Reviews

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Cover: Hamsters

A Review of "Pet Care" in Booklist

This cuddly entry in the Pet Care series will elicit plenty of happy squeaks with its high-quality photos of snuggling and nibbling hamsters. The basic needs and habits of these creatures are addressed, as are best practices for new hamster owners. Accessible, easy-to-read text describes… View →

 
Cover: Smiles: The Sound of Long I

A Review of "Long and Short Vowels" in Booklist

Part of the Long and Short Vowels series, this teaches kids different words that produce this titular sound by integrating them into a single, simple sentence: for example, ‘I smile when I ride my bike.’ Implementing the philosophy that children learn better through pattern recognition than… View →

 
Cover: Native Nations of California

A Review of "Native Nations of North America" in Children's Bookwatch

Featuring reinforced library binding and full-color photography throughout, Native Nations of North America is an anthology designed to teach young readers in grades 3-6 about native peoples who live in different regions of the continent. Each book touches upon multiple major native nations… View →

 
Cover: Raymond's Run

A Review of "Classic Stories" in School Library Connection

These short stories from famous authors deal with positive role models and relationships. Two of the books,Raymond’s Run and Thank You, M’am, take place in the city, are realistic stories, and involve black main characters. The other two books involve fantasy. The Monster That Grew Small is… View →

 
Cover: The Circulatory System

A Review of "The Human Body" in School Library Connection

This introductory series provides easy-to-understand information about body systems for young students. Each book details how the body system works in a familiar scenario. Short chapters and simple text allow students to access the information at a developmentally appropriate level. Text… View →

 
Cover: Life in Estuaries

A Review of "Life in Water Biomes" in School Library Connection

This series on life in the water world is a great introduction to habitats which connects to the elementary science curriculum. Each book is laid out in a simple and clean fashion with uniquely beautiful and vividly colorful captioned photographs. Short chapters use easily accessible… View →

 
Cover: Discover Air

A Review of "Science Around Us" in School Library Connection

Each book in this series is a great introductory science text. Students are first presented with an introductory passage stimulating prior knowledge; the text is very accessible. Further information is presented simply and understandably for a wide range of young readers and will certainly… View →

 
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A Review of "Service Dogs" in School Library Connection

When doing a project on community helpers or introducing nonfiction text features to your younger students, this series is valuable. Each book’s layout is simple, with beautiful, up-close photographs of the dogs and their human counterparts. Short chapters are easily accessible to the young… View →

 
Cover: The Smart Kid's Guide to Divorce

A Review of "The Smart Kid's Guide to Everyday Life" in School Library Connection

Each title in this series contains four chapters on the subject, with captioned color multicultural photographs spread throughout the book. The back of each book contains a list of Top Ten Things to Know. Some books feature an example to start the first chapter. This series is a good… View →

 
Cover: Rev Up Your Writing in Blogs

A Review of "Rev Up Your Writing" in Children's Bookwatch

Each title focuses on a specific writing, including its purpose, traits, and means of expression. Colorful illustrations, reader-friendly guidelines, tips for young writers and much more enhance the series. For example, one tip for writing fiction is, ’ Practice describing settings… View →

 

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