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We Have Hurricanes

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627994

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. We Have Hurricanes offers answers to their most compelling questions about hurricanes. 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.

Flowers Bloom

Nancy Robinson Masters (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627901

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Flowers Bloom offers answers to their most compelling questions about flowers. 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.

Save the Planet: Compost It

David M. Barker (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602797765

Save the Planet: Compost it applies the NCTE/IRA Standards to science and social studies content. Each book sends the reader on a fact-finding mission, posing an initial challenge and concluding with questions and answers. Through engaging, interactive scenarios, learners can experiment with text prediction, purpose-driven research, and creative problem solving—all critical thinking skills—while learning about ways to care for our planet.

Anaconda

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620513

Introduces facts about anacondas, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Wild Boar

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795709

Centuries ago, explorers brought hogs to the Americas as a food source. Some of these boars made it into the wild, where their offspring have managed to survive ever since. Wild boars will eat almost anything from garbage, to crops, to other animals. They can also spread disease. Read this book to find out more about how wild boars cause problems around the world and what experts are doing to find solutions.

Bullfrog

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795686

Bullfrogs are big eaters, consuming almost anything that fits in their mouths. Meals include birds, turtles, snakes, and even other frogs. At one time, bullfrogs lived only in North America and east of the Rocky Mountains. Today, the large frogs have invaded many parts of the world, causing problems for native wildlife. Look inside to discover how bullfrogs became an invasive species and what is being done to help stop their spread.

Fire Ant

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795693

Fire ants are tiny, but they pack a powerful sting. Some kinds of fire ants were accidentally brought to North America from South America in cargo ships. Look inside to learn how these invasive fire ants have spread to many places around the world and why they are a threat to wildlife, human beings, and economies.

Giant African Snail

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793903

How the Giant African Snail destroyed field crops and flower gardens and spread diseases to people thousands of miles from their native Africa.

Sea Lamprey

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793897

the Sea Lamprey have invades the Great Lakes where they have killed off native species and harmed the fishing industry. Find out hoe they arrived, the problems they cause and other places that are on the lookout for these animals.

Termite

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602795716

Termites can invade homes and cause a lot of damage. Termites that invade new countries can damage more than just homes. The Formosan subterranean termite was accidentally brought to the United States on infested ships. These invaders have disrupted ecosystems and caused billions of dollars in damage to buildings, crops, and trees. Look inside to learn more about these termite invaders and find out what experts are doing to fight back.

Walking Catfish

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793910

The Walking Catfish have upset the balance of the ecosystems and hurt local economies.

Brown Treesnake

Barbara A. Somervill (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602793880

How the Brown Tree Snake made themselves at home, disrupted the island's ecosystem, and created problems for its people and native animals.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Weather

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798991

Provides step-by-step instructions for performing experiments designed to answer such questions about the weather as what makes it rain, how do scientists measure air pressure, and how does temperature affect air movement.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Solar Energy

Christine Taylor-Butler (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798984

Describes experiments that can be performed using solar energy in order to learn about its properties, including how different colors absorb sunlight, if it cleans dirty water, and whether it can cook food.

Junior Scientists: Experiment with Plants

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602798977

Describes experiments that can be performed with plants in order to learn about their properties, including whether roots grow before stems, the importance of light, and how plants drink water.

Think Like a Scientist in the Garden

Matt Mullins (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610801744

Complete a variety of fun science experiments with the plants in your garden.

We Have Earthquakes

Linda Crotta Brennan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880971

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why We Have Earthquakes offers answers to their most compelling questions about natural disasters and the earth's crust. 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.

We Have Tornadoes

Linda Crotta Brennan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880988

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why We Have Tornadoes offers answers to their most compelling questions natural disasters and weather. 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 See Rainbows

Kathryn Beaton (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620759

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why I See Rainbows offers answers to their most compelling questions about rainbows. 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.

It Snows

Tamra B. Orr (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620766

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why It Snows offers answers to their most compelling questions about winter weather. 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.

Leaves Change Color

Linda Crotta Brennan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880940

Young children are naturally curious about the world around them. Tell Me Why Leaves Change Color offers answers to their most compelling questions about the changing seasons. 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.

Bears Hibernate

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620681

Young children are naturally curious about animals. Tell Me Why Bears Hibernate offers answers to their most compelling questions about why bears sleep all winter. 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.

Camels Have Humps

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631880872

Young children are naturally curious about animals. Tell Me Why Camels Have Humps offers answers to their most compelling questions about this desert-dwelling animal that stores fat in their humps. 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.

Growing New Plants

Jennifer Colby (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631881220

Growing New Plants helps young readers find the answers to questions about growing plants, including what a plant needs to grow and how plants reproduce. 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.

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.