Grade 3

Spring 2020

Baseball

From the Series In Focus: Sports

Find out all you need to know about baseball in this new title from the exciting In Focus: Sports series. Who really invented baseball and made it what it is today? What are innings, home… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870

Baseball: An Introduction to Being a Good Sport

From the Series Start Smart ™ — Sports

Playing a sport is good exercise and fun, but being part of a team is more fun for everyone when you know the rules of the game and how to be a good sport. Baseball is one of the most popular… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 796.357

Baseball Saved Us

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

"Author Ken Mochizuki reads his award-winning book. There is some soft background music, and a few gentle sound effects, but the power of the words need little embellishment...This treasure… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.9
Fall 2019

Baseball's G.O.A.T.: Babe Ruth, Mike Trout, and More

From the Series Sports' Greatest of All Time (Lerner ™ Sports)

Who are the greatest baseball players of all time? Take a look at the careers of players past and present in this fun, fact-filled book. Readers are also invited to think critically about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 796.3570922 [B]

Baseball Super Stats

From the Series Pro Sports Stats (Alternator Books ® )

Baseball stories can be written in statistics, and this book is chock-full of them! Tables and graphs on nearly every page highlight some of the most fascinating individual and team stats in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 796.357021
Spring 2020

Basketball

From the Series In Focus: Sports

Find out all you need to know about basketball in this new title from the exciting In Focus: Sports series. What's the job of the small forward and what do the guards do during the game?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880

Basketball: An Introduction to Being a Good Sport

From the Series Start Smart ™ — Sports

Playing a sport is good exercise and fun, but being part of a team is more fun for everyone when you know the rules of the game and how to be a good sport. Basketball is one of the most… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 796.323
Fall 2019

Basketball's G.O.A.T.: Michael Jordan, LeBron James, and More

From the Series Sports' Greatest of All Time (Lerner ™ Sports)

In this fun top-ten book, readers will learn all about basketball's biggest stars! With exciting photos, interesting stats, and more, sports fans will find plenty to cheer about. Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 796.323092/2 [B]

Basketball Super Stats

From the Series Pro Sports Stats (Alternator Books ® )

Basketball players, coaches, and fans can tell a lot about a game from its statistics. Now you can too—because this book is full of them! Fun facts, charts, and graphs on almost every page… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 796.323

Beach Riddles

From the Series Silly Millies Level 3

What’s the friendliest way to start a day at the beach? Pack up your copy of Beach Riddles and say, Hi Tide! And when you leave the beach? Brush the sand off your book, and Wave good-bye!… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 818'.602
Fall 2019

Beagles

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

Beagles are friendly, curious, and have a great sense of smell. Do you know where beagles come from? Or how some beagles help the US government? Learn more about these playful dogs! Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 636.753/7

Be a Maker

How many things can you make in a day? A tower, a friend, a change? Rhyme, repetition, and a few seemingly straightforward questions engage young readers in a discussion about the many things… Read More →

  • Lexile: 340
  • Dewey: [E]

Be an Adventurer

From the Series Go Wild

Are you fascinated by wide open spaces and like NOT knowing where a path might lead? Breathe in that fresh air and discover how to... ● cross a river without a boat ● escape from quicksand… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 910.4
Fall 2019

Be an Animal Tracker

From the Series Get Outside!

From animal tracks to burrows and nests, signs of animal life are easy to spot if you know where to look. Fun photography and illustrations highlight the different kinds of mammals, reptiles… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 591.47/9

Be an Explorer

From the Series Go Wild

Do you want to experience what it's like to chart new territory and survive the unexpected? Discover the unknown as you... ● find your way in fog ● follow the stars ● find fossils and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 613.6'9

Bears Don't Eat Egg Sandwiches

Jack has a rather grizzly visitor arrive for lunch but they don't want to eat any of Jack's egg sandwiches. So what do bears eat for lunch? Through quirky illustrations and funny dialogue… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: [E]

Beastly Biomes

What kinds of animals live in the different environments Earth supports? This book shows how animals, birds, and fish all have a distinctive place to thrive, creating homes in unexpected places. Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 577.8/2

Beastly Monsters: From Dragons to Griffins

From the Series Monster Mania

Ancient dragons breathed fire and gobbled up humans. Fierce mythical griffins had the heads of eagles and the bodies of lions. More recently, people have reported chupacabras drinking the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 398.24/54

Be a Survivor

From the Series Go Wild

What happens when you find yourself stranded in the big outdoors, without a phone or computer in sight? Don't panic! With these great survival ideas, you'll learn how to... ● build a shelter… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 613.6'9

Be a Tracker

From the Series Go Wild

Do you want to be your own naturalist and watch animals out there where they belong? Sharpen your eyes, tread carefully, and see how to... ● find and follow animal tracks ● camouflage… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 591.47'9

Beautiful Beads

From the Series Girl Crafts

For every girl who loves beads, Beautiful Beads provides hours of creative fun! Craft expert Kathy Ross shows you how to create pretty Beaded Envelopes, a fun Beaded Doll, a clever Beads… Read More →

  • Dewey: 745.58'2
Spring 2020

Beautiful Bugs

From the Series In Focus: Bugs

From damselflies to treehoppers, tiger beetles to butterflies, meet the most beautiful bugs and insects in the world in this exciting new title. Did you know that giant dragonflies were… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
Spring 2020

Beautiful Shades of Brown: The Art of Laura Wheeler Waring

Growing up in the late 19th century, Laura Wheeler Waring didn't see any artists who looked like her. She didn't see any paintings of people who looked like her, either. As a young woman… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
Fall 2019

Be a Zookeeper

From the Series Math Adventures (Step 1)

Do you want to be an astronaut, a zookeeper, a firefighter, or maybe a paleontologist digging for dinosaurs? Well you need to use math to do these and other amazing jobs. Follow an imaginary… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610