Grade 2

A Koala Joey Grows Up

From the Series Baby Animals

Mel is a koala joey. She is growing up in a park in Australia. She likes to ride on her mother’s belly. In less than a year, she grows from a tiny pink baby living in her mother’s pouch into… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 599.2'5139
Spring 2022

Alan and His Perfectly Pointy Impossibly Perpendicular Pinky

Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and NFL Hall of Famer Alan Page is visiting Market Elementary School. All the students are prepared to use their best manners. But one little boy, who has a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: [Fic]

A Leaf Can Be . . .

From the Series Can Be . . . Books

A leaf can be a...shade spiller, mouth filler, tree topper, rain stopper. Find out about the many roles leaves play in this poetic exploration of leaves throughout the year. Read More →

  • Lexile: 260
  • Dewey: [E]

Alef-Bet Yoga for Kids

Learn the Hebrew alphabet through yoga! Using traditional and modified yoga poses, kids can create the letters and also benefit from the stretching and strengthening offered by each pose. Read More →

  • Dewey: 492.4'813

Alexander Graham Bell

From the Series On My Own Biography

Growing up, Alexander Graham Bell was fascinated with music, speech, and sounds. He worked hard to invent things that would not only help those with impaired hearing, but also bring people… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 621.385'092

Alex Morgan

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Alex Morgan plays for the US National Team and for the Orlando Pride of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). She is one of the top 10 goal scorers in US women's soccer history and won… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 796.334092 [B]

Alex Morgan

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When Alex Morgan was eight years old, she dreamed of becoming an Olympian. In 2012, that dream came true when she helped the United States Women's National Team (USWNT) win the soccer gold… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 796.334092

Alex Ovechkin

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

Alex Ovechkin is a hockey star for the Washington Capitals. Since entering the league in 2005, Ovechkin has led the National Hockey League (NHL) in goals seven times. He is a seven-time… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 796.962092 [B]

Alex Ovechkin

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin entered the NHL for the 2005-2006 season, he didn’t waste any time. He immediately became one of the game’s best players. Alex scored 52 goals Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 796.962092

Alice Ray and the Salem Witch Trials

From the Series History Speaks: Picture Books Plus Reader's Theater

In 1692, four young girls from the Puritan town of Salem Village, Massachusetts, began acting strangely. They threw fits and cried out. They claimed that the spirits of some townspeople were… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 133.4'3097445

Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

Come along with Chef Alice Waters on a wonderful trip to Delicious! She learned as a child, and wants all children to share with her, the joy of tasting real food that begins not in the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 641

A Lime, a Mime, a Pool of Slime: More about Nouns

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

Keep learning with this follow up to A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink! One book couldn't possibly be enough to cover the topic of nouns. The cats are back with their comical examples to drive… Read More →

  • Dewey: 428.1

Alioramus on the Hunt

From the Series When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth

As a fierce hunter, Alioramus hunt in packs, or lurked in ambush for a prey. Follow a group of Alioramus on a hunt, and learn about other dinosaurs! Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 567.9

All Aboard for the Bobo Road

All aboard for the Bobo Road! Fatima and Galo load the luggage while their dad Big Ali drives the bus. Help count bikes, sacks of rice, melons and even goats and chickens as the bus travels… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [E]

All about Construction Workers

From the Series Sesame Street ® Loves Community Helpers

Abby loves her community and the construction workers that built it! Construction workers create everything from sidewalks to buildings. Abby wants to celebrate their work! Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 331.7/624

All about Doctors

From the Series Sesame Street ® Loves Community Helpers

Big Bird knows doctors keep him healthy and strong. Join Big Bird and the rest of the Sesame Street cast as they celebrate these important community helpers! Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: 610.69/5

All about Families

From the Series First Words and Pictures

Specially created to support early years teaching, this beautiful new words and pictures book is perfect for children learning to read. As young readers turn the pages, they will have lots of Read More →

  • Lexile: 140
  • Dewey: 428

All about Firefighters

From the Series Sesame Street ® Loves Community Helpers

Every community needs firefighters! Firefighters keep people safe by putting out fires and teaching fire safety. Join Grover and friends in this fun approach to key curricular content and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 363.73

All About Hanukkah

The story of Hanukkah complete with candle blessings, rules for playing dreidel and other games, recipes, songs, and thoughts on miracles, giving, and more. Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4'35

All about Mail Carriers

From the Series Sesame Street ® Loves Community Helpers

Elmo loves mail! Mail carriers help their communities by sending and delivering mail. Elmo and other lovable Muppets celebrate mail carriers. Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 383/.145

All About Passover

Features the history and customs of Passover, including the story of the Exodus, all about chametz and matzah, the tradition of tzedakah at Passover, and an introduction to the seder.… Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4'37

All about Police Officers

From the Series Sesame Street ® Loves Community Helpers

Sesame Street loves community helpers. And when it comes to keeping the community safe, police officers are the community helpers to call. Cookie Monster and his friends help young readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: 363.2

All About Rosh Hashanah

With its delightful folktales, songs, and blessings, this illustrated introduction to Rosh Hashanah captures the essence of the holiday of renewal. Read More →

  • Dewey: 296.4'315

All About Systems

From the Series Space Cat Explores STEM

Join Space Cat on an exploration of systems in both the natural world and in the human-made world. Readers discover how STEM skills keep systems working. Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: 501