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All Charged Up: A Look at Electricity

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Lightning streaks across the sky. A lamp lights up a room. Electricity is all around you. But where does electricity come from? And how do we bring it into our homes? Read this book to find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 537

Ambulances on the Move

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Its lights flash. Its sirens blare. This ambulance is on the move! What are an ambulance's lights and sirens for? And who rides in the back of an ambulance? Read this book to find out! Learn… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 629.222'34
Fall 2017

Angel Sharks in Action

Grade 1 - Grade 3

What's unique about angel sharks? Unlike other sharks, they have flat, wide bodies. Angel sharks are also very good at hiding! From habitat to hunting tactics, readers will learn all about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 597.3

Are You Ready for Fall?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Leaves are changing colors. The days are getting cooler. Farmers harvest crops. It's time to carve a pumpkin! Do you know what season is here? It's fall! What else happens in fall? Read this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: 508.2

Are You Ready for Spring?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

The days are getting warmer. And they're getting longer. Baby birds are hatching. The grass is turning green. Do you know what season is here? It's spring! What else happens in spring? Read… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 508.2

Are You Ready for Summer?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

The days are hot and sunny. Flowers are in bloom. Ducks swim with their babies behind them. People play baseball and go swimming. Do you know what season is here? It's summer! What else… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: 508.2

Are You Ready for Winter?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

The trees are bare. Puddles have turned to ice. Birds puff up their feathers to stay warm. Hot cocoa hits the spot! Do you know what season is here? It's winter! What else happens in winter?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 508.2

Attract and Repel: A Look at Magnets

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A colorful magnet holds a drawing to a fridge. Paperclips stick to a magnet. Magnetic forces are at work all around you. But what exactly is a magnet? And how do magnets work? Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 538

Big Rigs on the Move

Grade 1 - Grade 3

It hauls heavy cargo. It travels long distances. This big rig is on the move! What kind of cargo do big rigs carry? And how do big rig drivers talk to one another? Read this book to find out!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 629.224

Black Everywhere

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Look around you. Do you see a black spider? A shiny black car? A night sky? A black chocolate cookie? The color black is found in nature, at home, in the community, and in many other places… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 535.6

Blue Everywhere

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Look around you. Do you see a clear sky? Ripe blueberries? Blue birds or flowers? Your favorite jeans? The color blue is found in nature, in foods, in clothing, and many other places. Read… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 535.6

Body Parts: Double-Jointedness, Hitchhiker's Thumb, and More

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Can you stretch your thumb back to your arm? Is your pinkie straight or slightly bent? What determines the way your joints bend--or don't bend? Read this book to find out about how your genes… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 612

Brown Everywhere

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Look around you. Do you see a friend's brown eyes or hair? A glass of chocolate milk? A brown feather from a bird? The color brown is found in nature, in foods, in clothing, and in many other… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: 535.6

Can You Tell a Bee from a Wasp?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Something buzzes past your ear. A yellow-and-black insect flies to a colorful flower. It crawls around and then zooms… Did you just see a bee? Or was it a wasp? These animals look very s Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 595.79

Can You Tell a Brachiosaurus from an Apatosaurus?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A dinosaur sticks its tiny head between the trees. It reaches for plants with its long neck and spoon-shaped teeth. Was that beast a Brachiosaurus? Or was it an Apatosaurus? These dinosaurs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 567.913

Can You Tell a Butterfly from a Moth?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

An insect with four large wings lands on a plant. It waves its antennas and sips sweet liquid from a… Did you just see a butterfly? Or was it a moth? These animals look very similar, Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 595.78

Can You Tell a Cheetah from a Leopard?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A huge tan cat with black spots on its fur crouches in the grass. Its long tail twitches as it hunts for food… Did you just see a cheetah? Or was it a leopard? These animals look very simil Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.5
  • Dewey: 599.75'9

Can You Tell a Coyote from a Wolf?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A doglike animal chases a rabbit in the dark. It pauses, howls at the moon, and then runs off with the rest of its pack… Did you just see a wolf? Or was it a coyote? These animals look very Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 599.77'25

Can You Tell a Cricket from a Grasshopper?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

An insect sits on a blade of grass. It makes a sound that fills the warm air. Then it bounds away in a huge hop… Did you just see a grasshopper? Or was it a cricket? These animals look very Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 595.7'26

Can You Tell a Dolphin from a Porpoise?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

An animal with smooth, gray skin jumps from the ocean waves. Its tail waves up and down before it quickly dives… Did you just see a dolphin? Or was it a porpoise? These animals look ver Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 599.53

Can You Tell a Frog from a Toad?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

Something small and green hops through the wet grass. It watches with big, round eyes. Then its long tongue shoots out from its mouth. It caught an insect!… Did you just see a frog? Or was it Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 597.8'9

Can You Tell a Gecko from a Salamander?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A small animal with a long body and short legs crawls along the ground. Suddenly, a hungry snake attacks. The animal runs away. But it leaves its tail behind!… Did you just see a salamander? Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 597.8'5

Can You Tell a Giganotosaurus from a Spinosaurus?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A fearsome dinosaur stomps around on two legs. It swipes its sharp claws and shows off its pointy teeth. Was that monster a Giganotosaurus? Or was it a Spinosaurus? These dinosaurs looked… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 567.912

Can You Tell a Horse from a Pony?

Grade 1 - Grade 3

A four-legged animal grazes in a grassy pasture. It swishes its hairy tail. Its flowing mane bounces as it trots away… Did you just see a horse? Or was it a pony? These animals look very sim Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 2.9
  • Dewey: 636.1