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Pulleys

Katie Marsico (author), Reginald Butler (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733423

Readers learn how this simple machine makes it easier to lift and lower objects. They learn about fixed and movable pulleys and when it is best to use each. By the end of the book, readers know the difference between complex and simple machines and how pulleys are used in everyday life to make work easier.

Push and Pull! Learn About Magnets

Julia Vogel (author), Jane Yamada (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609731175

Amazing magnets are everywhere--on the refrigerator and inside machines and toys. Even Earth is a giant magnet! A magnet can be strong enough to lift a car. But magnets work only in a certain way. This simple, colorful book explores the attractive power of magnets.

Orange Juice Before the Store

Ryan Jacobson (author), Dan McGeehan (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731870

Explains how oranges are grown and harvested; discusses how oranges are turned into orange juice and packaged at a factory; and how orange juice becomes available to consumers.

Oviraptor

Susan H. Gray (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542733

Oviraptor's name means 'egg thief.' Learn why scientists made a mistake when they named this dinosaur!

Peanut Butter Before the Store

Jan Bernard (author), Dan McGeehan (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731887

Explains how peanuts are farmed and harvested; discusses how peanuts are turned into peanut butter and packaged at the factory; and how peanut butter becomes available to consumers.

Pencils Before the Store

Rachel Lynette (author), Dan McGeehan (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731894

Explains how wood is cut and milled; discusses how graphite is produced and pencils are assembled at a factory; and how pencils become available to consumers.

Pianos

Cynthia Amoroso (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609543495

A very simple introduction to pianos, their history, what they sound like, what they look like, and how they are played.

Plug It In! Learn About Electricity

Julia Vogel (author), Jane Yamada (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609731151

What is electricity? How is it made? How does it end up in your house? This simple, colorful book teaches kids about the force that powers our world.

Neptune

L. L. Owens (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609735586

A basic introduction to the planet Neptune, its size, composition, and place within our solar system.

Measuring Volume

Julia Vogel (author), Luanne Marten (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733508

In this book, readers learn what volume is and why and how it is measured. They learn about the US customary system and the metric system, where each is used, and the units of measurement in each system. Readers also learn about volumes of liquids and solids.

Measuring Weight

Julia Vogel (author), Luanne Marten (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733515

In this book, readers learn what gravity is and how it impacts weight. They learn about the US customary system and the metric system, where each is used, and the units of measurement in each system. Readers also learn about balances, scales, and estimating weights.

Mercury

L. L. Owens (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609735579

A basic introduction to the planet Mercury, its size, composition, and place within our solar system.

Measuring Temperature

Julia Vogel (author), Luanne Marten (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733492

In this book, readers learn what temperature is and why and how it is measured. They learn about the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales and where each is used. Readers learn about thermometers and how they help us in everyday life--from taking body temperatures to regulating how cool or warm our homes are.

Mars

L. L. Owens (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609735562

A basic introduction to the planet Mars, its size, composition, and place within our solar system.

Maiasaura

Susan H. Gray (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542726

Maisaura's name means 'good mother lizard.' Find out why scientists believe these dinosaurs were such good moms.

Let It Blow! Learn About Air

Julia Vogel (author), Jane Yamada (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609731137

Air may be invisible, but it's a powerful force all around us. Air makes wind. It carries sound and smells. It lets us breathe. This simple, colorful book teaches kids all about amazing air.

Levers

Katie Marsico (author), Reginald Butler (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733416

Readers learn how this simple machine makes it easier to lift, lower, and open things. They learn the three types of levers: first-class, second-class, and third-class. By the end of the book, readers know the difference between complex and simple machines and how levers are used in everyday life to make work easier.

Locust Migration

L. E. Carmichael (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731771

Explains how locusts live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists threats locusts may face on their migration.

Jupiter

L. L. Owens (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609735555

A basic introduction to the planet Jupiter, its size, composition, and place within our solar system.

Inclined Planes

Katie Marsico (author), Reginald Butler (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733409

Readers learn how this simple machine makes it easier to move things to different levels. They learn how flatter slopes use less effort than steeper slopes. By the end of the book, readers know the difference between complex and simple machines and how inclined planes are used in everyday life to make lifting and lowering objects easier.

Ice Cream Before the Store

Jan Bernard (author), Dan McGeehan (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731863

Explains where milk comes from and other main ingredients in ice cream; discusses how those ingredients are processed and packaged as ice cream; and how ice cream becomes available to consumers.

Iguanodon

Susan H. Gray (author), Robert Squier (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542719

Iguanodon was one of the first dinosaurs that had the ability to chew its food. Learn more facts about this unique and very social dinosaur in this interesting book.

How an e-Book Works

Amanda StJohn (author), Bob Ostrom (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733799

Learn along with Opal Owl and Stew Rabbit how to find, check out, and return e-books from a library using an e-reader.

How to Find Information Online

Amanda StJohn (author), Bob Ostrom (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733775

Watch as Opal Owl and Stew Rabbit learn to use search engines to find information online, evaluate online resources, and discover the difference between fact and opinion.

Footballs Before the Store

Rachel Lynette (author), Dan McGeehan (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731849

Explains how leather and other materials are used in football production; discusses how materials are put together to make footballs in a factory; and how footballs become available to consumers.