Grade 2

World's Best (and Worst) Sports Jokes

From the Series Laugh Your Socks Off!

What do you call a goal made by a triceratops? And what is a hockey player's favorite chess move? You'll find out in this book jam-packed with sports jokes! Learn jokes that are sure to be a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 818/.6020803579
  • Copyright: 2018


From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Animal Life Cycles

A basic overview of the life cycle of a worm. Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 592'.3
  • Copyright: 2009


From the Series Everybody Feels . . .

Have you ever felt worried about doing well at school? Do you ever feel anxious at the thought of doing new things? Read about Ava and Noah and what they did when they felt worried. This book Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2020

Written Anything Good Lately?

Have you ever thought about all the different types of writing you can do? You may write papers for school and e-mails to your friends. Some of you might enjoy writing stories and poems.… Read More →

  • Dewey: 808
  • Copyright: 2006

Yaffa and Fatima: Shalom, Salaam

Two neighbors—one Jewish, one Muslim—have always been best friends. When they both fall on hard times, can they find a way to help each other? In Fawzia Gilani's retelling of this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2017

Yam Uas Zoo Nkauj Tshaj Plaws (The Most Beautiful Thing)

A warmhearted and tender true story about a young girl finding beauty where she never thought to look, now in Hmong. Drawn from author Kao Kalia Yang's childhood experiences as a Hmong… Read More →

  • Dewey: 305.8959/72073
  • Copyright: 2021

¿Ya te enteraste? (Did You Hear about Jake?)

From the Series Lecturas para niños de verdad — Nivel 2 (Real Kids Readers — Level 2)

Jake tells his friend Hank that he's learning to bake, but Hank misunderstands and begins a chain of misinformation that spreads throughout school. Somehow Jake's news gets sillier and sillier! Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2008


From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Colors

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  • Dewey: 535.6
  • Copyright: 2004

Yellow Everywhere

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Colors Everywhere

Look around you. Do you see tall sunflowers? A bunch of ripe bananas? A yellow traffic light? A puppy’s yellow fur? The color yellow is found in nature, at home, in the community, and in many Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 535.6
  • Copyright: 2010

Yellowstone: America's First National Park

From the Series Core Content Social Studies — Let's Celebrate America

As the flagship of the National Park Service, Yellowstone National Park has a special place in the hearts and minds of conservationists. Thanks to the leadership of far-sighted President… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: 978.7
  • Copyright: 2018

Yellowstone National Park

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Famous Places

Did you know that Yellowstone National Park has more geysers and hot springs than anywhere else on Earth? The geyser called Old Faithful shoots boiling water 130 feet (40 meters) into the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 978.7'52
  • Copyright: 2010

Yes I Can!: A Story of Grit

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Stories with Character

Jada's working on her science project. She's finding out whether plants grow best in water, milk, juice, or soda. There's just one problem—she keeps getting interrupted! From her cousin… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 179/.9
  • Copyright: 2018

Yogurt and Cheeses and Ice Cream That Pleases, 2nd Edition: What Is in the Dairy Group?

From the Series Food Is CATegorical ™

What is in the dairy group? Cheese, yogurt, pudding, and much more. Brian P. Cleary's goofy verse and Martin Goneau's humorous illustrations give young readers gallons of examples from the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 600
  • Copyright: 2014

Yom Kippur: A Family Service

A creative and affordable prayer book built around concepts of tefillah (prayer), teshuvah (repentance), and tzedakah (sharing). Services include readings to challenge older children and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4'32
  • Copyright: 1990

Yorkshire Terriers

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Who's a Good Dog?

Yorkshire terriers, also called Yorkies, are pint-sized dynamos! Readers will learn about Yorkie history, behavior, and how to best care for them in this engaging title. Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 636.76
  • Copyright: 2019
4 titles

Yo solo: Biografías (On My Own Biographies) — eBook Set

From the Series Yo solo: Biografías (On My Own Biographies)

Engage readers’ interests and imaginations. These award-winning biographies feature the breathtaking, full-page illustrations On My Own series are known for. Written in story format, pivotal… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2007
  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $154.60
  • Your Price: $115.95
  • 4 titles
7 titles

Yo solo: Festividades (On My Own Holidays) — eBook Set

From the Series Yo solo: Festividades (On My Own Holidays)

Encourage understanding of diverse cultures. Featuring full-page illustrations On My Own series are known for, this look at the history and customs of various holidays presents early readers… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2008
  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $270.55
  • Your Price: $202.91
  • 7 titles
11 titles

Yo solo: Historia (On My Own History) — eBook Set

From the Series Yo solo: Historia (On My Own History)

With striking, full-page illustrations, real and fictionalized characters, and stories featuring events that really happened, these histories engage readers’ interests and imaginations Read More →

  • Copyright: 2008
  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $425.15
  • Your Price: $318.86
  • 11 titles

Yossi and the Monkeys: A Shavuot Story

Yossi has no money to buy the food and flowers his family needs for Shavuot. He tries selling the kippahs his wife sewed, but he has no luck—until a mischievous monkey shows up. The monkey's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2017

You Can't Dance to These Rhythms: What Are Algorithms?

From the Series Coding Is CATegorical ™

Do you know how to create an algorithm? These cats sure do! Author Brian P. Cleary and illustrator (and coding hobbyist) Martin Goneau offer a fun and accessible introduction to algorithms… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1100
  • Dewey: 005.1
  • Copyright: 2019
Fall 2022

You Can, Toucan

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

Toucan worries he can't do things. But the other jungle animals help him realize he can! This heartwarming tale helps young children learn to read with carefully leveled text. Read More →

  • Lexile: 300
  • Dewey: 428.6/2
  • Copyright: 2023

You're in Big Trouble, Brad!

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 3

Brad loved playing tricks on people. So he got very nervous when the principal called him to her office. The only question was, which trick had gotten him in trouble? Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 1998

You're Safe With Me

From the Series Lantana Global Picture Books

A gentle bedtime tale to lull little ones to sleep, with artwork that twinkles like the night sky. When the moon rises high and the stars twinkle, it is bedtime for the baby animals of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2018

You're Snug With Me

From the Series Lantana Global Picture Books

A stunning celebration of polar lands, follow up to the award-winning You’re Safe With Me. At the start of winter, two bear cubs are born, deep in their den in the frozen north. "Mama, what… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2018