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Vehicles

Raymond Bergin (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9798885091931

Did you know that the wheel was invented more than 5,000 years ago? Vehicles have come a long way since then. The fastest train today can go more than 280 mph (450 kph). And there’s a jet that can fly faster than 2,100 mph (3,500 kph). These are just a couple of examples of amazing vehicle engineering. Discover extreme facts about vehicles in this fun and kooky book.

Cranes

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636908519

In Cranes, emergent readers will learn about the parts and functions of a mobile crane. Vibrant, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage early readers as they discover how a crane lifts and moves heavy materials to help do big jobs. A labeled diagram helps readers identify different parts of a crane, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about cranes online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Cranes also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Desert Biomes

Lela Nargi (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636907529

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about desert biomes, the important role they play on Earth, and the climate, geology, geography, and wildlife that define them. Bright, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more about deserts. Infographics aid understanding, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about desert biomes using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Desert Biomes also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Concrete Mixers

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636908540

In Concrete Mixers, emergent readers will learn about the parts and functions of a concrete mixer as well as why its drum has to keep turning. Vibrant, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage early readers as they discover how a concrete is mixed, moved, and spread to create sidewalks and buildings. A labeled diagram helps readers identify different parts of a concrete mixer, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about concrete mixers online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Concrete Mixers also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index.

Amazing Skyscrapers

Anita Nahta Amin (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636907468

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the technology behind the world's coolest skyscrapers, covering how they are planned, designed, and constructed by architects and engineers. Crisp, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. An infographic aids understanding, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about the architecture of skyscrapers using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Amazing Skyscrapers also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Amazing Stadiums

Anita Nahta Amin (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636907499

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the technology behind the world's coolest stadiums, covering how they are planned, designed, and constructed by architects and engineers. Crisp, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. An infographic aids understanding, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about the architecture of stadiums using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Amazing Stadiums also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Amazing Museums

Anita Nahta Amin (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636907406

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the technology behind the world's coolest museums, covering how they are planned, designed, and constructed by architects and engineers. Crisp, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. An infographic aids understanding, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about the architecture of museums using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Amazing Museums also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Amazing Roller Coasters

Anita Nahta Amin (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636907437

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the technology behind the world's coolest roller coasters, covering how they are planned, designed, and constructed by architects and engineers. Crisp, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. An infographic aids understanding, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about the architecture of roller coasters using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Amazing Roller Coasters also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Amazing Libraries

Anita Nahta Amin (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781636907376

In this book, early fluent readers will learn about the technology behind the world's coolest libraries, covering how they are planned, designed, and constructed by architects and engineers. Crisp, fullcolor photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn more. An infographic aids understanding, and an activity offers readers an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about the architecture of libraries using our safe search engine that provides relevant, ageappropriate websites. Amazing Libraries also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Renovate a River

William Anthony (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919355

What does a river require? Build one layer by layer to find out. Add plants, animals, boats, and maybe even a waterfall! Then, get creative and make your own river environment. Colorful illustrations paired with bright photos help young readers learn how to build our world.

Piece Together a Pole

William Anthony (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919348

What pieces are part of a polar environment? Build one layer by layer to find out. Add polar bears, penguins, a scientists' camps, and don't forget lots of ice and snow! Then, get creative and make your own pole. Colorful illustrations paired with bright photos help young readers learn how to build our world.

Make a Mountain Range

William Anthony (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919331

What goes into making a mountain range? Build one layer by layer to find out. Add snow, trees, animals, and maybe even a volcano! Then, get creative and make your own mountain environment. Colorful illustrations paired with bright photos help young readers learn how to build our world.

Life of a Soda Can

Louise Nelson (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919126

It's simple to sip from a soda can. But what happens to that single-use piece of aluminum when a drink is finished? It can become something new again! Follow the life of a soda can from melted metal, to a shape for sipping, then melted back down to start all over again. Colorful photos paired with engaging illustrations bring the information to life, and a final quick quiz tests your knowledge before you go.

Life of a Piece of Paper

Louise Nelson (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919102

It's dandy to draw on a piece of paper. But what happens to that single-use item when you're finished with it? It can become something new again! Follow a piece of paper as it turns into wet pulp, dries onto huge rolls, and then is made into new paper to be used again. Colorful photos paired with engaging illustrations bring the information to life, and a final quick quiz tests your knowledge before you go.

Life of a Glass Jar

Louise Nelson (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919096

Glass can be great. But what happens to a glass jar when the food is all gone? It can become something new! Follow a glass jar as it is smashed to tiny pieces, melted and shaped into something new, and then reused and recycled all over again. Colorful photos paired with engaging illustrations bring the information to life, and a final quick quiz tests your knowledge before you go.

Life of a Plastic Bottle

Louise Nelson (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781636919119

There's a lot that makes a plastic bottle easy to use. But what happens to a single-use item when a drink is finished? It can become something new again! Follow a plastic bottle as it is melted down and then reshaped into a new bottle. Colorful photos paired with engaging illustrations bring the information to life, and a final quick quiz tests your knowledge before you go.

Dams

Catherine C. Finan (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9798885091817

Have you ever wondered what engineers do with the water of a river as they are building a dam? Sometimes, they move the entire river out of the way! And did you know there's a dam so big it is slowing down Earth? Have you heard of a fish cannon sending salmon safely upstream of dams? These huge engineering projects are incredible! Discover extreme facts about dams in this fun and kooky book.

Cybersecurity

Martha London (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9798885092074

Computers hold all kinds of important information for individuals, businesses, and beyond. Cybersecurity is needed to keep that information safe. As computer technology advances, cybersecurity must keep up. Explore how cybersecurity works, what threatens cybersecurity, and how this technology helps people. Dyslexic-friendly font and design in this curricular hi-lo series makes current events approachable for all!

Cities

Catherine C. Finan (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9798885091800

How would you like to visit Paris, France years and years ago to see the glow from the first electric streetlight? Or travel to cities built in dry deserts, deep underground, or even on water? Cities are full of fantastic engineering! Discover extreme facts about cities in this fun and kooky book.

Bridges

Catherine C. Finan (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9798885091787

Did you know that there's a dragon-shaped bridge that breathes fire? Have you heard of the bridge built over ice? Or that some bridges from thousands of years ago are still standing today? All these structures are marvels of engineering! Discover extreme facts about bridges in this fun and kooky book.

Buildings

Catherine C. Finan (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9798885091794

Have you heard of houses built to look like flying saucers? And did you know the first skyscraper ever built was in Chicago? But that certainly wasn't the first big building--it came after the monumental pyramids of ancient Egypt, the huge castles of medieval times, and more. All these buildings are marvels of engineering! Discover extreme facts about bridges in this fun and kooky book.

Infographics: Renewable Energy

Alexander Lowe (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781668913994

Humans have a complex relationship with planet Earth. Life depends on the planet's natural resources. Yet human activity has led to many environmental issues. Renewable energy is one of the leading environmental issues today. In this book, young readers will learn about the importance and growth of renewable energy. Large-scale and personal solutions to fossil fuels are also presented and encourage and inspire budding environmentalists to protect and preserve the planet. Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics provide key 21st Century Content in an engaging and accessible way.

Infographics: Pollution

Alexander Lowe (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781668913970

Humans have a complex relationship with planet Earth. Life depends on the planet's natural resources. Yet human activity has led to many environmental issues. Pollution is one of the leading environmental issues today. In this book, young readers will learn about the causes and effects of pollution. Large-scale and personal solutions to pollution are also presented and encourage and inspire budding environmentalists to protect and preserve the planet. Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics provide key 21st Century Content in an engaging and accessible way.

Infographics: Natural Disasters

Alexander Lowe (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781668913963

Humans have a complex relationship with planet Earth. Life depends on the planet's natural resources. Yet human activity has led to many environmental issues. Natural disasters are a leading environmental issue today. In this book, young readers will learn about the causes and effects of natural disasters. Ways to prepare for these events are also presented and encourage and inspire budding environmentalists to protect and preserve the planet. Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics provide key 21st Century Content in an engaging and accessible way.

Infographics: Invasive Species

Renae Gilles (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781668913956

Humans have a complex relationship with planet Earth. Life depends on the planet's natural resources. Yet human activity has led to many environmental issues. Invasive species are a leading environmental issue today. In this book, young readers will learn about the causes and effects of invasive species. Large-scale and personal solutions to controlling and eliminating invasive species are also presented and encourage and inspire budding environmentalists to protect and preserve the planet. Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics provide key 21st Century Content in an engaging and accessible way.