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Group Projects

Precious McKenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179287

When it comes to a group project, the key word is teamwork! When each member of your team is assigned a different job, it allows you to learn from others and develop skills that will benefit you in the working world. Working with others can be challenging and fun, and it can teach you how to address and resolve conflicts that may come up during your project. Make sure your next group project is a success with all the tools you will need! This book will allow students to determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.

Science Projects

Meg Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179270

Have you ever been assigned a science project at school? It can be a little overwhelming. But, if you follow a few simple guidelines, it will make it an enjoyable experience. Think about something you wonder about. That is a good start. After picking your topic, conduct research by using the Internet or library, talk to experts about the topic you've chosen, form a hypothesis, test it and write down your observations, and form a conclusion based on them. Record all your information and present your prize-winning project to your class! This book will allow students to explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.

Studying and Test Taking

Nina Simone Mosley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179256

Studying for a test can be a daunting task. Some people wait until the last minute while others are organized and prepared when the time comes. Good study habits are all about paying attention in class, taking good notes, finding a quiet place where you can concentrate, and planning ahead! Learn how to reduce anxiety before a test by following a few simple rules that will help you to ace your next big test. This book will allow students to determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.

Taking Notes and Close Reading

Meg Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179263

Want to be more successful in school? This book will help you achieve this by using two important strategies that can help you understand what you are learning: note taking and close reading. With simple steps on how to stay organized for that upcoming quiz or project, readers will be able to tackle new ideas or challenging topics. This book is filled with great ideas on how to use these two strategies to ensure you ace your next test! This book will allow students to determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.

Collies

Sara Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600142990

Because of strong herding instincts, Collies often try to round up animals and people. The movie “Lassie Come Home” featured one of these dependable dogs and made Collies popular pets. Young children will discover why Collies are known for their close companionship. Blastoff! Series

Space Exploration

Christine Dugan

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743989596

A comprehensive look at the history, people, technology, and future of space exploration. This book is at the reading level of 3.6 with a word count of 1133.

The Brain

Ben Williams

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433336348

This book explores the different parts, uses, and incredible potential of the brain. Reads at the level of 2.7 with a word count of 668.

The Solar System

Kenneth Walsh

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433336331

Provides information on the planets that make up our solar system and their relationship with Earth. This book is at a reading level of 2.6 with a word count of 607.

Living in Space

Christine Dugan

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743989602

A fun and interesting overview of the living conditions for astronauts in space. This book is at a reading level of 3.6 with a word count of 1121.

Our Earth

Kenneth Walsh

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433336317

An overview of the different characteristics of the Earth that make it unique. This book has a reading level of 2.6 and a word count of 604.

Outer Space

Kenneth Walsh

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433336324

An educational look into what is known about outer space and its many wonders. This book has a reading level of 2.6 and a word count of 622.

In the Rainforest

Howard Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743983570

All of the basic information your child wants to know about the rainforest and its many colorful inhabitants. This book is at a reading level of 2.5 with a word count of 567.

Jane Goodall

William B. Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743989695

A book on the incredible life and work of Jane Goodall. Reads at a level of 3.9 with a word count of 1298.

In the Desert

Howard Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743983563

This book takes a closer look at the main characteristics of a desert, how they're formed, and how plants and animals have adapted to their arid environment. Reads at a level of 2.5 with a word count of 558.

In the Forest

Howard Rice

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743983556

This book explores the many different kinds of forests as well as the variety of plants and animals that inhabit them. Reads at a level of 2.5 with a word count of 556.

The Muscular System

Kay Manolis

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600142444

Muscles help us lift, push, pull, and move. Eager readers will explore the different kinds of muscles, how their muscles work, and how to take care of them. Blastoff! Series

Using the Scientific Method

Kristen Larson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179805

This book focuses on the scientific method, explaining the step-by-step process scientists use for solving science problems.

Science Fair Success!

Kristen Larson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179799

This book provides detailed instructions, helpful hints, and design information on how to make your science fair project a success.

Magical Mathematical Properties

Lisa Arias (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179409

Properties aren't magic! They are special rules that numbers follow so you can solve problems quickly in your head. Using detailed instructions and rhyming text, students gain understanding of when and how to use mathematical properties. This book will allow students to apply properties of operations as a strategy to add and subtract, or multiply and divide.

El uso de instrumentos para entender nuestro mundo

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175210

En el libro se explica cómo se usan los instrumentos para entender nuestro mundo.

La electricidad

Cindy Devine Dalton (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174794

En el libro puedes aprender cómo experimentar con la electricidad.

I can write a book about History

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179968

This fascinating book shows children what to include in a book about history. Children are shown how to create a book about an event in history or about social history, such as life in a colonial city or a pioneer village. Suggestions for research include a visit to a nearby historic site, reading stories or watching television shows about children who lived during that time in history, and reading non-fiction books about the subject.

I can write a book about Landforms

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179982

This book teaches children about mountains, volcanoes, coasts, valleys, islands, caves, and canyons. For their own books, suggestions for research will begin with the landforms around the children's homes and schools or ones they have visited. Writing their own landform book will offer kids some fascinating creative opportunities to take their own photographs, paint various landforms themselves, and learn how to research and write instructions for activities to add to their books.

I can write a book about my life

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179999

In this book, children will learn how to write an autobiography, a biography of a family member who has influenced their lives, a memoir of an event or special occasion, or even a creative journal on their possible future lives. Children will learn how to interview people and write and recite narratives. They will learn more about themselves through their wonderful stories.

I can write a book about Butterflies

Bobbie Kalman (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427179937

This fun book teaches children concepts, or big ideas, about butterflies, including metamorphosis, migration, symmetry, and pollination. Children are encouraged to draw their own butterflies, take photographs, or find butterfly photos on the Internet. The text styles taught in this book include informational text, using headings and different fonts, boxed info, and creative writing.