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  • King Coles Feast

    $6.99

    King Cole is trying to eat healthy. He invites Peter Pumpkin Eater, Jill Horner, and Humpty Dumpty to dine at his castle. Will his guests find something tasty to eat at his feast? With characters from well-known nursery rhymes, this picture book puts a fun spin on classic nursery rhymes. Written in verse, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • For Sale

    $6.99

    Everyone needs a home–and that’s where Ms. Mouse comes in. She helps every creature who lives near the big tree find the perfect home. Written in verse, this picture book features an entertaining story, whimsical illustrations, and repetitive sentences. Children will love this humorous tale and the messages of home, community, and a sense of belonging. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Magic Corncob

    $6.99

    One day, Lucas finds a magical corncob. It sends him on a journey to Mexico where he meets a new friend and learns more about his own family. Children will love this entertaining story with its message of the importance of family and cultural traditions. Colorful illustrations and simple text help emerging readers follow along with the story. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Michaels Mystery

    $6.99

    Michael travels with his family to Morocco. Something important is happening, but Michael can’t ask about it since he doesn’t speak Arabic. Despite the language barriers, can he figure out what’s going on through nonverbal communication? Children will love the colorful illustrations and story in this multicultural fiction book as they learn about diversity, Ramadan, and different types of communication. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Miss Hunts Magic Map

    $6.99

    Kelvin’s class is going on an unusual field trip to both the North Pole and the Amazon Rainforest. How will they get there? With Miss Hunt’s magic map, of course! While they’re there, they’ll learn about different habitats and how the plants and animals adapt to each environment. Children will love the whimsical illustrations and fun story in this cross-curricular book that introduces them to science topics. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Old Woman Who Lives In The Other Shoe

    $6.99

    You may have heard of the old woman who lived in a shoe. But have you heard of the woman who lives next door? Early readers will be captivated by this whimsically illustrated, modern retelling of the classic nursery rhyme, The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Hugo Learns A Lesson

    $6.99

    Hugo the red squirrel spends his time grooming instead of saving food for the winter. When winter comes, he realizes he has made a huge mistake. He’ll need to ask for help from his friends to survive. Teach early readers about responsibility and empathy with this beautifully illustrated retelling of the Aesop fable, The Grasshopper and The Ant. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Darris Dot Painting

    $6.99

    In this multicultural picture book, Darri is learning about Australian Aboriginal art by working with her grandmother as she makes a dot painting for an art show. Surprises are in store for Darri on the day of the show. Children will love the colorful illustrations and heartfelt story in this culturally authentic book as they learn about diversity and cultural traditions of indigenous people. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Holi Day

    $6.99

    In this multicultural picture book, Lucky and his best friend are celebrating Holi-the spring Festival of Colors in India. Their color-throwing competition leads them through the city where they throw water balloons and powder in a colorful free-for-all. Children will love the colorful illustrations and culturally authentic story as they learn about a tradition that brings families and communities together. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Lings Giant Mooncake

    $6.99

    Ling is famous for his special mooncakes. The local giant decides he wants a mooncake for the Moon Festival, and Ling and the villagers must work together to satisfy his giant sweet tooth. Children will love this entertaining picture book with its messages of community and working together. Vibrant illustrations and simple text help emerging readers follow along with the story. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Batty And Catty

    $6.99

    Batty and Catty are bragging about their special abilities and Batty’s feelings get hurt. Catty feels bad and decides to make amends by teaching Batty some new tricks while learning some new ones herself. Written in verse, this picture book introduces social and emotional learning (SEL) topics to upper emergent readers. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Penguins Take Flight

    $6.99

    Two Antarctic penguins want to travel the world but can’t fly. They build a flying machine out of ice to take a trip across America. This entertaining picture book features colorful illustrations and simple text to help early readers follow along on their adventure. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Tadpole Grows Up

    $6.99

    Tadpole is becoming a frog and will soon live on land. But he is worried about leaving the safety and familiarity of the pond. Luckily, his friends give him advice to boost his confidence about the upcoming change. This illustrated picture book covers concepts such as the life cycle, new experiences, friendship, growth, and change. This story includes vibrant illustrations and simple text that help early readers make connections to their own lives.

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  • Nanis Birthday Surprise

    $6.99

    Lena’s great-grandmother is turning 90. Lena and her father bake a cake as a surprise and help to make the day special for Nani and the rest of the family. This picture book features vibrant illustrations and simple text that help early readers follow along with the story. Children will learn about cultural and family traditions in this heartfelt, multigenerational tale. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Oh Rats

    $6.99

    In this picture book, a young rat describes the things that make her family special. From mom’s smarts to grandpa’s looks, early readers will love this funny story as they learn about irony as a literary device. They’ll also learn to appreciate what makes them unique and what makes a family special. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Tangled Tale

    $6.99

    The peacock, the monkey, the horse, and the kangaroo each think they have the best tail. When their tails get tangled together, it becomes obvious which one is best! Early readers will love the entertaining story and whimsical illustrations in this picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Shake Your Tail Feathers

    $6.99

    The bluebirds, robins, parrots, and roosters are having a dance party! Join in on the fun as the birds shake, twirl, and hop along to the beat. Written in verse, early readers will love the entertaining story and whimsical illustrations in this picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Tall Tales

    $6.99

    Who would’ve thought that a dog, a cat, and a mouse could be best friends? In this fun picture book, Milly, Tilly, and Willy are BFFs despite their differences. Early readers can follow the fun story and whimsical illustrations as they learn that our differences are what make us special. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Surfer Girl

    $6.99

    Heng is learning how to surf, but is getting discouraged by how hard it is. Will a new friend help her learn how to ride the waves? Introduce the concepts of waves and ocean currents to early readers with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Race Day

    $6.99

    In this picture book, a thoughtful cloud tries to keep the skies clear on race day. Can he convince his rain-cloud friends to stay away? Early readers can follow the fun story and whimsical illustrations as they learn about weather. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Queen Bea

    $6.99

    Bea is uninspired by the dirt yard at her new house. When a bee flies by, Bea knows just what to do. She’ll create a garden fit for a queen. A queen bee, that is! Learn what is needed to plan and create a bee-friendly garden with this entertaining picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Birthday Balloon

    $6.99

    In this multigenerational tale, a grandfather is turning 100 years old. To celebrate, he takes his great grandson on a hot air balloon ride to show him special places from this past. From where he went to school, to where he met grandma, early readers will be delighted by this heartfelt picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • What Could I Be

    $6.99

    It is career day at James’s school. After helping his friends decide on careers, he knows what he is meant to do. What career will he choose? Introduce the concept of jobs and careers to early readers with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Case For Waste

    $6.99

    Randy the raccoon works at a transfer station. All he sees is waste. Then, some visitors show him that there are hidden treasures among the trash. Introduce the concept of recycling to early readers with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Children will love the playful illustrations and easy-to-read text. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • My Brother And Me

    $6.99

    There are many fun things to do at a birthday party. But for Luis, who has autism, sometimes fun things can be scary. Luckily his sister will be there to help him have a good time. Early readers can follow the simple story and bright illustrations as they learn about the importance of compassion and kindness. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Tito The Tapir

    $6.99

    Tito is a young tapir whose spots and stripes help him in the wild. What will happen to his spots and stripes when he grows up? Introduce the concepts of growth and change to students with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Early readers can follow the simple story and bright illustrations as they learn that our differences are what make us special. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Nahids Tooth

    $6.99

    It’s time for bed but Nahid can’t fall asleep. She’s due for a visit from the Tooth Fairy but is reluctant to give up her tooth. Will the Tooth Fairy convince her to let it go? Introduce the concepts of growth and change to early readers with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page fiction book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Tower Power

    $6.99

    Two classmates are competing to build the tallest tower using building blocks. Through a familiar activity, beginning readers will learn about shapes and how shape affects functionality. Children will love the playful illustrations and easy-to-read text. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Chase A Rainbow

    $6.99

    A family follows the end of a rainbow in search of treasure. What awaits them at the end? This picture book features colorful illustrations and a simple story to help early readers follow along on this family adventure. Celebrate family and the importance of spending time together with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Central Park Trip

    $6.99

    Join big brother Marcus and his little brother Winston on a trip to the city as you learn about size and shape. From riding a carousel to visiting the zoo, there’s so much to do in New York City’s Central Park. Introduce the concepts of size and shape to early readers with this beautifully illustrated picture book. Perfect for guided reading, this 20-page beginning reading book is for children ages 4-6.

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  • Global Warming

    $10.99

    This nonfiction science reader will help fifth grade students gain science content knowledge while building their reading comprehension and literacy skills. This purposefully leveled text features hands-on, challenging science experiments and full-color images. Students will learn all about global warming, the carbon cycle, deforestation, renewable energy sources, and more through this engaging text that supports STEM education and is aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards. Important text features like a glossary and index will improve students close reading skills.

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  • Veterinarios

    $8.99

    How many dogs? How many cats? Count the pets at the vet’s office! Beginning readers will enjoy learning to compare groups with inequalities with this brightly illustrated Spanish book. Featuring vivid images and easy-to-read text, this full-color book develops students’ math and reading skills and introduces them to early STEM themes. The Math Talk section includes questions that will increase understanding of basic math and reading concepts and develop students’ speaking and listening skills. Learning math is fun and easy with this engaging text!

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  • Amazing Animals Working Dogs

    $10.99

    Every day, heroes around the world go to work, help people, and keep them safe. And they do it all while wagging their tails! Working dogs can be found at hospitals, airports, schools, courtrooms, and in the military. Compare the important duties that service dogs, therapy dogs, screening dogs, guide dogs, and military working dogs perform and learn to summarize data. Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this fiction math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and appeals to reluctant readers.

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  • Fun And Games Escape Rooms

    $10.99

    Four students must utilize their math skills to solve a challenging escape room. Do they have what it takes to spot the polygons and make it out before the time is up? Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this fiction math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and appeals to reluctant readers.

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  • Travel Adventures Banff National Park

    $10.99

    Lila isn’t excited about her family vacation to Banff National Park. She’s convinced it will be boring–or that she’ll be eaten by a bear! But she soon discovers how many fun things there are to see and do. Tag along on a trip to Canada and learn how to calculate area along the way. Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this fiction math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and appeals to reluctant readers.

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  • Hidden World Of Hackers

    $10.99

    The world of hackers is complex. White hat hackers are hired to protect private information. But there are also black hat hackers who want to create chaos. Develop your expertise with expressions as you explore the secret world of computer hackers! Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this nonfiction math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and appeals to reluctant readers.

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  • Fun And Games The Wild World Of Birding

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    Do you have a sense of adventure and a love of the outdoors and nature? Then birdwatching–also called birding–may be the hobby for you! Birding is a popular activity because anyone can participate. Start your journey through the wild world of birding and learn ratios along the way. Packed with factual information, this fun nonfiction math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math easy and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and appeals to reluctant readers.

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  • Money Matters School Fundraisers

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    Practice using ratios while engaged in reading this fiction story about a school newspaper threatened by budget cuts. Will the students be able to rally support and save the paper? Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and appeals to reluctant readers.

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  • Art And Culture Origami

    $10.99

    Two students receive an unusual math assignment involving origami. With help from their grandmother and some fraction and division know-how, they’ll conquer the challenge! Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and is especially appealing to reluctant readers.

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  • Travel Adventures Komodo National Park

    $10.99

    A trip to Komodo national park becomes an adventure in learning math! Learn about the fascinating Komodo dragon while practicing operations with whole numbers. Packed with factual information and high-interest content, this nonfiction math book uses real-world examples of problem solving to build students’ math and reading skills. Let’s Explore Math sidebars feature math questions that challenge students to develop their math skills. A problem-solving section at the end of the book prompts students to reflect and apply what they’ve learned. Demystify math with this leveled book that makes learning math fun and accessible for kids ages 10-12 and is especially appealing to reluctant readers.

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  • Vida En Numeros Tus Favoritos

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    People make choices every day. They choose what to do, what to say, and they choose favorites. This engaging Spanish book teaches beginning readers about choosing favorites. Engage students in reading as they develop their early childhood literacy skills. With TIME For Kids content, this full-color book is aligned to state and national standards, and introduces students to simple informational text features.

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  • No Te Limites Los Equipos

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    Teams work together, play sports together, learn from each other, and get jobs done. This engaging Spanish book teaches beginning readers what it means to be a team. Engage students in reading as they develop their early childhood literacy skills. With TIME For Kids content, this full-color book is aligned to state and national standards, and introduces students to simple informational text features.

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  • Conteo Tu Cuerpo

    $5.99

    How many fingers do you have? How many toes? This engaging Spanish book teaches beginning readers how to count the parts of their bodies. Engage students in reading as they develop their early childhood literacy skills. With TIME For Kids content, this full-color book is aligned to state and national standards, and introduces students to simple informational text features.

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  • Making An Ocean Ecosystem

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    There are worlds to explore under water. Entire ecosystems exist within oceans, lakes, and rivers. These worlds can also be recreated on land. this high-interest book uses real-world examples to illustrate science concepts. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Plant Invaders

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    You might not realize it, but there are green invaders everywhere. They live in our lakes, our parks, and even in our back yards. What are they? They are invasive plants! Learn how people are working to stop the growth of invasive plant species and what you can do to help. This high-interest book uses real-world examples to illustrate science concepts. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Guided By Stars

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    The ancient Polynesians were amazing navigators who traversed the Pacific Ocean and settled in its many islands. How did they travel such extreme distances and know where they were going without the use of modern technology like smartphones, satellites, or even magnetic compasses to guide them? Learn the answer to these questions in this book that uses real-world examples to illustrate science concepts. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this high-interest book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Art And Science Of Skateboarding

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    Learn about the science behind skateboarding! From the physics behind skateboard tricks, to the design of the skateboard’s deck, wheels, and trucks, this high-interest book uses real-world examples to illustrate science concepts. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Science Of Glass

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    A researcher looks at cells under a microscope. A scientist studies bacteria in a Petri dish. A student boils liquid in a test tube. What do these things all have in common? The answer is: glass! Learn how something as simple as glass has played a huge role in scientific exploration with this fascinating Informational Text created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution! Build reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Thomas Edison Lighting A Revolution

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    Not all of Thomas Edison’s inventions were successful, but he didn’t let this deter him from trying. He believed in using failure as a chance to learn and improve. Readers will be inspired by Thomas Edison’s fascinating life and how he achieved success in this Informational Text created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution! Build reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Color Changing Cephalopods

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    Cephalopods have evolved with a strong set of skills that allow them to survive in their aquatic world. Scientists are fascinated by their ability to change color, the ways they ward off predators, and their methods of communication. In time, scientists hope that by studying these creatures, they may find ways to copy and use all of their abilities. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Making Music With Magnets

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    Electromagnets have played a powerful role in music. Without them, we would not have electric guitars, and without electric guitars, we would not have some of the greatest songs from music history. The electric guitar was born from new technology, but how will technology change music in the future? Learn the answer to this question with this fascinating Informational Text that examines the influence of technology on music! Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this book builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Designing National Parks

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    Visitors from across the country and around the world flock to U.S. national parks to explore their beauty. Little do they know that the National Park Service (NPS) has been guiding and enhancing their experience for more than 100 years. The NPS’s mission is to protect and preserve important places. Learn how the NPS proves time and again that it is up to the job. Created in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution, this book builds students’ literacy skills while fostering curiosity, creativity, and innovation. The hands-on STEAM challenge is ideal for makerspace activities, and guides students through every stage of the engineering design process. This book features: Real-world examples provide insight into how the engineering design process is used to solve real-world problems; Content that highlights every component of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math; Career advice from Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields; Dynamic images and text features enhance the reading experience and build visual literacy.

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  • Inka Terraces

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    The Inka were master farmers, builders, and planners. Living in the Andes Mountains, they farmed and built on steep slopes. In the Andes, water can be a destructive, unpredictable force. The Inka controlled water through careful study and engineering. From terraces for farming to royal palaces, the Inka built things to last. Learn how their ancient inventions are helping modern-day engineers develop solutions to modern-day problems with this fascinating Informational Text created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution! Build reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Digging Up Dinosaurs

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    Learn about the fascinating journey of how a dinosaur fossil makes it way from the ground to a museum exhibit! It all starts with the work of paleontologists. With skill and patience, these scientists locate fossils and painstakingly dig them up. Then, the bones must be cleaned and preserved, and museum experts must figure out how the bones fit together using traditional tools and modern technologies. Take a virtual tour of a dinosaur exhibit with this fascinating Informational Text created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution! Build reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Saving Migratory Birds

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    Learn how ornithologists are using modern technology to help migratory birds. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Life In A Cube

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    How much life can one cubic foot hold? Read how photographer David Liittschwager and zoologist Chris Meyer studied life in one cubic foot, and how their findings can teach us about life on the entire planet. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Saving A Species

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    Learn how employees at Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute are working hard to save animal species from extinction. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Science Of Waves And Surfboards

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    Watching surfers is mesmerizing. It looks like they are magically gliding over the water. But what looks like magic is actually science in action! Surfers use science to select the right surfboards and to understand the motion of the ocean. Learn about the science behind surfing with this high-interest title! Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Tracking A Storm

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    What kind of weather is headed your way? Meteorologists make it their job to know. They tell you when sunshine is in the forecast. They tell you when it’s going to rain. They spot severe storms, such as tornadoes and hurricanes, before they hit. Their work is important. It can even save lives. Read about this intriguing STEM career Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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  • Exploring Volcanic Activity

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    Our planet is covered with volcanoes. They are fascinating natural wonders that are potentially dangerous and destructive. But, they are important to Earth’s survival. Scientists who study volcanoes ask lots of questions. Let’s find the answers and learn more about volcanoes–and the volcanologists who study them! Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students’ curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!

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