5,000 Awesome Facts (about Everything!) 2

5,000 Awesome Facts (about Everything!) 2

Provides five thousand facts about everything from water parks and hair to manners and fossils.

5,000 Awesome Facts 3 (About Everything!)

5,000 Awesome Facts 3 (About Everything!)

A collection of facts about diverse subjects such as food, animals, inventions and more.

5000 Amazing Facts (Discovery Kids)

5000 Amazing Facts (Discovery Kids)

Learn 5,000 amazing facts about science, animals, the human body, history, space, music, culture, and more!

Animal Smackdown

Surprising Animal Matchups with Surprising Results

Animal Smackdown

Enter the ring to witness an epic battle of brawn between an ant and an elephant! A chimp vs. a crow in a showdown of wits! An emporer penguin vs. a pygmy mamoset in a contest for cutest creature! Some of the victors might surprise you and all of these animals will amaze you! Stats, fun facts, photos, and in-depth profiles about each contender will help you pick winners for more than a dozen mighty matchups. A March Madness-style bracket at the end of the book allows readers to choose the ultimate champion!

Totally Wacky Facts about Land Animals

Totally Wacky Facts about Land Animals

"Presents more than 100 facts about land animals in a unique layout that appeals to struggling and reluctant readers"--

National Geographic Kids Extreme Records

National Geographic Kids Extreme Records

A reference guide includes records and achievements made by humans, animals, and nature.

Children's Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 2nd Edition

A Librarian's Guide

Children's Literature in Action: A Librarian's Guide, 2nd Edition

Looking for a practitioner-oriented intro to literature for children ages 5–12? This book covers the latest trends, titles, and tools for choosing the best books and materials as well as for planning fun and effective programs and activities. • Includes recommendations and evaluations of digital eBooks, apps, and audiobooks as well as print titles, providing full coverage of the range of materials for children today • Features short essays by top authors and practitioners in the field to give readers expert opinions and guidance • Provides author comments, collaborative activities, featured books, special topics and programs, selected awards and celebrations, historical connections, recommended resources, issues for discussion, relevant professional standards, and assignment suggestions within each chapter • Addresses the most recent professional and curricular standards for elementary school students—a key element of today's education assessment standards

The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature

The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature

From Maria Edgeworth, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to Sherman Alexie, Sharon Flake, and Gene Luen Yang, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults. Exploring a diverse range of writing, The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature includes: - Chapters covering key genres and forms from fiction, nonfiction, and poetry to picture books, graphic novels and fairy tales - A history of changing ideas of childhood and adolescence - Coverage of psychological, educational and literary theoretical approaches - Practical guidance on researching, reading and writing about children's and young adult literature - Explorations of children's and young adult film, TV and new media In addition, “Extending Your Study” sections at the end of each chapter provide advice on further reading, writing, discussion and online resources as well as case study responses from writers and teachers in the field. Accessibly written for both students new to the subject and experienced teachers, this is the most comprehensive single volume introduction to the study of writing for young people.

National Geographic Kids Myths Busted! 2

Just When You Thought You Knew What You Knew ...

National Geographic Kids Myths Busted! 2

Explores more than one hundred tall tales, suspicious stories, and urban myths, revealing how each has been disproven, with facts about myth origins, historical significance, and how they were investigated by scientific debunkers.