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Who Is a Poet?

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566606837

An elementary exploration of the forms and themes of poetry, introducing famous poets William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, and Pablo Neruda. Includes a writing exercise.

How to Draw With Your Funny Bone

Elwood Smith (author), Elwood Smith (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566605076

If you struggle to turn sticks into figures, then perhaps it is time to seek out a Trained Professional Artist! Illustrator Elwood H. Smith consults his expert funny bone as he leads budding artists through a tutorial on how to draw tricycle- riding pigs, silly-grinning cars, and jousting ketchup bottles. Emphasizing that subjects can be based on everyday materials and that artists have unique styles, this is a workbook that will encourage readers to experiment with their own types of visual expression.

A Swim through the Sea

Kristin Joy Pratt-Serafini (author)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584693239

Praised by Jacques Cousteau, this book, illustrated and written by a16 year-old, is a classic introduction to the marine habitat. This 1994 alphabet and alliteration book continues to be a favorite of kids, parents, and teachers everywhere. It is truly an exceptional swim through an alphabet of sea creatures. Each page highlights a selected species with a full-color illustration and a paragraph of fascinating facts, surrounded by a frame full of extra creatures and vocabulary. It reaches a large age range because the large text is for young readers, while smaller text is for you or more advanced children. Kristin Joy Pratt (A Walk in the Rainforest) once again successfully inspires a generation of children about one of the most precious and fragile realms on Earth.

Review It! Helping Peers Create Their Best Work

Kristin Fontichiaro (author), Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781631888892

Learn how to review other people's work and provide constructive advice with these fun activities. Students will practice giving tactful critiques, a foundational skill that will benefit them both academically and personally. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

How to Read a Nonfiction Book

Lisa M. Bolt Simons (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503825949

Introduces readers to the basic features of nonfiction books, such as headers and indexes. Readers will learn how to use these features to gather information and write reports. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, labeled diagrams, a quiz and answer key, a phonetic glossary, an index, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

Grammar Basics: Adverbs

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601870

A simple overview of adverbs--the words that describe actions--including their uses in sentences, their degrees of comparison, and how to spot different and irregular forms.

When, Jen?

Marie Powell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510507

Young readers meet Jen and Ben, who can't seem to gather all of the piglets at the farm, while learning words in the en word family. Includes word family word bank.

Can You Be a Bee?

Rebecca Felix (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536536

Beginning readers are introduced to verb and noun homophone pairings in this fun reader!

Pepperoni or Sausage? A Book about Conjunctions

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510590

Arjun, Nora, and Ping use conjunctions to join up parts of their sentences while they make pizza. Will they have anchovies or jalapeños? Includes a grammar review page.

Who Is Up There?: A Book about Prepositions

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510606

Scarlett, Ping, Bernard, and William use prepositions as they play hide-and-seek at the farm. Scarlett finds everyone, but there is a noise in the loft. Who is up there? Includes a grammar review page.

Who Ate It? A Book about Pronouns

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510613

William and Ping use pronouns as they get ready for Bernard's surprise birthday party. Someone ate the cake! But who ate it? They need to find out! Includes a grammar review page.

Dan Can!

Marie Powell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510484

Young readers meet Dan, a boy who thinks he can do everything, while learning words in the an word family. Includes word family word bank.

Stop, Pop!

Marie Powell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510491

Young readers meet a young girl and her Pop, who is always in a hurry, while learning words in the op word family. Includes word family word bank.

Go to Bed, Ted!

Marie Powell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510514

Young readers meet Ted, a boy who refuses to go to bed, while learning words in the -ed word family. Includes word family word bank.

The Map Trap

Marie Powell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510521

Young readers meet a young girl and her friend Hap as they attempt to follow a map to the lake, while learning words in the -ap word family. Includes word family word bank.

Win, Min!

Marie Powell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510538

Young readers meet Min as she tries to win her soccer game, while learning words in the -in word family. Includes word family word bank.

How Big Is It?: A Book about Adjectives

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510545

Scarlett uses adjectives to describe the animal she sees to Arjun and William as they take a walk through the woods. Just how big is that animal? Includes a grammar review page.

How Fast Is It?: A Book about Adverbs

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510552

Nora, William, and Arjun use adverbs to describe their actions while getting a boat ride from Arjuns dad. How fast can the boat go? Includes a grammar review page.

Ouch! It Bit Me!: A Book about Interjections

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510569

Scarlett, Nora, and Bernard use interjections while they learn about spiders after one bites Scarlett. Ouch! Includes a grammar review page.

No School Today: A Book about Nouns

Cari Meiste (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510583

Scarlett, Ping, and Arjun have fun with nouns as they play outside on a snow day. They use nouns to tell about the people, places, and things in their sentences. Includes a grammar review page.

The Many Kinds of Clean

Dale-Marie Bryan (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535379

Introduces synonyms for clean by comparing tidy, neat, spotless, and sparkling items in a child’s bedroom.

The Many Kinds of Cold

Dale-Marie Bryan (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535386

Introduces synonyms for cold by detailing fun activities to do in cool, chilly, crisp, and frigid weather.

The Many Kinds of Dirty

Dale-Marie Bryan (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535393

Introduces synonyms for dirty by detailing the messy, sloppy, and filthy animals at the zoo.

The Many Kinds of Hot

Dale-Marie Bryan (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535409

Introduces synonyms for hot by detailing a day at the beach with a blazing sun and scorching hot sand.

The Many Kinds of Small

Dale-Marie Bryan (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535416

Introduces synonyms for small by detailing the sizes of familiar foods, such as baby carrots, miniature marshmallows, and tiny peas in a pod.