The world becomes a playground in this incredible book of questions and answers featuring Rovio's hugely popular Angry Bird characters. The well-loved characters encourage children to ask big questions, think big thoughts, and get the right answers. A fun-tastic way to help answer the questions kids ask time and time again, this accessible and educational tool allows readers to analyze and explore their immediate world as they build basic skills, and provides hours of engagement for Angry Birds fans and curious young minds! Packed with learnin... + Read More
Look at the beautiful creatures of the sea in this adorable board book featuring sea creatures kids will love. Paired with beautiful photos and approachable, colorful design, this board book is sure to inspire your child to want to learn more about the oceans.
Series: Explore My WorldExplore My World Baby AnimalsPaperbackMarfe Ferguson Delano9781426320460$5.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jul 14, 2015
Curious kids ages 3 to 7 will learn about a day in the life of a baby animal, from mama's care to the great world beyond. These engaging Explore My World picture books on subjects kids care about combine simple stories with unforgettable photography. They invite little kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud.
Series: Explore My WorldExplore My World NighttimePaperbackJill Esbaum9781426320484$5.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jul 14, 2015
Curious kids ages 3 to 7 will be excited to learn about nighttime and all its mysteries, from the stars to hooting owls. These engaging Explore My World picture books on subjects kids care about combine simple stories with unforgettable photography. They invite little kids to take their first big steps toward understanding the world around them and are just the thing for parents and kids to curl up with and read aloud.
Series: Animal GroupsHardcoverJill Esbaum9781426320606$19.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Aug 04, 2015
A crash of rhinos, a zeal of zebras, or a pandemonium of parrots ... ever wonder what you call that group of animals? Fantastic photography from award-winning photographer Frans Lanting introduces young children to animal groups -- their names, behaviors, and distinctive features. From the African savanna to an island off of Iceland, kids find adorable close-up shots and spectacular sweeping vistas of massive migrating herds. Playful text and design make the book a read-aloud treat that will have kids wondering what discovery they'll make next ... + Read More
Series: A Friend for LakotaThe Incredible True Story of a Wolf Who Braved BullyingHardcoverJim Dutcher9781426320828$19.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Sep 29, 2015
The sweet tale of Lakota, the shy wolf pup, is sure to touch the heart of any animal lover. Readers will marvel at Lakota's strength growing up as the lowest-ranking and frequently picked-on member of a wolf pack until he finally finds that supportive and nurturing friend he's always wanted. The book also introduces young readers to the need for conservation awareness: through Lakota's life story, readers will come to understand the many challenges wolves in the wild face today.
This charming reference introduces young readers to the wider world by exploring languages, landscapes, weather, animals, capital cities, mountains, deserts, and other landscapes and landforms, and more. It encourages kids to get play with activities such as creating a mini-rainforest in a bottle and singing a simple song in Spanish. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with kid-friendly and age-appropriate maps along with basic facts about each continent. This book will quickly become a favorite at storytime, bedtime, or any other time.
Series: National Geographic Book of Nature PoetryMore than 200 Poems With Photographs That Float, Zoom, and Bloom!HardcoverJ. Patrick Lewis9781426320941$28.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 13, 2015
When words in verse are paired with the awesomeness of nature, something magical happens! Beloved former U.S. Poet Laureate J. Patrick Lewis curates an exuberant poetic celebration of the natural world in this stellar collection of nature poems. From trickling streams to deafening thrunderstorms to soaring mountains, discover majestic photography perfectly paired with contemporary (such as Billy Collins), classics (such as Robert Frost), and never-before-published works.
Get two adorable, fun-filled sticker books in one! It's chock-full of the cutest animals on the planet: pandas, koalas, rabbits, kittens, puppies, and many more. Designed playfully with heaps of girly pink as well as baby blue, kids are sure to love these pages of 2,000 stickers, loaded with fun.
Get two amazing sticker books in one! Dinosaurs, tigers, lizards, lions, sharks, polar bears, and many more! Kids will love these fun-packed pages loaded with colorful scenes and 2,000 amazing animal stickers of all shapes, sizes, and colors in a unique blend of photographs and artwork. Interactive games, mazes, drawing prompts, spelling and pattern activities, and more will keep kids entertained, engaged, and learning.
An exciting interactive title chock-full of adorable piglets, fuzzy baby chicks, and other barnyard fun, brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. Packed with mazes, spelling and pattern games, drawing activities, and more, kids are sure to love these pages loaded with fun.
An exciting, interactive title that combines two fun-filled sticker books! It's chock-full of awesome, scary, freaky, outrageous, and deadly animals, bringing National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. Packed with mazes, spelling and pattern games, drawing activities, and more, kids are sure to love these pages, loaded with 2,000 stickers and tons of fun.
An exciting interactive title chock-full of colorful toucans, jaguars, jumping tree frogs, and swinging monkeys, brings National Geographic Kids signature content to a sticker and activity book format. Packed with mazes, spelling and pattern games, drawing activities, and more, kids are sure to love these pages loaded with fun.
This colorful pre-reader uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. The fun, informative facts about one of kids' favorite creatures make this new reading experience a treat.
This pre-reader uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. The humorous and fun information about one of nature's most intriguing animals makes this new reading experience a treat.
Four underwater animal books in one set! Awesome ocean creatures offer so much for young readers to explore in this level 1 and 2 reader collection. Gentle manatees, adorable otters, active sea turtles, and some of the wackiest fish in the sea will interest fact-hungry kids. Follow these playful and smart animals through their aquatic habitats, discover how they live and socialize, and learn about what makes each swimmer lovable and unique. Fascinating animal information is accompanied by wonderful photographs to ensure that kids' natural cur... + Read More
Meet Pope Francis. Born Jorge Mario Bergoglio in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Pope Francis is the first Pope from the Americas. He's also the first Pope to replace a living one! Learn all about the Pontiff in this level 1 reader, carefully leveled for an early independent reading or read aloud experience.
Find out about the shy and rarely seen red panda! This level 1 reader documents the lives of red pandas in their environment. The carefully constructed text and beautiful photographs guarantee a successful and rewarding reading experience for any reader, especially those who love wild animals.
In this level 2 reader, young readers explore the amazing underwater world of coral reefs. Beautiful photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud and for independent reading.
Find out about the life of Rosa Parks and how her actions in Montgomery, Alabama, in 1955 helped end racial segregation in America. This book follows the same standards as other National Geographic Readers with the same careful text, brilliant photographs, and fun approach that kids love. The life story of Rosa Parks has enduring lessons to teach us and this biography should appeal to kids, parents, and teachers.
Sometimes, the uglier, the better! In this level 2 reader, young readers will meet the ugliest of animals. Follow these funny-looking creatures and learn how their strange looks help them in the wild. Interesting photos and carefully leveled text make this book perfect for reading aloud or for independent reading.
Learn all about wildfires—how they happen, why they're important, and when they're dangerous—in this fascinating level 3 reader. It's sure to ignite your interest, with color photographs, interesting facts, and more.
NBA star Boris Diaw of the San Antonio Spurs takes young readers on safari as he explores his off-court passion: wildlife photography! Join Diaw as he escapes from stampeding wildebeests, comes face-to-face with lions, and discovers why you should never come between a hippo and its watery home. Through engaging stories and photos by Diaw, readers will discover a whole new side to this basketball champ. National Geographic Kids Chapter books pick up where the best-selling National Geographic Readers series leaves off, offering young animal lover... + Read More
Meet some brave, amazing animals and the caring people who come to their rescue. Filled with engaging photos, fast facts, and fascinating sidebars, readers won't want to put this book down. National Geographic Kids Chapter books pick up where the best-selling National Geographic Readers series leaves off, offering young animal lovers who are ready for short chapters lively, exciting, full-color true stories—just right to carry in backpacks, share with your friends, and read under the covers at night.
Series: Ultimate ReptileopediaThe Most Complete Reptile Reference EverHardcoverChristina Wilsdon9781426321023$28.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 7 - 10Oct 13, 2015
The natural world experts at National Geographic present the ultimate reference book on reptiles, design just for kids. Crawling with fascinating facts, lively text, and tons of cool, colorful, images of the weirdest and wackiest reptiles on planet Earth, it is sure to be their coveted, #1 reference. Snakey, slimey, scaley, and sensational! Welcome to the amazing world of the most popular reptiles on Earth. With colorful photographs and fun facts, this easy-to-use encyclopedia profiles snakes, lizards, amphibians, turtles and tortoises, crocodi... + Read More
Series: Welcome to MarsMaking a Home on the Red PlanetHardcoverBuzz Aldrin9781426322068$21.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 01, 2015
Space is still the final frontier and Mars continues to make news and attract generations of young people. In this fascinating book, hero-astronaut Buzz Aldrin challenges curious kids to think about Mars as not just a faraway red planet but as a possible future home for Earthlings! What will your new home be like? How will you get there? What will you eat for breakfast? Find out what life might be like far, far from Earth as you navigate your way through this fun and fascinating book. What kid wouldn't want to blast off with him on this (litera... + Read More
Get ready for even more zany weird-but-true fun with 1,000 all-new wacky facts, photos, and too-strange-to-believe stories in the newest book in the wildly popular series. It's the ultimate in weird-but-true awesomeness! National Geographic has packed 1,000 more ALL-NEW wild and wacky facts and photos into Ultimate Weird but True 3, making this the perfect gift for fact-loving tweens everywhere.
Series: National Geographic Kids Why?Over 1,111 Answers to EverythingHardcoverCrispin Boyer9781426320965$23.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Oct 13, 2015
The concept is simple. Got a question? Well now you have an answer! 1,111 of them, in fact. Want to know why your snot is yellow? Flip to the human body chapter. What's on the inside of a turtle shell? The animal section's got you covered. What's in the deepest part of the ocean? Why doesn't Earth just float off into space? Check, check, and check. With hundreds of topics ranging from silly to serious, we've got the expert information you need in a fun and entertaining format that will keep kids digging for answers. Answers include all kinds of... + Read More
Series: Treasury of Norse MythologyStories of Intrigue, Trickery, Love, and RevengeHardcoverDonna Jo Napoli9781426320989$28.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 22, 2015
Coinciding with the new Rick Riordan Magnus Chase series and the Marvel Age of Ultron DVD, featuring Thor, comes a new look at Asgard and the timeless tales of ancient Scandinavia. Classic stories and dazzling illustrations of gods, goddesses, heroes and monsters come to life in a stunning tableau of Norse myths, including those of the thunder god Thor, the one-eyed god and Allfather Odin, and the trickster god Loki. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli dramatizes the timeless tales of ancient Scandinavia. This book ... + Read More
Series: United States EncyclopediaAmerica's People, Places, and EventsHardcoverNational Geographic Kids9781426320927$28.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 22, 2015
The richness of America in all its grandueur and diversity is captured in this comprehensive, authoritative, and lively United States Encyclopedia. With a team of experts and talented writers, this book will be the definitive United States reference resource for kids, and an indespensible tool for home and school. Every state in the union is showcased in a spectacular way in this big, beautiful book of the U.S. Awesome to look at, fun to read, and easy to use, it includes an unparalleled amount of information that is both intriguing and useful... + Read More
Series: What in the World: Look AgainFun-tastic Photo Puzzles for Curious MindsHardcoverNational Geographic Kids9781426320804$19.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 08, 2015
"What in the world?" That's what you'll say when you open this amazing large-format photo book, full of real-life puzzling pictures. Patterns, colors, shapes, hidden animals, optical illusions, double-take photo comparisons, and much more will give your brain a workout and keep you coming back for more!
This cheerful and inspirational book will make kids go "WOW!" and "Awwww" in equal measure. It's packed with adorable animal facts, heartwarming nuggets from history, snippets of cool new science, amazing photography, inspirational advice from Nat Geo explorers, and fascinating weird-but-true facts. Sprinkled throughout are expert tips, jokes, quotes, and exercises to boost kids' dose of daily joy and get them actively involved in their own well-being.
Series: National Geographic Kids Animal RecordsThe Biggest, Fastest, Weirdest, Tiniest, Slowest, and Deadliest Creatures on the PlanetPaperbackSarah Wassner9781426318733$17.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Jul 14, 2015
Lively and information-packed, this book is bursting with mind-blowing animal records. The fastest, the biggest, the most poisonous--it's all here for kids to discover. It's a visual feast of colorful photographs surrounded by swirling, expanding, and climbing bits of information in a high-energy design -- as dynamic as the animal world it celebrates.
Series: Boredom-Busting Fun StuffCool Games, Hilarious Jokes, Awesome Quizzes, and More!PaperbackNational Geographic Kids9781426321061$17.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Jun 23, 2015
With this super huge, super fun, write-in activity book, kids will never be bored again! We've compiled our funniest jokes, most mind-boggling and outrageous puzzles, mazes, games, and quizzes into one giant entertaining volume. Full of eye-catching photographs and hours of learning adventures, they'll be laughing and exploring for hours.
Series: National Geographic Kids Brain GamesThe Mind-Blowing Science of Your Amazing BrainPaperbackJennifer Swanson9781426320705$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 08, 2015
QUICK: Name the most powerful and complex supercomputer ever built. Give up? Here’s a hint: It’s housed in your head and it’s the one thing that makes you YOU. Your brain is mission control for the rest of your body and steers you through life. Not bad for something the size of a softball that looks like a wrinkled grey sponge!In this fascinating, interactive book -- a companion to the National Geographic Channel hit show – kids explore the parts of the brain and how it all works, brainy news nuggets from a neuroscientist, plus fun facts and cr... + Read More
Series: By the Numbers110.01 Cool Infographics Packed with Stats and FiguresPaperbackNational Geographic Kids9781426320729$10.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Oct 13, 2015
Boost your math-brain power! Discover the amazing world of numbers and the real-world wonders they represent through creative, totally "getable" infographics. Colorful illustrated graphs, word clouds, pie charts, maps, photography, comparitive images, and more illuminate the math behind statistics, trends, measurements, and more that we encounter every day. Infographics cover subjects kids care about and can apply to daily living, such as money, food, green living, technology, how things work, and much more. Awesome Q&As with "numbers" people s... + Read More
Series: Edible ScienceExperiments You Can EatPaperbackJodi Wheeler-Toppen9781426321115$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 08, 2015
Grab a beaker, pick up your whisk, and get ready to cook up some solid science. Using food as our tools (or ingredients!) curious kids become saucy scientists that measure, weigh, combine, and craft their way through the kitchen. Discover dozens of thoroughly-tested, fun, edible experiments, sprinkled with helpful photos, diagrams, scientific facts, sub-experiments, and more. And the best news is when all the mad-science is done, you're invited to grab a spoon and take a bite -- and share your results with friends and family.
Series: Extreme PlanetCarsten Peter's Adventures in Volcanoes, Caves, Canyons, Deserts, and Beyond!PaperbackCarsten Peter9781426321009$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Oct 13, 2015
The earth explodes in shoots of hot magma, glaciers crash into the ocean, grotesque creatures lurk in deep caves... follow noted National Geographic explorer and photographer Carsten Peter as he shows us that our precious planet Earth is one wild and extreme place! Tornadoes, ice caves, glaciers, lightning—no territory or phenomenon is too scary for daring explorer Carsten Peter, who is right at home exploring the most outrageous places and raucous natural occurrences around the globe. Kids can follow along as he heads into extreme places and ... + Read More
Get ready to spin webs with spiders, wriggle with worms, and caper with catydids--this is the world of BUGS, and you're in it. This colorful fill-in-the-blanks book is filled with laugh-out-loud illustrations, fun facts, and cool photos. And you're invited to join the buggy adventure by telling your very own story starring...YOU! There are lots more adventures, so collect them all.
A huge tornado takes you and your friend by surpise and you're swept up into the skies! Try not to panic, you never know what will be behind the next cloud! Filled with excitement and hilarity, this compositional challenge lets you tell your very own story starring...YOU! Combining National Geographic Kids' photography and illustrations in colorful laugh-out-loud pages, this engaging, entertaining, and educational book takes you on an adventure through the sky and invites you to enter a new world imaginatively by combining your story with theirs.
Based on the wildly popular National Geographic Kids magazine department "Funny Fill-In," a long-running hit, this fun, interactive book challenges kids to think about words in creative ways, and to write their own wild and wacky stories. Do you dare enter the haunted house? Come inside to see what ghastly frights and terrors await. Filled with excitement and hilarity, this compositional challenge lets you tell your very own story starring...YOU! Combining National Geographic Kids' photography and illustrations in colorful laugh-out-loud pages... + Read More
Based on the wildly popular National Geographic Kids magazine department "Funny Fill-In," a long-running hit, this fun, interactive book challenges kids to think about words in creative ways, and to write their own wild and wacky stories. Get ready to meet the heroes and heroines of Greek legend in this action-packed mythological adventure. Filled with excitement and hilarity, this compositional challenge lets you tell your very own story starring...YOU! Combining National Geographic Kids' photography and illustrations in colorful laugh-out-l... + Read More
Series: MastermindOver 100 Games, Tests, and Puzzles to Unleash Your Inner GeniusPaperbackStephanie Warren Drimmer9781426321108$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12May 10, 2016
Ready to exercise your brain? Let zany superbraniac Ima Genius be your guide in this interactive book full of fascinating brain facts, puzzles, games, and challenges. Learn what type of thinker you are and the geniuses that share your special type of intellect. Discover why your brain does what it does, and how that affects vision, hearing, touch, smell, taste, spatial reasoning, language, memory, and problem solving. Each chapter is filled not only with fun and games, but also famous historical cases, crazy quizzes, exciting experiments, and a... + Read More
Series: NGK EverythingNational Geographic Kids Everything SpaceBlast Off for a Universe of Photos, Facts, and Fun!PaperbackHelaine Becker9781426320743$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 08, 2015
Get ready to blast off into space to explore planets, stars, and beyond! This fun book will pull you in like gravity, full of fun facts, reports from explorers, maps and infographics, and more than 100 pictures.
Series: NGK EverythingNational Geographic Kids Everything VikingsAll the Incredible Facts and Fierce Fun You Can PlunderPaperbackNadia Higgins9781426320767$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 08, 2015
Hats with horns, flying dragons...you may think you know everything there is to know about Vikings, but think again! With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, and full of fun facts and surprises, readers won't stop until they've learned everything about Vikings.
Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to sea turtles and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Sea Turtle Rescue is all about. Kids can connect their love of animals with their passion to help save them, discovering amazing true adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more. This introduction to sea turtles provides in-depth information about their habitats, challenges, and successes, so that kids can take action to help save these amazing endangered creatures. Proceeds hel... + Read More
Inspiring young animal lovers to get up close to elusive tigers and the real-life challenges they face is what Mission: Tiger Rescue is all about. This compelling narrative combines fun and amazing adventure stories, gorgeous photography, hands-on activities, fascinating information, and more, connecting the reader in-depth with the animal's real world. Meet real-life tigers and learn about their habitats, challenges, and successes, plus learn how YOU can take action and save these amazing endangered creatures.
Series: National Geographic Kids Guide to PhotographyTips & Tricks on How to Be a Great Photographer From the Pros & Your Pals at My ShotPaperbackNancy Honovich9781426320668$17.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Aug 04, 2015
In the age of smartphones and selfies, why not learn from the pros how to take great photos to share with friends and family! Here's a fun, fact-filled, kid-friendly guide that is jam-packed with all the essentials for budding photographers. From how to set up a shot and stage the lighting and from the best software to short assignments, you'll learn all the important photographic concepts and basics of equipment, lighting aperture, lenses, depth of field, and more. This wide-ranging book also has sections devoted to composition and photographi... + Read More
Series: Quiz WhizNational Geographic Kids Quiz Whiz 61,000 Super Fun Mind-Bending Totally Awesome Trivia QuestionsPaperbackNational Geographic Kids9781426320842$10.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Nov 10, 2015
Discover 1,000 more fun, fascinating, and funny quiz questions in the latest book in this popular series, with all-new content and photos. Packed with fantastic photos and a dynamic design, kids will have a blast quizzing themselves, friends, and their families on tons of fun trivia! This compact book is just the right size to pass the time on family road trips or to take to camp and quiz fellow campers.
Series: That's Deadly!Fatal Facts That Will Test Your Fearless FactorPaperbackCrispin Boyer9781426320781$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Sep 08, 2015
Put on your suit of armor and grab your bear spray because it's time to explore the deadly side of things. This is the perfect book for curious boys and girls who want the real scoop on predators, natural disasters, and dangerous jobs. That's Deadly! takes you on a journey to explore all of the things in this world that can put your life in jeopardy. From spewing volcanoes to ferocious predators, you'll find tons of fascinating facts that will keep you lying awake at night wondering what exactly might be lurking under your bed. Can't sort ... + Read More
Series: The Ultimate Adventure Atlas of EarthMaps, Games, Activities, and More for Hours of Extreme Fun!PaperbackNational Geographic Kids9781426320446$15.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Jul 14, 2015
Here comes another spectacular specialty atlas for kids from the world's leader in exploration, cartography, and conservation. Discovering the excitement of Earth's extreme and adventurous world and all that's in it will take on a whole new level of excitement for kids with the maps, games, fun facts, photos, and activities that pack the National Geographic Kids Ultimate Adventure Atlas of Earth. Get ready to explore some of the world's coolest, darkest, deepest, most amazing places in this bold and exciting world adventure atlas, fascinating ... + Read More
Series: Weird but TrueWeird But True 7300 Outrageous FactsPaperbackNational Geographic Kids9781426320866$8.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Nov 10, 2015
Weird But True! 7 is the newest addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series. This new book offers children 300 more of the wacky facts, illustrations, and photographs they love! This quirky reference book is full of 300 all new wild, wacky, brain-bending facts accompanied by vibrant photography and illustrations. Kids will have a blast exploring the latest book in this bestselling series. Topics include science, space, weather, geography, food, pop culture, and just about everything else under the sun. It's so much fun, kids will forget ... + Read More
Get six incredible, full-length Weird but True! books in one out-of-this-world collector's mega-set, featuring all-new outrageous trivia and eye-popping photos in every book and all the fun you've come to expect from this wildly popular series. Fascinating information and lively art combine to make irresistible brain candy for young readers. Kids will have such a good time that they won't even realize they're learning! Did you know that "borborygmus" is the word for the rumbling sound in your stomach when you’re hungry, or that some butterflies... + Read More
A collector’s set of three books with a total of 900 silly jokes that kids love, paired with photos of laughing animals and funny people! Based on material from the popular Just Joking department of National Geographic Kids—the nation's largest children's magazine—these books are packed with knock-knocks, tongue twisters, riddles, traditional question-and-answer jokes, and more. Presented in a colorful, photo-driven style, the Laugh-Out-Loud Collector's Set is great for tossing into a backpack to share with friends at school or camp. Plus, th... + Read More
Children have never had so many reasons to learn how Chinese people everywhere ring in the new and ring out the old. As China takes its new place on the global stage, understanding Chinese culture and values becomes ever more essential to our next generation.For two joyous weeks red is all around. The color represents luck and happiness. Children receive money wrapped in red paper, and friends and loved ones exchange poems written on red paper. The Chinese New Year is also an opportunity to remember ancestors, and to wish peace and happiness to... + Read More
Here are the three books of Hannah Bonner's award-winning When series under a single cover, with updated scientific facts and a new section of engaging activities and extra information.Featuring cartoons and Common Core alignment activities for teachers and kids, this book is a wonderful addition to any science class, library, or home bookshelf. Enjoy a humorous stroll through 200 million years of life on Earth, from when plants and animals first crawled onto land all the way to the dawn of dinosaurs. Along the way you will encounter fearsome f... + Read More
Series: PhotobiographiesAirborneA Photobiography of Wilbur and Orville WrightPaperbackMary Collins9781426322211$8.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 10Aug 04, 2015
This is the inspiring photobiography of Wilbur and Orville Wright, whose determination and curiosity led them to create the first working airplane. The newest edition adds common core-aligned critical thinking activities for even further learning in the classroom or at home. Packed with intriguing photos of Wilbur and Orville Wright, their family, and their many experiments, this photobiography reveals the personalities and lives of these extraordinary young men who resolved those problems of flight that stumped the experts and built the fi... + Read More
Series: PhotobiographiesHelen's EyesA Photobiography of Annie Sullivan, Helen Keller's TeacherPaperbackMarfe Ferguson Delano9781426322228$8.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 10Aug 04, 2015
The epic story of Annie Sullivan’s perseverance and triumph in the face of hardship will enthrall readers of every age. This pioneering teacher overcame disability and misfortune before achieving her success as one of the most famous educators of all time. This is the inspiring photobiography of Anne Mansfield Sullivan, a woman born into a life of daunting disadvantage and social obstacle. She grew up poor, with little education, the child of struggling Irish immigrants. By the age of eight, Annie was almost blind because of untreated trachoma.... + Read More