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Boomerangs

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963674

In Boomerangs, early fluent readers explore the physics behind this flying toy. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they explore how a straight throw can make a boomerang fly a curved path. An infographic explains a boomerang's flight path, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about boomerangs using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Boomerangs also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Slides

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963704

In Slides, early fluent readers explore the physics behind this popular piece of playground equipment. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they explore how a slide works. An infographic explores the difference between kinetic and potential energy, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about slides using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Slides also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Trampolines

Jenny Fretland VanVoorst (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963711

In Trampolines, early fluent readers explore the physics behind this popular backyard toy. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage young readers as they explore how a trampoline works. An infographic explores the behavior of a trampoline's springs, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about trampolines using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Trampolines also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Stadium

Matt Mullins (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781602796966

This title discusses how sports stadiums are built, including engineering, design and construction.

How Did They Build That? Water Park

Nancy Robinson Masters (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800204

Tall, twisting slides, gigantic wave pools, and powerful waterfalls are all common sights at a water park. Readers will find out what it takes to plan and build these fun places.

What Should I Do? At the Pool

Wil Mara (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800648

Readers learn the potential dangers of swimming and learn how to avoid injury.

How Does It Fly? Glider

Nancy Robinson Masters (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800808

Find out how these interesting vehicles can fly without engines.

Think Like a Scientist in the Gym

Christine Taylor-Butler (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610801713

Complete a variety of fun science experiments using basic gym equipment.

How Does It Fly? Hot Air Balloon

Nancy Robinson Masters (author)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781610800761

Find out how these beautiful balloons float through the air and discover what makes them fly.

Soccer: Math on the Field

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234171

Discover how math applies to the game of soccer, from the length of the field to the calculation of players' stats.

Hockey: Math at the Rink

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234324

Discover how math applies to the game of hockey, from the length of the rink to the calculation of players' stats.

Football: Math on the Gridiron

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234164

Discover how math applies to the game of football, from the length of the field to the calculation of players' stats.

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.

Basketball: Math on the Court

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234157

Discover how math applies to the game of basketball, from the length of the court to the calculation of players' stats.

Baseball: Math at the Ballpark

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234140

Discover how math applies to the game of baseball, from the distance between the bases to the calculation of players' stats.

Auto Racing: Math at the Racetrack

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234317

Discover how math applies to the auto racing world, from the distance around the track to the calculation of drivers' stats.

Start Sweating! A Kids' Guide to Being Active

Rachelle Kreisman (author), Tim Haggerty (illustrator)

Publisher: Red Chair Press LLC ISBN: 9781937529659

There are many ways to be active. Some ways are good for you and keep you healthy. Learn why it is important to be active and discover the fun in sweating for a healthy body.

Roller Coasters

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963025

In Roller Coasters, early fluent readers will learn how roller coasters are engineered to keep thrill seekers safe while giving them an exciting ride. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they explore the built world around them. An infographic illustrates the physics principles that make roller coasters work, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about roller coasters using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Roller Coasters also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Stadiums

Rebecca Pettiford (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781624963018

In Stadiums, early fluent readers will learn how stadiums are designed to provide the best possible experiences for performers and spectators alike. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they explore the built world around them. An infographic illustrates how stadium roofs manage sound, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more about stadiums using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Stadiums also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, a glossary, and an index.

Monster Vehicles

Derek Zobel (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114194

Many kinds of vehicles can be made into monster vehicles. Monster trucks are the most popular, but there are also monster motorcycles, cars, and vans! Readers will explore the history of these giants and see the variety of monster vehicles being built today.

Motocross Cycles

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114200

Motocross racing and moto-X freestyle both require these versatile cycles. Students will learn about the origin of motocross cycles, how they are modified for racing or freestyle, and how they are used in competitions.

Snowmobiles

Denny Von Finn (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114231

Snowmobiles are powerful machines that can be used for recreation or work. Readers will explore the history of snowmobiles and the technology behind these fast, snow-crossing vehicles.

Sprint Cars

Denny Von Finn (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114255

Sprint cars are small, speedy race cars that can be raced on paved or dirt tracks. They can move at over 140 miles per hour! Readers will explore the history of these compact, high-powered speed machines.

Stock Cars

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114262

NASCAR has become one of the most popular sports in the country. The high speeds and tight racing draws thousands of fans to stadiums all across the United States. Students will learn about the vehicles that make incredible speed and excitement possible.

Tuner Cars

Jack David (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114279

Working on cars has always been a great hobby. A combination of horsepower and sleek performance, tuner cars are a thrill to drive. Kids will learn how tuner car owners tweak the engine, body, and accessories of their vehicles to make for one cool ride.