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Taxis

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

This Mighty Mover book introduces kids to taxis—the vehicles that get people where they need to go—teaching kids how taxis work, what a fare is, what a taxi meter does, and more. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.7

The Chumash

From the Series Native American Histories

For thousands of years, the Chumash people have made their home on California’s rich coast. Their story is one of survival and strength. Forced to work in Spanish missions in the 1700s, the… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 979.4004'9758

The Space Shuttle

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

A fun introduction to an in-the-news vehicle, the space shuttle. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this title describes how the space shuttle is launched into orbit and how astronauts… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 629.44'1

U. S. Symbols

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Government

This social studies text offers emergent readers an introduction to the symbols of the United States. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 929.90973

Washington Is Burning

From the Series On My Own History

Fifteen-year-old Paul Jennings looked out the window of the President's House. America was at war with Britain, and British soldiers were marching toward Washington. Terrified people were… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 973.5'2'092

What Is Government?

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Government

This title offers emergent readers an introduction to the levels and duties of government in the United States. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 320

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

Palas mecánicas (Earthmovers)

From the Series Libros para avanzar — Potencia en movimiento (Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers)

There are different types of earthmovers, and each kind has a different job to do. Whether they push, scoop, spread, pack, smooth, or flatten, earthmovers do important work. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.7

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