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Do You Really Want to Skate on Thin Ice?

Daniel D. Maurer (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510705

Two children go ice skating, fall through thin ice, and once they are safely home, they learn more about how matter changes state from solid to liquid to gas. Includes two hands-on experiments and further resources.

Do You Really Want to Meet a Wolf?

Bridget Heos (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510675

A girl visits Yellowstone National Park and observes a wolf packs behavior in the wild. Includes range map, glossary, and further resources.

Do You Really Want to Meet an Owl?

Bridget Heos (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510668

After learning about several species of an owl, a boy goes to the wilderness nearby to observe owls behavior in the wild. Includes range map, glossary, and further resources.

Do You Really Want to Create a Mudslide?

Daniel D. Maurer (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510699

Two children try to create a mudslide on a playground and then learn about the dangers of real mudslides, as well as how wind, water, and ice erosion can shape the land. Includes two hands-on experiments and further resources.

Do You Really Want to Meet a Camel?

Bridget Heos (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510637

A girl travels to the Gobi Desert, joins a group of photographers who are studying wild camels, and learns how camels have adapted to the desert and how they behave in the wild. Includes range map, glossary, and further resources.

Do You Really Want to Meet a Hippopotamus?

Bridget Heos (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510644

A boy travels to Africa, observes hippopotamuses in the wild, and learns how dangerous they can be when defending their herds. Includes range map, glossary, and further resources.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

What's it like to be a Grasshopper?

Jinny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532743

A grasshopper tells the story of its life, from hatching from an egg to becoming an adult grasshopper.

What's it like to be a Bee?

Jinny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532712

A honeybee tells the story of her life, from hatching from an egg to collecting nectar and honey.

What's it like to be a Spider?

Jinny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532750

A garden spider tells how she spins webs and lays eggs, and we learn what happens when her young hatch.

What's it like to be a Dragonfly?

Jinny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532736

A dragonfly tells the story of its life, from hatching from an egg to becoming an adult dragonfly.

What's it like to be an Ant?

Jinny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532705

A worker ant tells the story of her life, from hatching from an egg to being part of a colony.

What's it like to be a Butterfly?

Jinny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607532729

A red admiral butterfly tells the story of his life, from hatching from an egg to becoming a caterpillar, chrysalis, and finally an adult butterfly.

Animals Up and Down

Beth Bence Reinke (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535355

Introduces the opposites up and down by comparing the behavior of such animals as eagles up in the air and fish down in the sea.

Animals Over and Under

Beth Bence Reinke (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535348

Introduces the opposites over and under by comparing the behavior of such animals as giraffes that look out over trees and moles that dig under the ground.

Animals In and Out

Beth Bence Reinke (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535324

Introduces the opposites in and out by comparing the behavior of such animals as penguins diving into water and baby crocodiles hatching out of eggs.

Animals Near and Far

Jenna Lee Gleisner (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535331

Introduces the opposites near and far by comparing the behavior of such animals as fox pups that stay near dens and butterflies that migrate far south.

Animals Day and Night

Jenna Lee Gleisner (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535317

Introduces the opposites day and night by comparing the behavior of such animals as nocturnal bats and diurnal squirrels.