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Whats better than earning a dollar bill? Creating a craft with it! This book introduces readers to fun origami figures that can be... made out of dollar bills. Readers will learn how to make an airplane, envelope, bird, and more. Crafters might choose to keep the origami figure or give it to a friend as a unique gift. Clear photographs and step-by-step instructions ensure that readers will grasp the crafting process. Even beginner crafters will master this creative, one-dollar activity! read more

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Crafting doesnt have to be expensive! This book teaches readers how to create amazing crafts out of a common household itemduct ta...pe. Readers will learn how to make an adventure bag, tablet cover, wallet, and more. They can also choose to make something they can wear, such as a tie or baseball cap. Clear instructions and corresponding photographs will engage readers and allow them to correctly follow each step in the crafting process. read more

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Who knew tissue paper could be made into suncatchers and butterflies? This book shows readers all the fun projects they can make u...sing tissue paper, a common household material. The book begins by introducing readers to techniques for working with tissue paper, then shows them how to make collage placemats, paper bag piñatas, and bird decorations. The book provides clear step-by-step guidance through the projects, and vivid visuals bring each project to life. read more

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The ocean is home to hundreds of different kinds of sharks, and the diversity among these species is incredible. So, where can an ...early reader start when learning about them? Right here! The fastest, biggest, and most unusual sharks are featured to showcase some of the ocean’s most intriguing inhabitants in a straightforward question-and-answer format. read more

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The animal kingdom is full of humor. This uproarious resource uses puns and play-on-words to create wonderful jokes that children ...will love. Vibrant and charming illustrations support the hilarity. read more

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Pulleys are simple machines that have many uses, from lifting an injured boater into a rescue helicopter to drawing a bucket of wa...ter from a well! This book explains the science behind this helpful machine. Experiments, presented step-by-step and with photos, encourage students to engage with the pulleys in their own lives. read more

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Detailed, labeled illustrations, with some parts removed to reveal the inside, provide information about the creatures that live i...n the rain forest, the desert, the savanna, a coral reef, Antarctica, a coniferous forest, and woodland areas. read more

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Gathers facts about the human body and how it works, including details about each of the different systems and about diseases, par...asites, and medical care. read more

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Christmas is one holiday that calls for crafting! In this high-interest text, readers learn how to make simple holiday crafts in 1...0 minutes or less. Step-by-step instructions guide readers as they create felt stockings, Christmas cards, Advent calendars, wreaths, and more using materials readily available at home or school. Detailed color photographs accompany each step, and age-appropriate text makes the process accessible for young readers. Readers are encouraged to personalize their crafts, and will delight in this fun, hands-on way to celebrate the season! read more

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The shovel that helps you dig a hole, the chopsticks you use at lunch, and some of the big machines we see when passing by constru...ction sites are all examples of levers. This book takes a look at the simple machine behind these different objects, using everyday examples and kid-friendly experiments to illustrate the physics behind this fascinating simple machine. Easy-to-read text will encourage readers, while large, colorful photographs will illustrate the concepts at hand. Students will be interested to see the ways that they interact with levers on a daily basis, and further reading and websites will encourage them to seek additional information. read more

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Introduces tigers, including where they live, what they eat, and why they are an endangered species.

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Presents craft projects for winter, including a pine tree diorama, a pine cone bird feeder, and a mobile made from ice.

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Presents a series of riddles featuring animals and provides solutions.

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Collects jokes about food, including hot dogs, eggs, and cookies.

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This fun, fact-filled book is sure to be a hit with young adventurers everywhere. Readers learn all about different species of bea...rs, including polar bears, panda bears, and spectacled bears. Vivid photographs and helpful fact boxes support the text as readers learn about bear anatomy, behavior, habitat, and diet. Puzzles, activities, jokes, and a retelling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears will keep readers’ attention and spark their interest to learn even more. read more

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Every household has an abundance of junk mail. What if you could turn it into something beautiful? With this book, readers can do ...just that by following the simple instructions to turn colorful junk mail into jewelry! Packed with many other recycled paper crafts, this volume encourages readers to reconsider whats garbage and what can become something more with a little paint, glue, or glitter. Each craft engages readers with art and creatively highlights how its possible to reduce and reuse waste every day. read more

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This fun, fact-filled book is sure to be a hit with young adventurers everywhere. Readers learn all about different species of bea...rs, including polar bears, panda bears, and spectacled bears. Vivid photographs and helpful fact boxes support the text as readers learn about bear anatomy, behavior, habitat, and diet. Puzzles, activities, jokes, and a retelling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears will keep readers attention and spark their interest to learn even more. read more

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Toilet paper tubes, tissue boxes, and sheets of cardboard are sturdy beginnings for many craft projects to help pass a rainy after...noon. They can become decorations, gifts, or simply more exciting boxes! Readers follow step-by-step instructions to create amazing crafts using cardboard thats otherwise headed for the curb. The simple language allows readers of all ages to enjoy the many crafts in this book, but also provides places for the most artistic readers to show off their individual imaginations through extra color, detail, and more. read more

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What do constipated mathematicians do? Why did the chemist cut off one of her legs? Find out the hilarious answers in this collect...ion of kid-friendly gross-out jokes. It will keep the laughs rolling as science is put under the joke microscope. read more

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Readers will follow Sophie the silkworm as she spins the story of her magnificent metamorphosis. Sophie’s character is at once whi...msical and relatable, sparking readers’ interest about her life cycle and role in her ecosystem. Information-rich text and accessible language introduce readers to a silkworm’s life stages, as corresponding photographs help readers visualize the process. Readers will delight in Sophie’s story of trying to prove how important her silk really is, while learning important facts about a silkworm’s habitat, anatomy, and uses. This volume supports elementary life science curricula in a fun and fascinating way. read more

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Offers a guide to creating clay stop-motion animations featuring safari animals and scenery, with step-by-step instructions for cr...eating the clay figures and backgrounds. read more

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There are several places in the ocean where plastic has collected in giant piles, endangering animals that live nearby. Not much c...ould be better for the environment than reducing the amount of plastic thrown away, especially if its reused well. In this book, readers find crafts that beautify plastic containers, bottles, and more for use as gifts, decorations, and jewelry. Simple step-by-step instructions guide readers through each project as well as provide chances for each crafters creativity to shine through. read more

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Welcome to the farm, where Tractor plows fields and lifts bales of hay. This isn’t the only big machine character featured in this... charming fiction title, Harvester and Water Sprayer join Tractor as they complete their daily tasks on the farm. Readers dive into the world of tractors and farm vehicles, learning how to identify them and their parts through bright, busy photographs and an info-vocabulary feature. This text is perfect for beginning readers and for adults and children to share and explore together. With playful rhymes, accessible language, and engaging visuals, this book is sure to become a favorite. read more

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Decorative cards are a great way to celebrate any occasion, and when readers have a hand in making them, the occasion becomes much... more special! This high-interest crafting guide teaches readers how to create decorative cards for birthdays, Christmas, Diwali, Hanukkah, Valentine’s Day, Eid-Ul-Fitr, and more! In 1 minutes or less, readers can assemble decorative cards from materials readily available at home or in school. Crafts are explained with easy to follow, step-by-step instructions. Accompanying photographs act as an important reference point during the crafting process. These simple-yet-fun crafts are sure to excite even reluctant crafters! read more

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Offers a guide to creating clay stop-motion animations featuring outer space themes and scenery, with step-by-step instructions fo...r creating the clay figures and backgrounds. read more

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Deer are popular animals to hunt, but before people can hunt them, they have to track them. Readers discover a variety of ways to ...track deerfrom looking at hoof prints and deer rubs to examining their poop. Deer poop can tell people a lot about deer, including what it ate and how recently it was in a given area. Readers learn fun facts about deer through informative text, colorful maps, helpful diagrams, and detailed images. Deer poop may not be pretty, but, as readers will learn, its a great way to learn about these animals. read more

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From the huge lion to the small red squirrel, a wide variety of wild animals is presented for readers to draw. Each page takes rea...ders to a new place to learn about new animals, such as the kangaroos of Australia and the rhinos of Africa and Asia. Step-by-step instructions with helpful illustrations guide aspiring artists as they learn to draw these animals. Also, each lesson begins and ends with a colorful image of the finished drawing. Along the way, readers are presented with cool facts about wild animals, allowing them to learn important information in a fun and engaging way. read more

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Yards and yards of fabric fun are presented to readers through accessible, crafty text. Readers are given a multitude of craft ide...as that will keep their interest for hours. Step-by-step instructions allow readers to get creative by themselves or in a group. read more

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Puppets are fun to play with and they’re even more fun to make. In this book, readers learn how to create their very own puppets o...ut of materials that are easily accessible, such as socks, spoons, and cups. Brilliant color photographs detail each step in the process, as readers learn how to turn basic materials into lion, bear, and fish puppets, and even a mermaid marionette. Straightforward text and step-by-step instructions help readers gain an understanding of the craft and how it’s made. The book begins with a helpful hint and list of materials to guide readers as they begin to create puppets that are ready to come to life! read more

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From skateboard ramps to roller coasters, students are no doubt familiar with the inclined plane. This book explores the physics b...ehind inclined planes with vivid images and easy to understand text, offering many examples, both functional and fun, of the ways that inclined planes assist us in our daily life. Suggested experiments are easy to replicate using household items, and further reading and websites offer additional information to curious readers. read more

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You dont need to be a robotic engineer to build a robot. This book shows readers how to sculpt their own robots out of clay. The v...olume begins with a list of Claymation materials and techniques to introduce readers to the process. Readers will learn how to sculpt clay into figures from simple robots to dog robots, using both the subtractive and armature sculpting techniques. Theyll also learn how to make a set and props to round out their movie scenes. Instructions for using lights and cameras get crafters ready to shoot their own robot movie. read more

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When it comes to animals, it's guaranteed to be a wild time! Readers of this fun collection of animal poems will explore the anima...l kingdom firsthand as they read charming pieces from a variety of poets. They'll encounter important literary and poetic devices along the way, making this volume a valuable addition to any language arts curriculum. Even reluctant readers will love the adorable illustrations that enrich the text. Engaging and accessible, this volume is sure to be a hit in any library or classroom. Animal and poetry lovers alike will enjoy this charming collection. read more

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A castle soaring through the air makes for a fun story, and an even more fun puzzle to solve. Readers of this unique volume will g...o on an adventure and use their problem-solving skills to find their way through the flying castle. Colorful illustrations and concise, accessible text engage even the most reluctant readers, while clues and keys also help them figure out the assortment of puzzles throughout the book. Completing a puzzle is a fun goal, and readers will feel a sense of accomplishment after solving each one. read more

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A treasure hunt is a classic example of a hands-on game that requires completing tasks and solving puzzles to figure something out.... Readers of this delightful book will follow along on a treasure-hunt adventure, solving puzzles on their own along the way. Each puzzle is accompanied by colorful illustrations and accessible text, including hints and clues to help the reader complete the task at hand. These unique puzzles encourage readers to efficiently find solutions to problems, an important part of the Common Core standards. This exciting volume is sure to be a hit with readers of many ages and levels. read more