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Clark County School District (Jessica Coates)

Easy reading, informative text and amazing full-color photo-illustrations provide a superb introduction to the mosquito. View →


Clark County School District (Agnes Meyer)

Forty percent of all Americans have had at least one relative come through Ellis Island as they came to America from another country. It was the screening site for immigrants who had crossed the Atlantic to build their lives in the United States. Designated a National Park in 1965, it was… View →


Clark County School District (KarryLu Carpenter)

This book gives a good overview of different things connected with Easter. The format of a full page photograph with an explanation on the opposite page is very attractive. The photographs are bright, colorful and clear. Students will love the close-ups of the bunnies. They might be tempted… View →


Monterey Penninsula USD (K. Maschmeyer)

Full color illustrations and easily understood text make this a very enjoyable read. High interest subject for middle schoolers. Sure to be popular! View →


Two biographies for grades 2-6 present very simple overviews for young readers, profiling notable people. Deborah Woodworth’s Determination – Story of Jackie Robinson tells of the baseball player’s achievements and reads like fiction as it describes his life and experiences. Peter Murray’s… View →


Tuscon Unified School District (S. Herron, Erickson)

Large-print words and full-page photos show how fruit is grown in orchards, harvested, cleaned, and boxed. The farmer is also shown plowing fields and checking honeybee hives. The final picture is a farmer’s market. There are 20 other places covered in the Field Trips series. Recommended if needed. View →


Parent Council, Ltd. (AB)

This sturdy book is made for boys’ hands! Several colored photographs with simple text tell all about cherry pickers. Unusual and specific words are in bold and listed in the glossary at the end of the book. A ‘climb-aboard’ page shows the inside of the machine, and an ‘up-close’ photograph… View →


Parent Council, Ltd. (JC)

This book would be a good addition to a tree unit in science class. It explains the growing, cutting, and shipping of Christmas trees, and includes photographs of beautifully decorated trees. Vocabulary words are in dark print, and a helpful glossary is included. View →


Parent Council, Ltd. (AB)

Young children are often fascinated by emergency vehicles. Children can make a meticulous examination of an ambulance using the bright photographs and simple explanatory sentences in this book. The sections ‘Climb Aboard’ and ‘Up Close,’ plus a glossary, offer more detailed information for… View →


Parent Council, Ltd. (EF)

The many photos included in this book add a richness to otherwise basic education about Ireland. The geography, history, culture, and language are covered in terms accessible to young readers. This would make a very good gift for youngsters with an interest in the Emerald Isle. View →


The new ‘Sports Superstars’ series includes 24 pages of short profiles. Perfect for introducing youngsters to biographies of famous figures. View →


This publisher’s ‘Journey to Freedom’ series deserves ongoing recognition as an excellent survey of Afro-American history which will reach beyond the elementary-level audience it’s geared toward. Each present over thirty pages of detail which includes vintage photos, illustrations, and… View →