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Fire Station

Erica Donner (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624967115

Fire Station takes emergent readers on a trip to the fire station while providing them with a supportive first nonfiction reading experience. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support emergent readers, making sure they aren’t facing too many challenges at once. Fire Station includes tools for teachers as well as introductory nonfiction features such as labels, a table of contents, words to know, and an index. Fire Station is part of Jump!'s Around Town series.

Building with Poop

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023011

How do African Himba people use cattle manure to build their homes? Why is a dung home healthier than one made from stone? And how are students in Indonesia turning cow patties into sustainable, eco-friendly bricks? When you think of a building material, brick, wood, or, concrete might come to mind. For many people, however, a handful of poop is the building material for constructing a home! This new Science Slam! title will engross readers—and gross them out! Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of an early elementary audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. With fascinating photographs and surprising, high-interest facts about a material that we don’t usually read about, the book makes learning about excrement poop-sitively amazing!

All About Families

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781911341826

Specially created to support early years teaching, this beautiful new words and pictures book is perfect for children learning to read. As young readers turn the pages, they will have lots of opportunities to: understand similarities and differences between themselves and others, and among families, communities, and traditions; understand feelings; be sensitive to others’ needs; explore behavior and consequences.

Ghost Ship

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020799

In the 1950s, a 4,000-year-old giant wooden ship was discovered buried in the Egyptian desert. In this book, readers will explore one of the most fascinating archaeological discoveries of the past century. They will also learn how ships and the Nile River were closely connected to the ancient Egyptians’ belief in death and the afterlife.

The Great Pyramid

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020751

Standing more than 40 stories high, the Great Pyramid of Giza has towered over the hot, dry Egyptian desert for more than 2,500 years. In this book, one of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the World is explored. How was this massive structure created in a time before cranes and other heavy machinery? How did the thousands of pyramid builders live and work? And how are modern-day robots being used to explore tiny passages and mysterious shafts deep within this giant tomb?

King Tut

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020744

As archaeologist Howard Carter cut his way into an underground chamber on November 26, 1922, he was overcome with excitement. When Carter finally peered through the tiny hole he had made, he could not believe his eyes. What incredible treasures would he find inside King Tutankhamen’s tomb? And how had the tomb remained undiscovered for more than 3,000 years?

The Sphinx

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020775

Overlooking the River Nile and guarding the Giza pyramids is one of the world’s oldest and largest statues—the Sphinx. Carved from the bedrock beneath the desert, the half-lion, half-human creature has watched over the desert for thousands of years. But who built the giant statue, and why? After centuries of exploration and investigation, which of the Sphinx’s secrets have been uncovered and which still remain a riddle?

Tomb Robbers

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020782

Filled with fear and excitement, three men hurriedly dug their way through a dark passage. They were in search of treasure inside a dead king’s tomb deep beneath the desert sands. If successful, they would be rewarded with gold, jewels, precious oils, and other treasures. If discovered, their punishment would be a terrible death! Why did some ancient Egyptians risk their lives to steal from the dead? And what tricks did tomb and pyramid builders use to hide burial chambers from grave robbers?

Valley of the Golden Mummies

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020768

In 1996, archaeologists made an incredible discovery—a huge, ancient burial place in the Western Desert of Egypt. As the team worked at the site, they discovered mummies encased in gold, jewels, coins, and jars that once held wine. What have archaeologists learned about life in ancient Egypt by studying the mummies? What secrets have the artifacts buried in the tombs revealed? And could it be possible that more than 10,000 ancient Egyptian mummies are buried in the valley?

Egypt

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025312

Ancient. Modern. Beautiful. Welcome to Egypt! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Egypt’s land, wildlife, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Egyptian Arabic! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Egypt is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Ethiopia

Spencer Brinker (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025299

Breathtaking. Colorful. Friendly. Welcome to Ethiopia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Ethiopia’s land, wildlife, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Amharic! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Ethiopia is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Ghana

Thomas Persano (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025305

Stunning. Colorful. Wild. Welcome to Ghana! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Ghana’s land, cities, history, food, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in a language called Akan! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Ghana is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Iraq

Miriam Aronin (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025343

Full of Life. Historic. Rugged. Welcome to Iraq! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Iraq’s land, wildlife, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Arabic and Kurdish! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Iraq is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Israel

Thomas Persano (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025336

Lively. Historic. Fun. Welcome to Israel! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Israel’s land, cities, history, food, and holidays. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Hebrew! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Israel is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Nigeria

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025275

Warm. Busy. Full of Life. Welcome to Nigeria! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Nigeria’s land, history, cities, food, and holidays. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in a language called Hausa! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Nigeria is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

Somalia

Adam Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684025282

Hot. Ancient. Beautiful. Welcome to Somalia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Somalia’s land, history, cities, and food. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Somali! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest. Somalia is part of Bearport’s Countries We Come From series.

New York City

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684022847

Welcome to New York City: The City that Never Sleeps! Explore the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, and other iconic places around the city. Plus, learn fascinating factoids. You’ll quickly see why millions of tourists visit this amazing city each year. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The playful text, colorful design, and captivating photos and map are sure to entice and excite beginning readers.

Paris

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684022878

Welcome to Paris: The City of Lights! Explore the Eiffel Tower, the Catacombs, and other iconic places around the city. Plus, learn fascinating factoids. You’ll quickly see why millions of tourists visit this amazing city each year. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The playful text, colorful design, and captivating photos and map are sure to entice and excite beginning readers.

Rome

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684022892

Welcome to Rome: The Eternal City! Explore the Colosseum, the Spanish Steps, and other iconic places around the city. Plus, learn fascinating factoids. You’ll quickly see why millions of tourists visit this amazing city each year. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The playful text, colorful design, and captivating photos and map are sure to entice and excite beginning readers.

Australia

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023066

Adventurous. Friendly. Wild. Welcome to Australia! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Australia’s land, history, cities, food, and sports. They’ll even learn the difference between phrases in America and Australia! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Austria

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023042

Charming. Musical. Traditional. Welcome to Austria! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Austria’s land, history, cities, food, and sports. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in German! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

France

Adam Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023110

Stunning. Stylish. Cultured. Welcome to France! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about France’s land, history, cities, food, and art. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in French! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Greece

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023103

Spectacular. Ancient. Warm. Welcome to Greece! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Greece’s land, history, cities, food, and holidays. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Greek! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Ireland

Janice Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023080

Green. Historic. Fanciful. Welcome to Ireland! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Ireland’s land, cities, history, food, and sports. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Irish Gaelic! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Japan

Thomas Persano (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684023073

Bustling. Traditional. Friendly. Welcome to Japan! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Japan’s land, cities, history, food, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Japanese! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.