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Easy-to-read text, historic photographs, suggested activities, and clear, simple maps vividly describe events that determined the ...course of U.S. history and introduces readers to the people who influenced these events. read more

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A boy and his dog present amusing counting, size comparison, and mathematical facts

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Describes how living things adapt and change in order to survive, discussing adaptation to different habitats, how the organisms i...n a habitat adapt to interact with each other, and adapting to changing environments. read more

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Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of penguins.

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Provides instructions for making party invitations, favors, and decorations using common household items, and suggests party theme...s. read more

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$8.15

Examines the physical reasons for hibernation, what animals hibernate, and where most animals hibernate.

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Offers a history of Fort Sumter and the events leading up its bombardment and surrender in 1861.

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An innovative series with engaging sidebars, colorful photography, and labeled diagrams uses familiar, everyday objects to present... science concepts such as sound, motion, states of matter, and other science curriculum topics. read more

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Step-by-step instructions show how to use different forms of wood or cork to create original craft projects.

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$24.00

Asks readers to identify specific plants and animals in a picture of a park, and then introduces facts about each one.

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$24.00 $23.00

Describes how people use their noses to smell the different types of odors around them and discusses the effects of pollution, bad... smells as a warning of danger, and the ways insects and other animals use theri sense of smell. read more

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Whether described as a vertebrate or reptile, Earths animals can be classified and divided in many ways. Readers are introduced to... scientific classification in an easy-to-understand way, complete with fun fact boxes about cool animals such as kangaroos and crocodiles. Full-color photographs of these animals will draw readers in and help them learn about the similarities and differences between animals groups. With sidebars complementing the main science content, readers wont be able to get enough of the animal kingdom. read more

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Discusses how investigators use the evidence left behind at crime scenes to catch criminals and solve cases.

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In 1872, English gentleman Phileas Fogg has many adventures as he tries to win a bet that he can travel around the world in eighty... days. read more

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Offers the history of puppets as a form of entertainment from around the world, providing instructions for making puppets from Jap...an, India, and Burma. read more

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Photographs accompany brief rhyming text about children counting crayons.

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Presents the adventures of Mowgli, a boy reared by a pack of wolves and the wild animals of the Indian jungle.

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Introduces the ancient Aztec Empire, describing its history, rulers, agriculture, religion, art, architecture, and everyday life, ...with instructions for making such Aztec items as a mask, headdress, and calendar. read more

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Introduces the caribou, describing their physical characteristics, eating habits, and migratory behavior.

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Animal life cycles can be very different, as seen between the 70-year-old elephants and the adult mayflies that only live a few ho...urs. However, the cuckoo and the cheetah illustrate how many parts are similar, too. Readers will gain a basic understanding of life cycles and as they read about examples from animals all over the world. Colorful photographs of animals in action will engage readers while accessible science content will augment classroom learning. read more

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$32.00

One of the most interesting ways to learn about other cultures is through the myths, legends and stories that they pass on to succ...essive generations, which ultimately explain larger truths about the societies and cultures from which they originate. read more

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Koby the koala describes his habitat and family and discusses how a young koala grows up, how koalas live, and why they are endang...ered. read more

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Animal life cycles can be very different, as seen between the 70-year-old elephants and the adult mayflies that only live a few ho...urs. However, the cuckoo and the cheetah illustrate how many parts are similar, too. Readers will gain a basic understanding of life cycles and as they read about examples from animals all over the world. Colorful photographs of animals in action will engage readers while accessible science content will augment classroom learning. read more

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$23.00

Mr. Pelican, who is so very proud of his looks, guards a secret about his fantastic fishing ability.

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$27.00

Explains how to make toys from many different countries such as bottletop snakes, apple dolls, and minikites.

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$20.00

Looks at seven pond animals, including frogs, dragonflies, and carp, with basic facts about the way each animal behaves.

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Step-by-step instructions show how to use differnet kinds of paper, such as poster board, crepe paper, and napkins to create origi...nal craft projects. read more

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Provides step-by-step instructions for making crafts using stones, gravel, sand, and other objects, found either in nature or arou...nd the house. read more

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Looks at the food technology industry, covering such topics as food storage and safety, food flavor, substitute foods, and genetic... modification of food. read more

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Provides instructions on drawing birds, including cockatiels, canaries, and parakeets, in a text that includes pet care tips.

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$32.95

Myths and legends tend to overshadow the many other aspects of the innovative Aztec civilization. Aztec clothes, festivals, foods,... and sports are just some of the topics that readers will discover. Each subject is complimented by a step-by-step craft that readers can construct with just a few simple materials. Projects, such as a straw flute, shoestring necklace, and paper pottery, support key concepts concerning the Aztec culture. The crafts easy-to-follow instructions are supported by clear illustrations, while vibrant photographs enhance the main text. Readers will appreciate the rich legacy of this important culture and reflect on the ways it has left a permanent mark on Mexican and American traditions. read more

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Presents an introduction to communication, discussing important communication device inventions and how they work.

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$14.05

The wonders left behind by the ancient Egyptians are some of the most astounding artifacts in the world. People travel thousands o...f miles for a glimpse of Egypts Great Sphinx and the pyramids and they flock to nearby museums to see mummies and burial masks. Readers are transported back to the distant past without leaving their seats as they learn about many fascinating features of ancient Egyptian culture. Each chapter includes a simple craft relating to the discussion. Reed boats, scarab necklaces, and miniature pyramids are just some of the projects that can be completed with a few simple materials. These fun step-by-step activities will provide readers with a tangible link to some of the most essential concepts of Egyptian history. read more

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Looks at seven field animals, including moles, hares, and snails, with basic facts about the way each animal behaves.