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JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General

Adventures in Memory ™ — eBook Set

From the Series Adventures in Memory ™

Set

Adventures in Memory™ is designed to entertain while helping kids in grades 4-6 memorize the facts they need to know for school. This is one UNFORGETTABLE series! Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $159.96
  • Your Price: $119.97
  • 4 titles

Assassins, Traitors, and Spies

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

James Bond may be one of the good guys, but the spies in this book definitely aren't—nor are the traitors and assassins! Crack open this book to uncover more secrets about history's most… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 327.12092'2

A Visit to the Museum

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Places We Go

What do you know about history? A museum is a place where you can learn more about history, art, and culture. Discover what a museum has to offer with carefully leveled text and full-color… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.4
  • Dewey: 069
Fall 2018

Bumba Books ™ — Past and Present — eBook Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

Set

This carefully leveled text compares and contrasts everyday objects and places from the past and the present. Readers will see handwritten letters compared to text messages, candle-lit… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 6 titles
Fall 2018

Bumba Books ™ — Past and Present — Library Bound Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

Set

This carefully leveled text compares and contrasts everyday objects and places from the past and the present. Readers will see handwritten letters compared to text messages, candle-lit… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.90
  • Your Price: $119.93
  • 6 titles
Fall 2018

Bumba Books ™ — Past and Present — Paperback Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

Set

This carefully leveled text compares and contrasts everyday objects and places from the past and the present. Readers will see handwritten letters compared to text messages, candle-lit… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $53.94
  • Your Price: $51.24
  • 6 titles

Bumba Books ™ — Places We Go — eBook Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Places We Go

Set

What are the important places that make up a community? Explore the fire station, the library, the zoo, and many more fun places, through carefully leveled text and vivid pictures. The… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 6 titles

Bumba Books ™ — Places We Go — Library Bound Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Places We Go

Set

What are the important places that make up a community? Explore the fire station, the library, the zoo, and many more fun places, through carefully leveled text and vivid pictures. The… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.90
  • Your Price: $119.93
  • 6 titles

Bumba Books ™ — Places We Go — Paperback Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Places We Go

Set

What are the important places that make up a community? Explore the fire station, the library, the zoo, and many more fun places, through carefully leveled text and vivid pictures. The… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $53.94
  • Your Price: $51.24
  • 6 titles

Children of the Past: Archaeology and the Lives of Kids

Do you have much in common with kids from long ago? Sure, their clothes and homes looked different. They ate different food and might not have ever gone to school. But they also made art—just… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 305.2309/01
Fall 2018

Communication Past and Present

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

From handwritten letters to typed text messages, this carefully leveled text compares and contrasts communication of the past to communication of the present! Colorful photographs engage… Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 302.2/09

Communication Then and Now

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now

Briefly describes how communication in the United States has changed through the years. Read More →

  • Dewey: 302.2'0973

Deadly Bloody Battles

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Deadly and Dangerous

Can you imagine being one of just three hundred soldiers from ancient Greece pitted against an army of thousands? Or wading through muddy, lice-infested trenches in World War I while bombs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 355.4'7

Did Castles Have Bathrooms?: And Other Questions about the Middle Ages

From the Series Is That a Fact?

Knights in armor weighed so much that they had to be lifted onto their horses. Medieval barbers doubled as dentists. Robin Hood stole from the rich to give to the poor. You may have heard… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 909.07

Did Greek Soldiers Really Hide Inside the Trojan Horse?: And Other Questions about the Ancient World

From the Series Is That a Fact?

Egyptians made their pet cats into mummies. The Greeks invented the idea of going to school. Julius Caesar's last words were "Et tu, Brute?" You may have heard these common sayings or beliefs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 930.1

First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now — eBook Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now

Set

Historical and modern-day photographs interspersed throughout these books clearly illustrate how aspects of daily life change over time, while simple text shows readers how to compare and… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $143.96
  • Your Price: $107.97
  • 4 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now — Paperback Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now

Set

Historical and modern-day photographs interspersed throughout these books clearly illustrate how aspects of daily life change over time, while simple text shows readers how to compare and… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $33.20
  • Temporarily out of stock
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Flash Points — Library Bound Set

From the Series Flash Points

Set

Flash Points is a high/low nonfiction series that showcases critical turning points in history, with subjects ranging from space exploration to civil rights. Each Flash Points title focuses… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Freedom from Fear

From the Series The Four Freedoms

When World War II broke out in Europe, it was the beginning of a race to build bombs and war machines. Following the war, a new "arms race" began between the U.S. and the Soviet Union. Today… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 341.7

Freedom from Want

From the Series The Four Freedoms

"Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" is a quote from the U.S. Constitution most Americans know by heart. The right to have a healthy peacetime life-- to be free from want, hunger… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 344.73

Freedom of Speech and Expression

From the Series The Four Freedoms

Protected by the Bill of Rights, the freedom of speech and expression is one of the most cherished rights possessed by citizens of the United States. Explore why this right is important to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 342.73

Freedom to Worship

From the Series The Four Freedoms

The North American colonies were a safe haven for Pilgrims seeking the freedom to worship in their own way. The freedom to worship, or not, is a sacred right protected by the First Amendment… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 342.73

From Assembly Lines to Home Offices: How Work Has Changed

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Comparing Past and Present

Many people use computers to work from home and other places. And special equipment makes work safer than in the past. But long ago, computers didn’t exist. Safety equipment hadn’t been… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: 331

From Chalkboards to Computers: How Schools Have Changed

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Comparing Past and Present

Many kids take backpacks to school. Many teachers write on dry-erase boards or use computers. But long ago, these tools didn’t exist. Students carried their books with book straps. Teachers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: 371