Grade 2

Where Is My State?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Where Am I?

A basic introduction to the concept of states for emergent readers. Color photographs reflect the short, easy-to-understand sentences that improve vocabulary and comprehension. Read More →

  • Dewey: 917.3
  • Copyright: 2002

Where Is My Town?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Where Am I?

A basic introduction to the concept of towns. Color photographs reflect the short, easy-to-understand sentences that improve vocabulary and comprehension. Read More →

  • Dewey: 307.76
  • Copyright: 2002

Where Is That Fly?: Carnivorous Plants

From the Series Science Storybooks

Some plants have special features that catch insects. Such plants are called "carnivorous plants." Learn about these special plants in this eye-catching book. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 500
  • Copyright: 2016

Where's My Tushy?

"In one little town (it is sad but it's true), The tushies left town without leaving a clue." What happens when all the tushies in an unusual town decide to take a vacation? Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2014
Fall 2021

Where's the Heat Thief?: Movement of Heat

From the Series Science Storybooks

Granny Bear hates the winter because she's exceptionally vulnerable to the cold. She heats her house to keep warm. But these days, someone keeps stealing the heat from the house. Momo the cat Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 530
  • Copyright: 2021

Where the Winds Meet: Mongolia

From the Series Global Kids Storybooks

This is the story of a wind that wanders over Mongolia, a country that is well known for its deserts and grasslands. Travel with the wind and discover traditional Mongolian life. Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 915
  • Copyright: 2015
Fall 2022

Where We Come From

In this unique collaboration, four authors lyrically explore where they each come from—literally and metaphorically—as well as what unites all of us as humans. Richly layered illustrations… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • Dewey: 811/.6
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2021

Which Nose for Witch?

A fun rhyming book from award-winning author, David Crosby. The story has an important message about being happy with your own image and not giving into peer pressure. When a young witch… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2021

White Everywhere

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Colors Everywhere

Look around you. Do you see bright, puffy clouds? A glass of milk? Falling snowflakes? A fancy white dress? The color white is found in nature, in clothing, at home, and in many other places. Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 535.6
  • Copyright: 2010

Whitewater Scrubs

In this sequel to Willy the Scrub, the gang has joined a kayaking club after school. Willy seems to get the hang of it fine, but Rufus and Clara are not doing so well. Clara, who is one of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2005

Who Am I?

One hot day in the middle of the jungle a strange little creature hatches out of an egg. "Who am I?" he asks himself. Off he plods through the tall grass to find out. He meets many animals… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2012

Who Are Government's Leaders?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

Who are the leaders of our government? What do they do? How do they become government leaders? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand key concepts about the role of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 352.23'60973
  • Copyright: 2016

Who Did It? (Book 8)

From the Series Funny Bone Books ™ First Chapters — Ick and Crud

There's new mystery in the neighborhood. Miss Puffy's toy mouse is missing. Will Ick and Crud be blamed—or will the doggie duo solve the CATastrophic crime? Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2019
Fall 2021

Who Is a Scientist?

Scientists work hard in the lab and in the field to make important discoveries. But who are they really? It turns out they are just like us! Scientists can be any race. And any gender. They… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 509.2/2
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2022

Whoosh!

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

Only one thing can ruin Ben's day outside: the wind. But Ben's dad has a plan! Young kids can learn to read with the help of full-color illustrations and leveled text. Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • Dewey: 428.6/2
  • Copyright: 2023

Who's Buying? Who's Selling?: Understanding Consumers and Producers

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Have you ever bought a cold drink at a lemonade stand? Or have you baked cookies for a school bake sale? If so, you’re a consumer and a producer! Consumers, producers, buyers, and sellers all Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 381
  • Copyright: 2010

Whose Hands Are These?: A Community Helper Guessing Book

If your hands can mix and mash, what job might you have? Hands can wiggle, hands can clap. Hands can wrap and flap and tap. But hands can help—so raise yours, please! Can you guess? Whose… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • Dewey: 331.7
  • Copyright: 2016

Whose Shoes Would You Choose?: A Long Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Digraphs

From the Series Sounds Like Reading ®

Come along with me and learn all about reading! Brian P. Cleary's wacky sentences and Jason Miskimins's colorful art will make phonics fun! Find activities, games, and more at www.brianpcleary.com. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 428.1'3
  • Copyright: 2009

Who's Got the Etrog?

Auntie Sanyu builds a sukkah in her Ugandan garden. Curious wildlife—the Warthog, the Lion, the Giraffe, the Elephant, and other animals—come to celebrate the Sukkot holiday. They all want to Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2018

Who Was Here?: Discovering Wild Animal Tracks

What animal was here? Can you solve the mystery? Study the picture and read the clues to figure out who left each set of tracks. Then turn the page to find out about animals from around the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 591.47'9
  • Copyright: 2014

Who Works at Hannah's School?

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Off to School

Hannah wants to get all the grown-ups who work at her school to sign her cast! Join her as she gets to know the school principal, the crossing guard, the librarian, and other helpers at her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 371.2/01
  • Copyright: 2018

Why Are There Stripes on the American Flag?

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Our American Symbols

Do you know why the US flag has stars and stripes on it? What does the flag stand for, and why do we say the Pledge of Allegiance? Join Mr. Gomez's class as they study the flag to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 929.9'20973
  • Copyright: 2015

Why?: A Sciencey, Rhymey Guide to Rainbows

This is a book for all the children who love asking "Why?"—and all the parents who struggle to answer! Her daddy wiped his sweating head, she looked him in the eye. With growing passion in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2020

Why Do Birds Have Feathers?

From the Series Tell Me More! Science

Everyone knows that birds have feathers, but why so many different colors and shapes? From feathers for flying, to feathers for swimming, feathers for camouflage, to feathers for attracting a Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Copyright: 2021