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Meet a Baby Chimpanzee

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

Chimpanzees live in forests in Africa. Baby chimpanzees cannot walk. They ride on their mothers' backs. Baby chimpanzees first learn to climb. They learn how to walk at about age four. How do… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 599.8851'39

Meet a Baby Elephant

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

African elephants are the largest animals that live on land. Elephant calves are born into a big family. They play with other calves. Calves learn to use their trunks. They drink water and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 599.6713'92

Meet a Baby Giraffe

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

Giraffes are the tallest animals in the world. Baby giraffes grow fast. Soon they are almost as tall as their mothers. Baby giraffes' coats blend in with the African grasses. This keeps them… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 599.63813'92

Meet a Baby Hippo

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

Hippos are big animals that live in Africa. Hippo calves are born underwater. They are strong swimmers. Baby hippos spend most of their time in the water. Their mothers help them stay safe… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.3
  • Dewey: 599.63'5139

Meet a Baby Lemur

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

Ring-tailed lemurs have bushy, striped tails. Newborn lemurs hold onto their mothers' bellies. Within a few weeks, they learn to walk and climb. Baby lemurs climb trees to find food and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 599.8'3

Meet a Baby Lion

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

African lions are powerful hunters. Newborn cubs are born with their eyes tightly closed. Their eyes open at about a week old. Lion cubs grow up in a group called a pride. Cubs learn how to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 599.7571'39

Meet a Baby Ostrich

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

Ostriches are the largest birds in the world, but they cannot fly. Ostrich chicks hatch from their eggs. Then they grow quickly. Chicks practice running. This makes their legs strong and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 598.5'241392

Meet a Baby Zebra

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Baby African Animals

Zebras are speedy, striped animals that roam the African grasslands. Zebra foals can stand right after birth. Foals eat grasses and grow quickly. They learn how to survive from their mothers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 599.665'71392

What Are Programs and Apps?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Our Digital World

Programs and apps make computers useful. They let you do homework on laptops. They let you play games on smartphones and tablets. What programs and apps are the most important? Who makes them? Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 005.3

What Is Computer Coding?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Our Digital World

Computers cannot understand human languages such as English. Instead they follow instructions written in special codes. Computer programmers use these codes to design video games and computer… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 005.1

What's Inside My Computer?

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Our Digital World

People use many kinds of computers. There are desktop computers, laptops, tablets, smartphones, and even some toys and cameras. Do you know what parts are similar in all computers? Or how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 004

Experiment with Parts of a Plant

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

Plants have roots, stems, leaves, and sometimes flowers. Each part of a plant does a special job. But do you know what a stem does? Or how different seeds travel away from their parent plants? Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 580

Experiment with Photosynthesis

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

Sunlight helps a plant make its own food using photosynthesis. But do you know what happens to a plant when there is no sunlight? Or what part of a plant makes food? Let's experiment to find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: 572'.46

Experiment with Pollination

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

A plant can form fruit and seeds when it is pollinated. Animals and wind help spread pollen from one plant to another. But do you know how insects pick up pollen from flowers? Or how each… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 571.8'642

Experiment with What a Plant Needs to Grow

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

Sunlight, air, water, and minerals help keep plants alive. But do you know how much water is needed for a seed to sprout? Or what a plant will do to find the light it needs? Let's experiment… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 571.8'2

Experiment with a Plant's Living Environment

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

A plant's environment helps it grow. Weather, soil, and animals are important to a plant's survival. But do you know what happens to a plant when the seasons change? Or how earthworms help a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 580.78

Experiment with a Plant's Roots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

Roots help keep plants alive. They take in water and minerals. But do you know how much of a plant is made up of its roots? Or whether roots always grow down? Let's experiment to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 581.4'98

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Plant Experiments — Paperback Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

Set

Young scientists will conduct simple experiments to answer key questions about plants. Each book provides step-by-step instructions; captioned photos help students follow along. Students… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $51.24
  • Your Price: $51.24
  • 6 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Plant Experiments — eBook Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Plant Experiments

Set

Young scientists will conduct simple experiments to answer key questions about plants. Each book provides step-by-step instructions; captioned photos help students follow along. Students… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $255.90
  • Your Price: $191.93
  • 6 titles

Helper Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Robots help people in many situations. Some robots rescue people trapped by tornadoes or earthquakes. Others explore volcanoes and the seafloor. And some help scientists protect our… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 629.8'92

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Animals in Danger — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Animals in Danger

Set

These fascinating titles introduce young readers to endangered and extinct animals from each of the six major animal groups and offer tips for protecting animals and our planet. Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $215.95
  • 6 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Set

This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $159.96
  • Your Price: $143.96
  • 4 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — Library Bound Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Set

This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — Paperback Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Set

This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $34.16
  • Your Price: $34.16
  • 4 titles