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Roots

Alicia Klepeis (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683425533

Plant roots are amazing! From keeping plants anchored in the ground to sucking up water from the soil, roots are an essential part of plants. Some go deep below Earth’s surface while others spread far and wide just below the dirt. Dig in to discover how roots help plants survive.

Soil

Annette Whipple (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683425496

Soil hides most of the time, but it’s important. Dig into the layers of soil and learn how it is made. Find out how soil helps plants and other living things thrive. Are you ready to get your hands dirty?

Stem

Alicia Klepeis (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683425519

Ever wonder how plants reach toward the sun? Or how water gets from the roots to the leaves? A plant’s stem is like a highway, transporting water and food where it’s needed. Dig in to discover how stems work to support a plant’s survival.

Turtles

Darla Duhaime (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683422273

Turtles are reptiles. Turtles need heat from the environment to make their bodies warm. Turtles spend most of their time in the water. They make nests on land to lay their eggs. Learn all about these slow-moving reptiles.

Mystery of the Turtle Snatcher

Kyla Steinkraus (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634305754

Missing tooth, a hunk of cheese, and white fur are the clues Tully has to solve the latest mystery at Watson Elementary. With the help of the Gumshoe Gang, she sets off to find out who stole CoCo the turtle. But more importantly, why? This latest case comes just when she’s planning her birthday party and trying to find out who she really is. Talk about a full plate. These mysteries are perfectly suited to keep readers guessing as they solve for clues. With longer sentences and fewer illustrations, they are just the right fit for your early fluent reader. Paired to the nonfiction title Freshwater Pond Biome.

Monster in the Mangroves

Reese Everett (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634305730

Lawrence had big plans for Saturday. Doing nothing. It was going to be perfect but it was ruined when he had to tag along to volunteer with his sister for beach cleanup. He didn’t expect other kids his age or the adventure they were going to have. From the sandy beach to the tangled roots of the mangroves, Lawrence and his friends encounter a giant eyeball, a dinosaur, and treasure! Paired to the nonfiction title Marine Biologists.

Social Lives of Pigs

Elliot Riley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919010

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as communication methods, of pigs.

Why Do Animals Smell Like That?

Reese Everett (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919225

Some animals have some unique ways of keeping safe from predators by using defense mechanisms in the way they smell or the scents they give off.

Social Lives of Gorillas

Rachel M. Wilson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919003

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as communication methods, of gorillas.

Social Lives of Elephants

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919027

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as the communication methods, of elephants.

Why Do Animals Sound Like That?

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919232

Animals keep track of their young and other members of their family by using different sounds. Students will learn all about the unusual ways animals communicate with each other.

Habitat for Bats

Maureen Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781612367484

Jimmy finds a bat in his bedroom, so he and his friends decide to build new bat houses to prevent them from getting into their houses.

Social Lives of Lions

Elliot Riley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918976

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives as well as communication methods of lions.

Why Do Animals Live There?

Jonathan Rosen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919171

This title is a wonderful way of exploring why animals live where they do and they reasons for why they do it.

Social Lives of Dolphins

Sue Laneve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918983

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as the communication methods, of dolphins.

Why Do Animals Eat That?

Reese Everett (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919218

This title will allow students to understand how and why certain animals choose certain foods and why.

Social Lives of Meerkats

Rachel M. Wilson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918990

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as the communication methods, of meerkats.

Why Do Animals Look Like That?

Sam George (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919201

This title looks at the way weather and camouglage helps keep animals stay safe against predators by changing color or blending in with their surroundings in some pretty strange ways.

Why Do Animals Go There?

Jonathan Rosen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919188

This title will allow students to understand the reasons animals migrate, or move, in order to find food or stay safe.

Why Do Animals Sleep There?

Sam George (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919195

This title explores the reasons why different animals sleep in different places in order to stay safe or keep warm.

Why Do Animals Hide?

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919249

Animals hide for many reasons. To hide from predators, or to stay safe from frigid weather. Learn all about the ways animals hide.

Frogs

Don McLeese (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103741

From how a frog's life begins as a tadpole to the transformation into a webbed-footed amphibian, this title gives students all the information they could ever want to learn about frogs - their habitats, diets, the differences between frogs and toads and the discovery of new species found by scientists around the world are all discussed.

Arrugas, verrugas y colgajos (Wrinkles, Warts, and Wattles)

Lynn M. Stone (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727968

En este libro se explica para qué le sirve a distintas especies animales el tener en sus cuerpos arrugas, verrugas y colgajos.

Pouches, Pads and Plumes

Lynn M. Stone (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727883

Pouches, pads, or plumes adorn animals for many reasons. Explanations for these incredible body parts are provided for the young reader.

Labradoodles

Lynn M. Stone (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 1604723637

A new and popular breed, the Labradoodle is introduced. Facts such as where it comes from, how big it can get, what its strengths are, and the care it requires are included.