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Tornado!

Elizabeth Raum (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607539988

This photo-illustrated book describes tornados, or as they are known in other parts of the world, cyclones. Explains how tornados are formed, how they are predicted, what can be done to stay safe in areas prone to tornados. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

Wildfire!

Elizabeth Raum (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607539995

This photo-illustrated book describes wildfires, including forest fires, grass fires, and bush fires. Explains how these fires are started, what conditions create a crisis, and steps taken to put fires out. Also includes information on staying safe and preventing wildfires. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

Surviving a Blizzard

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533450

A level 2 Amicus Reader that discusses the dangers of blizzards, how to prepare for them, and how to stay safe during and after a blizzard.

Surviving a Fire

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533474

A level 2 Amicus Reader that discusses the dangers of house fires, how to prepare a fire escape plan, and how to get out during a fire and stay safe after the fire is out.

Surviving a Flood

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533481

A level 2 Amicus Reader that discusses the dangers of floods, how to prepare for them, and how to stay safe during and after a flood.

Rough and Smooth

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533290

A level A Amicus Reader that compares and contrasts common rough and smooth objects, both in nature and man-made. Includes comprehension activity.

Summer and Winter

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533306

A level A Amicus Reader that compares and contrasts summer and winter in different climates around the world. Includes comprehension activity.

Young and Old

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533320

A level A Amicus Reader that compares and contrasts young and old animals, showing how old animals teach young ones. Includes comprehension activity.

Animal Homes

Karen L. Kenney (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533337

A Level 1 Amicus Reader that describes how different animal homes are used and how they benefit each animal. Examples include nests, caves, webs, tree hollows, termite mounds, and shells. Includes comprehension activity.

Animal Tracks

Karen L. Kenney (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533344

A Level 1 Amicus Reader that describes different kinds of animals’ tracks. Examples show that by looking at the parts of animal tracks, you can tell what animal left them behind. Includes comprehension activity.

Spiny Animals

Karen L. Kenney (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533368

A Level 1 Amicus Reader that describes different spiny animals and explains how their exteriors protect them from other animals. Includes comprehension activity.

Who Lays Eggs?

Karen L. Kenney (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533382

Highlights different types of bird nests, showing where they are located and what they are made of. Includes comprehension activity.

Bird Nests

Heather Adamson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533177

Highlights different types of bird nests, showing where they are located and what they are made of. Includes comprehension activity.

Birds and Trees

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533184

Simple descriptions describe how birds and trees are dependent on one another. Includes comprehension activity.

How Animals Find Water

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533191

Simple descriptions describe how animals in Africa find water. Includes comprehension activity.

How Animals Sleep

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533207

Compares the different ways various animals sleep, including lying down, standing up, hanging, and more. Includes comprehension activity.

How Bees Make Honey

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533214

Compares the different ways various animals sleep, including lying down, standing up, hanging, and more. Includes comprehension activity.

Ocean Animals

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533221

Compares common ocean animals and how they move through the water. Includes comprehension activity.

Where Animals Live

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533238

Highlights animals of all types known for their large size, including the blue whale, the Goliath beetle, and more. Includes comprehension activity.

Hard and Soft

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533283

A level A Amicus Reader that compares and contrasts common hard and soft objects, both in nature and man-made. Includes comprehension activity.

Animal Clothing

Emily Dawson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607533146

Compares different animal coverings such as shells, feathers, fur, and scales. Includes comprehension activity.

Frog

Perkins Perkins (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532644

A level 2 Amicus Reader that presents the life cycle of a frog from mating and laying eggs to adult. Includes time line of life cycle and sequencing activity.

Mouse

Perkins Perkins (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532651

A level 2 Amicus Reader that presents the life cycle of a mouse from mating and birth to adult. Includes time line of life cycle and sequencing activity.

Shark

Perkins Perkins (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532682

A level 2 Amicus Reader that presents the life cycle of a shark from mating and birth to adult. Includes time line of life cycle and sequencing activity.

Spider

Perkins Perkins (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532699

A level 2 Amicus Reader that presents the life cycle of a spider from mating and laying eggs to adult. Includes time line of life cycle and sequencing activity.