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Dropping In On Atlanta

Jeff Barger (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914848

We're taking field trips to new heights with a hot air balloon ride to explore Atlanta, Georgia. Join the class and drop into this exciting US city to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

Dropping In On New York City

Hilarie Staton (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914831

We're taking field trips to new heights with a hot air balloon ride to explore New York City. Join the class and drop into this exciting US city to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

Dropping In On Boston

Brittany Canasi (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914886

We're taking field trips to new heights with a hot air balloon ride to explore Boston, Massachussetts. Join the class and drop into this exciting US city to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

Dropping In On Chicago

Hilarie Staton (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914862

We're taking field trips to new heights with a hot air balloon ride to explore Chicago, Illinois. Join the class and drop into this exciting US city to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

Dropping In On Dallas

Judy Greenspan (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914879

We're taking field trips to new heights with a hot air balloon ride to explore Dallas, Texas. Join the class and drop into this exciting US city to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

Dropping In On Philadelphia

Deb Nelson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914893

We're taking field trips to new heights with a hot air balloon ride to explore Philladelphia, Pennsylvania. Join the class and drop into this exciting US city to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

Dropping In On Orlando

Melanie Waxler (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914824

Join the class and drop into the city of Orlando to learn about its history, architecture, sports teams, places to visit, and more.

World Trade Center

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301015

This book describes the history, design, and construction of the World Trade Center, as well as the terrorist attack that destroyed it on September 11, 2001.

Angel Island

Tom Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301039

The west coast welcomed thousands of immigrants from Asia who carried with them hopes and dreams of a bright future. Many stayed on the island for weeks or months before moving into California. Why did they have to stay so long? What made them want to come to the United States? Immigrants coming to Angel Island had to have patience as they underwent humiliation and questioning. Learn about the history of Angel Island and the immigrants that passed through by examining photographs, maps, and informational sidebars.

The Freedom Trail

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301046

Although other cities have historical sites, Boston has organized a special way to see its famous places. In Boston, you can see most of the famous sites by walking a special path called the Freedom Trail.

Fort Sumter

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301053

This book explains the construction and significance of Fort Sumter, a national monument and symbol of the Civil War.

The Underground Railroad

Nancy Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301022

The Underground Railroad was a system of people who helped slaves escape. People in the Underground Railroad provided food, clothing, transportation, and safe places for fugitive or runaway slaves to stay.

The Old Fort at St. Augustine

Keli Sipperley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301008

This book provides facts about Castillo de San Marcos National Monument at St. Augustine, Florida, and discusses its history and construction.

Search and Rescue Animals

Precious McKenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301237

Readers will learn how search and rescue animals are used around the world in many dangerous situations.

Rescue and Shelter Dogs

Alex Summers (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301206

Readers will learn how adopting a dog from a rescue or shelter helps save the life of an unwanted, abandoned, or neglected animal.

People Who Care for Animals

Precious McKenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301251

Readers will learn about the people who make sure all animals have the required nutrition and exercise needed to maintain a healthy existence, and people who raise and take care of animals that have been abandoned, neglected, or abused.

Animal Sanctuaries

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301220

Readers will learn how animals are reintroduced into their natural-world setting that they might have never known.

Rescue and Shelter Cats

Alex Summers (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301213

Readers will learn how adopting a cat from a rescue or shelter helps save the life of an unwanted, abandoned, or neglected animal.

Statue of Liberty

Keli Sipperley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179768

The Statue of Liberty, a gift to the United States from France, is one of our most important symbols of freedom. Standing tall in New York Harbor, it has been a welcoming sight to immigrants of long ago and the people today who see it for the first time.

St. Louis Gateway Arch

Keli Sipperley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179751

The St. Louis Gateway Arch is a tribute to Thomas Jefferson and the explorers and pioneers who shaped the American West. It stands 630 feet high, making it the tallest monument in the United States.

National Mall

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179720

The National Mall, one of our country's most beautiful symbols, includes gardens, monuments, museums, and open spaces that make this serene landmark a wonderful, peaceful place to visit.

The Alamo

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179737

The Alamo first started as a mission to convert Native Americans to Christianity and then was occupied by Spanish soldiers. It became a place of turmoil and battle between Mexico and Texas and is now one of our nation's most valued symbols.

Pictures of America

Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179690

In early America, pictures were not as prevalent as they are today. Throughout history, people have come to recognize certain places and things by the symbols that represent them.

Liberty Bell

Cristie Reed (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179713

The Liberty Bell is over 260 years old and can be traced back to William Penn. Created to commemorate Penn's visionary work, it now stands as one of our nation's most valued symbols of peace, liberty, and freedom for all.

The Bank

David Armentrout, Patricia Armentrout (authors)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615907182

Banks and their uses are described in this book. Includes details such as who works there, why they are necessary, and special equipment bankers use.