Grade 2

Fall 2019

Trucks Zooming By

A young girl dreams of being a truck driver one day—just like her mom and dad. From sunup to sundown, they drive over city streets, busy highways, and country roads. On one special day, she… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: [E]

Truth in Sight: Book 2

From the Series Cici: A Fairy's Tale

Cici has a lot to figure out. She's learning how to make friends. She's learning how to be a better big sister. Oh, and she's learning how to use her fairy powers! Things look easy for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 741.5/973

T Sounds

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Hard Consonants

Motivate readers in this book of words that lead with T, such as toys and table. Read More →

  • Dewey: 428.1'3

Tsunamis

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Forces of Nature

Do you know what a tsunami is? What causes a tsunami? What happens when a tsunami gets close to shore? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 551.46'37

Tuataras: Dinosaur-Era Reptiles

From the Series Comparing Animal Traits

Find out what a tuatara has in common with a green sea turtle. Discover what sets a tuatara apart from a Brahminy blind snake. Check out the comparison charts and use your… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 597.9'45

Tufty

Tufty the duckling lives with his family on an island in the middle of a lake. But when the ducks fly south for the winter, Tufty gets left behind. Lost and alone, Tufty doesn't know what to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

Tug! Tug! & Lots of Spots

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

Captivate readers with illustrated stories about a kind alien and a giant carrot! The carefully leveled text and playful characters make reading enjoyable for young children. Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: 428.6/2

Turkey

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to Turkey. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll see colorful carpets in Istanbul, explore… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • Dewey: 956.1

Turtles and Hatchlings

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Families

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  • Dewey: 597.92

Turtle Terror

From the Series S.W.I.T.C.H.

When Petty Potts turns up on the beach, Josh and Danny decide to "borrow" her new S.W.I.T.C.H. spray—the formula that will turn them into turtles! A squirt and a spritz later, the boys cut… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Twas the Night before Christmas: A Visit from St. Nicholas

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

It's a quiet Christmas Eve. The snow is fresh and white, the kids are tucked in and dreaming, and even the mice are snug in their homes. But wait—what's that clatter? This classic Christmas… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 800

Twinkle Twinkle!: Insect Life Cycle

From the Series Science Storybooks

Twinkle, Twinkle! is about the life cycle of insects. Insects have four stages in their life cycle: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. This book vividly shows the life cycle of fireflies that… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 500
Fall 2019

Two for Me, One for You

Bear finds three tasty mushrooms on her way home through the woods. Her friend Weasel cooks them up in the frying pan. But the friends have a problem: how to share three between two? Bear… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: [Fic]
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Two Shy Pandas

Panda longs to play with Pandora next door, but he's too shy. Pandora longs to say "Hello, Panda!" but she's much too shy, too. Will these two shy pandas ever muster up the courage to speak… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: [E]

Typhoon Holidays: Taiwan

From the Series Global Kids Storybooks

Typhoon Holidays is about the times school is out because of severe typhoons in Taiwan. Every summer there are four to five typhoons in the country. Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 915

Tyrannosaurus, King of the Dinosaurs

From the Series When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth

Tyrannosaurus was a fearsome hunter with strong back legs, powerful jaws, and rows of dagger-like teeth. It was, however, just one dinosaur among many. This title also includes Vulcanodon, a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 560

Ty's Triple Trouble: Volunteering

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

Jump! Flip! Crash! Ty's skateboarding moves are in big trouble--but so is his volunteer project. And it's due in three days! Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

Ugliest Animals

From the Series Core Content Science — Animal Top Ten

Which animal's head is shaped like a shovel and covered in bumps? Did you know two animals have wiggly worm-like flesh to attract prey? Some animals are pretty ugly! Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 591.4

Umma Ungka's Unusual Umbrella

From the Series Animal Antics A to Z ®

Umma Ungka stumbles and bumbles. She trips and tumbles! The summer sun is making her feel dizzy and muddled! But Uncle Ungka might have just the solution to keep Umma cool as a cucumber all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: [E]

Una buena lección (A Lesson for Bailey): Caring for Your Teeth

From the Series Funny Bone Readers ™ — en español

Cleto Castor learns a painful lesson about keeping his teeth healthy. Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Una gata espacial (Space Cat): Perseverance

From the Series Funny Bone Readers ™ — en español

When Dog is down on Cat's plans, will Cat give up or keep after her dream? Read More →

  • Lexile: 300
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Undead Monsters: From Mummies to Zombies

From the Series Monster Mania

For centuries vampires have been known for sleeping in coffins and using their fangs to drink the blood of their victims. Ancient mummies were said to be cursed to come after the living. The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 001.944

Undercover Ostrich

Animals can be sneaky. But do you know who is especially sneaky? Undercover ostriches! They're everywhere, and they're masters at going undetected. You've probably seen one and just assumed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

Underneath My Bed: List Poems

From the Series Poetry Adventures

When is a list also a poem? When it's a list poem! List poems can be funny or serious, rhymed or unrhymed. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how these types of poems work—and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 811/.54