• Compact view
  • Normal view
  • Grid view

Search Results

4235 records found. Displaying 97 - 120.

Spring 2019

My Digital World

Grade 2 - Grade 5

What are the current issues facing our digital world? How do digital communities and the problems they face change and expand? Discover the challenges and opportunities our digital world… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
Spring 2019

Never Again: The Parkland Shooting and the Teen Activists Leading a Movement

Grade 4 - Grade 8

This biography of a movement and the teen activists behind it delves into the quest for gun safety legislation in light of the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
Spring 2019

No More Excuses: Dismantling Rape Culture

Grade 8 - Grade 12

Soon after the sexual misconduct allegations against film producer Harvey Weinstein became public in late 2017, the #MeToo movement went viral, opening up an explosive conversation about rape… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 362.883
Spring 2019

Nothing Loopy about This: What Are Loops and Conditionals?

Kindergarten - Grade 3

Can cats code? These cats sure can! Find out all about loops and conditionals, presented with playful rhyming verse and goofy illustrations. Readers will learn how loops and conditionals can… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1050
  • Dewey: 005.4/53
Spring 2019

Pembroke Welsh Corgis

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Did you know that Pembroke Welsh corgis were bred to herd livestock? Learn more fun facts about the history of this adorable breed, how to care for a corgi, and more. Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 636.737
Spring 2019

Pugs

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Learn which American Kennel Club group pugs belong to, how to have a happy, healthy pug, and more. With fun facts and eye-catching photos, this title will be a hit with dog lovers. Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: 636.76
Spring 2019

Rad Recycled Art

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Turn everyday waste into a work of art! Design a futuristic cardboard building, make funky chicken bookends, and construct a robot from nuts. Learn how to think outside of the box while recycling. Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 745.5
Spring 2019

Solutions for a Cleaner, Greener Planet: Environmental Chemistry

Grade 8 - Grade 12

Many of the most toxic materials on Earth—from arsenic to plutonium—occur naturally, but manufacturers have also used them in products such as paints, plumbing, pesticides, nuclear fuel, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 577.27
Spring 2019

Super Scary Art

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Get ready to create some spooktacular art! Make a grisly gargoyle, a garbage gobbler, a scary skeleton, and more. Simple instructions and photographs lead readers step-by-step through each activity. Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 745.5
Spring 2019

Surviving Antarctica: Ernest Shackleton

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew hoped to be first to cross Antarctica from sea to sea, until their ship became trapped in the ice and began to sink. Survivors endured more than… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 919.89 [B]
Spring 2019

Surviving a Canyon: Aron Ralston

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Aron Ralston went for a normal hike on a normal day. But he slipped, got stuck in a canyon for five days, and wound up amputating his own arm to survive. Filled with suspense as well as… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 796.522/30979259
Spring 2019

Surviving a Shark Attack: Bethany Hamilton

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Surfer Bethany Hamilton paddled out into the ocean for a early morning session with friends. Suddenly, she was attacked by a tiger shark and badly wounded. Learn how Bethany managed to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 797.3/2092 [B]
Spring 2019

Surviving a Shipwreck: The Titanic

Grade 3 - Grade 6

In 1912, more than 2,200 people sailed aboard the maiden voyage of the Titanic. Four days into its Atlantic crossing, the mammoth vessel sank. More than two-thirds of the passengers perished… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 910.9163/4
Spring 2019

Surviving a Space Disaster: Apollo 13

Grade 3 - Grade 6

The Apollo 13 mission began smoothly. But an explosion on the spacecraft changed everything. Instead of landing on the moon, the astronauts were fighting for their lives. This true story… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 629.45/4
Spring 2019

Surviving a World War II Prison Camp: Louis Zamperini

Grade 3 - Grade 6

During World War II, Louis Zamperini survived a plane crash, 46 days stranded on a life raft at sea, and two years in a prisoner-of-war camp. Discover how his strong will and positive… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 940.54/7252092 [B]
Spring 2019

Taylor Swift: Superstar Singer and Songwriter

Grade 4 - Grade 8

From her early career in country music to her chart-topping pop hits, learn more about singer-songwriter Taylor Swift, one of the best-selling musical artists of all time. Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 782.421642092 [B]
Spring 2019

The Global Refugee Crisis: Fleeing Conflict and Violence

Grade 8 - Grade 12

According to a UN tally, more than 1 million people fled violence and persecution in 2015. Of these, more than half were children. Thousands died along the way. The Syrian civil war as well… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1070
  • Dewey: 362.87
Spring 2019

The Incredibles Top 10s: No Guts, No Glory

Grade 1 - Grade 4

What are the Top 10 Features of a Supersuit? What are the Top 10 Tools of a Super Villain? Dive into your favorite quotes, scenes, and more from The Incredibles movies, including scenes from… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • Dewey: 791.43/72
Spring 2019

The NBA Playoffs: In Pursuit of Basketball Glory

Grade 5 - Grade 12

Do you know:… • Which team won the first NBA championship? • Why Michael Jordan felt awful during one of his greatest playoff performances? • How the Golden State Warriors built a playoff dyna Read More →

  • Lexile: 1010
  • Dewey: 796.323/64
Spring 2019

The Phantom of the Opera

Grade 7 - Grade 12

Amidst rumors that the Paris opera house is haunted, Christine Daaé, a young Swedish girl, performs at a gala and attracts attention from both her childhood sweetheart, Raoul, and the… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2019

The Unofficial Guide to Coding with Minecraft

Grade 2 - Grade 5

In The Unofficial Guide to Coding with Minecraft, you can walk through a sunflower field, create a sheep pen, get hopping with rabbits, and farm your own… Easy-to-follow, step-by-step i Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
Spring 2019

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Construction

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Minecraft construction is the ultimate way to get creative. Players build castles, famous structures, and even entire cities with the game's construction materials. Filled with fun tips… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 794.8
Spring 2019

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Mining and Farming

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Mining and farming are at the heart of the Minecraft experience. Players use mined and farmed materials to build structures, from the simplest shelter to entire cities. Learn about mining and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 794.8
Spring 2019

The Unofficial Guide to Minecraft Mods

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Minecraft is known as a platform for creativity, and with mods, players can take their gaming experience to another creative level. Mods, short for "modifications," are any software that… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 794.8