Grade 3

Weather in 30 Seconds

From the Series Kids 30 Seconds

This book takes readers on a whirlwind tour of our planet's weather and climate, with explanatory artworks, exciting mini-missions and quick, bite-sized summaries to guide and inform them. 30… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 500

Weather Math

From the Series Math Everywhere!

Math is everywhere when it comes to the weather! See what's brewing inside this book—and how we need math to finish the forecast! You'll need your math smarts to measure the temperature… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 513

Weather Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Robots help us understand our weather and climate. Some fly into storms to measure wind. Others dive into the ocean to learn about weather patterns. And some drive across frigid polar regions… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 629.8'92
Fall 2019

Weird Dinosaurs

From the Series My Favorite Dinosaurs

Meet fascinating dinosaurs sure to be favorites, from the show-stopping Spinosaurus—the largest walking predator from the dinosaur era—all the way to the weird-looking Stegosaurus. Readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620

Weird Jobs

From the Series No Way!

Sniffing armpits. Scuba diving for golf balls. Building secret passageways. For some lucky people, these strange tasks are all in a day's work. Want to learn about the men and women who… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 331.702

Welcome to the Arctic

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

Which Arctic plants do woolly bear caterpillars feed on when they wake up from their long winter hibernation? What Arctic insect feeds on caribou and polar bear blood? Why does the Arctic… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Backyard

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

How do worms help the sunflowers in the backyard obtain water? Who will become dinner for the family of robins that lives in the old apple tree? Which backyard residents will visit the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Coral Reef

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

What is a coral reef actually made of? What microscopic creatures take shelter in the coral and become its food? Which coral reef resident has stinging tentacles? And which huge creature… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Desert

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

Why is a hummingbird visiting a spiky cactus? How does a Gila woodpecker help a huge saguaro cactus stay healthy? When a prairie dog family moves to a new house, who takes over their old… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Forest

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

How are worms helping the forest trees obtain water? Who is munching on the colorful fungus that's growing from a tree trunk? Which neighborhood residents will soon become dinner for the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Pond

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

Which underwater resident is enjoying the shade beneath a water lily as it hunts newly hatched tadpoles? What tiny water insect is about to become a frog's lunch? Which creature with a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Rain Forest

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

What rain forest creature with a long, sticky tongue is feasting on a meal of termites? How does a capybara stay safe from giant anacondas and jaguars? Why are bats visiting the flowers that… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 577

Welcome to the Seashore

From the Series Nature's Neighborhoods: All about Ecosystems

Which crusty, ten-legged creature is on the hunt for tasty morsels of dead fish to eat? Who will be caught by the sea anemone's stinging tentacles? What is the green slime that covers the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 577

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

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

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

Werewolf Moon: Phases of the Moon

From the Series Science Solves It! ®

Could the new neighbor be a werewolf? Jake has to find out - before the full moon strikes and it's too late. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: [Fic]

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
Fall 2019

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]

Whales

From the Series Animal Lives

Learn all about the amazing world of whales, and follow their lives from calf to adult. Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 599.5

Whales

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

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

  • ATOS: 4.0

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

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 further down to the bottom of the sea. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 507
Fall 2019

What Are Conspiracy Theories?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Learn all about conspiracy theories that have emerged from the past to today. This accessible overview introduces young readers to thinking critically about the information they may glean… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • Dewey: 001.9