Early Reader Library Collection, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1625134843
  • ISBN-13: 9781625134844
  • Grade Level Range: Kindergarten - 6th Grade
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  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Young readers continue to hone their skills with the books in this collection. Opportunities abound to read across the content areas and become more proficient with informational text.

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Opposites: Hard and Soft  (ISBN-10: 1615357343 | ISBN-13: 9781615357345)

Hard and soft are examples used to teach about opposites.

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Opposites: Front and Back  (ISBN-10: 1615357351 | ISBN-13: 9781615357352)

The concept of opposites is explored using front and back as examples.

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Measuring: Pints, Quarts, and Gallons  (ISBN-10: 1615358048 | ISBN-13: 9781615358045)

Simple sentences and illustrated repetitive text will introduce early learners to pints, quarts, and gallons.

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Measuring: Pounds, Feet, and Inches  (ISBN-10: 1615358056 | ISBN-13: 9781615358052)

Young children learn about pounds, feet, and inches through illustrated text with repetition and simple sentences.

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Measuring: Seconds, Minutes, and Hours  (ISBN-10: 1615358064 | ISBN-13: 9781615358069)

Simple sentences and illustrated repetitive text will introduce early learners to seconds, minutes, and hours.

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Measuring: Teaspoons, Tablespoons, and Cups  (ISBN-10: 1615358072 | ISBN-13: 9781615358076)

Simple sentences and illustrated repetitive text will introduce early learners to teaspoons, tablespoons, and cups.

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Location Words: Around and Through  (ISBN-10: 1615358080 | ISBN-13: 9781615358083)

Young children learn about around and through with illustrated repetitive text and simple sentences.

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Location Words: Near and Far  (ISBN-10: 1615358099 | ISBN-13: 9781615358090)

Young children learn about near and far through simple sentences and illustrated repetitve text.

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Location Words: Under and Over  (ISBN-10: 1615358102 | ISBN-13: 9781615358106)

Young children learn about over and under through simple sentences and illustrated repetitive text.

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My Calendar: Days of the Week  (ISBN-10: 1615358420 | ISBN-13: 9781615358427)

The concept of the days of the week is taught using predictable text and matching photos.

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My Calendar: Months of the Year  (ISBN-10: 1615358439 | ISBN-13: 9781615358434)

The months of the year are taught through engaging text and photos that symbolize each month.

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More Than, Less Than  (ISBN-10: 1615357726 | ISBN-13: 9781615357727)

This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they learn about comparing things in a group by more than and less than.

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Even or Odd?  (ISBN-10: 1615357866 | ISBN-13: 9781615357864)

This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they discover the difference between odd and even.

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Half or Whole?  (ISBN-10: 1615357874 | ISBN-13: 9781615357871)

This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they discover the difference between half and whole.

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Plus 1, Minus 1  (ISBN-10: 1615358021 | ISBN-13: 9781615358021)

This math concept book engages young readers through simple text and photos as they learn how groups change when you add 1 or take away 1.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  (ISBN-10: 1615358684 | ISBN-13: 9781615358687)

Young readers learn about Martin Luther King, Jr., Day through simple text, photos, and activities.

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Cinco de Mayo  (ISBN-10: 1615358692 | ISBN-13: 9781615358694)

Young readers learn about Cinco de Mayo through simple text, photos, and activities.

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Hanukkah  (ISBN-10: 1615358706 | ISBN-13: 9781615358700)

Young readers learn about Hanukkah through simple text, photos, and activities.

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Christmas  (ISBN-10: 1615358714 | ISBN-13: 9781615358717)

Young readers learn about Christmas through simple text, photos, and activities.

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Ramadan  (ISBN-10: 1615358722 | ISBN-13: 9781615358724)

Young readers learn about Ramadan through simple text, photos, and activities.

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Thanksgiving  (ISBN-10: 1615358870 | ISBN-13: 9781615358878)

Young readers learn about Thanksgiving through simple text, photos, and activities.

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Are You a Bully?  (ISBN-10: 1615359389 | ISBN-13: 9781615359387)

Bullying is a huge issue in our schools today, and this book teaches students what to do if they are being bullied and what they can do to help a friend or fellow student who is a victim of bullying.

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Honesty  (ISBN-10: 1615359419 | ISBN-13: 9781615359417)

It's sometimes hard to be honest, but this book teaches students the importance of being honest at home, in school, and in their everyday lives. It has an "Honesty Quiz" at the back of the book where students can see just how honest they really are.

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Let's Work Together  (ISBN-10: 1615359427 | ISBN-13: 9781615359424)

Teaches students that teamwork, sharing, and cooperating are important steps in working together and help you reach a goal much faster.

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May I Please?  (ISBN-10: 1615359435 | ISBN-13: 9781615359431)

Being polite, having good manners, and showing kindness to others is the topic of this book. Gives different situations and circumstances where politeness is important.

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Friends  (ISBN-10: 1615359451 | ISBN-13: 9781615359455)

This book teaches students what being a friend means: how it is important to listen and trust and what it takes to meet and make new friends.

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Sharing  (ISBN-10: 1615359753 | ISBN-13: 9781615359752)

Sharing is sometimes hard for young students. This book talks about different things and ways you can share to get along better with your classmates and friends.

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One Land, Many Cultures  (ISBN-10: 0982381905 | ISBN-13: 9780982381908)

This title addresses how America is a melting pot filled with people from all over the world. Learning about their native language, the foods they eat, and their customs are just some of the issues addressed in this book. Maps that show the different parts of the world where their ancestors came from are an added feature.

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My Country  (ISBN-10: 0982382316 | ISBN-13: 9780982382318)

Young readers learn about the United States through simple text and photos.

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Moving People, Moving Stuff  (ISBN-10: 1615357254 | ISBN-13: 9781615357253)

Young readers will explore which modes of transportation move people and which ones move goods and provide services.

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Need It or Want It?  (ISBN-10: 1615357262 | ISBN-13: 9781615357260)

Young readers will distinguish between wants and needs and the choice people make.

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My Community  (ISBN-10: 1615359265 | ISBN-13: 9781615359264)

Young readers learn about what makes their community unique through simple text and photos.

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My Life as a Native American  (ISBN-10: 1615359591 | ISBN-13: 9781615359592)

Native Americans are always a big topic with students. What they hunted, the clothes they wore, tribal dances, and maps that show where the different tribes settled are all included in this book. Fact-filled text boxes give additional information on these unique peoples.

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Scrapbook Starters  (ISBN-10: 1615359842 | ISBN-13: 9781615359844)

Kids safely learn scrapbooking techniques through illustrated step-by-step INSTRUCTORuctions that require little or no assistance and use easy-to-find materials.

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Fabulous Fashion Crafts  (ISBN-10: 1615359850 | ISBN-13: 9781615359851)

Learn to safely create fashion crafts with illustrated step-by-step directions that require little or no assistance and use easy-to-find materials.

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Fingernail Art  (ISBN-10: 1615359869 | ISBN-13: 9781615359868)

Kids safely create fingernail art through illustrated step-by-step directions that require little or no assistance.

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Problem Solving  (ISBN-10: 1625132042 | ISBN-13: 9781625132048)

This book explores how everyone has problems and how most problems have solutions. Students learn the importance of stopping and thinking and getting all the facts so they can be better prepared to solve a problem they may encounter.

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Responsibility  (ISBN-10: 1625132050 | ISBN-13: 9781625132055)

Learning responsibility at home and in school is the central focus of this book. Students learn that they can feel better about themselves if they are responsible and do the right thing.

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Look on the Bright Side  (ISBN-10: 1625132247 | ISBN-13: 9781625132246)

In this book, students will learn that having a positive attitude can make a person feel better and happier. Content helps them reach the conclusion that even though everyone has problems sometimes, facing them with a positive attitude can make problems easier to solve and create positive learning experiences.

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What's an Election?  (ISBN-10: 1625132077 | ISBN-13: 9781625132079)

Students will examine the election process from beginning to end in this book about a key aspect of our political system. Content covers what it means to be a candidate, where and when people vote, and why the election process is so important.

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Reading Maps  (ISBN-10: 1625132069 | ISBN-13: 9781625132062)

Maps help you learn about new places, or places near where you live. This book introduces students to the basic parts of a map, including a map key and a compass rose. They learn how to use the scale on a map, and the difference between a map and a globe. This title also allows students to distinguish between information provided by pictures or other illustrations and information provided by the words in a text.

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What Is a Fable?  (ISBN-10: 1622752015 | ISBN-13: 9781622752010)

With bright photographs and illustrations, this volume explains the concept of a fable—defining the genre, detailing its characteristics, and reproducing some of the most famous examples of these stories from cultures around the world. Included in the Common Core Reading standards, the fable is an irrefutably fundamental genre that allows young readers to learn universal morals by using animals to teach them important lessons. After learning all about fables, a hands-on, guided activity at the end helps readers go through the steps necessary to write their very own.

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What Is a Fairy Tale?  (ISBN-10: 1622752163 | ISBN-13: 9781622752164)

Fairy tales have existed in every culture around the world, teaching children stories of characters in imaginary worlds who undergo hardship but learn to overcome their difficult circumstances. This compelling book covers the basic components that make up fairy tales, as well as the purpose these fantastic tales serve in culture. Some of the most famous fairy tales are retold in varying versions, unique to different cultures, followed by activities that help readers identify what these tales share in common and what sets them apart. After learning the key elements of fairy tales, readers are given a step-by-step guide to plan out their own magical characters, setting, and plot.

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What Is a Folktale?  (ISBN-10: 1622752112 | ISBN-13: 9781622752119)

This enchanting book delves into the history of folktales, or stories made up by peoples around the world to teach important values to their children. Traditional folktales from a variety of Native American communities and distant countries such as India and Botswana are all presented to show the commonalities shared by such diverse cultures in their classic stories. Artwork and paintings illustrate the tales, while textboxes explain important terms that are also defined in the glossary. As a part of the Common Core standards, understanding folktales is an essential skill for students—one they can develop with the help of the narrative and examples herein.

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What Is a Legend?  (ISBN-10: 1622752066 | ISBN-13: 9781622752065)

Legends are riveting tales that are based on real events, but exaggerated so that they are not completely true. In this book, readers will learn the most important aspects of what defines a legend, as well as how to tell fact from fiction in these semi-historical tales. Famous legends, such as those of Robin Hood and El Dorado, are presented in abridged versions that help anybody identify what various legends have in common and what is unique to the culture where the tale originated. Well-known classics are paired up with legends from various other cultures, including the Native American tribes of the Americas, encouraging readers to open their minds to stories from all around the globe.

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What Is a Myth?  (ISBN-10: 1622751965 | ISBN-13: 9781622751969)

Every culture in human history has created its own myths to describe how the natural world works. These stories that explain the cultural lessons, values, and religious beliefs of a specific group of people are a prime component of the Common Core Reading standards for grade levels 2 and 3, and within this book some of the best-known myths are reproduced in a way that readers can grasp and interpret their meanings. Norse, Egyptian, and Chinese myths are among those included—each told in a way that prompts cross-cultural comparisons and awakens an interest in exploring more myths.

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What Is a Poem?  (ISBN-10: 1622752252 | ISBN-13: 9781622752256)

Included in the Common Core standards, poetry was one of the earliest genres of literature and remains one of the most important today. Rhythm, word stress, and the other central elements of poetry are explained, as well as themes that are common in this sensory-based form of writing. Many examples of short poems are featured, including samples of the haiku form that originated in Japan or the Irish limerick known for incorporating humor, among others. After reading this guide, readers will feel confident in understanding many types of poems and may even try writing some verses of their own!

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What Is Nonfiction?  (ISBN-10: 1622756592 | ISBN-13: 9781622756599)

What Is Nonfiction? explains to young readers the difference between fiction and nonfiction works with clear and engaging examples of nonfiction in action. Aimed at students in grades 2-5, the guide includes excerpts from and comparisons between essays, reports and more.

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What Is Fiction?  (ISBN-10: 1622756630 | ISBN-13: 9781622756636)

What Is Fiction? explains what constitutes a work of fiction for young readers. Aimed at students in grades 2-5, the instructive volume includes excerpts from famous authors, comparing and contrasting their styles, and highlighting some of the prominent features in their works.

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What Is a Song?  (ISBN-10: 1622756673 | ISBN-13: 9781622756674)

What Is a Song? teaches young readers about the many different kinds of songs around the world and throughout history. Targeted for grades 2-5, the book includes a step-by-step process to allow students to write their own songs.

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What Is a Play?  (ISBN-10: 1622756711 | ISBN-13: 9781622756711)

What Is a Play? is geared towards students in grades 2-5 and teaches them how to write and perform their own plays. The guide includes excerpts from famous and not-so-famous plays to educate, inspire and entertain young readers.

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What Is a Technical Text?  (ISBN-10: 1622756754 | ISBN-13: 9781622756759)

What Is a Technical Text? introduces students in grades 2-5 to technical texts and their uses. Students learn about the purposes and types of technical texts, and actually analyze sample texts.

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Winning by Teamwork  (ISBN-10: 1625131984 | ISBN-13: 9781625131980)

What does it take to win a game? When you pass the ball, someone has to be there to receive it. In order to win, you have to have teamwork. What makes a team successful? Strong teamwork makes winners, no matter what the scoreboard says. This title will allow students to determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

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Respecting Diversity  (ISBN-10: 1625131631 | ISBN-13: 9781625131638)

Do you face challenging situations? Human diversity encompasses all the ways that people differ from one another. Rather than avoiding these challenges, it is important to recognize that progress comes from embracing and celebrating diversity. See why diversity is important and learn how to respect people who are different from you. This title will allow students to identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

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Skills for School Success  (ISBN-10: 1625131895 | ISBN-13: 9781625131898)

Welcome to your new job! You may not have a real job that pays real money, but right now, school is your job. You have to be there on time every day, come prepared to work, follow directions, and work with other people. This title will allow students to explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text.

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Skills for Social Success  (ISBN-10: 1625131909 | ISBN-13: 9781625131904)

Trying to figure out a difficult math problem is hard, but sometimes dealing with your social life at school can be even harder. Figuring out friendships, managing time, and learning about yourself are all important parts of growing up. This title will allow students to determine the main idea of a text, explain how it is supported by key details, and summarize the text.

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Winning by Giving  (ISBN-10: 1625131917 | ISBN-13: 9781625131911)

Everyone needs help sometimes. Helping others is called philanthropy. You can give time, work, or money to someone who needs it. Small acts of kindness add up to big results. Good citizens help each other. This title will allow students to refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

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