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The Food We Eat

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549117

In The Food We Eat, readers will meet children from around the world and find out what foods they eat, where the foods come from, and how they are prepared. The difficulties many people face in obtaining enough food are also sensitively explored. From gathering fruit in the Amazon rain forest to growing vegetables in a hot, dry African garden, from helping on a family fishing boat to helping milk the family’s yak, readers will gain a fascinating insight into how people obtain the food they need.

Time for School

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549056

Some classrooms are inside a large school building. Others are just a single hut in a rain forest or dusty desert. Some students do their schoolwork on computers or tablets, while others write on chalkboards or in the dusty soil. In Time for School, young readers will get a fascinating insight to school life around the world. Of course, not all children get to go to school, and in this title, readers will also meet some young children who must work to help their families survive, and for whom school is only a distant dream.

Time to Play

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549070

In Time to Play, readers will meet children from around the world and find out what games they like to play. From board games to sports, some games are played in only one culture, while others, such as soccer, are loved in countries and cultures worldwide. Many families cannot afford to buy toys, but that doesn’t keep inventive youngsters from making their own toy cars, dolls, bikes, and even soccer balls from trash!

Ukraine

Anastasiya Vasilyeva (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021116

Modern. Huge. Festive. Welcome to Ukraine! 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 Ukraine’s land, history, cities, food, holidays, and sports. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Ukrainian! 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.

Vietnam

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249218

Tropical. Beautiful. Friendly. Welcome to Vietnam! 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 Vietnam’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They even learn how to speak a few words in Vietnamese! 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.

A Place to Call Home

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549032

When we think of home, we might think of living in an apartment or a house, but not everyone lives in a home like this. Some children grow up on a houseboat in a floating village. Others live in huts that are carefully crafted from branches and animal dung. And many children live in makeshift tent homes in refugee camps. In A Place to Call Home, young readers will learn about the many different types of structures and places that children and their families call home.

Celebrations and Special Days

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549018

In Celebrations and Special Days, young readers will join children around the world as they celebrate religious festivals and special family days, such as weddings and coming of-age ceremonies. From Holi to Hanukkah, Easter to Ramadan, readers will join families as they prepare special meals, decorate their homes, and take part in the special times that shape our lives.

Everybody Needs Water

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549094

When we turn on a tap, we expect to see clean, safe water pour out. This is not how everyone around the world gets their water, of course. Some children must walk miles each day to collect water for their families, while others bathe and help do their family’s laundry in a river. In Everybody Needs Water, young readers will find out how families around the world obtain and use this precious resource.

How We Get Around

Ellen Lawrence (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781910549131

Perhaps you take the bus to school or ride in the car. But imagine traveling to school on your family’s donkey cart or paddling to school along a jungle river in a canoe! How We Get Around explores the many different ways in which people travel during their everyday lives. From high-speed bullet trains in Japan to snowmobiles in Alaska, we’re all on the move in dozens of different ways.

Iran

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021093

Ancient. Beautiful. Rugged. Welcome to Iran! 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 Iran’s land, history, cities, food, holidays, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Farsi! 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.

Italy

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021109

Spectacular. Historic. Delicious. Welcome to Italy! 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 Italy’s land, history, cities, food, and art. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Italian! 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.

Jamaica

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944102913

Beautiful. Colorful. Musical. Welcome to Jamaica! 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 Jamaica’s cities, food, history, music, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Jamaican Patois! 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.

Mexico

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249188

Warm. Colorful. Huge. Welcome to Mexico! 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 Mexico’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! 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.

Pakistan

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021123

Historic. Friendly. Wonderful. Welcome to Pakistan! 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 Pakistan’s land, history, cities, food, and art. They’ll even learn how to speak a phrase in Urdu! 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.

Peru

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944102890

Breathtaking. Ancient. Friendly. Welcome to Peru! 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 Peru’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! 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.

Poland

Meish Goldish (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944998318

Colorful. Friendly. Fascinating. Welcome to Poland! 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 Poland’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Polish! 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.

Russia

Kevin Blake (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021086

Majestic. Full of culture. Huge. Welcome to Russia! 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 Russia’s land, history, cities, food, and art. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Russian! 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.

South Korea

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249195

Busy. Beautiful. Ancient. Welcome to South Korea! 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 South Korea’s cities, food, holidays, history, and wildlife. They even learn how to speak a few words in Korean! 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.

The Philippines

Holly Longworth (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249201

Beautiful. Busy. Friendly. Welcome to the Philippines! 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 the cities, food, holidays, history, and wildlife of the Philippines. They even learn how to speak a few words in Filipino! 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.

Dominican Republic

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781943553679

Sunny. Friendly. Beautiful. Welcome to the Dominican Republic! 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 the Dominican Republic’s cities, food, holidays, history, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! 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.

Ecuador

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944102883

Beautiful. Wild. Full of wonder. Welcome to Ecuador! 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 Ecuador’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! 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.

El Salvador

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249157

Hilly. Colorful. Full of history. Welcome to El Salvador! 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 El Salvador’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! 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.

England

Allan Finn (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021062

Historic. Lively. Royal. Welcome to England! 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 England’s land, cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They’ll even learn the difference between phrases in England and America! 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.

Germany

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021055

Stunning. Friendly. Historic. Welcome to Germany! 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 Germany’s land, history, cities, food, and literature. 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.

Guatemala

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249164

Warm. Busy. Colorful. Welcome to Guatemala! 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 Guatemala’s cities, food, holidays, history, and wildlife. They even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! 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.