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NASA Astronomer Nancy Grace Roman

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Have you ever looked up at the twinkling stars in the night sky? Nancy Grace Roman looked up and never looked back. Roman was fascinated with the stars ever since her mother showed her the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 520.92 [B]

Navajo Code Talkers

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

In the South Pacific in 1944 and 1945, military battles raged between the United States and Japan. Surrounded by rattling bullets and exploding bombs, a group of Navajo Marines sent secret… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 6.2
  • Dewey: 940.54/8673

Pygmy Goats

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Little Pets

Meeehh! Meeehh! Pygmy goats are adorable and make fun pets. But do you know why they need tall, strong fences to stay safe? Or how big pygmy goats get? Read this book to learn all about these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 636.3/9

Race Cars on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how race cars work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 1.4
  • Dewey: 629.228/5

School Buses on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how school buses work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 1.4
  • Dewey: 629.222/33

Science Educator and Advocate Bill Nye

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you think science is fun and exciting? Bill Nye does. In fact, he wanted to become an astronaut, but NASA rejected his applications. Instead, Nye has spent his career helping other people… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 509.2 [B]

The Arctic Tern's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Arctic terns make a long trip from the top of the world to the bottom and back again every year. In fact, arctic terns have the longest migration of any known animal! From egg to bird and all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 598.3/38

The Dragonfly's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

With such small, thin wings, it's hard to imagine dragonflies flying long distances. But some dragonflies are migrators! Some dragonflies even travel for thousands of miles. From egg to adult… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 595.7/33

The Monarch Butterfly's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Monarchs are some of the most well-known migrators. But did you know that monarch caterpillars shed their skin four times as they grow? Follow the journey of the monarch butterfly! From a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 595.78/9

The Salmon's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Did you know adult salmon return to the rivers where they were born? Salmon are migrators! They travel in groups as they make their long migration swim. From egg to fish and out to the open… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 597.5/6

The Whale's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Whales migrate incredibly long distances every year! They travel to warmer waters in the winter to mate and produce young, and they travel to cooler waters in the summer to find food. From… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 599.5

The Wildebeest's Journey

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Amazing Migrators

Wildebeests follow the rain in a massive migration every year. They travel in large herds across dangerous rivers with snapping crocodiles to find enough grass to eat and water to drink. From… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 599.64/59

Tractors on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how tractors work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 629.225/2

Why We Eat Healthy Foods

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Do you know what foods are good for you? It's not just vegetables! Find out more about eating healthy and why it's important. Lively, carefully leveled text, age-appropriate critical thinking… Read More →

  • Lexile: 380
  • Dewey: 613.2

Why We Exercise

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Playing games and going outside is fun, but did you know it's also good for you? Learn more about how exercise helps your body and mind grow! Lively, carefully leveled text, age-appropriate… Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • Dewey: 613.7/1

Why We Go to the Dentist

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Teeth need lots of brushing and flossing to stay healthy—but why? Going to the dentist helps us learn more about the importance of clean teeth! Lively, carefully leveled text, age-appropriate… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • Dewey: 617.6

Why We Go to the Doctor

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

Germs sometimes make us sick, and sometimes we get hurt. Where do you go when that happens? The doctor! Find out how a doctor's visit keeps you healthy. Lively, carefully leveled text… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • Dewey: 610.69/6

Why We Go to the Hospital

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

The hospital has lots of doctors and nurses who can help you. Do you know what they do? Learn more about how the hospital takes care of you! Learn more about how the hospital takes care of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • Dewey: 362.11

Why We Keep Clean

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Health Matters

How important is washing your hands and other body parts? Find out how keeping clean helps us stay healthy! Lively, carefully leveled text, age-appropriate critical thinking questions, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 360
  • Dewey: 391.6/409

World War II Resistance Fighters

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

In the 1940s, Adolf Hitler and his Nazi German forces were taking control of European countries. They killed and assaulted people, stealing food and other supplies for themselves. Many in the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 940.53/1

World War II Spies and Secret Agents

From the Series Heroes of World War II (Alternator Books ® )

Under cover and in secret during World War II, Allied spies and secret agents worked behind the scenes to send messages, take pictures, and find out about the enemy's plans. These spies broke… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • ATOS: 6.1
  • Dewey: 940.54/860922

Write and Record Your Own Songs

From the Series Digital Makers (Alternator Books ® )

Perhaps you've always dreamed about performing your music for others. Grab a mic and let's get going! Share your music with family, friends, or even the whole world by writing a song and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 782.42/13

¡Que vivan los bibliotecarios! (Hooray for Librarians!)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

¿Te gusta visitar la biblioteca? Los bibliotecarios tienen el trabajo importante de organizer los materiales de la biblioteca y ayudar a las personas a encontrar lo que están buscando. Ahora… Read More →

  • Lexile: 390
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 020.92

¡Que vivan los bomberos! (Hooray for Firefighters!)

From the Series Bumba Books ® en español — ¡Que vivan los ayudantes comunitarios! (Hooray for Community Helpers!)

Los bomberos tienen un trabajo peligroso. Ellos ayudan a las personas cuando hay un incendio y durante otras situaciones peligrosas. Extinguen los incendios, salvan personas y animals, y… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 363.37