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Spring 2020

Great Engineering Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Ships, bridges, and tall buildings are marvels of engineering. They are designed to be strong and safe. But even state-of-the-art designs don't always hold up in the real world. Learn about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • Dewey: 620/.00452
Spring 2020

Great Invention Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Without inventors, we wouldn't have cars, airplanes, or light bulbs. Inventors build devices that make our lives better. But not all inventions succeed. In fact, the history of inventions is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 609
Spring 2020

Great Medicine Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Explore some of history's biggest failures in medicine—from bloodletting to early remedies—and how some of those failures eventually led to success. Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 610.9
Spring 2020

Great Science Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Science is all about the pursuit of knowledge. But sometimes that pursuit leads scientists down the wrong path, and things can go spectacularly wrong! Learn about some of the biggest fails in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 509
Spring 2020

Great Sports Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Sports are all about great strategy and overcoming obstacles, right? Not always! Sometimes failures in sports are as exciting as successes. Learn about the biggest fails—from an NFL team… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1030
  • Dewey: 796
Spring 2020

Great Technology Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Technology is constantly changing the world we live in. But new tech doesn't always catch on right away, or even work like it's supposed to. In fact, the history of technology is filled with… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • Dewey: 609
Spring 2020

It's Earth Day, Cookie Monster!

From the Series Go Green with Sesame Street ®

On Earth Day, people celebrate what makes Earth special. Follow Cookie Monster and his friends from Sesame Street as they learn to be kind to Earth, on Earth Day and every day! Learn who… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 394.262
Spring 2020

Let's Explore the Five Senses

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Discover Your Senses

How do we use our five senses? Young readers will explore hearing, smell, sight, touch, and taste in this title featuring carefully leveled text and a tight text-to-photo match. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 612.8
Spring 2020

Let's Explore the Sense of Hearing

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Discover Your Senses

Introduce emergent readers to the sense of hearing through carefully leveled text and a tight text-to-photo match. Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • Dewey: 612.8/5
Spring 2020

Let's Explore the Sense of Sight

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Discover Your Senses

Carefully leveled text and eye-catching photos invite young readers to explore the sense of sight. Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: 612.8/4
Spring 2020

Let's Explore the Sense of Smell

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Discover Your Senses

Engaging and accessible text and inviting photos introduce the sense of smell to young readers. Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: 612.8/6
Spring 2020

Let's Explore the Sense of Taste

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Discover Your Senses

Young readers will devour this accessible introduction to taste featuring vivid photos that complement the accessible text. Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • Dewey: 612.8/7
Spring 2020

Let's Explore the Sense of Touch

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Discover Your Senses

Text carefully leveled for emergent readers and bright photographs pair up for an inviting introduction to the sense of touch. Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • Dewey: 612.8/8
Spring 2020

Planets in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Did you know that more than forty spacecraft have explored Venus? Or that some astronomers think an unknown planet might… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 523.4
Spring 2020

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle, Oscar!

From the Series Go Green with Sesame Street ®

Oscar the Grouch knows a lot about trash, including how to reuse it! Read along as Oscar and friends show young readers that reducing, reusing, and recycling lessens their impact on the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 363.7
Spring 2020

Save Energy, Bert and Ernie!

From the Series Go Green with Sesame Street ®

How can you be kind to Earth? Bert and Ernie along with their Sesame Street friends teach young readers about energy and how everybody can conserve energy to protect the planet. Simple… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 333.79/16
Spring 2020

Space Gear in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Space suits protect astronauts during launches and landings and allow people to go on space walks. But astronauts need a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1080
  • Dewey: 629.47/7
Spring 2020

Space Machines in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Space is a dangerous place for humans. That's where robots and rovers come in! These cutting-edge space machines can… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 629.8/92
Spring 2020

Space Stations in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Humans first placed a space station in orbit around Earth in 1971. Construction of the International Space Station began… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 629.44/2
Spring 2020

Space Vehicles in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Landers, rockets, and capsules carry people and cargo to and from space. Modern space vehicles can go farther and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: 629.44
Spring 2020

Stars and Galaxies in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Stars are unimaginably massive and hot, and galaxies have billions of them. Stars are born in enormous clouds of dust and gas and often die in violent explosions that cause space itself to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 523
Spring 2020

Trash That Trash, Elmo and Abby!

From the Series Go Green with Sesame Street ®

Elmo and Abby take on trash in this friendly guide that teaches young readers about how litter impacts earth. Practical tips and a friendly Sesame Street approach encourage readers to take… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • Dewey: 363.72/8
Spring 2020

50 Things to See on the Moon: A First-Time Stargazer's Guide

Have you always wanted to explore the Moon like Neil Armstrong or the eleven other astronauts who have walked on its surface? You can tour the Moon from your own backyard with a small… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1190
  • Dewey: 520
Spring 2020

7 Days till Ice Cream: Coding

From the Series Makers Make It Work

It's Sunday—ice cream day! But sometimes the ice cream truck turns down a different street. Can Jerron, A.J., and Cha crack the ice cream man's code? They want him to come their way! Tying… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: [Fic]