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What is sight?

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427192158

This book investigates how our sense of sight works, how it helps keep us safe, and how we can take care of our sense of sight. Interesting information and vivid images also explain how some insects and other animals see the world differently.

What is smell?

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427192172

From the sweet smell of cookies baking to the stinky smell of a skunk's spray, our sense of smell helps us learn about the world around us. This inviting title explains how the nose senses odors, how our sense of smell is related to our sense of taste, and how some animals use their sense of smell.

What is hearing?

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427192165

From a quiet whisper to a blaring siren, our ears keep us tuned in to the sounds around us. This engaging new title explains how our sense of hearing works, how it helps us learn about our surroundings, and how we can protect this important sense.

What is touch?

Molly Aloian (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427192141

Is it smooth or rough? Is it hot or cold? Is it sharp or dull? Our sense of touch helps us learn about the things around us. This engaging title uses captivating images and accessible text to explain the sense of touch, including how our skin senses the world, how different sensations warn us of danger, and how animals use their sense of touch.

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.

Why Do We Need Air?

Kelley MacAulay (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427182166

Clean air is essential to the health of the planet. This colorful title examines the importance of air to all living things and provides practical ways young readers can protect this valuable resource.

Poison Ivy Makes Me Itch

Jennifer Colby (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627956

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Poison Ivy Makes Me Itch offers answers to their most compelling questions about poison ivy and the rash it causes. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

I Need Glasses

Jennifer Colby (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627932

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. I Need Glasses offers answers to their most compelling questions about their eyesight. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

I Have a Belly Button

Jennifer Colby (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627925

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. I Have a Belly Button offers answers to their most compelling questions about their belly buttons. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

I Get the Hiccups

Nancy Robinson Masters (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627918

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. I Get the Hiccups offers answers to their most compelling questions about hiccups and how to stop them. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos encourage readers to continue their quest for knowledge. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

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.

Leopold the Lion

Denise Brennan-Nelson (author), Ruth McNally Barshaw (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781634704250

When Jack and Ella come across a friendly--and talented!--lion in their backyard they are thrilled to take him in as their pet. And they're positive they know just how to care for their new pet, ignoring Grandpa's cheeky asides. But soon Leopold the Lion grows despondent and chubby. Even the circus who lost him won't take him back! Do Jack and Ella know what to do to get Leopold healthy again? A sweet story with a subtle commentary on making healthy choices.

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.

Keep It Clean: Germ Free

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602799165

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

Keep It Clean: Get Well Soon

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602799172

Level 1 guided reader that teaches young readers about what happens when they get sick and what they can do to speed their recovery.

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: 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: 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.

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.

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 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.

You Can't See Your Bones with Binoculars

Harriet Ziefert (author), Amanda Haley (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781609054175

What's inside your rib cage? Hint: it's not a canary! Why is bumping your humerus totally not funny? Why do football players and carpenters need knee pads? Kids will learn about all 206 of their very own bones - what they look like, where they are, what they do. Actual x-rays of real bones take kids through the skeletal system, inviting them to locate and explore their own bones. Clear explanations (fact-checked and approved by a pediatrician), colorful illustrations, and humorous analogies make for a fresh look at a familiar topic. From head to toe (or from cranium to phalanges), kids will get a skeleton of fascinating bone-formation!