5KN: Traditional Nonfiction

2091 records found. Displaying 73 - 96.

Spring 2023

Animal Friends

Discover which animals are the best of friends and all about the fun they have together! Find out fascinating facts about each animal and the characteristics which make them so super cute. Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023

Animal Noses in Action

From the Series Tell Me More! Science

It’s a snorkel. It’s a highly-sensitive tool for finding food underground. It can even show the neighbors who’s boss. The nose! Get up close to some of the weirdest but most hard-working… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 599.14
  • Copyright: 2021
4 titles

Animals Eat What? — Hardcover Set

From the Series Animals Eat What?

From puke and poop to blood and guts, animals will eat almost anything. Delve into some of the most disgusting meals in the animal kingdom and learn about the creatures that live off of these Read More →

  • Copyright: 2020
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Your Price: $79.95
  • 4 titles
4 titles

Animals Eat What? — Paperback Set

From the Series Animals Eat What?

From puke and poop to blood and guts, animals will eat almost anything. Delve into some of the most disgusting meals in the animal kingdom and learn about the creatures that live off of these Read More →

  • Copyright: 2020
  • Paperback
  • List Price: $35.96
  • Your Price: $34.16
  • 4 titles

Animals Go to War: From Dogs to Dolphins

In the twenty-first century, military marine mammals detect lost equipment and underwater mines. Large rats are trained to find land mines in more than 80 countries. Military working dogs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1120
  • Dewey: 355.4/24
  • Copyright: 2019
Fall 2022 6 titles

Animals in Danger — Hardcover Set

From the Series Animals in Danger

Animals in Danger follows some of the most endangered animals on our planet. Learn about how elephants and orangutans are learning to survive as habitats change around them. See how mountain Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles
5 titles

Animals That Help Us (LOOK! Books ™) — Hardcover Set

From the Series Animals That Help Us (LOOK! Books ™)

You know that pets can be fun. But some dogs, horses, pigs, and more have important jobs to do. With Animals That Help Us, young readers will discover how animals help us stay safe. Look!… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2019
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $126.60
  • Your Price: $94.95
  • 5 titles
6 titles

Animals That Help Us (LOOK! Books ™) — Paperback Set

From the Series Animals That Help Us (LOOK! Books ™)

You know that pets can be fun. But some dogs, horses, pigs, and more have important jobs to do. With Animals That Help Us, young readers will discover how animals help us stay safe. Look!… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2019
  • Paperback
  • List Price: $53.94
  • Your Price: $51.24
  • 6 titles

Animal Tricksters

From the Series Core Content Science — Animal Top Ten

You may know that some animals play like they're dead to avoid predators. Did you know that one animal mimics the sound of the baby of its prey? Some animals are really tricky! Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • ATOS: 4.6
  • Dewey: 591.5
  • Copyright: 2020

Antarctica

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Continents

Antarctica is the coldest place on Earth. The average temperature is –58 degrees F. Brrr! That’s why no one lives there. But there are lots of animals. Penguins, Walruses and Polar Bears are… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 919.8'9
  • Copyright: 2005

Anxiety: Deal with it before it ties you up in knots

From the Series Lorimer Deal With It

The most common mental health problem facing Canadian children today is anxiety. It's easy to dismiss the emotional, psychological, and physical effects of anxiety in children as being "all… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300
  • Copyright: 2014

Apollo 13: A Successful Failure

"Houston, we've had a problem." On April 13, 1970, the three astronauts aboard the Apollo 13 spacecraft were headed to the moon when a sudden explosion rocked the ship. Oxygen levels began… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • Dewey: 629.45/4
  • Copyright: 2020

Aprender sobre el carbón, el petróleo y el gas natural (Finding Out about Coal, Oil, and Natural Gas)

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ en español — ¿Qué son las fuentes de energía? (What Are Energy Sources?)

¿Sabías que la mayoría de la energía que usamos proviene de carbón, el petróleo y el gas natural? ¿Cómo recolectan los trabajadores estos combustibles fósiles? ¿Y qué efectos tienen estos… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: 662.6/2
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2022

Arctic Ice Loss

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Spotlight on Climate Change

Climate change is causing Arctic ice to melt quicker than it can be replaced. But what happens when there is less Arctic ice? Discover what Arctic sea ice is and why it is important, how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 551.34/3091632
  • Copyright: 2023

Are You Psychic?: Facts, Trivia, and Quizzes

From the Series Mind Games

Have you ever felt like you could read a friend's mind? Is it possible to predict the future or move objects without touching them? Many people claim to have psychic abilities. Whether these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • Dewey: 133.8
  • Copyright: 2018

Arguing: Deal with it word by word

From the Series Lorimer Deal With It

A brand new series to help adolescents cope with conflicts in everyday life and promote peaceful homes, schools, and communities. Disagreements may be inevitable, but when they get out of… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300
  • Copyright: 2010

Artificial Intelligence: Building Smarter Machines

In 2011 a computer named Watson outscored two human competitors on the TV quiz show Jeopardy! and snagged the million-dollar prize. Watson isn't the only machine keeping up with humans. The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1170
  • ATOS: 8.6
  • Dewey: 006.3
  • Copyright: 2018

A Second, a Minute, a Week with Days in It: A Book about Time

From the Series Math Is CATegorical ®

The zany CATegorical cats introduce the measurement of time, from seconds, minutes, and hours up to decades. Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable bring their winning teamwork to this playful, fun… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 529
  • Copyright: 2013

Asia

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Continents

Describes the landscapes, geology, weather, oceans, coastlines, air, soil, plants, animals, and people of the continent of Asia. Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 915
  • Copyright: 2005

Astrological Signs: Facts, Trivia, and Quizzes

From the Series Mind Games

What's your astrological sign? Could it influence your decision-making, your personality, or your future? Horoscopes, birth charts, and other zodiac tools can tell you a lot about who you… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: 133.5/4
  • Copyright: 2018
Fall 2022

Astronauts: A First Look

From the Series Read about Space (Read for a Better World ™)

What do you know about astronauts? Give curious kids a first look into space. Diagrams, photos, and illustrations introduce readers to our solar system and space exploration. Combined with… Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • Dewey: 629.4
  • Copyright: 2023

Astronauts: A Space Discovery Guide

From the Series Space Discovery Guides

Did you know that astronauts work on Earth and in space to study places beyond our planet's atmosphere? But there's a lot more to space travel than just research. With no gravity, a wild… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 629.45009
  • Copyright: 2017

A Trip to the Farm with Sesame Street ®

From the Series Sesame Street ® Field Trips

Join Elmo, Grover, and more friends from Sesame Street as they explore a farm and learn about the people who work there. Readers can try their hand at farming with a grow-your-own-lettuce activity. Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • Dewey: 630
  • Copyright: 2022

A Trip to the Fire Station with Sesame Street ®

From the Series Sesame Street ® Field Trips

Kids can tag along to the fire station with Elmo and other Sesame Street friends! They'll learn about firefighters' gear, fire trucks, and how to make a fire safety plan with their families. Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: 363.37
  • Copyright: 2022