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Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Astronaut Training

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

How do astronauts prepare for their missions in space? What recent discoveries and innovations have changed how astronauts train? With a focus on STEM, fascinating sidebars, and up-to-date… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 629.450068/3
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Black Holes Research

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a deep look into some of the most mysterious objects in the universe—black holes. Readers will explore the most up-to-date information available and be encouraged think critically about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 523.8/875
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Hubble Telescope Data

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

With a focus on STEM and late-breaking information, this book delves deep into the Hubble Space Telescope! How do scientists use the device? What are some of the recent discoveries we have… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 522/.2919
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Journey to Mars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a voyage to the red planet! This book presents cutting-edge information about travelling to Mars and dives into related STEM topics. Sidebars and fascinating photos will thrill readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 629.45/53
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge Space Tourism

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Take a trip into orbit with the most up-to-date information on space tourism. With a STEM-focused sidebars, engaging photos, and fascinating facts, this book enables readers to explore the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 910.919
Fall 2019

Cutting-Edge SpaceX News

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — New Frontiers of Space

Blast off with SpaceX, the company that builds and launches rockets and spacecraft. Up-to-date information and fact-filled sidebars help readers explore the world's most exciting space-travel… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 338.4/7629478
Fall 2019

Mission HTML

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to learn HTML and use it to create a web page. HTML is a type of code that makes a set of letters, numbers, and symbols appear on your phone… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: 006.7/4
Fall 2019

Mission JavaScript

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Introduce readers to JavaScript, a programming language that makes websites interactive. It lets us use search boxes, watch online videos, and more! A digital Page Plus feature allows readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 005.2/762
Fall 2019

Mission Python

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

The Python programming language can be used on any operating system. Readers will learn how it is used to process text, images, numbers, and more! A digital Page Plus feature invites readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 005.13/3
Fall 2019

Mission Ruby

From the Series Mission: Code (Alternator Books ® )

Give readers hands-on coding experience as they learn about Ruby! Ruby is a programming language used by popular brands such as Hulu and Airbnb that lets coders build amazing websites and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: 005.13/3
Fall 2019

The Key from Spain: Flory Jagoda and Her Music

When Flory's ancestors are forced to leave Spain during the time of the Spanish Inquisition, they take with them their two most precious possessions—the key to their old house and the Ladino… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

What Are Conspiracy Theories?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Learn all about conspiracy theories that have emerged from the past to today. This accessible overview introduces young readers to thinking critically about the information they may glean… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • Dewey: 001.9
Fall 2019

What Are Hoaxes and Lies?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Read about hoaxes and lies that have been spread in both the past and present, and learn how they have deceived people. Readers will discover tips on how to identify a hoax and learn to think… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
Fall 2019

What Are Satire and Parody?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Satire and parody existed long before modern times. Readers will get an invaluable overview of how to identify satire and parody and how to think critically about current events. Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
Fall 2019

What Is Propaganda?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fake News

Introduce readers to the concept of propaganda by analyzing examples from the past and present. This approachable overview includes tips on how to spot propaganda and how to respond to fake news. Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • Dewey: 303.3/75
Spring 2019

Raisins and Almonds: A Yiddish Lullaby

Scribble-scrabble. Scribble-scrabble. What is the noise coming from under Annie's bed? It's a little white goat, says her mother. Together mother and child create a fantastical adventure in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2019

30-Minute Chemistry Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Did you know that you can make plastic, snow, and even a lava lamp in less than 30 minutes? Clear, step-by-step instructions guide readers through the exciting science projects, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 540.78
Spring 2019

30-Minute Edible Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Step-by-step instructions and photos guide readers through projects that introduce them to the science of food. While shaking up butter and cooking candy, readers will learn about molecules… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 507/.8
Spring 2019

30-Minute Outdoor Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

From blowing bubbles to launching rockets, young scientists will love these exciting outdoor science projects. Clear step-by-step instructions guide readers through the project, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 507/.8
Spring 2019

30-Minute Rainy Day Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Stuck inside on a rainy day? Why not build a paper rocket? Detailed, step-by-step instructions and photos make these projects fast, easy, and fun! Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 745.5
Spring 2019

30-Minute Robotics Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

What can be created in 30 minutes or less? How about a robot? With clear step-by-step instructions and photos, these fun robotics projects with delight young makers and tech fans. Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 629.8/92
Spring 2019

30-Minute Sustainable Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

What can you do with recycled materials found in your home or at school in 30 minutes or less? How about making a pizza box oven? Clear step-by-step instructions and photos make these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 620
Spring 2019

Crayola ® Boredom-Busting Crafts

From the Series Colorful Crayola ® Crafts

There's no time for boredom with these fun and colorful Crayola crafts! Step-by-step instructions and detailed photos aid readers in making projects. A QR code for each project links to a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 745.5083
Spring 2019

Crayola ® Fun Science Crafts

From the Series Colorful Crayola ® Crafts

Exploring science is fun and colorful with these Crayola crafts! Easy to follow instructions and photos guide readers through making projects. A QR code for each project links to a digital… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: 745.5