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A Swim through the Sea

Kristin Joy Pratt-Serafini (author), Kristin Joy Pratt-Serafini (illustrator)

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.

Courage on the Oregon Trail

Dorothy Francis (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622993611

The fictional chapters of this book tell the story of Luke Fletcher and his family as they make their journey along the Oregon Trail. The book's nonfiction chapters detail the realities of life on the Oregon Trail.

Grand Canyon

Sara Louise Kras (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622993680

This book discusses the early people, creatures, and plants of the Grand Canyon.

Political Maps

Jessica Pegis (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193193

Political maps are often the first kind of maps children learn about. These maps identify the boundaries of countries, states or provinces, and cities, as well as such physical features as lakes and oceans. Detailed, up-to-date maps and clearly written text help readers understand how to use political maps to solve problems.

Atlas and Globe Skills

Ellen Rodger (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193162

Take a globe for spin or explore the pages in an atlas these resources can provide a wealth of information about our world. This appealing title takes a visual approach to geographical inquiry. Readers learn about the history of globes and atlases and how they are created. Practical, hands-on activities help readers learn to use these important resources.

Climate Maps

Cynthia OBrien (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193179

Do you want to know what the weather is like in different parts of the world? Climate maps can help. In this book, readers will learn to read climate maps to discover different climate zones, microclimates, and the average temperature and precipitation levels of places around the world. They will also identify the features that characterize climate maps and how these maps can be used to track climate change.

Physical Maps

Ellen Rodger (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427193186

Maps can show more than just citiesthey can also show you what the landscape looks like in different areas. Physical maps use colors and symbols to identify landscape features like forests, plains, valleys, deserts, mountains, and bodies of water. Full-color maps and accessible text help readers understand the specific features of physical maps.

Discover Great White Sharks

Virginia Loh-Hagan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627789

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about great white sharks, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Discover Hammerhead Sharks

Virginia Loh-Hagan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627796

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about hammerhead sharks, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Discover Jellyfish

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627802

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about jellyfish, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Discover Moray Eels

Kathryn Beaton (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627819

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about moray eels, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Discover Octopuses

Helen Foster James (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627826

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about octopuses, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Discover Penguins

Helen Foster James (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627833

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about penguins, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Discover Rays

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627840

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about rays, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Ant

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627680

Bugs and insects have always fascinated children. This book in the Creepy Crawly Critters series introduces young readers to ants. Readers can discover physical characteristics, habitat, diet, and more.

Discover Bottlenose Dolphins

Virginia Loh-Hagan (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627772

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about bottlenose dolphins, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Anaconda

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620513

Introduces facts about anacondas, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Chimpanzee

Samantha Bell (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633620520

Introduces facts about chimpanzees, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text. Questions in the backmatter ask for text-dependent analysis.

Discover Beluga Whales

Kathryn Beaton (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781633627765

This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about beluga whales, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.

Science Encyclopedia Index/Research Projects

Thomas Sheehan (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606940211

Research Projects And Fun Science Experiments Are Shown In This Science Encyclopedia.

Earth

Charnan Simon (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800891

Learn where our home planet fits into the solar system, what it is made of, and why it is the only place we can live.

Jupiter

Ariel Kazunas (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800945

Learn all about Jupiter, our solar system's largest planet, and its many moons.

Mars

Charnan Simon (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800907

Discover what it's like on the surface of the red planet and find out how space missions have helped scientists learn more about it.

Neptune

Ariel Kazunas (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800914

Travel to the far reaches of our solar system and learn about this distant, gaseous world.

Uranus

Ariel Kazunas (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800921

Learn all about the distant planet Uranus and its many moons and rings.