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Siddhartha Gautama: "The Buddha"

Lisa Zamosky (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433390517

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.

The Reformation: A Religious Revolution

Tamara Hollingsworth (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383762

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!

Martin Luther: A Reforming Spirit

Tamara Hollingsworth (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383779

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.

The Medieval Islamic World: Conflict and Conquest

Jessica Cohn (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383700

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.

Muhammad: Prophet of Islam

Jessica Cohn (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383717

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!

Poseidon: God of the Sea and Earthquakes

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733300

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.

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.

Jonah and the Whale 2

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Jackie Binder (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781620020791

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.

Angeles Hemos Oido En Lo Alto

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781625813220

Villancicos clasicos son perfectos para reflexionar sobre el verdadero significado de la temporada Navidena. Descubre como los angeles proclamaron el nacimiento de Jesus a los pastores asustados que cuidaban sus ovejas. ngeles hemos oido en lo alto cantando dulcemente sobre las llanuras, y las montanas, en respuesta, haciendo eco de sus alegres cepas. Gloria a Dios en las alturas!

Jonas y la Ballena

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781625813121

Unete a Jonas en su viaje con Dios mientras aprende una valiosa leccion de la obediencia, y el perdon. Esta historia clasica del Viejo Testamento ayudara a que tu pequeno entienda lo importante que es obedecer a Dios incluso cuando es dificil. Ilustraciones cautivadoras de Jonas, la ballena, y la gente de Ninive hace que sea facil de seguir!

Ramadn / Ramadan

R.J. Bailey (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624964749

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.

Dios Me Hizo!

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781625813114

Ayuda al bebe a aprender que Dios creo todo con este libro ilustrado adorablemente. Arte en blanco y negro con rafagas de color capturaran la atencion del bebe con imagenes grandes y sencillas que promueven el aprendizaje. Con texto de rima y arte hermosa, haran que sea el libro favorito del bebe.

Nosotros Los Tres Reyes Magos

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781625813084

Villancicos clasicos son perfectos para reflexionar sobre el verdadero significado de la temporada Navidena. Ensenale a los ninos sobre los regalos que los tres reyes magos trajeron a Jesus. La estrella brillante era su guia al viajar sobre las montanas para ver el Salvador del mundo.

La Historia de la Pascua

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781625813091

Celebra la historia inspiradora de la Resurreccion de Jesus reescrita espacialmente para ninos pequenos y familias! Jovenes lectores aprenderan sobre la ultima semana de vida de Jesus y como El murio por nuestros pecados. La Historia de la Pascua muestra a Jesus montando un burro hacia la ciudad de Jerusalen mientras el pueblo le grita, Hosanna! Bendito el que viene en nombre del Senor!

La Pscua / Passover

R.J. Bailey (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624964732

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.

Ramadan

R.J. Bailey (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624964046

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.

Noah's Ark

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Jackie Binder (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781620020807

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.

God Made Everything!

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Jackie Binder (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781620020777

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.

Levantate y Brilla

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Angelee Randlett (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781625813206

Levantate y brilla y da a Dios la gloria, gloria! con esta cancion de rima y historia inspiradora. Jovenes lectores descubriran como Noe construyo la arca para su familia y las criaturas de la tierra, en obediencia a Dios. Despues ellos celebraran la fidelidad de Dios cuando la arca toque tierra despues de la larga inundacion! Esta historia clasica del Viejo Testamento incluye ilustraciones adorables y texto simple, haciendo facil de entender la leccion importante para jovenes lectores.

God Loves Me

Kim Mitzo Thompson and Karen Mitzo Hilderbrand (author), Jackie Binder (illustrator)

Publisher: Twin Sisters ISBN: 9781620020784

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!

Passover

R.J. Bailey (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624964039

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.

Hermes: God of Travels and Trade

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733294

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.

Halloween and Day of the Dead Traditions around the World

Joan Axelrod-Contrada (author), Elisa Chavarri (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234232

Explores Halloween and Day of the Dead traditions from around the world, including All Saint's and All Soul's Days, the Day of the Dead, and other celebrations for the dead.

Hephaestus: God of Fire, Metalwork, and Building

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733263

Introduces the Greek god Hephaestus 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.

Hera: Queen of the Gods, Goddess of Marriage

Teri Temple (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733287

Introduces the Greek goddess Hera and explains her importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.