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It's Israel's Birthday!

Board a make-believe plane and fly with our preschoolers to Israel to celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut. Join them as they float in the Dead Sea, munch on felafel, shop for souvenirs at the shuk and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 394.262

Jane Goodall: A Life of Loyalty

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Biographies

How did Jane Goodall became an expert on chimpanzees? What surprising things did she learn about wild chimpanzees in Africa?How does Jane help to protect chimpanzees?Read this book to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 590.92

Jimmy Carter: A Life of Friendship

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Biographies

How did Jimmy Carter help people? What jobs did he have before he became president? How did Jimmy show friendship toward others? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 973.926092

Johannes Gutenberg and the Printing Press

From the Series Pivotal Moments in History

Can one invention really change the world? Before the mid-fifteenth century, books were printed by hand, making them rare and expensive. Reading and learning remained a privilege of the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 686.2092

Keeping Israel Safe: Serving in the Israel Defense Forces

Meet four Israeli teens as they make their choices to join one of the many branches of the Israel Defense Forces, and learn about the various branches of the IDF. As we get to know the four… Read More →

  • Dewey: 355.0095694

La gravedad (Gravity)

From the Series Mi primer paso al mundo real — Fuerzas y movimiento (First Step Nonfiction — Forces and Motion)

Gravity is what keeps us from flying off into space. We are always being pulled towards the center of the earth. The moon is also pulled by the earth’s gravity. That’s why it’s always so close to us. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 531'.14

Lazily, Crazily, Just a Bit Nasally: More about Adverbs

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

What is an adverb? It's hard to explain but easy to show—and that's just what this book does, in rhyming, comical verse that will have readers giggling as they learn. Cartoon cats guide… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • Dewey: 428.2

Library

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Community Buildings

Give beginning readers a peek inside a library and familiarize them with the objects and people commonly found there. Color photos directly correspond to the simple text on each page. Read More →

  • Dewey: 027

Living in Rural Communities

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Communities

An introduction to the common characteristics of a rural community. Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 307.72

Living in Suburban Communities

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Communities

An introduction to the common characteristics of a suburban community. Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 307.74

Living in Urban Communities

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Communities

An introduction to the common characteristics of an urban community. Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 307.76

Locusts: Insects on the Move

From the Series Insect World

Pay attention to these insects on the move—locusts! Usually, locusts live alone. When there is lots of food, the locust population grows. But when the weather turns dry and grasses die, the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 595.7'26

Lou Gehrig: A Life of Dedication

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Biographies

How did Lou Gehrig become one of baseball’s greatest players? What Major League Baseball team did he play for? Why did Lou have to stop playing baseball? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 796.357092

Louis Armstrong

From the Series History Maker Biographies

True or False? Louis Armstrong was often called “The World’s Greatest Trumpet Player.” True! Louis Armstrong changed the sound of American music with his exciting, powerful trumpet-playing… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 781.65092

Luna Moths: Masters of Change

From the Series Insect World

See for yourself one of the most amazing masters of change in the insect kingdom—the luna moth! Hatching from a tiny egg, the luna moth begins its life as a caterpillar just 0.11 inch (3… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 595.78

Many Ways to Be a Soldier

From the Series On My Own History

More than anything, Rem Goldin wants to fight the British in the American Revolution. His father and the other men of Sites Point, New Jersey, have all left town to join the fighting. But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 973.3'32

Marian Anderson

From the Series History Maker Biographies

True or False? Marian Anderson once received a standing ovation before she even sang her song. True! On January 7, 1955 Marian Anderson was the first black person to sing with the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 782.1092

Mary McLeod Bethune: A Life of Resourcefulness

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Biographies

How did Mary McLeod Bethune solve problems? How did she make life better for other people? What did Mary do to help African Americans gain equal rights? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 370.92

Money

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Early Math Set II

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  • Dewey: 513.2'11

Mosquitoes: Tiny Insect Troublemakers

From the Series Insect World

Look out for these public enemies—mosquitoes—as they are after blood! Mosquito females need a meal of blood before they can lay their eggs. They target humans and animals and zoom in for a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 595.77'2

Mountains

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Landforms

An introduction to the basic characteristics of a mountain. Read More →

  • Lexile: 440
  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 551.43'2

Nat Love

From the Series History Maker Biographies

True or False: After Nat Love became a cowboy, he never gave up riding the trails. False! After many years as a cowboy, Nat saw that railroads were connecting towns across the country. He… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 978'.02092

Nigeria

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to Nigeria. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Nigeria’s vast grasslands and long… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 966.9

Opossums

From the Series Early Bird Nature Books

In this Early Bird title, readers learn about the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of the opossum. Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 599.2'76