Books for Kids

Amazing Human Feats of Survival

Publisher: Capstone Press

Grade Level 2-3

ISBN-13:  978-1543541229

 

People have lived through the most unusual situations. Read this book to discover several near-death experiences and the amazing people who survived them.

Jacqueline Kennedy: Cultural Icon

Publisher: Child's World

Grade Level 4-6

ISBN-13: 978-1503823990

 

Offers readers an inside look into the life of Jacqueline Kennedy and how she influenced the nation as First Lady. Learn all about her mission to promote arts and culture and to renovate the White House. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, critical thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic glossary, an index, an author introduction, and sources for further research.

 

The Upstream Journey of Salmon

 

Publisher: Child's World

Grade Level 2-5

ISBN-13: 978-1503816237

 

Gives readers an up-close look at the one-way trip salmon take in order to reproduce. Includes a concise overview of the species, a table of contents, questions to spark critical thinking, a selected bibliography, sources to guide further research, a phonetic glossary, and an index.

Thanksgiving Crafts

 

Publisher: Child's World

Grade Level: K-2

ISBN-13: 978-1503808218

 

Provides clear and simple Thanksgiving projects using colorful illustrations and easy instructions. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, historical information about the holiday, detailed step-by-step illustrations, a clear and thorough list of required materials, metric conversions of all measurements, suggestions for alterations, a phonetic glossary, and sources for further research.

Build a Neighborhood Library

 

Publisher: Child's World

Grade Level: 2-5

ISBN 13: 978-1503807907

 

Introduces the importance of reusing resources and explains how to make a small library to exchange books. Additional features to aid comprehension include detailed step-by-step illustrations, a clear list of materials, informative captions and callouts, fast facts, suggestions on how kids can make a difference, project tips and possible alterations, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, and sources for further research. 

 

Grammy and Dadiji

 

Publisher: Zing! by Schoolwide (e-book)

Grade Level: K-2

 

Grandmothers come from all around the world. In this colorful picture book, a girl has two grandmothers: one from the United States and one from India. The girl describes the differences between the two and the things they have in common.