Grade 2

Fall 2020

The Salamander's Trial: A Wetland Story

From the Series Green Earth Tales

What happens when a brave salamander gets pushed out of its wetland home? It takes its case to court! But not everyone thinks wetlands are important. A construction manager wants to build a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560

The Salmon's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Did you know adult salmon return to the rivers where they were born? Salmon are migrators! They travel in groups as they make their long migration swim. From egg to fish and out to the open… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 597.5/6

The Schoolchildren's Blizzard

From the Series On My Own History

When nine-year-old Sarah and her little sister, Annie, set out on their way to school on January 12, 1888, they have no idea what their day will hold. The weather’s so warm they go outside to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: [E]

The Science of Cars: A Cars Discovery Book

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Lightning McQueen, Doc Hudson, Smoky and others explore the science of cars. From how a car works to Formula One racing, clear, nonfiction text give all the details. Favorite Cars characters… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 629.222

The Science of Super Powers: An Incredibles Discovery Book

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Can a human ever be as strong as Mr. Incredible—or as fast as Dash? Could you become invisible like Violet? Could your skin and muscles stretch like Elastigirl's? Could anyone become a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 500

The Scrapbooker's Idea Book

From the Series Girl Crafts

Young girls have many things that merit scrapbook status—photos, sports clippings, tickets, found objects, magazine articles, movie star shots, and more. Kathy Ross has come up with some… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.593

The Scroll of Alexandria: A Lottie Lipton Adventure

From the Series The Adventures of Lottie Lipton

Welcome to the British Museum, home to Lottie Lipton: nine-year-old investigator extraordinaire! Sir Trevelyan Taylor, the head curator of the British Museum, wants to sell some rare books… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Search for Antarctic Dinosaurs

From the Series On My Own Science

Rocks, ice, and snow. That is all Dr. William Hammer and his crew can see when they look at the land around them on Earth’s coldest continent. But on top of a mountain, the scientists… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 567.909989
3 titles

The Secret Games of Maximus Todd — Library Bound Set

From the Series The Secret Games of Maximus Todd

Fast-paced, humorous stories for early readers featuring dyslexia-friendly fun artwork and typography. Max might be a bit different, but he deals with issues all kids face: social skills… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $67.96
  • Temporarily out of stock
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Fall 2020

The Secret in the Jelly Bean Jar: Solving Mysteries Through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math

From the Series Jesse Steam Mysteries

Jesse is having problems with her bike, but luckily, there's a local contest to win a bike taking place. To win, Jesse must use math skills to guess how many jelly beans are in a big jar… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: [Fic]
4 titles

The Secret Lives of Insects — eBook Set

The lives and habits of insects can be truly incredible. Some, however, are so gross you probably won’t even want to read about them. Oh. . . . You Do? From a wasp that turns spiders into… Read More →

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

The Secret Lives of Insects — Library Bound Set

The lives and habits of insects can be truly incredible. Some, however, are so gross you probably won’t even want to read about them. Oh. . . . You Do? From a wasp that turns spiders into… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Temporarily out of stock
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The Secret of the Circle-K Cave: Caves

From the Series Science Solves It! ®

Magic Streams! Secret Caves! The Summer excitement is just beginning! Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

The Secret Science of Toys: A Toy Story Discovery Book

From the Series Disney Learning Discovery Books

Buzz, Woody, and friends take readers on a journey through the fascinating science of toys: how they are made and how they work. Clear nonfiction text presents STEM concepts with a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 688.7/2

The Secret Shofar of Barcelona

Symphony conductor Don Fernando longs to hear the sounds of the shofar. Like other conversos during the Spanish Inquisition, he has to hide his Jewish religion and pretend to follow the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Secrets of the Stone: A Lottie Lipton Adventure

From the Series The Adventures of Lottie Lipton

Welcome to the British Museum, home to Lottie Lipton: nine-year-old investigator extraordinaire! There's been a break-in at the British Museum and someone's after the priceless Rosetta Stone… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

The Seventh Day: A Shabbat Story

In this adaptation of the creation story, God creates desert canyons and riverbeds as a potter would, the leopard's spots and the zebra's stripes as a painter would, and the voices of… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

The Shabbat Princess

Rosie likes queens, but she really loves princesses! One Shabbat eve, she persuades her parents to invite the Shabbat Princess to their home. As the family prepares for their royal visitor… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: [E]

The Shipwrecked Sailor: A Tale from Egypt

From the Series Tales of Honor

Sadiki fears the worst when he is tossed from his ship in a storm. But a chance encounter with a serpent changes his life and that of the Pharoah. Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 390

The Sky's the Limit: Naturally Funny Jokes

From the Series Make Me Laugh!

Perfect for beginning readers, this laugh-out-loud joke book about nutty nature will put a smile on your face! Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: 818'.60208

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 Smallest Dinosaurs

From the Series Meet the Dinosaurs

"Dino" Don Lessem brings readers face-to-face with various dinosaur species, detailing their habitats, way of life and how they became extinct. An acclaimed dinosaur expert, Don Lessem has… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 567.9

The Smartest Dinosaurs

From the Series Meet the Dinosaurs

"Dino" Don Lessem brings readers face-to-face with various dinosaur species, detailing their habitats, way of life and how they became extinct. An acclaimed dinosaur expert, Don Lessem has… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 567.9

The Smart Hat

From the Series Early Bird Readers — Blue (Early Bird Stories ™)

What will the queen do when she receives an owl instead of a fancy hat? With fun, full-color illustrations and a reading comprehension activity, this silly story is perfect for emerging readers. Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • ATOS: 1.3
  • Dewey: 428.6/2