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Why Do Animals Smell Like That?

Reese Everett (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919225

Some animals have some unique ways of keeping safe from predators by using defense mechanisms in the way they smell or the scents they give off.

Social Lives of Gorillas

Rachel M. Wilson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919003

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as communication methods, of gorillas.

Social Lives of Elephants

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919027

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as the communication methods, of elephants.

Why Do Animals Sound Like That?

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919232

Animals keep track of their young and other members of their family by using different sounds. Students will learn all about the unusual ways animals communicate with each other.

Roller Coasters

Precious Mckenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918846

Simple text and photographs look at how roller coasters work.

Social Lives of Lions

Elliot Riley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918976

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives as well as communication methods of lions.

Runaway Robot

J.L. Anderson (author), Alan Brown (illustrator)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919126

Paisley and Ben build a robot to help with chores, but things get out of hand.

Why Do Animals Live There?

Jonathan Rosen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919171

This title is a wonderful way of exploring why animals live where they do and they reasons for why they do it.

Wave Pools

Precious McKenzie (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918839

Simple text and photographs look at how wave pools work.

Social Lives of Dolphins

Sue Laneve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918983

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as the communication methods, of dolphins.

Why Do Animals Eat That?

Reese Everett (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919218

This title will allow students to understand how and why certain animals choose certain foods and why.

Go-Karts

Jeff Barger (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918853

Simple text and photographs look at how a go-kart works.

Cotton Candy Machines

Charlotte Hunter (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918877

Simple text and photographs look at how a cotton candy machine works.

Social Lives of Meerkats

Rachel M. Wilson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681918990

This book offers a look at the social and emotional lives, as well as the communication methods, of meerkats.

Why Do Animals Look Like That?

Sam George (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919201

This title looks at the way weather and camouglage helps keep animals stay safe against predators by changing color or blending in with their surroundings in some pretty strange ways.

Why Do Animals Go There?

Jonathan Rosen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919188

This title will allow students to understand the reasons animals migrate, or move, in order to find food or stay safe.

Why Do Animals Sleep There?

Sam George (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919195

This title explores the reasons why different animals sleep in different places in order to stay safe or keep warm.

Why Do Animals Hide?

Robin Koontz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681919249

Animals hide for many reasons. To hide from predators, or to stay safe from frigid weather. Learn all about the ways animals hide.

Frogs

Don McLeese (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103741

From how a frog's life begins as a tadpole to the transformation into a webbed-footed amphibian, this title gives students all the information they could ever want to learn about frogs - their habitats, diets, the differences between frogs and toads and the discovery of new species found by scientists around the world are all discussed.

Achoo!

Jo Cleland (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781618103451

Sung to the tune of The Farmer in the Dell, this book teaches students the importance of keeping germs to yourself and not spreading them to others by sneezing into a tissue and washing hands frequently to stop the spread of bacteria.

Ice Cream with Albert Einstein

Keli Sipperley (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781681914596

Fiona and Finley are going on a family hiking trip. Finley is determined to invent an ice cream that won't melt to celebrate. Albert Einstein enters the Sweets Shop to take Finely on an adventure that might inspire some answers.

From Empty Lot to Building

Meg Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301169

Have you ever seen an empty lot and wondered what it would take to build something on it? Well, this book describes the step-by-step process of everyone involved. From the architect, who designs the plans, to the contractor who oversees the work of the carpenters, plumber, electrician, concrete mason, and finally, the landscape architect who puts the finishing touches on the outside of the building! Photographs with captions, informational sidebars, and simple to understand text helps kids sequence and order events. This title will allow students to distinguish between information provided by pictures or other illustrations and information provided by the words in a text.

From Factory to Store

Anastasia Suen (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301176

Where do bicycles come from? Bicycles don't grow on trees or in the ground, they are created with the help of many people. From the designer who draws out the bike plans, to the assembly worker who puts the parts together, to the shop owner who sells the bike. There are many steps in place to make sure you get a well-constructed bicycle to ride. Filled with photographs with captions, informational sidebars, and simple, sequenced text, children with see the importance of each step of the process. This title allows students to describe the relationship between the illustrations and the text.

From Farm to Restaurant

Colleen Hord (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301145

Do you know the journey food takes to get onto your plate? A French fry isn't grown, its made! It starts on a farm as a potato and then many hands help move it along to become the French fry on your plate. Explore all the helpers along the way such as the farmer tending the crop, workers at the processing plant, the delivery driver, and the chef. Sequenced text, real photographs, and informational sidebars provide an engaging text for children to understand the world around them. This title allows students to describe the relationship between the illustrations and the text.

From Tow Truck to Auto Body Shop

Meg Greve (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781634301190

Ever wonder what is going to happen to that car broke down on the road? Well, this book explains the trip that car will take to recovery. From the tow truck driver, who tows the car, to the mechanic, who diagnosis the work that needs to be done. Photographs and informational sidebars explain all the different jobs needed to fix a single car. This title will allow students to describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.