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Ask the Governor

Christy Mihaly (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629067

Governing the United States: Ask the Governor introduces readers to the very important position of governor and what governors do for their states. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about a governor's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Ask the Attorney General

Christy Mihaly (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629159

Governing the United States: Ask the Attorney General introduces readers to the very important position of the attorney general of the United States and of individual states or territories. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about the attorney general's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Ask the Mayor

Christy Mihaly (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629036

Governing the United States: Ask the Mayor introduces readers to the very important position of mayor and what mayors do for their cities. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about a mayor's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Ask the President

Christy Mihaly (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629098

Governing the United States: Ask the President introduces readers to the very important position of president and what a president does for the country. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about a president's duties, authority, perks, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Cartero

Jeff Barger, Pablo de la Vega (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731630254

They sort, load, drive, and walk. They deliver letters and packages right to your home. They are mail carriers! With Community Helpers: Mail Carrier, readers will find out how these helpers make the community a better place. Through vivid photos and examples, this book explains how mail carriers contribute to the well-being of a community. The Community Helpers collection introduces young readers to a variety of important people within the community. Using kid-friendly language, students will learn about what these helpers do and how they improve the lives of others. Each book includes simple activities for home or the classroom that support the reader's understanding of the main topic.

Constructor

Jeff Barger, Pablo de la Vega (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731630155

Plan, saw, hammer, frame! Builders construct the buildings that shelter us and keep us safe: houses, schools, hospitals, and more. With Community Helpers: Builder, readers will find out how these helpers make the community a better place. Through vivid photos and examples, this book explains how builders contribute to the well-being of a community. The Community Helpers collection introduces young readers to a variety of important people within the community. Using kid-friendly language, students will learn about what these helpers do and how they improve the lives of others. Each book includes simple activities for home or the classroom that support the reader's understanding of the main topic.

Oficial de policía

Jeff Barger, Pablo de la Vega (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731619785

Teachers. Protectors. Returners of lost pets. Police officers do all of this and more! With Community Helpers: Police Officers, readers will find out how these helpers make the community a better place. Through vivid photos and examples, this book explains how police officers contribute to the well-being of a community. The Community Helpers collection introduces young readers to a variety of important people within the community. Using kid-friendly language, students will learn about what these helpers do and how they improve the lives of others. Each book includes simple activities for home or the classroom that support the reader's understanding of the main topic.

Doctor

Jeff Barger, Pablo de la Vega (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731630001

Who can examine a patient, prescribe medicine, and help you feel better when you are sick? A doctor! With Community Helpers: Doctor, readers will find out how these helpers make the community a better place. Through vivid photos and examples, this book explains how doctors contribute to the well-being of a community. The Community Helpers collection introduces young readers to a variety of important people within the community. Using kid-friendly language, students will learn about what these helpers do and how they improve the lives of others. Each book includes simple activities for home or the classroom that support the reader's understanding of the main topic.

Ask a Congressperson

Christy Mihaly (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629128

Governing the United States: Ask a Congressperson introduces readers to the very important position of a member of the House of Representatives. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about a congressperson's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Ask a Judge

Christy Mihaly (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629180

Governing the United States: Ask a Judge introduces readers to the very important role of a judge at various levels of United States government. Using a question and answer format, this 24-page book provides basic information about a judge's job, authority, and everyday functions. The Governing the United States series introduces people and their specific roles in shaping the laws and communities of the United States. With an easy-to-read Q&A format, young readers will explore how people get these jobs, what powers they hold, and just what it is they do every day. Each title in this collection also includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity.

Maestro

Jeff Barger, Pablo de la Vega (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731630056

Who gets classrooms ready, helps students learn, and makes kids feel safe and welcome, all in one day? Teachers! With Community Helpers: Teachers, readers will find out how these helpers make the community a better place. Through vivid photos and examples, this book explains how teachers contribute to the well-being of a community. The Community Helpers collection introduces young readers to a variety of important people within the community. Using kid-friendly language, students will learn about what these helpers do and how they improve the lives of others. Each book includes simple activities for home or the classroom that support the reader's understanding of the main topic.

Bombero

Jeff Barger, Pablo de la Vega (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731629951

Who uses special tools and gear, fights smoke and flames, and helps people in emergencies? A firefighter! With Community Helpers: Firefighters, readers will find out how these helpers make the community a better place. Through vivid photos and examples, this book explains how firefighters contribute to the well-being of a community. The Community Helpers collection introduces young readers to a variety of important people within the community. Using kid-friendly language, students will learn about what these helpers do and how they improve the lives of others. Each book includes simple activities for home or the classroom that support the reader's understanding of the main topic.

Gladiators

Joanne Mattern

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944325

This book presents an introduction to gladiators, warriors of the Roman arena. It includes a brief story about two slaves who became gladiators and a description of the various kinds of gladiators, their styles, and weapons.

Egyptian Mythology

Erin Palmer (author) Matt Forsyth (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683425250

Introduce young readers to the basics of Egyptian mythology, focusing on origin, intriguing anecdotes, lesser known but fascinating information, ties to modern culture, and more!

From Power Plant to House

Colleen Hord (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301183

Do you wonder why your light bulb turns on? There's actually hidden wires that connect from your house to a power plant! There are many people in place to ensure that electricity gets to your home safely. From the electrician to the power plant manager to the worker, each person plays an important role in your light bulbs working! This title allows students to identify the connection between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.

Vietnam War Memorial

Jennifer Burrows

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606944240

Learn detailed information about the Vietnam War Memorial and basic history of this war.

Holidays and Traditions

Kyla Steinkraus (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683425366

Every culture has their own traditions, customs, and festivals, but some are especially unique. From Christmas trees decorated with spider webs to a festival dedicated to a monkey’s delicious dinner, these really weird, totally true holidays and traditions will surprise and delight you!

U.S. Presidents

Erin Palmer (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781683425335

Ever wondered what sort of silly things go on behind the White House doors? From alligators in the bathroom to sheep on the lawn, the United States presidents are full of surprising stories! Discover some of the wackiest, really weird, totally true presidential tales from throughout American history!

Todo el mundo va a la escuela

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641560986

Aprende sobre las escuelas de todo el mundo y lo que comen los niños en el almuerzo, cuándo son sus vacaciones de verano e incluso por cuánto tiempo tienen que ir cada día.

Todo el mundo usa la tecnología

Colleen Hord (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641561006

La tecnología hace la vida más fácil y nos ayuda a hacer las cosas más rápido, con menos esfuerzo y tiempo. Aprende cómo se aplica la tecnología en diferentes áreas de la vida.

Todo el mundo practica deportes

Amy Popalis (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641561013

En todo el mundo la gente practica todo tipo de deportes. Algunos se juegan en equipo y otros se pueden jugar solos. Aprende sobre los diferentes deportes que se juegan en todas partes.

Todo el mundo tiene una casa

Nancy Allen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641561044

La gente alrededor del mundo tiene muchos tipos de casas inusuales: casas en los árboles, cuevas, iglús, etc. Aprende todo lo que hay que saber acerca de los diferentes tipos de casas.

Todo el mundo viaja

J. Jean Robertson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641561051

¿Cómo vas de un lugar a otro todos los días? La gente viaja de muchas maneras y usa desde bicicletas, autos, metro y tranvías, hasta animales. Depende dónde vive y a dónde tiene que ir.

Todo el mundo visita a la familia

Colleen Hord (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641561037

Todo el mundo visita a la familia, a veces no hay que ir muy lejos. Hay muchos tipos de familias, todos se reúnen, mira cómo.

Todo el mundo juega

Amy Popalis (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781641560993

Desde los videojuegos hasta los juegos de mesa y juegos tradicionales practicados durante generaciones, pueden enseñarte un buen espíritu deportivo y que no siempre importa ganar.