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Follow along as a researcher observes and makes journal entries about their field trip through the Amazon rain forest ecosystem. Outstanding photographs highlight the animals, plants, and people that inhabit the world's largest tropical rain forest stretching across eight countries in South America. Simple graphs show how much the rain forest has changed, and the final report describes efforts being made to preserve it.
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Healing Plants introduces readers to plants around the world that we can use to help heal. From their flowers, fruits, and leaves all the way to their roots, readers will be fascinated with these plantsâ€™ abilities to heal!
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In many ways Washington, DC is the heart of our nation. There are many important buildings and monuments. The White House, the Supreme Court, and the Lincoln Memorial are just a few of the sights to see. People like to visit our nation's capital because it is a window to our past. Colorful images, supporting text, a glossary, table of contents, and index all work together to help readers better understand the content and be fully engaged from cover to cover.
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From streams to oceans, tide pools to rivers, water is all around us! Beginning readers explore different bodies of water in this nonfiction reader. Clear, informational text and engaging photos will educate and intrigue readers simultaneously!
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Jovita se est preparando para una noche fascinante; es hora de contar murcilagos! Los murcilagos siempre han sido una bienvenida presencia durante los veranos en la granja de la familia. Pero, a travs de los aos, los nmeros han disminudo ya que muchos de ellos, han contrado el sndrome de la narz blanca en esa rea. Jovita y su familia cuentan los murcilagos y envan los nmeros a los cientficos que los estudian para ver si la poblacin de los murcilagos se puede recuperar. En una noche de verano, la familia se mueve muy sigilosamente sobre el terreno para observar el cielo y poder contar a los visitantes a su granja.
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This engaging title introduces readers to the science of light waves. Relatable examples, accessible text, and a creative design challenge help readers discover the properties of light waves and their essential role in seeing our world.
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This Level 3 guided reader introduces basic facts about beluga whales, including their physical characteristics, diet, and habitat. Simple callouts ask the student to think in new ways, supporting inquiry-based reading. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words.
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Many holidays and festivals celebrated in the United States honor religious events and important dates or people in the country's history. This interesting book shows how Americans celebrate holidays and family occasions, as well as the traditions of the cultures from which their families first came.
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In 1944 a vacant army base in upstate New York became the temporary home of over 900 men, women and children who had fled Europe towards the end of World War II. With little more than the clothing on their backs, Rebekkah and her mother are just two of the many refugees who come to live in the camp. Adjusting to a strange new world and a new language, Rebekkah puts aside her own fears to try and recreate tiny bits of home for her mother. A fictional story based on the real-life experiences of surviving refugees, Rebekkah's Journey shares the illuminating story of one refugee's arrival on America's shores.
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Shapes by the Sea takes readers on an trip to the seaside, pointing out the many familiar shapes they encounter at the beach and underwater. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text engage emergent readers as they hunt for shapes by the sea. A labeled diagram helps readers identify shapes in a beach scene, while a picture glossary reinforces new vocabulary. Children can learn more about shapes online using our safe search engine that provides relevant, age-appropriate websites. Shapes by the Sea also features reading tips for teachers and parents, a table of contents, and an index. Shapes by the Sea is part of Jump!'s Shape Hunters series.
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A los niÃ±os les gustarÃ¡ aprender acerca del mundo de los insectos en Â¡A volar con la multiplicaciÃ³n! Siguiendo los pasos de Â¿QuÃ© hay de nuevo en el ZoolÃ³gico? (sumas) y Â¿CuÃ¡l es la diferencia? (restas), este libro en rima enseÃ±a la multiplicaciÃ³n de tal manera que harÃ¡ que los niÃ±os â€œte enchinchenâ€ para que les des mÃ¡s. Junto con hechos divertidos, los lectores multiplicarÃ¡n con una variedad de insectos, incluyendo luciÃ©rnagas, saltamontes, mariposas luna, libÃ©lulas, hormigas, abejas melÃferas, mariquitas, chinches piratas, insectos palo, mariposas y salivazos.
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Bailey Beaver learns a painful lesson about keeping his teeth healthy. Personal Health: Caring for Your Teeth.