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The Congress: A Look at the Legislative Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Government Work?

What is the legislative branch? It's the part of government that makes our country's laws. But just how does the legislative branch make a law? And what else does this branch do? Read this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 328.73

The President, Vice President, and Cabinet: A Look at the Executive Branch

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Government Work?

What is the executive branch? It's the part of government that's led by our president. But who else is part of the executive branch? And just what does this branch do? Read this book to find out. Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 352.230973

Exploring Black Holes

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

What space objects can have millions of times more mass than our Sun, but they remain invisible? Black holes! Their gravity is so strong that not even light can escape. In this book, you'll… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 523.8'875

Exploring Dangers in Space: Asteroids, Space Junk, and More

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

Have objects from space ever hit Earth? Yes! Every day small meteoroids crash into the atmosphere. Some burn up, but some hit the ground. Space junk also falls to Earth. Comets and asteroids… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 551.3'9

Exploring Exoplanets

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

Could there be other planets in the universe similar to those in our solar system? Yes! Scientists have discovered worlds circling distant stars. They call these objects exoplanets. In this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 523.2'4

Exploring Space Robots

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

How can robots help us explore space? A probe called New Horizons is zooming through the outer solar system. It's headed to Pluto. It and other space robots can go where people cannot… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 629.46

Exploring Space Travel

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

How long does it take to get into outer space? About nine minutes! Powerful vehicles carry people beyond Earth's atmosphere in a short time. But astronauts train for years before they go on… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 629.45

Exploring the International Space Station

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

What’s longer than a football field, weighs more than 450 cars, yet flies miles above Earth's surface? It’s the International Space Station. In this book, you'll learn how the station was… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 629.44'2

Investigating Electricity

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

Electricity powers lights, computers, and television sets. But have you seen how electricity can make objects stick together? Or make other objects pull apart? Now you can! Explore… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 537

Investigating Heat

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

The sun, furnaces, and ovens all make heat. But have you ever watched matter expand when it is heated? Or seen how different kinds of matter conduct heat? Now you can! Explore heat with the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 536

Investigating Light

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

The sun, lightbulbs, and flickering fires all bring light to our world. But have you ever watched light rays moving? Or seen how light rays reflect off objects? Now you can! Explore light… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 535

Investigating Magnetism

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

You know that magnets hold pictures on a refrigerator. But have you ever found a magnet's north pole? Or turned an ordinary paper clip into a magnet? Now you can! Explore magnetism with the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 538

Investigating Matter

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

Solids, liquids, and gases are the three states of matter. But have you ever made matter change from one state to another? Or seen how even invisible matter takes up space? Now you can!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 530

Investigating Sound

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

People, animals, machines, and wind all make sounds. But have you ever seen how sound waves move? Or made a sound wave bounce? Now you can! Explore sound with the fun experiments you'll find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 534

Put Inclined Planes to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do staircases, dump truck beds, and ramps have in common? All of them are inclined planes! Inclined planes are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Levers to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do hammers, wheelbarrows, and brooms have in common? All of them are levers! Levers are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word for it. Put levers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Pulleys to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do flagpoles and some window blinds have in common? They use pulleys to perform work! Pulleys are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word for it… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Screws to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do jar tops and water-bottle lids have in common? Both of them are screws! Screws are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word for it. Put screws to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Wedges to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do a doorstop, a butter knife, and the front of a boat have in common? All of them are wedges! Wedges are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Wheels and Axles to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do bicycles, doorknobs, and screwdrivers have in common? All of them use wheels and axles to perform work! Wheels and axles are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 621.8078

Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work? — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

Set

Support young readers as they tackle a key question—How Do Simple Machines Work? Easy-reading text introduces wedges, inclined planes, levers, and more. Hands-on experiments, instructive… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $215.95
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work? — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

Set

Support young readers as they tackle a key question—How Do Simple Machines Work? Easy-reading text introduces wedges, inclined planes, levers, and more. Hands-on experiments, instructive… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work? — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

Set

Spark interest in energy, including electricity, heat, light and more. Clear and simple text delivers the background information students need to understand each form of energy. Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $215.95
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work? — Library Bound Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Does Energy Work?

Set

Spark interest in energy, including electricity, heat, light and more. Clear and simple text delivers the background information students need to understand each form of energy. Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $122.60
  • Temporarily out of stock
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