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Tracking an Epidemic

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624317965

The ability to use the scientific method is key to carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks. In this book, readers in real-world situations are tasked with following clues and using the scientific method to find out what happens during the spread of an epidemic. Informational text presents evidence and facts in the form of clues and side-bar details to help children develop critical thinking skills. A summary of the situation is included to show how each chapter contributes to the whole and for a solid understanding of the topic.

From African Plant to Vaccine Preservation

Nel Yomtov (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781624317651

Learn about how nature has inspired technological innovations with this book on the similarities between an African plant and preserving vaccines. Integrating both historical and scientific perspectives, this book explains how a plant inspired the invention of a new way to preserve vaccines. Readers will make connections and examine the relationship between the two concepts. Sidebars, photographs, a glossary, and a concluding chapter on important people in the field add detail and depth to this informational text on biomimicry.

My Fingernails Grow

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880957

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why My Fingernails Grow offers answers to their most compelling questions about our nails and the protein keratin. 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 Can't Eat Peanuts

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620711

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Can't Eat Peanuts offers answers to their most compelling questions about allergies. 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 Cry

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880902

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Cry offers answers to their most compelling questions about those salty tears. 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 Hungry

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620728

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Get Hungry offers answers to their most compelling questions about their rumbling tummy. 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 Sunburned

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620735

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Get Sunburned offers answers to their most compelling questions about summer skin conditions. 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 Talk in My Sleep

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880919

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Talk in My Sleep offers answers to their most compelling questions about that strange phenomenon. 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 Throw Up

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880926

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Throw Up offers answers to their most compelling questions about their rumbling tummy. 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 Burp

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620704

Young children are naturally curious about themselves. Tell Me Why I Burp offers answers to their most compelling questions about their rumbling tummy. 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.

The Science of a Pandemic

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631377150

This book discusses the science behind pandemics and their effects. The chapters examine the deadliest pandemics in history, explain how these diseases spread so quickly, and show how scientists are working to prevent and contain future disease outbreaks. Diagrams, charts, and photos provide opportunities to evaluate and understand the scientific concepts involved.

Get a Good Night's Sleep!

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620667

Get a Good Night's Sleep! focuses on sleeping habits while discussing steps children can take to practice healthy lifestyles. Readers are introduced to why a bedtime is important, the sleep cycle, and routines to follow in order to get a good night's sleep. Callouts prompt inquiry, further thinking, and close examination of photographs. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Practice Good Hygiene!

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620650

Practice Good Hygiene! focuses on hygiene skills while discussing steps children can take to practice healthy lifestyles. Readers are introduced to basic body care and why cleanliness is important. Body odor, bad breath, germs, and self-esteem are discussed. Callouts prompt inquiry, further thinking, and close examination of photographs. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Visit the Dentist!

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620643

Visit the Dentist! focuses on dentist visits while discussing steps children can take to practice healthy lifestyles. Readers are introduced to what may happen during a typical dental exam and specifics about the job of a dentist. Callouts prompt inquiry, further thinking, and close examination of photographs. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Visit the Doctor!

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620636

Visit the Doctor! focuses on doctor visits while discussing steps children can take to practice healthy lifestyles. Readers are introduced to what may happen during a typical medical exam and specifics about the job of a doctor. Callouts prompt inquiry, further thinking, and close examination of photographs. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Healing Plants

Jennifer Colby (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631881237

Healing Plants helps young readers find the answers to questions and learn about the incredible health benefits of plants, from aloe vera to quinine. Call-outs throughout the book prompt inquiry and critical thinking skills by asking questions and inviting readers to looks closely at the photographs and diagrams.

Plants We Eat

Jennifer Colby (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631881251

Plants We Eat helps young readers learn more about all the plants we eat, including how to eat every part of a plant in one meal! Call-outs throughout the book prompt inquiry and critical thinking skills by asking questions and inviting readers to looks closely at the photographs and diagrams.

Eat a Balanced Diet!

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620612

Eat a Balanced Diet! focuses on nutrition while discussing steps children can take to practice healthy lifestyles. Food groups and food selection is presented through engaging text and full-color photographs. Callouts prompt inquiry, further thinking, and close examination of photographs. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Exercise!

Katie Marsico (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620629

Exercise! focuses on physical activity while discussing steps children can take to practice healthy lifestyles. Readers are introduced to facts about keeping your heart healthy and muscles strong and how they related to endurance, flexibility, and coordination. Callouts prompt inquiry, further thinking, and close examination of photographs. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

What Do They Do? Nurses

Jennifer Zeiger (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798175

The books in the Community Connections Library help kids understand the world around them. What Do They Do? Nurses, gives young readers an idea of the role that Nurses play in keeping the members of the community healthy.

What Do They Do? Dentists

Gaetano Capici (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798151

The books in the Community Connections Library help kids understand the world around them. What Do They Do? Dentists, gives young readers an idea of the role that Dentists play in their community.

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.

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.

What Should I Do? At the Pool

Wil Mara (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800648

Readers learn the potential dangers of swimming and learn how to avoid injury.