¿Qué hacen las personas que trabajan en tu escuela?
¿Qué comes cuando visitas a tu abuelita?
¿Qué quieres ser cuando crezcas?
¿Qué edificios hay en tu ciudad?
Las reglas ayudan a las personas a llevarse bien y a protegerse. Las reglas también ayudan a las personas a cuidarse. ¿Qué reglas sigues tú?
¿Sabes por qué no hay clases algunos días? ¡Encuentra la respuesta en este libro!
¿Qué serás un día?
¿En qué tipo de hogar vives?
¿Qué es lo que más te gusta de la escuela?
Da un paseo y aprende acerca de los lugares de una ciudad.
Cuando yo sea mayor, podré ayudar a las personas de muchas maneras. ¿Qué seré yo?
A mí me gusta ayudar a quienes lo necesitan. Aprende cómo puedes hacer sentir mejor a las personas.
Mi escuela nueva es diferente a mi escuela vieja, ¡pero también se parece en muchas cosas!
Muchas personas trabajan en mi vecindario. Ellas hacen de mi ciudad un lugar agradable donde vivir.
¿Eres un buen ciudadano? Descubre cómo ser un buen ciudadano en todos lados.
¿Qué animales de la granja has visto?
Hay tantas cosas para hacer en la granja pero, ¿dónde está el granjero? Los animales saben dónde está.
Structures are made up of parts arranged in a way that serve a certain purpose. This book looks at human-made structures, such as bridges, and natural structures, such as plants, animal bodies, mountains, caves, rock formations, and icebergs, the materials from which they are made, and their colors, shapes, and textures. It shows structures made by animals, such as beehives and bird nests. The book also compares natural structures to human-made structures, such as natural bridges and human-made bridges, a ladybug and cars shaped like beetles, a bird and an airplane, and giraffes and construction cranes. This wonderful book with amazing photos will encourage young readers to notice colors and shapes in nature and how they relate to the purpose of structures.
Best known as the home of the Inca as well as other ancient civilizations, Peru is dotted with the ruins of their ancient buildings. Children will be delighted to read about the ingenuity of these ancient people in Spotlight on Peru. From high up on Lake Titicaca where llamas roam, down to the Amazon River where jaguars live in the rainforests, the wonders of Peru are described through simple text. Wonderful photographs also capture the people of Peru today and their way of life.
Spotlight on India introduces children to the land, people, and rich traditions of this beautiful country. Breathtaking photos feature the Himalaya Mountains, the Ganges and Indus Rivers, and major cities such as New Delhi. This joyful book also celebrates Indias unique mixture of peoples, monuments, such as the famous Taj Mahal, and its unique styles of music and dance.
Holidays, celebrations, and symbols are highlighted in this up-to-date fact-filled introduction to the United States. Spotlight on the United States of America looks at the colonial history of the U.S., its government, and some of its important leaders. Many colorful pictures, maps, and illustrations highlight the different regions, climates, cities, and wildlife of this fascinating country.
Mexico is the southern neighbor of the United States. It is a country with a rich history and culture, a warm climate, diverse landscapes, and a variety of wildlife. From Mayan pyramids to busy cities to happy fiestas, Spotlight on Mexico offers a joyful experience to young readers. The book also includes recipes of some favorite Mexican foods that children will love to make!
This up-to-date and fact filled introduction to Australia features the unique people, land, and animals of this island country. Children will be fascinated to learn about the native Aboriginal peoples and their way of life, the harsh Outback wilderness, the Great Barrier Reef, and the many marsupials that are unique to Australia, including the kangaroo and the koala. Spectacular photographs also give young readers a close-up view of major cities.
Spotlight on Canada introduces children to Canada's multicultural people, its varied landscapes and climates, its exciting cities, and its joyful celebrations. A huge country with only one neighbor, the United States, Canada is divided into provinces and territories. French and English are its two official languages, and its rich history goes back to its French and English roots. This colorful book celebrates the diversity of this great country!
The spotlight is on China having been host to the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Maps and illustrations highlight this beautiful introduction to this vast country covered with such diverse landforms as mountains, deserts, and jungles. Stunning photographs feature the sites of its cities including Shanghai and Hong Kong as well as its architectural wonders such as the famous Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Children will also enjoy learning about Chinas people, their holidays and celebrations, high flying martial arts, Chinese cooking, and horoscopes.