BISAC Subject JNF051130

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Machinery & Tools

Fall 2019

Let's Look at Diggers and Dumpers

From the Series Mini Mechanics

Readers will be enthralled with large-format photos of the fascinating construction vehicles. The Mini Mechanics characters check out equipment ranging from dump trucks hauling sand to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 621.8/65
Fall 2019

Let's Look at Emergency Vehicles

From the Series Mini Mechanics

This roundup of emergency vehicles not only covers ambulances, fire trucks, and police cars, but also fireboats, lifeboats, search-and-rescue helicopters, and more. Mini Mechanics introduce… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 629.225
Fall 2019

Let's Look at Monster Machines

From the Series Mini Mechanics

Engaging text and large photographs showcase machines so massive, they're monstrous! The Mini Mechanics characters explain key features of each vehicle and how they work. Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 621.8
Fall 2019

Let's Look at Trucks and Tractors

From the Series Mini Mechanics

From tractors pulling plows in fields to big rigs hauling trailers across the country, readers will learn about fascinating vehicles designed to do big jobs. Mini Mechanics characters point… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 629.224

Let's Meet a Construction Worker

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

What do construction workers do? Some lucky kids are about to find out! They visit Mr. Moore, a construction worker who's helping to build a new school. He shows them machines that dig big… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 624.092

Let's Meet a Dentist

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

Have you ever had a toothache? Or gotten your teeth cleaned? Dr. Florez could help you out! She's a dentist, and today she has an office full of curious visitors. They try out her dentist's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 617.6

Let's Meet a Doctor

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

What does a doctor do? These kids have a few ideas. But to learn more, they talk to Dr. Zambil. He tells them how he helps sick or hurt kids feel better. He sees healthy kids to help keep… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 618.92

Let's Meet a Firefighter

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

Are you curious about fire trucks? Firefighting clothes? Hoses and ladders? You're in luck! Firefighter Jim works at the fire department. He knows how to handle all kinds of emergencies. He… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 363.37

Let's Meet a Librarian

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

Are you curious about dinosaurs? Music? Volcanoes? You're in luck! Mr. Field is a librarian. He knows how to find information about all kinds of cool things. He shows the students in Mrs. Ríos Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 020.92

Let's Meet a Police Officer

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

Do you want to learn more about police cars? Police dogs? Other tools the police use? Then it's your lucky day! Officer Gabby is a police officer. She knows how to keep people safe. She shows… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 363.2

Let's Meet a Teacher

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

Whiteboards, computers, and stickers. What do these things have in common? They're all tools Ms. Crawford uses in her job. Ms. Crawford is a fourth grade teacher. She invites a group of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 371.1

Let's Meet a Veterinarian

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Community Helpers

What does a veterinarian do? Let's find out! Dr. Kate is a veterinarian. She visits a school to give Henry, the class guinea pig, a checkup. She shows the class the tools she uses. She tells… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 636.089

Levers

From the Series Early Bird Physics

Do you know what a lever is? How can a lever help you? Through simple experiments and clear explanations, understand how this simple machine functions and how it can make the work that you do easier. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 621.8'11
Fall 2019

Librarian Tools

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Community Helpers Tools of the Trade

Librarians have many tools to help people find books and information at the library. This carefully leveled text with colorful photos and critical-thinking questions will prepare young… Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • Dewey: 022/.9
Fall 2019

Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines — eBook Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines

Set

How do airplanes land on a ship? How fast can fighter jets fly? Readers will love learning about popular military machines. Lively and informative text describes the vehicles' parts, history… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 6 titles
Fall 2019

Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines — Library Bound Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines

Set

How do airplanes land on a ship? How fast can fighter jets fly? Readers will love learning about popular military machines. Lively and informative text describes the vehicles' parts, history… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.90
  • Your Price: $119.93
  • 6 titles
Fall 2019

Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines — Paperback Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Military Machines

Set

How do airplanes land on a ship? How fast can fighter jets fly? Readers will love learning about popular military machines. Lively and informative text describes the vehicles' parts, history… Read More →

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

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — How Vehicles Work — eBook Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — How Vehicles Work

Set

These engaging titles introduce all kinds of vehicles and explain how they work. From fire trucks and trains to big rigs and tanks, this series covers the gamut of high-interest machines. Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — How Vehicles Work — Paperback Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — How Vehicles Work

Set

These engaging titles introduce all kinds of vehicles and explain how they work. From fire trucks and trains to big rigs and tanks, this series covers the gamut of high-interest machines. Read More →

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

Magnifying Glass

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Simple Tools

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  • Dewey: 502'.8'2

Making a Salad: Wedge vs. Inclined Plane

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Simple Machines to the Rescue

Is it easier to move heavy box with an inclined plane or wheels and axles? Readers will see how a group of kids compares two simple machines and decides which one does a better job at… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 621.8

Master Blasters: Working with Explosives in Demolition and Construction

From the Series Get to Work with Science and Technology

When an abandoned 20-story building needs to be safely demolished and reduced to 80,000 tons of rubble, who do you call? Master blasters! These are the engineers who use precisely placed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 690

Measuring Cup

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Simple Tools

Description coming soon... Read More →

  • Dewey: 681'.2

Meet a Community Helper (Early Bird Stories ™) — eBook Set

From the Series Meet a Community Helper (Early Bird Stories ™)

Set

Who are the helpers in your community? From librarians to construction workers, young readers will meet a variety of neighborhood heroes. Each book features critical thinking and recall… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles