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Spotlight on Stacey: Colonial History

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

The class is doing a play about life in Colonial America. But Stacey has a problem--stage fright! Can she get it under control in time for the big show? Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: [E]

Ty's Triple Trouble: Volunteering

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

Jump! Flip! Crash! Ty's skateboarding moves are in big trouble--but so is his volunteer project. And it's due in three days! Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]

A Library Story: Building a New Central Library

What do a children’s librarian, a city council member, a construction worker, and a world-famous architect have in common? They all worked together to create an amazing place: a public… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 727'.8'09776579

Botones para el general Washington (Buttons for General Washington)

From the Series Yo solo: Historia (On My Own History)

Fourteen-year-old John Darragh was a spy. But British-occupied Philadelphia in 1777 was not a safe place for an American spy. If he were captured, John knew he would be hanged. In this… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3

Count Your Way through Afghanistan

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (yao) to ten (lahs) in Pashto! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Afghan culture. Learn about everything from… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 958.1

Count Your Way through Egypt

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (WA-hid) to ten (AH-shah-rah) in Arabic! With simple text, award-winning authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Egyptian culture. Learn about… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 962

Count Your Way through Iran

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (yek) to ten (dah) in Farsi! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Iranian culture. Learn about everything from Omar… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 955

Count Your Way through Kenya

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one, or moja (MO-jah), to ten, or kumi (KOO-mee), in Swahili! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce readers to the Kenyan culture. Learn… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 967.62

Count Your Way through South Africa

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one, or kunye (KOO-nyeh), to ten, or ishumi (ee-SHOO-mee), in Zulu! Using simple text, authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce South African culture. Learn about… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 968

Count Your Way through Zimbabwe

From the Series Count Your Way

Count your way from one (POE-she) to ten (GOO-mee) in Shona—Zimbabwe’s most common African language. Using simple text, award-winning authors Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 968.91

Cranes

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

Do you know… - What cranes do? - How cranes help people do their work? - Which part of a crane is called the jib? Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 621.8'73

De muchas maneras (Many Ways): Cómo las familias practican sus creencias y religiones

Through vivid, full-color photographs and easily understood sentences, see how children from around the world practice their religious beliefs. Looking at the rich diversity as well as the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 200

Forklifts

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

What do forklifts do? How are forklifts loaded? How do forklifts move? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 621.8'63

La Dama de Cobre (The Copper Lady)

From the Series Yo solo: Historia (On My Own History)

The boat creaked and moaned as the storm's waves smashed into the ship. Down in the hold, Andre‚ sat between crates that held the great copper lady, the Statue of Liberty. They were on their… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.2

Nathan of Yesteryear and Michael of Today

Michael is Nathan's great, great grandson. Michael's family has lived in the same town, and in the same house, for several generations. This book takes a look at what day-to-day life was like… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 303.4'00973

Snowplows

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

Why do snowplows come in different sizes? How do snowplows move snow? How many plows are on big trucks? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 625.7'63

Supercross Motorcycles

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

Do you know...Where Supercross motorcycles race? How a Supercross track is made? Why Supercross motocycle tires are bumpy? Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 629.227'5

Tales of the Cryptids: Mysterious Creatures That May or May Not Exist

Everyone loves the stories of legendary creatures that just might really exist. This book relies on the latest information from cryptozoologists, experts who study these mysterious beings… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1160
  • ATOS: 8.0
  • Dewey: 001.944

Will y Orv (Will and Orv)

From the Series Yo solo: Historia (On My Own History)

Johnny Moore watched as the amazing airplane moved along the track. He wondered if the Flyer would make it off the ground and if the pilot would be able to stay in control. then suddenly it… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3

Carl the Complainer: Petitions

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

Carl complains about everything until he discovers how to turn complaints into action. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [E]

Check It Out!: Historical Evidence

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

Grandpa tells some amazing stories. Can they be true? Jamie plays detective to find out. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Lila the Fair: Conflict Resolution

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

Lila’s sisters bicker at home. Her classmates argue at school. Can’t everyone just get along? If Lila the Fair has anything to say about it, they will! Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Mac and the Messmaker: Participation

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

The class agrees—they have to stop Mac's over-the-top rule making. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [E]

Movin' On In!: Patriotic Symbols

From the Series Social Studies Connects ®

There is a new school in Rockville—too new for Cara and Anna. Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: [E]