Literature

Encourage children to read outside of the classroom and grow their love for learning. Kaplan’s selection of children’s books reinforces key academic concepts, promotes diversity, fosters social intelligence, and provides options for bilingual readers. Vivid illustrations and easy-to-read text will entertain students and improve their literacy.

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Love is in the Hair Books - Set of 4
Love is in the Hair Books - Set of 4
Item: 36917
Status: In Stock
$64.95
4 years & up. Educate, empower, and inspire with the Love is in the Hair book set. Dedicated to celebrating the beauty and heritage of Black hair, this book set showcases the relationships, experiences, and routines Black and Brown children find through their hair care. From a young boy visiting a barbershop for a fresh cut and a mother and daughter bonding over the nightly ritual of detangling hair, to a girl searching for her bedtime bonnet with her family and a father and daughter finding… More »
Supporting Self-Esteem Books - Set of 4
Supporting Self-Esteem Books - Set of 4
Item: 36280
Status: In Stock
$66.95
4 years & up. This collection of books will boost children's self-esteem by encouraging them to do activities they enjoy rather than activities they think they are supposed to do. Each story shows children doing non-traditional gender role activities such as girls going on a nature adventure, boys painting their nails and girls being a pirate. Partial proceeds from one of the books go to accelerating LGBTQ acceptance. Set of 4. Hardcover.
All Families Are Special Books - Set of 4
All Families Are Special Books - Set of 4
Item: 36593
Status: In Stock
$73.95
4 years & up. Love comes in many different forms-so do families! Show children that love, not who you are or how your family looks, is what makes a family a family with the inclusive All Families Are Special Books. Perfect for exploring all the unique ways a family can be made, this book set helps teachers and parents build nurturing and supportive environments for children where they feel safe, comfortable, and affirmed in their family backgrounds. From adoptive and single-parent families,… More »
Explore Your World: Indian Culture Books - Set of 4
Explore Your World: Indian Culture Books - Set of 4
Item: 36592
Status: In Stock
$72.95
4 years & up. Immerse children in Indian cultural traditions and experiences with this bright and inclusive book set - Explore Your World: Indian Culture Books. Children will love riding through a bustling city on a tuk tuk taxi, making a rakhi bracelet with their siblings, learning to embrace themselves for who they are, and celebrating Holi, the vibrant festival of colors, as they're transported to India through the beautiful illustrations, engaging characters, and diverse stories found in… More »
Library Starter Books - Set of 13
Library Starter Books - Set of 13
Item: 46687
Status: In Stock
$154.95
3 - 6 years. Leap into learning through reading and build a fantastic library collection! We have blended traditional and newer titles for a variety of themes, illustrative techniques, and writing styles. Paperback-hardback combination. Set of 13 books.
Dr. Seuss Books and Audio CDs
Dr. Seuss Books and Audio CDs
Item: 60544P
Status: In Stock
$10.99 - $68.95
3 years & up. Dr Seuss books are inspirational, yet honest, and always rhythmically rollicking. Children will follow along as their favorite Dr. Seuss book is read on CD. Available in a complete set of 6 books and some titles can be purchased individually.
Career Books - Set of 8
Career Books - Set of 8
Item: 71668
Status: In Stock
$35.95
3 years & up. The books in this set gives children a realistic insight into the working day of adults. Easy-to-read captions and color photographs of men and women from different cultures help children understand what's involved in each occupation. Children learn all about what it takes to do an interesting job well. Along the way, they appreciate the contributions these workers make to our lives and the world around us. Set of 8 books.
Multicultural Books - Set of 7
Multicultural Books - Set of 7
Item: 35688
Status: In Stock
$62.95
3 years & up. Ideal for classrooms, this economical set combines 7 diverse titles for a range of cultural classroom experiences. Titles included: Not Yet Yvette, Abuela's Weave, Baseball Saved Us, We Are A Rainbow, Jamaica and Brianna, The Seven Chinese Brothers, and Jamaica Louise James. Paperback. Set of 7 books.
How Do Dinosaurs Book and CD - Set of 4
How Do Dinosaurs Book and CD - Set of 4
Item: 73065
Status: In Stock
$44.95
3 years & up. This book and CD collection includes everyone's favorite dinosaurs. Books include: How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?, How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?, How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?, How Do Dinosaurs Go to School? Each book features a corresponding CD to listen and follow along while reading.
Children's Books That Promote Resilience - Set of 14
Children's Books That Promote Resilience - Set of 14
Item: 46793
Status: In Stock
$159.95
3 years & up. Set of 14 children's books that help promote resilience. Please note: book titles may change due to availability. We will only substitute book titles of the same value and purpose.
Cultural Diversity Paperback Set - Set of 5
Cultural Diversity Paperback Set - Set of 5
Item: 94866
Status: In Stock
$49.95
Explore cultural diversity by defining similarities and differences between people and places around the world. Each book has wonderful photographs for children to understand and relate to the concepts of everyday activities. Also includes a teachers guide with additional activities that can be used throughout the classroom.
Multicultural Books and CD - Set of 4
Multicultural Books and CD - Set of 4
Item: 37316
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 years & up. Explore cultural diversity with this Multicultural Book and CD set. This set of acclaimed read-along books will foster learning and understanding of multiple cultures while keeping children engaged with the beautifully illustrated pages. Includes: "Feast for 10", "Abiyoyo", "Jamaica's Find", and "No Mirrors in My Nanas House". Set of 4 books with CDs.
Phonics Readers Books - Set of 5
Phonics Readers Books - Set of 5
Item: 71616
Status: In Stock
$37.95
3 years & up. These lively rhyming stories are full of fun illustrations. Each book has simple rhyming text and phonic repetition designed to develop essential language and early reading skills. Guidance notes are provided at the back of each book. Set of 5 paperback books.
Junie B. Jones Books - Set of 10
Junie B. Jones Books - Set of 10
Item: 23707
Status: In Stock
$49.95
Grades K - 3. Uncover an adventure with every turn of the page as you read about Junie B. and meet the world's funniest kindergartner. Titles include: Junie B. Jones and the Yucky Blucky Fruitcake, Junie B. Jones and Her Big Fat Mouth, Junie B. Jones and Some Sneaky Peeky Spying, Junie B. Jones Has a Monster Under Her Bed, Junie B. Jones is a Party Animal, Junie B. Jones Loves Handsome Warren, Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus, Junie B. Jones and that Meanie Jim's Birthday, Junie B. Jones… More »
Spanish Words Embedded into Stories Books - Set of 8
Spanish Words Embedded into Stories Books - Set of 8
Item: 73219
Status: In Stock
$68.95
3 years & up. Children will delight in the use of both Spanish and English words throughout the books in this set. Set of 8 paperback books.
I Can Read Books Grades K-1 - Set of 10
I Can Read Books Grades K-1 - Set of 10
Item: 23388
Status: In Stock
$49.95
Level 1, Grades K-1. Features both simple concepts and stories with great characters for early readers. 10 titles include: Little Bear, A Kiss for Little Bear, Little Bear's Friend, Little Bear's Visit, A Picture For Harold's Room, Danny and the Dinosaur, The Fire Cat, Harry and the Lady Next Door, Drip Drop, and Biscuit.
Early Literacy Skills Books - Set of 5
Early Literacy Skills Books - Set of 5
Item: 71615
Status: In Stock
$37.95
3 years & up. This book set offers lively rhyming stories with fun illustrations. They are great for reading aloud or children that are beginning to read independently. Each book has simple rhyming text and phonic repetition specially designed to develop essential language and early reading skills and includes guidance notes at the back of each book. Set of 5.
Who Was Books - Set of 6
Who Was Books - Set of 6
Item: 83332
Status: In Stock
$35.95
Grades 3 - 5. These well-written biographies tell the stories of notable individuals in a variety of contexts. Each book highlights the life, contributions and accomplishments of the individual in a fun, engaging way that clearly explores the world he/she lived in and changed. Fascinating details and black-and-white illustrations fill each story, along with side notes and a time line to enhance readers' understanding. Collection includes six, 112-page paperbacks.
Step Into Reading Book Set - Level 1 - Set of 9
Step Into Reading Book Set - Level 1 - Set of 9
Item: 52838
Status: In Stock
$44.95
Grades PreK - 1. Through easy words and simple sentences, the youngest readers will discover the joy of reading a good story through this set of books. Set of 9 books.
Magic Tree House Paperback Book Set 1 #1-8 - Set of 8
Magic Tree House Paperback Book Set 1 #1-8 - Set of 8
Item: 86512
Status: In Stock
$47.95
6 years & up. Transport your children on an amazing journey with this exciting Magic Tree House Paperback Book Reading and Exploration Set. Your children will love joining Jack and Annie on adventures through time and space. These books are great for connecting fiction with nonfiction texts. Each book is filled with factual information alongside exciting quests. Encourage your children to ask questions about vocabulary words they're unfamiliar with. Paperback. Set of 8.
Look Once, Look Again Books - Set of 12
Look Once, Look Again Books - Set of 12
Item: 82964
Status: In Stock
$56.95
Interest Level: K-3. Reading Levels: N-R. Colorful photographs and easy-to-read text draw readers in as they take an up-close look at fascinating species in 12 different environments. 12 books, 16 pages each.
At Home with Diversity and Inclusion Read Along Books - Set of 7
At Home with Diversity and Inclusion Read Along Books - Set of 7
Item: 51104
Status: In Stock
$56.95
3 years & up. Introduce this wonderful At Home with Diversity and Inclusion Read Along Books set in your classroom for group reading. This collection of books promotes diversity, empathy, literacy, and social learning. Children will love learning more about characters different from them and connecting to characters familiar to them. Encourage children to ask questions about vocabulary words they?re unfamiliar with. Paperback. Set of 7 books.
Life Cycles Books - Set of 6
Life Cycles Books - Set of 6
Item: 52689
Status: In Stock
$59.95
Grades K - 1. Spark the interest of beginning readers with engaging fiction and authentic informational content! These high-quality books feature an appropriate reading level and familiar standards-based themes. Set of 6 books have 12 - 20 pages each.
Different Abilities Books - Set of 8
Different Abilities Books - Set of 8
Item: 22092
Status: In Stock
$84.95
4 years & up. Even children have obstacles to overcome and this book set is actually honest, light, and direct. With issues ranging from asthma, diabetes, autism, Down's syndrome, handicapped, blind and poor eyesight. Each book has a desire for all children to learn and play, and to be accepted for themselves as other children are.