• Compact view
  • Normal view
  • Grid view

Search Results

823 records found. Displaying 193 - 216.

How the Queen Found the Perfect Cup of Tea

Each day when the Queen wakes up, three maids dress her, two more style her hair, and her butler James makes her tea. But when she grows dissatisfied with her brew, the Queen and James set… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: [E]

If You Were the Moon

What would you do if you were the moon? Do you think you would rest quietly in the night sky? Oh, no. The moon does so much more than you might imagine! It spins like a twilight ballerina… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 523.3

A Day with Dogs

Dogs in cars, dogs on skis, dogs in the kitchen, dogs at the doctor. What do dogs do all day?… This rich and playful homage to Richard Scarry features a cast of funny dog characters living the Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

Elmer and Aunt Zelda

From the Series Elmer

Elmer and Wilbur visit their Aunt Zelda. She may be getting old and deaf, but she is fun and has lots of interesting things to show the two young elephants. A warm and funny Elmer adventure… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: [E]

Gus's Garage

Gus's workshop is chock-full of odds and ends. When his friend Rico comes over with a problem—his scooter seat is way too small for a rhino—Gus finds just the thing to fix… One by one Gus' Read More →

  • Lexile: 310
  • Dewey: [E]

I Want a Friend!

From the Series Little Princess

The Little Princess can't wait to start school! At first, she finds it difficult to make friends and she is left all alone. But she soon finds there are other children with no friends, and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: [E]

I'm Big Now!

Being big is hard. Sometimes you want to do the baby things you used to do before! In this funny journey of discovery, one little girl decides to try out being a baby again, but discovers it… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: [E]

My Pictures after the Storm

With its funky format, clever rhymes, and funny images, My Pictures after the Storm is a witty and inventive take on "before" and… What happens to a lion after a storm? His mane is sw Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

Porcupine's Picnic: Who Eats What?

Porcupine is going on a picnic! First he's joined by Koala. Then Squirrel scampers down a nearby tree. Porcupine offers to share his clover. But Koala eats eucalyptus, and Squirrel loves… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: [E]

Strange Fruit: Billie Holiday and the Power of a Protest Song

The audience was completely silent the first time Billie Holiday performed a song called "Strange Fruit." In the 1930s, Billie was known as a performer of jazz and blues music, but this song… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 782.42165

A Concert in the Sand

A grandma and her little grandson take a walk along a Tel-Aviv street and encounter the conductor and musicians of the Israel Philharmonic gathering for their first performance. This… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: [E]

A Different Kind of Passover

Jessica loves spending Passover with her grandparents. But this year, Grandpa is sick and can't lead the seder like he always does. Jessica knows Passover won't be the same. But maybe she can… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • Dewey: [E]

Passover Scavenger Hunt

Rachel's uncle is terrible at hiding the afikomen. It's always too easy to find! So this year, Rachel decides to take over. She finds the perfect hiding spot and creates a series of clues for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: [E]

Talia and the Haman-tushies

It's almost Purim, and Talia's sure that Grandma said they're going to bake "haman-tushies." Eww! But as Talia helps Grandma with the recipe and learns the story of Purim—from the bravery of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [E]

The Art Lesson: A Shavuot Story

Shoshana loves spending time at Grandma Jacobs' art studio and for Shavuot, Grandma Jacobs has a very special art project in mind! Shoshana learns how to make papercuts by carefully folding… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: [E]

Under the Sabbath Lamp

When Izzy and Olivia Bloom invite their neighbors over for Shabbat dinner, everyone is shocked to find out that the Blooms don't have Shabbat candles. Instead, they have something much more… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Yaffa and Fatima: Shalom, Salaam

Two neighbors—one Jewish, one Muslim—have always been best friends. When they both fall on hard times, can they find a way to help each other? In Fawzia Gilani's retelling of this folktale—whi Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: [E]

Yossi and the Monkeys: A Shavuot Story

Yossi has no money to buy the food and flowers his family needs for Shavuot. He tries selling the kippahs his wife sewed, but he has no luck—until a mischievous monkey shows up. The monkey's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [E]

Animal Talk: Animal Communication

From the Series Science Storybooks

The story reveals the different ways that animals communicate with each other and how it differs depending on each species. This helps readers understand and encourages them to think in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • Dewey: 500

How Does It Protect Itself?: Animal Defenses

From the Series Science Storybooks

Animals have their own way of protecting themselves when they are in danger. Some use camouflage, while others try to scare the enemy. Some run away or pretend to be dead, while others… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • Dewey: 500

Joining the Dots: The Art of Seurat

From the Series Stories of Art

Georges-Pierre Seurat was a French painter known for creating artwork with unusual techniques. The story guides readers through Seurat's thoughts as he pursues a new style of art. Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 750

Let's Go on a Picnic: The Art of Millet

From the Series Stories of Art

French artist Jean Francois Millet was deeply moved by the ordinary life of the people in Barbizon, who were poor yet always maintaining a heart of gratitude. This story aims to show what he… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 750

Patterns from Nature: The Art of Klimt

From the Series Stories of Art

This story illustrates how Klimt, an Austrian painter, expressed the inspiration from nature in his own style of the gold colored decoration in his paintings. Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 750

Putting Faces to Names: The Art of Raphael

From the Series Stories of Art

The story reveals the secrets of The School of Athens that Raphael, the famous Renaissance artist, painted in the Vatican. Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 750