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From Farm to Restaurant

Colleen Hord (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301145

Do you know the journey food takes to get onto your plate? A French fry isn't grown, its made! It starts on a farm as a potato and then many hands help move it along to become the French fry on your plate. Explore all the helpers along the way such as the farmer tending the crop, workers at the processing plant, the delivery driver, and the chef. Sequenced text, real photographs, and informational sidebars provide an engaging text for children to understand the world around them. This title allows students to describe the relationship between the illustrations and the text.

From Tow Truck to Auto Body Shop

Meg Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301190

Ever wonder what is going to happen to that car broke down on the road? Well, this book explains the trip that car will take to recovery. From the tow truck driver, who tows the car, to the mechanic, who diagnosis the work that needs to be done. Photographs and informational sidebars explain all the different jobs needed to fix a single car. This title will allow students to describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.

Counting the Continents

Ellen Mitten

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906925

Young readers learn about the different continents through simple text and photos.

My Life as an Early Settler

Nancy Kelly Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103987

Students will learn how these early settlers sailed the oceans to come to America for a new life - the struggles they faced and how their lives were forever changed. Maps, routes they took, and fact-filled text boxes add more information on Pilgrims and Puritans.

My Life as a Native American

Ann H. Matzke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103994

Native Americans are always a big topic with students. What they hunted, wore, tribal dances, and maps that show where the different tribes settled are all included in this book. Fact-filled text boxes give additional information on these unique peoples

In the Big City

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104243

Packing up and moving from a small house to a big city filled with tall buildings and bustling sounds is exciting.

My Life as a Pioneer

Ann H. Matzke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104052

Get on a covered wagon and explore everything about pioneers with this book. From what they ate, wore, who they encountered and where they traveled. Text boxes filled with pioneer facts add additional information on the pioneers difficult journeys to unknown lands.

What Are the US Regions?

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104038

This title talks about the five regions of the United States and is filled with colorful maps to indicate where these regions are. It also includes fun information about the climate in each region, what the people there do for fun, what they eat and what makes living there so enjoyable.

One Land, Many Cultures

Maureen Picard Robins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104014

This title addresses how America Is a melting pot filled with people from all over the world. Learning about their native language, the foods they eat, and their customs are just some of the issues addressed in this book. Maps that show the different parts of the world where their ancestors came from are an added feature.

My Life as an Immigrant

Nancy Kelly Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618104007

Immigrants sailed from faraway lands to come to America for opportunity. This book includes their experiences at Ellis Island, the struggles of finding employment, and learning a new language in a strange new world.

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.

The Police Station

David Armentrout, Patricia Armentrout (authors)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615907229

Police stations and police officers are highlighted in this informative book. It explains why we have police stations, how they are helpful to our community, and the special people who work there.

The Post Office

David Armentrout, Patricia Armentrout (authors)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615907236

Provides information about post offices and how they support and add value to the community. Includes details such as who works there, why they are necessary, and special equipment postal workers use.

The Fire Department

David and Patricia Armentrout

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615907199

This book explains why we have fire departments and how they support and add value to the community. Includes details such as who works there, why they are necessary, and special equipment firefighters use.