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Miles of Smiles

Bruce Lansky (author), Stephen Carpenter (illustrator)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689034619

Readers will get a smile from every page of this book, which features hilarious poems selected by Bruce Lansky and delightful illustrations by Stephen Carpenter. Thousands of elementary-school students assisted Lansky in selecting the poems in this book.

George Washington

Saddleback Educational Publishing (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602915862

Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader.

Voodoo in New Orleans

Stephen Person (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781936088775

Marie Laveau was known as the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans. In the mid-1800s, many people in New Orleans believed that voodoo practitioners could contact the spirits of the dead to ask for their help. Marie Laveau was said to use magical charms and potions to place or remove curses on those she wished to help--or harm! Did this voodoo priestess really have the power to contact the spirit world and cast spells? An exciting narrative format brings a fascinating period of American history to life, with plenty of creepy details to satisfy young horror fans. Chilling photos and illustrations and clear, age-appropriate text will keep readers turning the pages to discover the secrets of the voodoo queen.

Ellen Ochoa

Annie Buckley (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602792104

Ellen Ochoa's has a passion for engineering, space, and science. Readers will find out how Ochoa used this passion to earn a doctorate from Stanford and become the first Hispanic American female in space. Learn how she uses this passion to inspire students of all ages to work hard in school and follow their dreams.

My Dog Ate My Homework!

Bruce Lansky (author), Stephen Carpenter (illustrator)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781416989134

This is the first collection of Bruce Lansky's poetry ever published. It has more smiles, chuckles, giggles, and guffaws than any other book of poetry written by a single author (except for Lansky's If Pigs Could Fly...). It is a great collection of poetry on subjects kids find hilarious.

Six Is So Much Less Than Seven

Ronald Himler (author), Ronald Himler (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595723192

Warm illustrations convey the deep bond between an old man and his six cats while teaching the reader about the cycle of life.

A Child's Garden of Verses

Robert Louis Stevenson (author), Brian Wildsmith (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595723000

Brian Wildsmith's wonderful illustrations create a stunning backdrop to this beloved collection of classic poems. In print for over 100 years, there is hardly an adult who does not remember these poems from their own childhood.

A Circle of Friends

Giora Carmi (author), Giora Carmi (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595723048

When a young boy leaves his muffin beside a sleeping homeless man, a cycle of goodwill begins.

Macbeth

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602911796

After encountering three witches, the warrior Macbeth waits to see if their predictions come true. Stung by ambition, Macbeth is persuaded by his conniving wife that the fastest way to fulfill the prophecy is to murder the king, which sets off a disastrous chain of events. As the tragedy unfolds, Macbeth's decisions lead to more ruin. He returns to the witches and believes that his future is secure but is he interpreting the premonitions correctly?

Putrefaccion y descomposicion (Rot and Decay)

Sarah Levete (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175425

Discusses Things That Rot And Break Down And Things That Don't, How Decomposing Things May Feed Insects Or Animals Or Help The Soil, And Talks About Recycling.

Salvar el medioambiente (Saving the Environment)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175432

Eco-Friendly Energy Is Explained. The Most Current Information Is Provided While Establishing The Understanding That It Does Not Take Much To Make The World A Better Place.

Micromundos: Secretos de los tomos y las molculas (Microworlds: Unlocking the Secrets of Atoms and M

Anna Claybourne (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175395

Introduces Atoms And Molecules, Talks About The Elements, Bonding And Reacting, And Matter And Materials.

Los telefonos moviles (Cell Phones)

Don Mcleese (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175029

The Most Current Information On Cell Phones Is Provided In This Book. Also Included Are Facts About How They Work, How To Text, And How They Have Impacted Our World.

Los biocombustibles (Biofuels)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175005

Provides The History Of Biofuels, Different Uses, Positive And Negative Characteristics, And How They Will Impact The Future.

La energia solar (Solar Energy)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175173

Solar Energy Is Explained. Included In This Book Is Where It Comes From, Who Uses It, And The Positive And Negative Benefits Of Using It.

La energia (Energy)

Tim Clifford (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175043

Explores Energy, How We Use It, Different Types And Forms, Conservation And Transformation Of Energy, Renewable Vs. Non-Renewable, And Energy Conservation.

Incremento de la energia (Growing Energy)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175340

Provides The History Of Biofuels, Different Uses, Positive And Negative Characteristics, And How They Will Impact The Future.

Hacia un mundo verde (Going Green)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175081

Eco-Friendly Energy Is Explained. The Most Current Information Is Provided While Establishing The Understanding That It Does Not Take Much To Make The World A Better Place.

Enciende la luz: Como funciona la electricidad (Turn on the Light: How Electricity Works)

Ella Newell (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175203

Explores Electricity From The Power Plant To Your Home, To How It Is Made, Circuits, How We Use Electricity, And The Effects Our Changing World And Weather Have On How It Works.

El espacio (Space)

Tim Clifford (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175449

Explores The Solar System, The Earth And Its Moon, The Sun, The Eight Planets And Other Objects In Space.

De hielo a vapor (Ice to Steam)

Penny Johnson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175098

This Book Discusses Solids, Liquids, And Gases; Changing States Of Matter; Water, And The Weather And Evaporation.

Alimentos producidos por el sol (Food From the Sun)

Harriet Brown (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175326

Discusses How Plants Use Sunlight, Water And Soil For Food, How The Plant Transports Food, Plant Reproduction, Seeds, And Plant survival.

Water Conservation Reading Level 3

Saddleback Educational Publishing (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602917842

Features include: Reading level 3 books are Fountas-Pinnell level O, P, and Q; reading level 6 books are Fountas-Pinnell level W. Scientific terms are defined in context. Identical dramatic four-color covers (back cover band identifies books that are lower level). Teacher's Guides with reproducible activities allow students to work from either text. Glossary defines difficult terms. "Did You Know?" sections contain interesting facts. End-of-book "Facts & Figures" section summarizes critical information. The index takes students directly to topics of interest.

Go Organic Reading Level 3

Saddleback Educational Publishing (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602917828

Features include: Reading level 3 books are Fountas-Pinnell level O, P, and Q; reading level 6 books are Fountas-Pinnell level W. Scientific terms are defined in context. Identical dramatic four-color covers (back cover band identifies books that are lower level). Teacher's Guides with reproducible activities allow students to work from either text. Glossary defines difficult terms. "Did You Know?" sections contain interesting facts. End-of-book "Facts & Figures" section summarizes critical information. The index takes students directly to topics of interest.

Recycling Reading Level 3

Saddleback Educational Publishing (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781602917835

Features include: Reading level 3 books are Fountas-Pinnell level O, P, and Q; reading level 6 books are Fountas-Pinnell level W. Scientific terms are defined in context. Identical dramatic four-color covers (back cover band identifies books that are lower level). Teacher's Guides with reproducible activities allow students to work from either text. Glossary defines difficult terms. "Did You Know?" sections contain interesting facts. End-of-book "Facts & Figures" section summarizes critical information. The index takes students directly to topics of interest.