Grade 5

Trabajo (Work)

From the Series Libros de física para madrugadores (Early Bird Physics)

What is work? You may think work is doing chores or going to a job, but you do work every time you move something from one place to another. With experiments that demonstrate these… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 621.8
Spring 2020

Tracking Pythons: The Quest to Catch an Invasive Predator and Save an Ecosystem

Burmese pythons are native to Southeast Asia, so when one showed up dead along the side of a Florida highway in 1979, scientists wondered where it came from. No one knew the snakes had… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • Dewey: 597.96/7809759

Tractor Pulling: Tearing It Up

From the Series Dirt and Destruction Sports Zone

Did you know that tractor-pulling vehicles can have as many as six engines in one tractor? These engines come from vehicles such as jets, speedboats, and tanks! The tractors need as much… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 796.7
Fall 2019

Trailblazing Space Scientists

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Did you know scientists perform hundreds of experiments in space each year? Or that these scientists have brought animals, plants, and more to the cosmos for study? Learn more about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 629.45

Transphobia: Deal with it and be a gender transcender

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Who do you think you are? Part of identity is how people experience their gender. Transphobia is intolerance of any part of the range of gender identity. This accessible, illustrated book… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
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Trap-Door Spiders and Other Amazing Predators

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Animal Superpowers

Lots of animals hunt prey to survive. Many of them attack with sharp teeth and claws. But did you know that some animals have sneaky and clever ways of hunting? Trap-door spiders hide until… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 591.5/3

Trash Mountain

This you should know: Gray squirrels are almost always larger, faster, and more aggressive than reds. They out-eat the reds and out-breed them. Science says the grays will eventually win… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Treasure Island

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

Jim Hawkins thinks his life is rather dull…until he discovers a treasure map belonging to the infamous pirate Captain Flint. Jim sets off with a crew to search for the buried gold. But not… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 8.3
  • Dewey: 800

Tremendous Technology Inventions

From the Series Awesome Inventions You Use Every Day

Did you know that President Thomas Jefferson used a copier? Or that one of the world's fastest computers is the size of a two-story house? Get ready to learn the strange stories behind… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 600

Triple Threat

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Matthew Eagletail can't wait until his online friend John Salton flies from San Francisco to Bragg Creek, Alberta for a summer visit. John is almost as big a basketball fan as Matt is, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: [Fic]
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Tristan & Isolde: The Warrior and the Princess [A British Legend]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

From an ancient legend comes a love story for all time. Strong and brave, Tristan is the nephew of King Mark of Cornwall and one of his finest English knights. Mark sends Tristan to Ireland… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Triumphs of Human Flight: From Wingsuits to Parachutes

From the Series Feats of Flight

Soaring thousands of feet above sea level in nothing but a fabric suit? It sounds crazy, but it's the reality of modern human flight. Action-packed photos and engaging text propel readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 629.1/4
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Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ™) — eBook Set

From the Series Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ® )

Readers will eat up these fun and browseable titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information! Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $219.95
  • Your Price: $164.96
  • 5 titles
5 titles

Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ™) — Library Bound Set

From the Series Trivia Time! (Alternator Books ® )

Readers will eat up these fun and browseable titles covering mind-blowing facts on everything from sports to technology. They're perfect for curious kids hungry for information! Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $146.60
  • Your Price: $109.95
  • 5 titles

Trolled

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Andy's never been closer to his dream of making it to nationals. When a video of him flutterboard surfing goes viral, he uses the opportunity to crowdfund his trip there. But he goes from… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [Fic]
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Truth and Kisses

From the Series The Mostly Miserable Life of April Sinclair

April has a New Year's resolution to start the year off right—get back together with sweet, funny Billy. They've been friends forever, her family loves him, and he's even class president this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Truth in Sight: Book 2

From the Series Cici: A Fairy's Tale

Cici has a lot to figure out. She's learning how to make friends. She's learning how to be a better big sister. Oh, and she's learning how to use her fairy powers! Things look easy for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 741.5/973

Tundra Food Webs in Action

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Is a Food Web?

Moose, lemmings, owls, wolves, bumblebees, and grizzly bears are some of the many animals that make up a tundra food web. But did you know that worms, beetles, mushrooms, and bacteria break… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 577.5'86

Turtle Terror

From the Series S.W.I.T.C.H.

When Petty Potts turns up on the beach, Josh and Danny decide to "borrow" her new S.W.I.T.C.H. spray—the formula that will turn them into turtles! A squirt and a spritz later, the boys cut… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Tuskegee Airmen

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

The Tuskegee Airmen were the first African American combat pilots in US military history. Ride along with these brave pilots on the dangerous military missions that changed the course of history. Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 940.54/4973

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

From the Series First Avenue Classics ™

A mysterious monster is haunting the seas, and no one quite knows what to make of it. The US Navy sends an expedition to uncover the monster's identity. Three people—oceanographer Professor… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1030
  • ATOS: 10.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]
6 titles

Twisted Journeys ® — Audisee®—Fluent Set

From the Series Twisted Journeys ®

YOU choose what happens next in these full-color, action-packed graphic novels from Graphic Universe™. Every few pages, the reader selects from several options that determine where the… Read More →

  • Audisee®—Fluent
  • List Price: $319.92
  • Your Price: $239.94
  • 6 titles
22 titles

Twisted Journeys ® — eBook Set

From the Series Twisted Journeys ®

YOU choose what happens next in these full-color, action-packed graphic novels from Graphic Universe™. Every few pages, the reader selects from several options that determine where the… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $938.30
  • Your Price: $703.72
  • 22 titles

Two Minutes for Roughing

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

Les Lewchuck is a rink rat—he loves hanging around his neighborhood park in East End Toronto, playing hockey whenever and with whom ever he can. He's keen to hit the ice, then, when he… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: [Fic]
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