Values are the things we feel are important, such as the freedom to express our beliefs, or religion. No matter which religion people do or don't practice, our values teach us to respect each other's right to practice their religion. Young readers will learn that sharing values like this one helps us live and work together in a community.
A belief is something that we accept as being true or something that we can trust. Children will learn about the different beliefs held by people around the world with respect to religion, culture, and family. They will also learn how to respect and value others’ beliefs.
With its 3,000-year-old beginnings, Passover is one of the world’s most ancient holidays. From the Exodus story to modern matzah bread hunts, this title showcases Passover’s long history and present-day traditions. Young readers will get an in-depth look at this celebration of freedom!
Celebrate the Biblical truth that Jesus loves, welcomes and blesses children of all ages!
A high-interest inquiry into the possible existence of angels, emphasizing reported sightings and stories as well as studies, polls, and religious accounts.
A classic Bible story comes to life in this beautifully illustrated book!
Siddhartha Gautama was born to an Indian king and later changed Indian culture through his beliefs. This inspiring biography allows readers to explore the incredible life of Siddartha Gautama and learn how he later became known as "The Buddha". Buddhism, the Four Noble Truths, and the Eightfold Path are discussed through captivating facts and sidebars, interesting images and photos, and supportive text. An accommodating index and glossary aid in the better understanding of the content and vocabulary. Through the easy-to-read text, readers will also learn about the Indian caste system, Buddhist monks, and how people believe the state of nirvana can be reached.
During the 1500s, religious change came to Europe and people began to question the beliefs and practices of Catholicism. This engaging book introduces readers to the changes that people like Martin Luther, John Calvin, and Henry VIII wanted during the Reformation. The captivating images, stunning facts, and engaging sidebars give readers insight into issues of that time, including social order, indulgences, and the development of Protestantism. Featuring easy to read text, a helpful index, and glossary, children will be engaged from beginning to end!
In the 1500s, a man named Martin Luther saw problems in the way the Roman Catholic Church was run. He argued against the teachings of the Church during a time when doing so was punishable by death. Readers can learn about his courageous and honorable life as he fought against the Catholic church and ideals and strived for Protestant Reformation in this captivating biography that features easy-to-read text, intriguing facts, and striking images. The glossary, index, and table of contents helps children navigate their way through the book and better understand some of the concepts discussed, such as Luther's Ninety-Five Theses and the Black Cloister Monastery.
This captivating book introduces readers to Islamic history through vivid images and intriguing facts. The text works in conjunction with the eye-catching photos and illustrations to give readers a look into the history of Islamic culture, life, and politics, including Muhammad, the Arabian Peninsula, Mecca, the Qur'an, the Five Pillars of Worship, Sunnis, Shi'as, Muslims, and Bedouins. To aid in further development of vocabulary and better understanding of the content, a helpful index and glossary is provided.
This enlightening biography introduces readers to Muhammad, the Prophet of Islam. Readers will learn how he grew to become the founder of Islam and an important figure in the history of the world. The engaging facts, alluring images, and supportive text combine together to create an engaging reading experience for children to learn about such things as the Bedouins, Makkah, Qur'an, Hijrah, Sunnis, Shi'as, and how Muhammed urged people to follow his idea of monotheism. With a glossary and index, children will have all the tools they need to learn about Muhammed's incredible life!
Introduces the Greek god Poseidon and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.
A simple, rhyming prayer on each page will encourage little ones to talk with God before going to sleep each night. Hide Gods Word in your childs heart by establishing a bedtime routine of snuggling, talking and praying. Beautiful art with simple text will have young children reading along and memorizing each comforting prayer of thanks.
Share timeless Bible stories with simple art and bursts of color that will capture your little ones attention. Basic text, paired with beautiful illustrations, makes word association and following along easy.
Childlike examples encourage young children to learn about Jesus love through easy-to-understand concepts and bright illustrations. How much does Jesus love me? Jesus loves me more than butterflies and rainbows, more than ladybugs and teddy bears. Simple text will make this a treasured book to read over and over again.
A simple, rhyming prayer on each page will encourage little ones to talk with God before going to sleep each night. Hide Gods Word in your childs heart by establishing a bedtime routine by snuggling, talking and praying. Beautiful art with simple text will have young children reading along and memorizing each comforting prayer of thanks.
In Ramadan, young readers will learn about this Muslim holiday and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Ramadan, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Ramadan online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Ramadan also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index. Ramadan is part of Jump!s Holidays series.
My First Bible Promises will develop faith in young hearts, as little ones are introduced to Gods Word. Each promise uses whimsical artwork and simple text to illustrate Gods promises in a way children will understand. Each page includes two scripture verses that reinforce a specific promise, along with a simple prayer of thanks to God. Children will learn about Gods love, protection, faithfulness, forgiveness, comfort, help, care and more!
Little ones will enjoy this perfect first introduction to the story of Noah's Ark. Through simple sentences and vibrant pictures, young hearts will learn this classic Bible story of Noah's obedience to God and God's faithfulness to Noah and his family. A beautiful rainbow at the end of the story shows Gods promise to never flood the earth again.
Little ones will enjoy this perfect first introduction that God is the creator of everything! Through simple sentences and vibrant pictures, young hearts will learn that God is the creator of the red bird, yellow sun, blue whale, green frog, brown bear, orange fish, black penguin and everyone! Learning biblical principles along with colors encourages early childhood skills in a fun and practical way.
Introduce children to biblical truths with this collection of lively Bible songs. From the popular "Rise and Shine" to the upbeat "This Is My Commandment," children of all ages will have fun learning about God's goodness.
Little ones will enjoy this perfect first introduction about Gods love for all of His creation. Through simple sentences and vibrant pictures, young hearts will learn that God loves the tall giraffe, tiny bee, big dog, small mouse, soft kitten, prickly porcupine, and all little children. Basic text makes picture and word association easy and fun!
In Passover, young readers will learn about this Jewish holiday and the ways people celebrate it. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage emergent readers as they explore this unique holiday. A labeled diagram helps readers understand the symbols of Passover, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about Passover online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Passover also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.Passover is part of Jump!s Holidays series.
This interesting title examines the mythology and folklore of India, and discusses its importance in Hinduism. The greatest myths of India, drawn from the sacred texts and traditions of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism, are presented. The Indian gods and goddesses portrayed in this colorful mythology are creators and protectors, but often they are also warriors and destroyers, particularly when fighting demons. Supported by beautiful Indian artworks and full-color photography, the text shows readers how these ancient tales helped Indians explain creation, birth, death, love, and the purpose of humans' earthly life. Topics include: Vishnu, preserver of the universe Shiva, the destroyer Asuras, demons or anitgods
Introduces the Greek god Hermes and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.