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BISAC Subject JNF052020

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / Customs, Traditions, Anthropology

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Comparing Past and Present — eBook Set

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

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: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles

My Family Celebrates Christmas

From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)

Christmas is a time for celebrating family, but there are many traditions that make Christmas special. Critical thinking questions paired with back matter photos help young readers learn all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 394.2663

My Family Celebrates Day of the Dead

From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)

Day of the Dead is a holiday when families celebrate their loved ones who have died. Learn all about the customs of this holiday with text feature questions. Extend learning with a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 394.266

My Family Celebrates Halloween

From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)

Why do we dress up on Halloween? Why do we carve pumpkins? Learn all about the history of this holiday with short text and engaging illustrations. Critical thinking questions encourage… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 394.2646

My Family Celebrates Hanukkah

From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)

Spin the dreidel! Eat some latkes! Learn all about why people celebrate Hanukkah through bright illustrations, recall questions, and charming text. Extend learning with photos in the back matter. Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 296.4/35

My Family Celebrates Kwanzaa

From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)

Kwanzaa traces its origins to the American Civil Rights era. Critical thinking questions and fast facts prompt young readers to engage with this fun narrative and learn all about Kwanzaa. Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 394.2612

My Family Celebrates Thanksgiving

From the Series Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories ™)

Turkey! Mashed potatoes! Pie! These things help make Thanksgiving great, but the holiday is about much more than eating. Learn all about the origins of Thanksgiving and why it's celebrated. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 394.2649

Native Peoples of California

From the Series North American Indian Nations

California is a land of varied landscapes, climates, and cultures. Before Europeans arrived in North America, more than twenty independent American Indian groups lived in this region. Their… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • Dewey: 979.4004'97

Native Peoples of the Arctic

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Long before Europeans explored the lands and waters above the Arctic Circle, several Inuit groups lived in this harsh, snowy landscape. They spoke different languages and developed unique… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • Dewey: 970.004/9712

Native Peoples of the Great Basin

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Long before Europeans came to the harsh landscape of the Great Basin, many nations of American Indians lived in the region. They had their own languages and cultures, and they knew how to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 979

Native Peoples of the Northeast

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Long before the United States existed as a nation, the Northeast region was home to more than thirty independent American Indian groups. Each group had its own language, political system, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 974

Native Peoples of the Northwest

From the Series North American Indian Nations

A thin strip of land and islands makes up the Pacific Northwest coast of the United States and Canada. This region has long been home to many groups of native peoples who spoke different… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 979.5004/97

Native Peoples of the Plains

From the Series North American Indian Nations

A long time ago, before the Plains region of the United States was divided up into states such as Nebraska, Colorado, and Wyoming, this land was home to American Indians. Twenty-eight unique… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • Dewey: 978.004'97

Native Peoples of the Plateau

From the Series North American Indian Nations

When explorers and traders moved west across the United States in the 1800s, they found many nations of American Indians already living in the Plateau region near the Columbia River. These… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 979.5/03

Native Peoples of the Southeast

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Who were the first people to call the southeastern United States home? Long before Europeans came to the region, American Indian nations lived off the rich and varied land. These peoples had… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 975.004'97

Native Peoples of the Southwest

From the Series North American Indian Nations

When Spanish explorers came to the Southwest region of the United States in the 1600s, they found over 20,000 American Indians already living in the region. These American Indians were part… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 979.004'97

Native Peoples of the Subarctic

From the Series North American Indian Nations

As early as the 1500s, fur traders from Europe began to arrive in the Subarctic region of North America. These traders were greeted by the many groups of native peoples already living in the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 970.004/9712

North American Indian Nations — eBook Set

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Set

Explore the history, culture, and modern-day lifestyles of American Indians living in ten distinct geographic regions of North America. Readers will evaluate the similarities and differences… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $506.50
  • Your Price: $379.88
  • 10 titles

North American Indian Nations — Library Bound Set

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Set

Explore the history, culture, and modern-day lifestyles of American Indians living in ten distinct geographic regions of North America. Readers will evaluate the similarities and differences… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $333.20
  • Your Price: $249.90
  • 10 titles

North American Indian Nations — Paperback Set

From the Series North American Indian Nations

Set

Explore the history, culture, and modern-day lifestyles of American Indians living in ten distinct geographic regions of North America. Readers will evaluate the similarities and differences… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $99.90
  • Your Price: $94.91
  • 10 titles
Fall 2019

Rituals and Traditions

From the Series Death Uncovered

Hundreds of years ago, Vikings had many elaborate traditions and rituals for funerals. Sometimes these rituals involved the burning of entire ships—and even human sacrifice. And if something… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670

Schools Past and Present

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Past and Present

This carefully leveled text compares and contrasts what schools were like in the past to schools of the present! Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 371

School Then and Now

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Then and Now

Briefly describes how school in the United States has changed through the years, including such topics as transportation, supplies, and subjects taught. Read More →

  • Dewey: 371'.00973

Searchlight Books ™ — Do You Know the Continents? — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Do You Know the Continents?

Set

This series from the well-respected Searchlight Books™ brand will help young readers gain global perspective and understanding through learning about the continents and their distinguishing… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $326.55
  • Your Price: $244.91
  • 7 titles