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Electricians

Gary Sprott (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639868

Let's put the spotlight on the exciting world of electricians! With Skilled Trade Careers: Electricians, you'll discover how these skilled workers keep homes and towns operating at full power. Find out why “green energy” and amazing technology is changing the work of these professionals, and learn how you can pursue a career in this in-demand field!

HVAC Techs

Gary Sprott (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639882

Keeping things not too hot and not too cold—that’s the tricky task of HVAC techs! Discover how these trained professionals help keep homes cool in summer and cozy in winter, food fresh, and the planet from getting too warm. Learn how you can pursue a career in this in-demand field!

Mechanics

Gary Sprott (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639875

Get revved up about the world of mechanics! With Skilled Trade Careers: Mechanics, you'll discover how these highly skilled workers keep cars, boats, planes, and more running. Find out how they use computers, diagrams, and powerful tools to diagnose problems and make repairs, and learn how you can pursue a career in this in-demand field!

Plumbers

Gary Sprott (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639844

Let's explore the fascinating work of plumbers! With Skilled Trade Careers: Plumbers, you'll discover how these professionals use their skills and training to solve mysteries, repair problems, and keep our communities clean and healthy. Learn how you can pursue a career in this in-demand field!

Welders

Gary Sprott (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639899

Spark your interest in the high-tech world of welders, where you’ll find torches, lasers, and robots! Discover how these skilled tradespeople use special training and tools to keep ships afloat, planes aloft, and buildings standing strong. Learn how you can pursue a career in this in-demand field!

Design and Build It to Go

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640048

From down on the ground to way up in the sky, we like to be on the go! But what makes cars drive and airplanes fly? In My Engineering Library: Design and Build It to Go, you'll learn about what engineers think about to build vehicles that go.

Design and Build It to Help

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640055

We all need help sometimes. Someone might need help hearing. Police might need help solving a crime. Even Earth needs help! In My Engineering Library: Design and Build It to Help, you'll learn about how engineering designs help people every day.

Design and Build It to Play

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640062

People love to play! From zooming down roller coasters to riding bikes, we like to be in motion. In My Engineering Library: Design and Build It to Play, you'll learn about how engineers use science to increase safety and fun for roller coasters, zip lines, helmets, and more.

Fire Investigators

Madison Capitano (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639707

You might think that fire burns away most evidence, but not for fire investigators. Forest fires? Suspected arson? A car explosion? Don't worry, Fire Investigators are on the case!

Forensic Scientists

Madison Capitano (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639714

These dedicated scientists work with law enforcement to catch criminals and save the day! Mystery DNA? Creepy crawly evidence? Suspicious substances? Don’t worry, Forensic Scientists are on the case!

K-9 Units

Madison Capitano (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639653

Dogs can use their keen sense of smell to help law enforcement as part of teams called K-9 units. A mysterious bag in an airport? A car full of hidden drugs? A missing body in the woods? Don’t worry, K-9 Units are on the case!

Medical Examiners

Madison Capitano (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639691

Finding forensic evidence, examining murder victims, and identifying injuries are all in a day’s work for these death investigators. Dead bodies need doctors too, and Medical Examiners are on the case!

Make It Move

Marla Conn (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639431

There are many ways to make things move. Let’s discover how we can push and pull to set things in motion! Ready for Science: Make It Move, a 16-page book for readers in prekindergarten to grade 2, helps emerging readers develop proficient literacy skills while learning about force and motion.

Reuse It!

Marla Conn (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639615

Do not throw that thing in the trash. Reuse it! Reusing items helps Earth and keeps garbage out of landfills. Ready for Science: Reuse It!, a 16-page book for readers in prekindergarten to grade 2, helps emerging readers develop proficient literacy skills while learning about how to reuse everyday objects to reduce waste and help planet Earth.

Science Tools

Marla Conn (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639462

A microscope, a telescope, a thermometer, a beaker – let's explore these science tools, and more, that help us learn about the world around us! Ready for Science: Science Tools, a 16-page book for readers in prekindergarten to grade 2, helps emerging readers develop proficient literacy skills while learning about the tools used in science.

Where Is the Gas?

Marla Conn (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639479

Gas is everywhere. But what is it, and where can you find it? Ready for Science: Where is the Gas?, a 16-page book for readers in prekindergarten to grade 2, helps emerging readers develop proficient literacy skills while learning about one state of matter – gas!

A World of Water

Lisa J. Amstutz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639967

We live in a water-filled world. Water is all around us, and even inside us! In My Earth and Space Science Library: A World of Water, you'll learn more about Earth's bodies of water and how water flows through the water cycle.

Changes on Earth

Lisa J. Amstutz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639974

Earth is constantly changing. Some of these changes happen in the blink of an eye. Some take place over millions of years. In My Earth and Space Science Library: Changes on Earth, you'll learn more about the fast and slow changes happening all around us.

Land Tour

Lisa J. Amstutz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639998

The land on Earth can be high, low, bumpy, flat, and everything in between. In My Earth and Space Science Library: Land Tour, you'll learn all about the landforms that cover Earth's surface and the forces that create them.

Protecting Our Planet

Lisa J. Amstutz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731639981

Earth is our home, but its health is in danger! In My Earth and Space Science Library: Protecting Our Planet, you'll learn more about the threats facing Earth and how you can help protect our planet.

Seasons and the Sun

Lisa J. Amstutz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640017

New buds sprout. Leaves turn green. Leaves turn gold. Snowflakes fall. Why do seasons change? Hint: It's all about the sun! In My Earth and Space Science Library: Seasons and the Sun, you'll learn about the different seasons and how Earth’s tilt toward the sun causes the seasons to change.

Watching the Weather

Lisa J. Amstutz (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640000

What's the weather like today? What's the weather like throughout the year? In My Earth and Space Science Library: Watching the Weather, you'll learn about types of weather in places all over planet Earth, including common and severe weather events, and the difference between weather and climate.

Design and Build It Below

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640031

What's going on under the ground? There are pipes, tunnels, and even roads underneath us! How do they get built down there? In My Engineering Library: Design and Build It Below, you'll learn how engineers design and build underground utilities, tunnels, and bridge foundations.

Design and Build It Higher

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640024

Look up! Structures stretch high into the sky. But what happens during strong winds or earthquakes? In My Engineering Library: Design and Build It Higher, you'll learn about the methods engineers use to prevent tall structures from failing.

Design and Build It in the Dirt

Nikole Brooks Bethea (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781731640079

Dirt is everywhere! It's under buildings, roads, and sidewalks. How does dirt need to be moved and shaped before structures can be built? In My Engineering Library: Design and Build It in the Dirt, you'll learn about what engineers think about when building in the dirt!