishing, highlights vegetables, one of the food groups contained in the new dietary guidelines for Americans launched in January 2011 by the FDA. This leveled reader helps the young child understand the importance of vegetables as a part of a balanced diet.

Keep It Clean: Achoo!

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602799158

Level 1 guided reader that teaches students important lessons about germ control and staying healthy.

You Can't Take Your Body to a Car Mechanic

Fred Ehrlich (author), Amanda Haley (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609054526

Can a hammer fix a cold? Can a screwdriver drive away an itchy spot? Whats the difference between a virus and an allergy or a pimple and a wart? Dr. Fred Ehrlich explains all about ills, chills, what makes us sniffle and feel sore; and how doctors, treatments, and processes inside us can handle our bodies ick-ness and sickness. But, you CANT find any of these fixer-uppers . . . in a toolbox!

You Can't Taste a Pickle with Your Ear

Harriet Ziefert (author), Amanda Haley (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609054182

Why can't you hear a siren with your eyes? Spot an airplane with your hands? And how come a pickle on your ear isn't delicious? In You Can't Take a Pickle with Your Ear kids discover how each of their five senses is hard at work all day long, providing them with information and helping them get the most out of their daily lives. Whenever you think, "I'm oh-so-sweet," Pull off your socks and smell your feet! Sections such as "Hold Your Nose" and "Stick Out Your Tongue" (not the same time!) encourage hands-on investigations of what's happening inside kids' bodies and why a tongue is best for pickle tasting.

ABC Dentist

Harriet Ziefert (author), Liz Murphy (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609053208

From Appointments, Bibs, and Cavities through X-rays and how to combat icky Yellow film on teeth, this book takes kids on a reassuring tour of a trip to the dentist's office. Bright, friendly collage artwork pairs with informative facts on equipment and procedures. This new edition includes an addendum with activities, frequently asked questions, and suggestions for parents and teachers on how to maximize the book's usefulness.

Tooth Traditions around the World

Ann Malaspina (author), Elisa Chavarri (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234201

Explores global traditions surrounding the loss of first teeth, including the tooth fairy, the tooth mouse, and beliefs to make teeth strong.

Being Safe with Technology

Susan Kesselring (author)Dan McGeehan, David Moore (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609548148

This fun, colorful book describes basic rules for what to do and what not to do to be safe on your cell phone and online.

Being Safe with Weather

Susan Kesselring (author)Dan McGeehan, David Moore (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609548155

This fun, colorful book describes basic rules for what to do and what not to do to be safe in inclement weather.

Being Safe at Home

Susan Kesselring (author)Dan McGeehan, David Moore (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609548094

This fun, colorful book describes basic rules for what to do and what not to do to be safe at home.