Kindergarten

What Is a Gas?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter

What Is a Gas? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a discription of gases, and examples of how gases can change into different states of matter. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 530.4'3
  • Copyright: 2007

What Is a Liquid?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter

What Is a Liquid? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a description of liquids, and examples of how liquids can change into different states of matter. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 530.4'2
  • Copyright: 2007

What Is a Solid?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — States of Matter

What Is a Solid? offers emergent readers a simple explanation of matter, a description of solids, and examples of how solids can change into different states of matter. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Copyright: 2007

What Is Citizenship?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Exploring Government

What is a citizen? How does someone become a citizen? What does it mean to be a responsible citizen? Accessible text and explanatory photos help students understand the key concepts of how to Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 323.60973
  • Copyright: 2016

What Is Climate?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Let's Watch the Weather

Why is it hot in one part of the world and chilly in another? Readers will learn the ins and outs of climate in this book. Accessible text and appealing photos show different climate… Read More →

  • Lexile: 230
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 551.6
  • Copyright: 2015

What Is Government?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Government

This title offers emergent readers an introduction to the levels and duties of government in the United States. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 320
  • Copyright: 2007

What Is Inside the Lincoln Memorial?

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Our American Symbols

Look at that giant statue! What did this person do to earn his own monument in Washington, DC? Join Mr. Williams's class on a field trip to the Lincoln Memorial to find out. Ranger May gives… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 975.3
  • Copyright: 2015

What is in the Box?

From the Series Step Up — Math

When Teddy empties his toy box he finds things in all the colors of the rainbow. Good use of repetition makes this an excellent book for first readers and for memorizing the colors of the rainbow. Read More →

  • Lexile: 220
  • ATOS: 1.1
  • Dewey: 511
  • Copyright: 2015

What Is It Made Of?: Noticing Types of Materials

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Nature's Patterns

Could window panes be made out of wood? Or a shirt out of glass? Go on a treasure hunt with Ms. Sampson's class as they search for different kinds of materials—cloth, rock, glass, metal, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 620.1'1
  • Copyright: 2016

What Is Severe Weather?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Let's Watch the Weather

What are tornadoes? Blizzards? Hurricanes? Readers will learn the ins and outs of severe weather in this book. Accessible text and appealing photos show severe weather conditions and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 551.55
  • Copyright: 2015

What Is Today's Weather?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Let's Watch the Weather

Is it rainy? Cloudy? Stormy? Readers will learn the ins and outs of observing weather conditions in this book. Accessible text and appealing photos show the different weather conditions and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 360
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 551.6
  • Copyright: 2015

What Lives in the Sea?: Marine Life

From the Series Science Storybooks

The sea is full of life. Some creatures are very small and some are very big. Every sea creature hunts for food and tries to protect itself from enemies. Find out how they do this. Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 500
  • Copyright: 2015

What Noise Does a Rabbit Make?

As the sun came up, "COCK-A-DOODLE-DO!" trumpeted the rooster, and then all at once the farm rang out with the noises of the other animals. Amid the ruckus, Raggety-Taggle quietly nibbled the Read More →

  • ATOS: 1.5
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2013

What's Going On?

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 2

Someone is moving in next door. Josh sees a big truck. He sees lots of boxes. Then he sees something funny. What's going on? Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • ATOS: 1.4
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 1999

What Shape Is It?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Properties of Matter

Description coming soon... Read More →

  • Copyright: 2005

What Shape Is the Moon?: Moon

From the Series Science Storybooks

Learn about the real shape of the moon and about the lunar cycle in this cutely illustrated storybook. Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.2
  • Dewey: 525
  • Copyright: 2015

What's the Buzz?: Honey for a Sweet New Year

Visit a bee farm, and follow the bees as they carry “kisses” from flower to flower and return to their hives with their tummies full of nectar. Learn how the honey is extracted from the combs Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2011

What's the Season?

From the Series Get Started with STEM

From weather and day length, to plants and animals, in this title, readers will investigate how the world around them changes as the seasons change. With activities such as recording… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 508
  • Copyright: 2017

What's the Weather?: An Alien's Guide

From the Series Early Bird Nonfiction Readers — Silver (Early Bird Stories ™)

There are many different types of weather on Earth. Learn about how humans measure and predict weather as well as its effects on our daily lives. Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 551.6
  • Copyright: 2021

What's Your Story, Abraham Lincoln?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

Why did Abraham Lincoln want to become president? How did he change America? Cub Reporter interviews him to find out! Learn about Abraham's simple beginnings and his strong leadership during… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 973.7092
  • Copyright: 2016

What's Your Story, Amelia Earhart?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Amelia Earhart learn to fly? How was flying then different than it is today? Cub Reporter interviews Amelia Earhart to find out how she made a difference in the world of aviation and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 629.13092
  • Copyright: 2016

What's Your Story, Cesar Chavez?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

Why did Cesar Chavez want to help farm workers? How did he get people to care about farm workers' rights? Cub Reporter interviews him to find out! Learn how Cesar fought to make the United… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 331.88'13092
  • Copyright: 2016

What's Your Story, Frederick Douglass?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Frederick Douglas escape from slavery? How did he make a difference during the abolition movement? Cub Reporter interviews the civil rights activist to find out how Frederick, a freed Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 973.8092
  • Copyright: 2016

What's Your Story, Harriet Tubman?

From the Series Cub Reporter Meets Famous Americans

How did Harriet Tubman escape from slavery? How did she lead others to freedom? Cub Reporter interviews her to find out! Learn how Harriet risked her life to help runaway slaves by being a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 306.3'62092
  • Copyright: 2016