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Exotic Cats

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943366

Learn about various exotic cats characteristics and see is any of these breeds is right for you.

Maine Coon Cats

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943373

Learn how to care for Maine Coon cats, discover their characteristics and see if this is a good breed for you.

Persian Cats

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906550

Learn how to care for Persian cats, discover their characteristics and see if this is the right breed for you.

Ragdoll Cats

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615906567

Learn how to care for Rag Doll cats, discover their characteristice and see if it is the right breed for you

Desert Dinners: Studying Food Webs in the Desert

Julie Lundgren (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727807

Desert habitats support a varied and interesting food web. Desert animals are highlighted and identified as predator, prey, or both.

Arctic Appetizers: Studying Food Webs in the Arctic

Gwendolyn Hooks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727791

Provides detailed and interesting information about organisms and their place in the food web in the Arctic.

Flying Ultralights

Joanne Mattern

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943618

Soar through clouds while flying ultralight airplanes. See up close photos of these exciting planes.

Pulleys

David Armentrout, Patricia Armentrout (authors)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943892

Clear definitions supported by every day examples and easy hands-on activities introduce young scientists to pulleys.

Screws

David Armentrout, Patricia Armentrout (authors)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943908

Clear definitions supported by every day examples and easy hands-on activities introduce young scientists to screws.

Levers

David Armentrout, Patricia Armentrout (authors)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943885

Clear definitions supported by every day examples and easy hands-on activities introduce young scientists to levers.

Mutts

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 1604723645

The Mutt is highlighted in this book. It details why there are so many different kinds of Mutts, the care they require, and whether or not they make good pets.

Makers and Takers: Studying Food Webs in the Ocean

Gwendolyn Hooks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604723199

This book uses the ocean as a backdrop to define food webs and identifying the animals who act as predator, prey, or both.

Color Codes

Lynn M. Stone

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 1604723076

Amusing and engaging text describes how the color of an animal can ensure its survival. Provides examples using a variety of animals.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 9: Technology

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446559

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 5: Chemistry

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446511

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 6: Physics

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446528

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 1: Human Life

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446474

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Lives of Stars

Chana Stiefel (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179676

Our Sun is the nearest star and the center of our solar system, but there are billions of stars in the universe. Stars spend their lives making energy. They give off light and heat. This book explores what stars are made of, the different types of stars, what the lifespan of a star is, and the different colors and constellations they form. Learn all the facts on these powerful objects that give us so much enjoyment to look at. This book never shined so bright! This book allows students to use observations of the Sun, Moon, and stars to describe patterns that can be predicted.

The Universe

Mary Kay Carson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179652

Bang! Scientists think the universe started with the Big Bang, an explosion that created the universe about 13.7 billion years ago. The universe is still expanding. Its spreading out faster as it ages. It is everything thats anywhere! Where do you live in it? And what else is out there? This book is out of this world with facts that represent the large space that is our universe. This book will allow students to understand that patterns in the natural world can be observed, used to describe phenomena, and used as evidence.

Comets and Meteors

Chana Stiefel (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179669

What has a head, two tails, and shoots across the sky? A comet. Coming from the far edges of the solar system, most comets travel around the Sun, while meteors appear as flashing streaks of light in the night sky. Explore these amazing celestial wonders as they zip through space! The physical characteristics of each are identified in detail. This book wont come crashing down! Its filled with Fun Facts that give additional information on this exciting science topic. This book allows students to use observations of the Sun, Moon, and stars to describe patterns that can be predicted.

Rocky Planets

Kyla Steinkraus (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179614

Our solar system is made up of the millions of objects in the sky above us, including the Sun, moon, stars, and planets. This book examines the four planets closest to the Sun, known as the rocky planets. All four planets are described with facts about their atmospheres, landscapes, orbits, and Fun Facts that give additional information about each of these rocky planets! This book will allow students to use observations of the Sun, moon, and stars to describe patterns that can be predicted.

Giant Gas Planets

Kyla Steinkraus (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179621

The four planets farthest from the Sun are called the gas giants. Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are different from the other planets in our solar system. They are not solid, but are made of liquids and clouds of gas with gravity pulling it all together into a planet shape. Learn facts about the climate, gases, size, and other quirky things each of these planets possess. This book isnt filled with hot air! Pull out your telescope and see if you can observe one of these planets. This book will allow students to understand that patterns in the natural world can be observed, used to describe phenomena, and used as evidence.

Dwarf Planets

Nadia Higgins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179638

Five and counting! So far, astronomers have discovered five dwarf planets in our solar system. Pluto, which was once thought of as the ninth planet, is today classified as a dwarf planet. This book looks at the dwarf planets characteristics, size, and orbital patterns, as well as the three rules scientists follow to identify these tiny, round space objects. Every day new discoveries are being made. Who knows how many dwarf planets we will find in the future! This book will allow students to understand that patterns in the natural world can be observed, used to describe phenomena, and used as evidence.

Solar Systems

Nadia Higgins (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179645

Our closest solar system is about 10 light years away. It has two main types of planets. Some are rocky and small, like planet Earth, while others are huge balls of gas, like Jupiter. Astronomers once thought our solar system was the one and only. But now we know of hundreds of solar systems. One may even have a planet like Earth! Just maybe, these alien worlds could host life, like our own amazing planet. This book allows students to use observations of the Sun, Moon, and stars to describe patterns that can be predicted.

What Happens When You Flush?

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627178907

Have you ever thought about what really happens when you flush a toilet? In this book, students will learn all about this quirky subject and the different parts of this simple machine. From the bowl, the tank, the handle, and stopper, students will learn about something we all do on a daily basis but dont really ever think about. So, next time you flush, youll know exactly what happens! This book will allow students to develop a simple sketch, drawing, or physical model to illustrate how the shape of an object helps it function as needed to solve a given problem.