3 years & up. Read all about these five mischievous monkeys as they discover new adventures in each book. Encourage children to use the finger puppets to act out the parts of each character. Have them take turns on each page as they make the exciting characters their own. This set is a great tool for interactive reading in the classroom and getting children excited about reading. All books are paperback.
3 years & up. These 8 paperback books discuss specific ways to be a friend and how to get along with everyone. Each book teaches lessons for children to learn by, as well as fun ways to be polite by using manners, kind words, understanding others feelings and making oneself happy.
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.
Picture books play an important role in every classroom. This wonderful collection of visual and textual stories offers a valuable literary experience for all children. Excellent way to introduce themes or concepts throughout the curriculum. Paperback.
Grades 1 - 4. Join Jack and Annie on adventures through time and space. Filled with Factual information, these books are great for connecting fiction with non-fiction texts. Paperbacks include Dolphins at Daybreak, Vacation under the Volcano, Ghost Town at Sundown, Hour of the Olympics, Viking Ships at Sunrise, Polar Bears Past Bedtime, Lions at Lunchtime, Day of the Dragon King.
Grades 2 - 4. Besides solving crimes and capers in their hometown of Green Lawn, Connecticut, the friends also go in search of a jaguar's jewel and the ninth nugget. From J to Q, students will enjoy unraveling these mysteries along with this terrific trio!
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.
4 - 7 years. Young readers will recognize this fun selection of trucks from their everyday life and around their town. Vehicles featured include: trucks, tractors and farm vehicles, diggers, loaders, cranes, fire trucks, and rescue vehicles. The machines, their parts, and their uses are concisely described. Glossaries explain essential terms, and suggested activities add to the fun. The big format and vibrant design make these books perfect for kids to read alone or share with a friend. Paperback. 24 pages.
4 years & up. Inspire good habits with these easy to read introductions to healthy living. Whether learning about proper nutrition or understanding how our bodies work, kids will get the facts they need to help keep them in good health.
Grades K - 2. Start with questions and get Little Books of Answers! This comprehensive guided reading program uses the questions Who? What? When? Why? And How? along with balanced literacy and guided reading strategies to turn beginning readers into independent readers with literacy skills and content mastery.
8 years & up. Solid information, sound advice, fun illustrations, real-life topics, and practical tips -- no wonder these books are so popular with young readers. Together they make a cool collection of self-help books that really help. This set of 4 books answers all the questions one has when growing up. All books in the set are paperback. Included book titles: Bullies Are a Pain in the Brain (112 pages), Cliques, Phonies, & other Baloney (136 pages), Don't Behave Like You Live in a Cave… More »
Grades 1 - 3. Written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists of tomorrow, the vivid images and clearly presented facts in this National Geographic series will pique the curiosity of any student. Set of 5 paperback books, approximately 48 pages.