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Opioid Crisis

Natalie Hyde (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121226

A major societal issue in the world today, opioid addiction is causing a devastating number of deaths and is costing countries millions of dollars. This timely book includes information on the causes and effects of opioid addiction and the methods being used to combat this deadly epidemic.

Medicine and Illness

Grace Jones (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121400

Cultural beliefs surrounding illness and societal beliefs about how we should offer health care are discussed in this fascinating addition to the Our Values series. Discussions about the treatment of common diseases, as well as topics of interest, such as how a cast is made, are compared and contrasted with the way health care is provided throughout the world.

Making Our Food Sustainable

Paul Mason (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121431

How can eating better ourselves improve life for everyone on the planet? This intriguing title combines images and infographics to help explain how choosing foods that don't have to be shipped long distances, don't add to world pollution, and are not in danger of running out helps to ensure the world's food supply. Close-up boxes and case studies illustrate relevant examples of topics such as soil protection, organic vs industrial farming, and overfishing.

Global Pandemic

Allan Morey (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618916525

Viruses and bacteria are everywhere! They can mutate and move easily from one person to the next. Vaccines and other forms of prevention help fight these vicious pests, but pandemics have hit the world and taken out millions! In this high-interest title, a world-ending global pandemic is explored, from how it could start to how we might fight the spread. Features follow the chain reaction of the societal breakdown and jump back in time to the bubonic plagues. Are we due for another pandemic? Find out how to fight when the next one comes!

Mealtime Masterpiece

Kerry Aradhya (author) Paige Billin-Frye (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682387771

This poem describes the process of putting condiments on a hamburger bun to make a perfect meal.

Achoo

Nancy J. Klein (author) Jacqueline Rogers (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781682385661

A child describes in verse how it feels to have a cold.

"Bracing" for the Worst

Lissa Rovetch (author) Amanda Morley Miller (illustrator)

Publisher: Highlights ISBN: 9781643038902

Arizona's friend Abby is worried about getting braces. But after Abby and Arizona survey other kids with braces, Abby feels much better.

Nuclear Explosion Hacks

Virginia Loh-Hagan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534149281

Could you survive in a world after a nuclear explosion? This book could save your life. With five survivalist hacks from everyday objects, you could start a new world of your own! Hacks are paired with a STEM connection that explains the science behind how the hack works. Written at a lower reading level with considerate text, these super engaging, high maturity books are sure to grab struggling readers. Also includes a table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, sidebars, educational matter, and activities.

Michelle Obama: Health Advocate

Clara MacCarald (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503825512

Offers readers an inside look into the life of Michelle Obama and how she influenced the nation as First Lady. Learn all about how she encouraged children to be healthy and supported educational opportunities for females across the globe. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, critical thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, an author introduction, and sources for further research.

Farmers

Emma Less (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681513560

Grow our food, raise our cows and sheep, fill our tables with good things to eat! In this book, readers will meet the farmers who grow and raise the food that we need to live and thrive. Aimed at emergent readers, the text also includes vocabulary specific to this community helper's job, along with colorful action images.

Floss Your Teeth!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140530

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Floss Your Teeth explores the importance of flossing in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Eat Healthy Foods!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140547

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Eat Healthy Foods explores the importance of good nutrition in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Get Your Exercise!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140554

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Get Your Exercise explores the importance of being active in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Look Out for Germs!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140578

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Look Out for Germs explores the importance of good hygiene in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Brush Your Teeth!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140509

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Brush Your Teeth explores the importance of good dental hygiene in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Wash Your Hands!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140516

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Wash Your Hands explores the importance of good hand-washing practices in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Use a Tissue!

Katie Marsico (author), Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534140523

The My Healthy Habits series provides the earliest of readers a foundation in developing healthy habits. Use a Tissue explores the importance of sneezing etiquette in a simple, engaging way that will help readers develop word recognition and reading skills. Each book in this series includes a table of contents, glossary, index, and an author biography.

Show Me Your Day

J.A. Barnes (author)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595724649

Featuring bright photos of children in their daily activities, Show Me Your Day is a simple communication tool providing children visual support for communicating. Pointing to a featured activity-such as the child eating-your child can let adults know that he is hungry. Vetted by an early intervention expert, Show Me How You Feel includes easy instructions for caregivers on how to use the book.

Show Me How to Use the Potty

J.A. Barnes (author)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595724625

With step-by-step photos of children illustrating events from acknowledging the need to use the toilet to washing hands, Show Me How To Use The Potty is a great tool for introducing potty training and good hygiene.

What Is in Your Lunch Box?

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534130388

What Is in Your Lunch Box? uses a curriculum based approach to get children comfortable with reading and start them thinking about healthy choices. This book uses a combination of sight words and short-vowel words in repetition to build recognition and confidence. Bold, colorful photographs help guide readers through the text. Text and format is created by Cecilia Minden, PhD, a literacy consultant and former director of the Language and Literacy program at Harvard Graduate School of Education. Includes phonics and teachers' guide.

The Real Typhoid Mary

Virginia Loh-Hagan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534131217

Everyone knows her story, but do you know the REAL history behind the story of Typhoid Mary? History has never been so juicy! Written with a high interest level to appeal to a more mature audience and a lower level of complexity with clear visuals to help struggling readers along. Considerate text includes tons of wild facts that will hold the readers' interest, allowing for successful mastery and comprehension. A table of contents, timeline, glossary with simplified pronunciations, and index all enhance comprehension.

Tu Youyou

Sara Spiller (author) Jeff Bane (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534130524

Tu Youyou in The My Itty-Bitty Bio series is a biography for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Tu Youyou in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. The series celebrates diversity, covering women and men from a range of backgrounds and professions. Includes a timeline, primary sources, glossary, and index.

Snacks at the Park

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534130357

Snacks at the Park uses a curriculum based approach to get children comfortable with reading and start them thinking about healthy choices. This book uses a combination of sight words and short-vowel words in repetition to build recognition and confidence. Bold, colorful photographs help guide readers through the text. Text and format is created by Cecilia Minden, PhD, a literacy consultant and former director of the Language and Literacy program at Harvard Graduate School of Education. Includes phonics and teachers' guide.

Marion Donovan and the Disposable Diaper

Virginia Loh-Hagan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534130852

The 21st Century Junior Library Women Innovators series highlights the contributions of women to STEM fields. Marion Donovan and the Disposable Diaper examines the life of this important woman and her contributions to the modern diaper. Sidebars encourage readers to engage in the material by asking deeper questions or conducting individual research. Full color photos, a glossary, and a listing of additional resources all enhance the learning experience.

Good Food at the Food Truck

Cecilia Minden (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534130364

Good Food at the Food Truck uses a curriculum based approach to get children comfortable with reading and start them thinking about healthy choices. This book uses a combination of sight words and short-vowel words in repetition to build recognition and confidence. Bold, colorful photographs help guide readers through the text. Text and format is created by Cecilia Minden, PhD, a literacy consultant and former director of the Language and Literacy program at Harvard Graduate School of Education. Includes phonics and teachers' guide.