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BISAC Subject JNF051000

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals or Technology)

The Pumpkin Book

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"Narrator Polly Collier is very good. Her strong, clear voice makes her sound much like a teacher, and I appreciated her explanation to young listeners that she would be reading the text… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2

The Redwood Forests

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Have you ever seen a tree as wide as a house? What about one taller than a skyscraper? Get ready to explore the gigantic trees in the Redwood Forests! These amazing forests are located along… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 585'.2

The Rocky Mountains

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Did you know that the Rocky Mountains range is more than 3,000 miles long? It stretches all the way from Canada in the north to New Mexico in the south. Some people call them the "Backbone of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 917.8

The Sky Stirs Up Trouble: Tornadoes

From the Series Bel the Weather Girl

Tornado siren! Bel the Weather Girl and Dylan head to the basement. Dylan is scared the house will blow away! But soon the storm passes. Some storms make tornadoes, and some don't. Bel says… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 551.55'3

The Solar System through Infographics

From the Series Super Science Infographics

The enormous facts about our solar system can make your head spin! You hear about huge distances (like the 483 million miles separating the sun and Jupiter), huge timelines (it's been 14… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 523.2

The Space Shuttle

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

A fun introduction to an in-the-news vehicle, the space shuttle. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this title describes how the space shuttle is launched into orbit and how astronauts… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 629.44'1

Triceratops

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Beasts

Triceratops is one of the most iconic dinosaurs, but you might not know everything about this dinosaur . . . for example, did you know it had a birdlike beak? This book can help readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 567.915/8

Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ™) — eBook Set

From the Series Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Readers will eat up these fun and browseable titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information! Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $219.95
  • Your Price: $164.96
  • 5 titles

Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ™) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ® )

Set

Readers will eat up these fun and browseable titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information! Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $146.60
  • Your Price: $109.95
  • 5 titles

Tundra Food Webs in Action

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Is a Food Web?

Moose, lemmings, owls, wolves, bumblebees, and grizzly bears are some of the many animals that make up a tundra food web. But did you know that worms, beetles, mushrooms, and bacteria break… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 577.5'86

Up Close — Library Bound Set

From the Series Up Close

Set

Discover aspects of this amazing world through curious and fascinating up-close photography! Transform the ordinary into something extraordinary with exciting micro and macro photos. This… Read More →

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

Vapor, Rain, and Snow: The Science of Clouds and Precipitation

From the Series Weatherwise

How does a cloud form? When is the best time to see a rainbow in the sky? Why do ice cubes shrink in the freezer? The answers to these questions all involve water. So do the reasons why… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 551.57'6

Velociraptor

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Beasts

Velociraptor was a scrappy scavenger. Did you know it was only about the size of a chicken? Learn about what scientists know about velociraptors in the 21st century. Diagrams, a photo… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 567.912

Vibrations Make Sound

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Light and Sound

Young readers will learn how vibrations make sound that we can hear in this accessible, photo-filled book. Simple text and vibrant photos bring basic science concepts to life and encourage… Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • ATOS: 1.4
  • Dewey: 534

Water Can Be . . .

From the Series Can Be . . . Books

Water can be a . . . • Thirst quencher • Kid drencher • Cloud fluffer • Fire snuffer Find out about the many roles water plays in this poetic exploration of water throughout the year. Read More →

  • Lexile: 310
  • Dewey: 553.7

Weather and Climate through Infographics

From the Series Super Science Infographics

Trying to breeze through weather and climate facts just might cause a brain freeze! You're showered with details about extreme temperatures (Earth's record high is 134°F and record low is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 551.6

Weather Clues in the Sky: Clouds

From the Series Bel the Weather Girl

Look! The sky is getting cloudy. Does that mean light rain, a thunderstorm, or just an overcast day? Dylan hopes their soccer game won't be rained out. Bel the Weather Girl helps her friends… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 551.57'6
Fall 2019

Weird Dinosaurs

From the Series My Favorite Dinosaurs

Meet fascinating dinosaurs sure to be favorites, from the show-stopping Spinosaurus—the largest walking predator from the dinosaur era—all the way to the weird-looking Stegosaurus. Readers… Read More →

Whales

From the Series Animal Lives

Learn all about the amazing world of whales, and follow their lives from calf to adult. Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 599.5

What Is a Gas?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter

What Is a Gas? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a discription of gases, and examples of how gases can change into different states of matter. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 530.4'3

What Is a Liquid?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter

What Is a Liquid? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a description of liquids, and examples of how liquids can change into different states of matter. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 530.4'2

What Is a Scientist?

From the Series What Is...?

Simple text and full-color photographs depict children engaged in various activities that make up the scientific process. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 502.3

What Is a Solid?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter

What Is a Solid? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a description of solids, and examples of how solids can change into different states of matter. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.6

When the Sun Shines on Antarctica: And Other Poems about the Frozen Continent

Icebergs brighten as the sky peels itself of darkness and stretches awake. . . . Welcome, Summer. We've been waiting for you. Experience summer like you've never experienced it… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • Dewey: 508.989