BISAC Subject JUV029000

JUVENILE FICTION / Science & Nature / General

The Flow of Water

From the Series Science Storybooks

After reading this book kids will understand the different forms that water takes and how it circulates. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 550

The Great Powers of Nature: Natural Disasters

From the Series Science Storybooks

Sometimes natural disasters happen, such as droughts, floods, and volcanic eruptions. What causes these disasters? How can we prepare for them? Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 507

The Journey of Seeds: Seed Propagation

From the Series Science Storybooks

Flowers produce seed pods, and when the seeds are ripe, they are released from the pod. How do they find their way to a place where they will grow? Find the answer by traveling with the seeds. Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 500
Fall 2019

The Little Penguin

From the Series Let's Look at Animal Habitats (Pull Ahead Readers — Fiction)

Follow a little penguin through its day on the ice. Pair this sweet, illustrated fiction story with its nonfiction companion book, Polar Animals. Read More →

  • Lexile: 200
  • ATOS: 1.2
  • Dewey: 428.6/2

The Space Rock Mystery: Rocks & Minerals

From the Series Science Solves It! ®

“This rock is totally from outer space!” At least that’s what Kaleo thinks when he picks up an amazing rock on the beach. Finding out more will lead him and his sister, Leia, on an adventure… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: [Fic]

This Hole, That Hole: Different Holes Found in Nature

From the Series Science Storybooks

Explore the mystery of holes in nature made by various creatures. Who make these holes? How do they make the holes? Why do they make the holes? Read More →

  • Lexile: 330
  • Dewey: 591.5

Tu B'Shevat Is Coming!

A family and their adorable dog celebrate the kid-friendly holiday of Tu B'Shevat, the birthday of trees! Read More →

  • Lexile: 340
  • Dewey: [E]

Twinkle Twinkle!: Insect Life Cycle

From the Series Science Storybooks

Twinkle, Twinkle! is about the life cycle of insects. Insects have four stages in their life cycle: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. This book vividly shows the life cycle of fireflies that… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 500
Fall 2019

Up the Tree

From the Series Let's Look at Animal Habitats (Pull Ahead Readers — Fiction)

What happens when five little monkeys climb up a tree? Only one will reach the top! Pair this illustrated fiction story with its nonfiction companion book, Under the Rain Forest Canopy. Read More →

  • Lexile: 210
  • Dewey: 428.6/2

Welcome to the Seashore: Seashore Creatures

From the Series Science Storybooks

The seashore is densely populated with a variety of sea creatures, relying on their environment.This book provides fascinating information how these creatures feed and interact. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 577.7

What a Beautiful World!: The Earth's Layers

From the Series Science Storybooks

Our world is big, beautiful, and amazing. Let's look at our lovely world by zooming down from outer space and into the ground. Then we'll travel further down to the bottom of the sea. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 507
Spring 2020

What Are Shadows?: Shadow

From the Series Science Storybooks

A boy wants to know what shadows are. Discover interesting facts about shadows along with him: what makes a shadow, how does a shadow get bigger, what the colors of a shadow mean, and more. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 535

What Can Tails Do?: Tails

From the Series Science Storybooks

Why do animals have tails? This book answers that question in an easy and enjoyable way by examining the various ways animals use their tails for survival. It also shows how humans can do all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: 591.4

When the River Ran Backward

From the Series Adventures in Time

Fifteen-year-old Laurel Mawston has just moved to the Mississippi River town of New Madrid with her parents and brother when disaster strikes. A series of terrible earthquakes devastate New… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Where Has the Moon Gone?

Two little mice love to look at the moon. One morning, they wonder where the moon goes during the day, so they decide to search for it. What will they find—an orange, a balloon, or the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [E]

Where Is That Fly?: Carnivorous Plants

From the Series Science Storybooks

Some plants have special features that catch insects. Such plants are called "carnivorous plants." Learn about these special plants in this eye-catching book. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 500

Why Is It Rusty?: Oxidation

From the Series Science Storybooks

Yun wants to cut some paper, but her scissors won't cut. The scissors are rusty. What makes the scissors rusty? Let's find out why some metals rust and learn how to keep things from rusting. Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 540