Grade 2

Welcome to the Seashore: Seashore Creatures

From the Series Science Storybooks

The seashore is densely populated with a variety of sea creatures, relying on their environment.This book provides fascinating information how these creatures feed and interact. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 577.7
  • Copyright: 2017

Welcome to the Tribe!: Book 1

From the Series Tib & Tumtum

All of the grownups in Tib's prehistoric tribe know that the dinosaurs disappeared ages ago. So of course they don't believe that Tib has made friends with one. But Tumtum the dinosaur is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 741.5'944
  • Copyright: 2013

We Need Soil!: Soil

From the Series Science Storybooks

Many kinds of living things need soil. Different creatures live in soil. Soil contains nutrients that plants use to grow. And when living things die, they become part of the soil. It is a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 550
  • Copyright: 2016
Fall 2021

We're All in the Same Boat

We're all in the same boat, both literally and metaphorically, in this playful look at how we can work together for the common good. The animals in this boat discover that working together… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2021

We Use Tools All Day

From the Series Space Cat Explores STEM

Space Cat and her pal Dog help readers understand simple and complex tools we all use every day. Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: 621.9
  • Copyright: 2018
Fall 2022

Whale Feels Worried

From the Series Emotion Ocean

Whale is worrying about her schoolwork. She wants it to be perfect, so she erases the paper until it rips! What can she do to feel better and stop worrying? This relatable story helps kids… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2023
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Whale of a Tale

From the Series Scarlett and Sam

Scarlett and Sam are back again in a twist on the biblical adventure tale of Jonah and the whale. When the twins take Grandma Mina's special carpet to be cleaned and repaired, they encounter… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2019

Whales

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"...an attractive, informative production." - School Library Journal Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Copyright: 2012

Whale Sharks in Action

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Shark World

Whale sharks are the biggest fish in the ocean! But what do whale sharks eat? And how long does it take them to grow so large? Get up close to these fearsome creatures and learn all about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 597.3/3
  • Copyright: 2018

What a Beautiful World!: The Earth's Layers

From the Series Science Storybooks

Our world is big, beautiful, and amazing. Let's look at our lovely world by zooming down from outer space and into the ground. Then we'll travel down again to the bottom of the sea. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 507
  • Copyright: 2017

What About Neko?: A Story About Divorce

From the Series A Helping Hand

Becca's parents are getting a divorce. She's sad and confused, but more importantly, what will happen to Neko, their family dog? Neko doesn't understand what divorce is, and Neko isn't… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Copyright: 2020
4 titles

What a Job (LOOK! Books ™) — Hardcover Set

From the Series What a Job (LOOK! Books ™)

Some people work at a job in an office. Some have a job in a factory or on a farm. A person's job can be any place, doing anything. A job may require unusual skills and talents. Check out… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $101.28
  • Your Price: $75.96
  • 4 titles

What Are Elections?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

What are elections? Why do we have them? Who can vote? Who gets elected and why? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand the key concepts of elections and learn why… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 324.60973
  • Copyright: 2016

What Are Fiction Genres?

From the Series Name That Text Type!

What are fiction genres? How is fiction different from other kinds of writing? Find out the key elements of fiction, such as characters, setting, and plot. Then explore different genres,… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 808.3
  • Copyright: 2015

What Are Graphic Novels?

From the Series Name That Text Type!

What are graphic novels? How are graphic novels different from other kinds of writing? Find out how graphic novels are similar to and different from comic books. Explore features such as… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 741.5'9
  • Copyright: 2015

What Are Legends, Folktales, and Other Classic Stories?

From the Series Name That Text Type!

What are legends, folktales, and other classic stories? How are they different from other kinds of writing? Find out the key elements of classic stories, such as theme, setting, and plot.… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 398.2
  • Copyright: 2015

What Are Nonfiction Genres?

From the Series Name That Text Type!

What are nonfiction genres? How is nonfiction different from other kinds of writing? Find out about nonfiction text features, such as the table of contents, the glossary, and the index. Then… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 808
  • Copyright: 2015

What Are Plays?

From the Series Name That Text Type!

What are plays? How are they different from other kinds of writing? Find out about the parts of a play, including characters, scenes, setting, scripts, stage directions, and dialogue. Then… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 792.09
  • Copyright: 2015

What Are Programs and Apps?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Our Digital World

Programs and apps make computers useful. They let you do homework on laptops. They let you play games on smartphones and tablets. What programs and apps are the most important? Who makes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 005.3
  • Copyright: 2016

What Are Rules and Laws?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

What are rules? What are laws? Who creates them? Why do we have to follow them? What happens if we break them? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand the key concepts Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 340
  • Copyright: 2016

What Are Shadows?: Shadow

From the Series Science Storybooks

A boy wants to know what shadows are. Discover interesting facts about shadows along with him: what makes a shadow, how does a shadow get bigger, what the colors of a shadow mean, and more. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 535
  • Copyright: 2020

What Are the Branches of Government?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

What are the three branches of government? What does each branch do? Why do we need all three? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand key concepts about the roles of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 320.473'04
  • Copyright: 2016

What a Team!: Book 3

From the Series Mr. Badger and Mrs. Fox

Is teamwork impossible for these brothers and sisters? Badger brothers Grub and Bristle want to build a boat with their friends, but their new fox sister Ginger always tries to take charge.… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 741.5'944
  • Copyright: 2011

What a Way to Start a New Year!: A Rosh Hashanah Story

Beginning the New Year in a new city isn’t easy, and it definitely isn’t starting out very well for Dina and her family! But when they’re welcomed by warm and generous hosts in their new… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2013