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Fall 2019

Mission JavaScript

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Introduce readers to JavaScript, a programming language that makes websites interactive. It lets us use search boxes, watch online videos, and more! A digital Page Plus feature allows readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 005.2/762
Fall 2019

Mission Python

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

The Python programming language can be used on any operating system. Readers will learn how it is used to process text, images, numbers, and more! A digital Page Plus feature invites readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 005.13/3
Fall 2019

Mission Ruby

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Give readers hands-on coding experience as they learn about Ruby! Ruby is a programming language used by popular brands such as Hulu and Airbnb that lets coders build amazing websites and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 005.13/3
Fall 2019

The Key from Spain: Flory Jagoda and Her Music

When Flory's ancestors are forced to leave Spain during the time of the Spanish Inquisition, they take with them their two most precious possessions—the key to their old house and the Ladino… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

What Are Conspiracy Theories?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Learn all about conspiracy theories that have emerged from the past to today. This accessible overview introduces young readers to thinking critically about the information they may glean… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • Dewey: 001.9
Fall 2019

What Are Hoaxes and Lies?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Read about hoaxes and lies that have been spread in both the past and present, and learn how they have deceived people. Readers will discover tips on how to identify a hoax and learn to think… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 001.9/50973
Fall 2019

What Are Satire and Parody?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Satire and parody existed long before modern times. Readers will get an invaluable overview of how to identify satire and parody and how to think critically about current events. Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 809.7
Fall 2019

What Is Propaganda?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Introduce readers to the concept of propaganda by analyzing examples from the past and present. This approachable overview includes tips on how to spot propaganda and how to respond to fake news. Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • Dewey: 303.3/75

Raisins and Almonds: A Yiddish Lullaby

Scribble-scrabble. Scribble-scrabble. What is the noise coming from under Annie's bed? It's a little white goat, says her mother. Together mother and child create a fantastical adventure in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: [E]

30-Minute Chemistry Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Did you know that you can make plastic, snow, and even a lava lamp in less than 30 minutes? Clear, step-by-step instructions guide readers through the exciting science projects, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 540.78

30-Minute Edible Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Step-by-step instructions and photos guide readers through projects that introduce them to the science of food. While shaking up butter and cooking candy, readers will learn about molecules… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 507/.8

30-Minute Outdoor Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

From blowing bubbles to launching rockets, young scientists will love these exciting outdoor science projects. Clear step-by-step instructions guide readers through the project, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 507/.8

30-Minute Rainy Day Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Stuck inside on a rainy day? Why not build a paper rocket? Detailed, step-by-step instructions and photos make these projects fast, easy, and fun! Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 745.5

30-Minute Robotics Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

What can be created in 30 minutes or less? How about a robot? With clear step-by-step instructions and photos, these fun robotics projects with delight young makers and tech fans. Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 629.8/92

30-Minute Sustainable Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

What can you do with recycled materials found in your home or at school in 30 minutes or less? How about making a pizza box oven? Clear step-by-step instructions and photos make these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 620

Crayola ® Boredom-Busting Crafts

From the Series Colorful Crayola ® Crafts

There's no time for boredom with these fun and colorful Crayola crafts! Step-by-step instructions and detailed photos aid readers in making projects. A QR code for each project links to a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 745.5083

Crayola ® Fun Science Crafts

From the Series Colorful Crayola ® Crafts

Exploring science is fun and colorful with these Crayola crafts! Easy to follow instructions and photos guide readers through making projects. A QR code for each project links to a digital… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: 745.5

Crayola ® Outside Crafts

From the Series Colorful Crayola ® Crafts

Getting creative with nature is fun and colorful with these Crayola outdoor crafts! Easy to read instructions and detailed photos guide readers through making projects. A QR code for each… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: 745.5083

Crayola ® Super Easy Crafts

From the Series Colorful Crayola ® Crafts

Unleashing creativity is fun and colorful with these super easy Crayola crafts! Clear step-by-step instructions and photos guide readers through making projects. A QR code for each project… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: 745.5

Hack Your Backyard: Discover a World of Outside Fun with Science Buddies ®

The great outdoors is calling! Explore science in your own backyard through this wild collection of projects. Make your own compass, learn to tell the temperature from crickets, count the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 508.072/3

The Woolly Monkey Mysteries: The Quest to Save a Rain Forest Species

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

In the cloud forests of the Amazon Basin, scientists are installing extraordinary numbers of camera traps in the hopes of learning more about an elusive species—woolly monkeys. No one knows… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1160
  • ATOS: 6.5
  • Dewey: 599.8/58

Balers Go to Work

From the Series Farm Machines at Work

Balers take the stage in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. From the different parts balers have to how farmers use these machines, readers will learn all about balers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 631.3

Coding with Anna and Elsa: A Frozen Guide to Blockly

Practice the basics of coding using Blockly. Activities featuring the cast of Frozen and step-by-step instructions guide readers through exercises that teach sequencing, debugging, and more… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: 005.13/3

Cultivators Go to Work

From the Series Farm Machines at Work

Readers will learn all about cultivators, from what parts they have and how they work to the way they are used by farmers, in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 631.5/1