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Can an Old Dog Learn New Tricks?: And Other Questions about Animals

From the Series Is That a Fact?

Bats are blind. An old dog can’t learn new tricks. The early bird catches the worm. You may have heard some of these common sayings or beliefs before. But are they really true? Can they be… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 590

Dino-Baseball

From the Series Dino-Sports

When the plant-eating Green Sox face the meat-eating Rib-Eye Reds, baseball will never be the same. Tied zip to zip, the game is a pitchers' duel until the Green Sox's hothead manager goes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Do I Need It? Or Do I Want It?: Making Budget Choices

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Do you plan how much money you’ll use to buy candy? Or how much you’ll save for a new video game? Then you’re budgeting! A budget is a plan for spending and saving. Budgets help people decide… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 332.024

Does It Really Take Seven Years to Digest Swallowed Gum?: And Other Questions You've Always Wanted to Ask

From the Series Is That a Fact?

It takes seven years to digest swallowed gum. A penny placed on a train track can cause a train to derail. The average human consumes four spiders per year while sleeping. You may have heard… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 610

Does an Apple a Day Keep the Doctor Away?: And Other Questions about Your Health and Body

From the Series Is That a Fact?

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Humans use only ten percent of their brains. If you cross your eyes, they’ll stay that way. You may have heard these common sayings and beliefs before… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 610

Indonesia

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to Indonesia! On this whirl-wind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Indonesia’s volcanic islands and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 959.8

Iran

From the Series Country Explorers

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

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 955

Jamaica

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to Jamaica. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Jamaica from its bustling cities to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 972.92

Norway

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to Norway. On this whirl-wind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Norway’s beautiful cities, snowy… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 948.1

Red Everywhere

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Colors Everywhere

Look around you. Do you see a stop sign? Ripe strawberries or tomatoes? A fire engine? Red birds or flowers? The color red is found in nature, in foods, in the community, and many other… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 535.6

Silver and Gold Everywhere

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Colors Everywhere

Look around you. Do you see silver coins? A gold medal or crown? A shiny skyscraper? The colors silver and gold are found in nature, in clothing and jewelry, in the community, and in many… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 535.6

South Korea

From the Series Country Explorers

Pack your bags! We’re headed to South Korea. On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore coastal islands and mountain… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 951.95

What Can You Do with Money?: Earning, Spending, and Saving

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Do you get an allowance? Or have you ever been paid for doing chores, such as walking a neighbor’s dog or raking leaves? If so, you’ve earned money! Everyone has to decide what they will do… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 331.2'1

What Do We Buy?: A Look at Goods and Services

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Have you ever bought a toy at a store? Have you had a haircut or ordered food in a restaurant? Then you’ve used goods and services! Goods and services are everywhere. They’re in stores… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 339.4'7

What Is Money, Anyway?: Why Dollars and Coins Have Value

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Have you ever received a birthday card with a $10 bill inside? Or found a quarter on the sidewalk? These bills and coins are made of paper and metal. But they’re far more valuable than what… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: 332.4

Where Do We Keep Money?: How Banks Work

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Have you ever put money into a bank account? Or withdrawn money to buy a video game? Then you’ve used a bank! Banks are businesses where people keep their money. Banks help us save and spend… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 332.1

White Everywhere

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Colors Everywhere

Look around you. Do you see bright, puffy clouds? A glass of milk? Falling snowflakes? A fancy white dress? The color white is found in nature, in clothing, at home, and in many other places… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 535.6

Who's Buying? Who's Selling?: Understanding Consumers and Producers

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Economics

Have you ever bought a cold drink at a lemonade stand? Or have you baked cookies for a school bake sale? If so, you’re a consumer and a producer! Consumers, producers, buyers, and sellers all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 381

Yellow Everywhere

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Colors Everywhere

Look around you. Do you see tall sunflowers? A bunch of ripe bananas? A yellow traffic light? A puppy’s yellow fur? The color yellow is found in nature, at home, in the community, and in many… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 535.6

Dino-Soccer

From the Series Dino-Sports

When veggie-nibbling Grazers and meat-munching Biters take to the soccer field, it's a showdown of prehistoric proportions. Diplodocus shows an herbivore's soft touch and strikes first for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: [E]

Do You Know about Birds?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a penguin, a pigeon, and a peacock have in common? They’re all birds! But do you know what makes a bird a bird? Read this book to find out! Learn all about reptiles, insects, mammals… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 598

Do You Know about Fish?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a shark, a seahorse, and a ray have in common? They’re all fish! But do you know what makes a fish a fish? Read this book to find out! Learn all about reptiles, insects, mammals, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 597

Do You Know about Insects?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do a bee, a butterfly, and an ant have in common? They’re all insects! But do you know what makes an insect an insect? Read this book to find out! Learn all about reptiles, fish… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 595.7

Do You Know about Mammals?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Meet the Animal Groups

What do an elephant, a mouse, and a dolphin have in common? They’re all mammals! But do you know what makes a mammal a mammal? Read this book to find out! Learn all about birds, insects… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 599