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Your Oliver & Andy Category Results for "Science"

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Animal Math - Gr. K-3

Everyone LOVES Animals! And nearly everyone HATES Math. But the Love – and cuteness - of animals can Actually DIMINISH the hatred and get your kids to - dare I say -enjoy Learning Math!!! Enchanting photos capture the readers’ attention and provide support for the accompanying math problem. Combined with easy-to-read text, this series is truly innovative.

 OA523262   |  12 Books in Set
Awesome Inventions Used Every Day! - Gr. 3+

Could your students LIVE in a world without TV? How WOULD my Dad survive without microwave popcorn? How UNBEARABLE would that be! All of us take so many of these inventions for granted. This series investigates some of our modern conveniences, and how they were invented – by hard work, coincidences, and even accidents. Great combination of Social Studies and Science!

 OA523264I   |  8 Books in Set
Biomes - Gr. K-3

Through BEAUTIFUL PHOTOGRAPHS & simple text, your students will understand biomes and the interaction of plants, animals, geography, and climate. Readers will not only find the photos mesmerizing, but they’ll be able to understand Biomes.

 OA523273   |  8 Books in Set
Bloopers of Invention - Gr. 2-5

CARS. COMPUTERS. CLOCKS. All items we expect to work flawlessly. BUT they don't always. A LOT of Hilarious errors were made in their development; it took a long time to get to where we are today! Covering some of the most important inventors & inventions ever, this series takes the reader from original concept to the end result—and the CRaZy miscues made along the way. The Goofy Mistakes make these titles engaging!

 OA523881   |  6 Books in Set
Coins And Money - Gr. K-3

Why is Ben Franklin’s picture on a $100 bill and George Washington’s on a $1 bill? Do your students know that Woodrow Wilson’s picture was on the $100,000 bill? Who knew! (But it was never in circulation—just used to transfer money by the Feds during the Great Depression.) Besides Basic Math Skills, your students will learn History & Geography. Great Series! BUT be Careful! Some of your kids will want your wallet to practice counting money!

 OA523882   |  6 Books in Set
Core Library: Earth In Action - Gr. 3-7

From the Deadly Tornados in Missouri to the devastation of Hurricane Sandy. Earth's powerful forces are always in the news. in this series, age appropriate text is matched with gripping photos introducing readers to Natural Disasters. Your Students will learn why they happen, how they form, and how they affect people. Damage, safety measures, successful rescue missions, and predictions are also covered.

 OA523285   |  8 Books in Set
Core Library: Ecosystems Of The World - Gr. 3-7

This series isn't as dull as it sounds. Ok, All Ecosystem books are boring…BUT they are necessary for science! Through age-appropriate text and beautiful photos, your students will learn all the aspects of the world’s ecosystems including climate, plants, animals, food webs, etc.

 OA523890   |  8 Books in Set
Core Library: Rocks And Minerals - Gr. 3-7

This series covers key curriculum Earth science topics. Through engaging text, photos, & diagrams, each title focuses on a specific subject, exploring the natural processes, geologists’ research, and how it relates to your students.

 OA523602   |  8 Books in Set
Core Library: Science - Gr. 3-7

Science is everywhere! Science in the Real World uses real-world examples to bring scientific concepts to life in an approachable way. Clearly-written text draws in readers with concrete examples involving familiar, everyday things.

 OA523457   |  14 Books in Set
NEW! Core Library: Super Science - Gr. 3-7

DINOSAURS. RACE CARS. MUSIC. The KEY to GETTING Your Kids into SCIENCE? Have them READ BOOKS on Subjects they Already Enjoy! Your Kids won't even KNOW They are LEARNING Science Concepts! Stunning Visuals and age-appropriate text, make these titles a delight!

 OA524263   |  8 Books in Set
Crime Scene Science - Gr. 3+

GREAT FOR RELUCTANT READERS!!!! What STUDENT hasn’t seen one of the 1700 CSIs on TV? This series shows – and, SHH – don’t tell them – TEACHES them how science aids in solving crimes. Compelling text and vivid photos involve the reader in investigating homicides, combating terrorism, and other interesting subjects.

 OA523290   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Cycles In Nature - Gr. K-3

Our world's natural cycles control many aspects of life as we know it. This fascinating series illustrates those cycles and explains why life on Earth revolves around these processes. Readers will explore the water cycle, rock cycle, and the changing seasons while learning how they interact with one another. From the metamorphosis of a caterpillar into a butterfly to the life cycle of a flower, budding readers dive into nature's cycles with the help of vibrant photographs and great graphics, gaining a greater understanding of life's mysteries.

 OA524217   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Danger! Dinosaurs - Gr. 3+

YOUR DINOSAUR AFICIONADOS CAN REJOICE!!With yet another Jurassic Park movie, you have even MORE Dino fans. Through an exceptional design & absorbing text, readers are sure to learn something new about their favorite extinct creature & the World it lived in.

 OA524069   |  6 Books in Set
Devastating Disasters - Gr. 3-7

What Disaster isn’t Devastating! Who wants to experience an earthquake or an avalanche—not me! So this series Brings the Disaster to your Library! Your students will learn what caused these events—the effects they leave behind and the people who have to live through it to rebuild their lives.

 OA523886   |  8 Books in Set
Dinosaurs - Gr. 2-5

With their incredible size and fascinating history, dinosaurs have long captured our imaginations. The simple, easy-to-read text and action-packed illustrations in this series let readers get up close and personal with the remarkable lizards that roamed our planet millions of years ago.

 OA523887   |  20 Books in Set
NEW! Engineering Our World -Gr. 2-5

Readers will CLIMB a Skyscraper reaching into the Heavens. Cross A Bridge Spanning A River. And FLY with a Plane HIGH in The Sky. Age-appropriate text explains the history of these Man-Made Marvels – From concept to finished product, students will come away with greater appreciation of items all of us take for granted. And they will learn a little science, too.

 OA524071   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Every Day Earth Science - Gr. 2-5

Why is the sky blue? How does a caterpillar become a butterfly? How does the Weatherman keep his job? Questions all kids – and me – have. Simple text and colorful photos help your readers find the answers. Except for the Weatherman – I think he has incriminating photos of his boss.

 OA524264   |  8 Books in Set
Explore Outer Space - Gr. 3-7

Occasionally, you may feel like using the Spock Vulcan Nerve Grip on some of your unruly students! But Captain Kirk would rather have them read these books. Amazing photographs and illustrations will transport your students on a journey throughout our solar system. Sure to fascinate and encourage your astronomers to investigate further.

 OA523307   |  17 Books in Set
NEW! Exploring Dinosaurs - Gr. 3-7

Dinosaurs + Kids = Books Read! (Special treatment) Simple fact – According to Owen from Jurassic World! Modern day discoveries have enabled us to learn even more about these amazing creatures—such as habitats, foods, enemies, and more. Your students will be checking these titles out so much, one may consider them officially Extinct in your Library!

 OA524265   |  12 Books in Set
NEW! Eyes On The Sky: Weather - Gr. 3-7

Millions of people are caught in extreme weather events every year. From hurricanes and tornadoes to blizzards and floods, each has its own dangers and potentially terrifying outcomes. Readers dive right in to these wild weather occurrences with examples of past blizzards burying cities, floods flowing straight through homes, and tornadoes tearing down buildings.

 OA524222   |  6 Books in Set
Fantastic Science Journeys - Gr. 2-5

THE ULTIMATE FIELD TRIP!! Your students will take tripsto the Center of the Universe, Inside The Human Body, & even INSIDE and TORNADO! The Transported readers will learn firsthand through an engaging narrative accompanied by jaw-dropping photos. (And all from safety of the library)

 OA523770   |  6 Books in Set
Forces Of Nature - Gr. 3-7

From the earth-shattering earthquake in Japan to the deadly tornado in Joplin, MO, Earth’s powerful forces are always in the news. In this series, easy-to-read text is matched with oversized, gripping photos to introduce your readers to the basics of natural disasters. Your students will learn why they happen, how they form, and how they affect people. Damage, safety measures, successful rescue missions, and predictions are also covered.

 OA522858   |  6 Books in Set
Freaky True Science - Gr. 3+

WEIRD SCIENCE! The Stranger the Better! The Grosser the Better! Animals surviving without a brain. Tornadoes picking up cars and dropping them a mile away with hardly a scratch? Organisms living on us that can’t been seen with the naked eye. Through a colorful design and age-appropriate text, your students will learn science without even knowing it!

 OA524266A   |  12 Books in Set
FUN-damental Experiments - Gr. K-3

Einstein Started Somewhere! Your readers will get the chance to become real-life scientists through easy experiments featuring safe items. They will be making observations, recording them, and drawing conclusions.

 OA523588   |  8 Books in Set
Galaxy Guides - Gr. 3-7

On their days off, Spock & Capt. Kirk used guides – more for sight-seeing than these. A seriously interesting series—Kids will discover why we need gravity—which planets could support life—how we know the earth is round. Many of the same questions a young student might wonder about are answered in these books.

 OA523904   |  6 Books in Set
Gems: Earth's Treasures - Gr. 3-7

Do your students know that doctors use silver to treat burns or that gold is used to propel astronauts into space? (I didn’t.) These books introduce readers to six rare and precious resources. They’ll learn how these valuable treasures are formed, where they are found, their unique uses, and how difficult it would be to live without them.

 OA523321   |  6 Books in Set
Geology Rocks! - Gr. K-3

People tend to think Geology is boring! (I actually believe they’re right.) But these books are presented in simple language, with beautiful photos to teach your early readers about rocks, soils, gems, etc. A solid choice for your beginning students. Features exclusive, on-line resources.

 OA523905   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Gross Me Out!- Gr. 3+

GROSS = READING! What Kid doesn’t want to read about GROSS Stuff? GROSSEST Jobs! GROSSEST Smells! The GROSSEST Food Dad Cooks! I can hear your readers giggling now! Your Reluctant Readers will be the first to check these out!

 OA524267   |  6 Books in Set
How It Works - Gr. K-3

Does a Computer WORK by MAGIC? Your younger readers will learn through simple text & clear photos about the mechanical, technical, & physical principles that make these everyday objects work. And if my computer is controlled by a magician, he needs to disappear…

 OA524268   |  16 Books in Set
Inside Outer Space - Gr. 2-5

“Space, The Final Frontier!” These books take your students on an Intergalactic Journey that Unravels the Mysteries of the Universe! Sounds Complex. Not so is the word from Captain Kirk. And Bob. Students will learn they can jump three times higher on Mars! I could Dunk! I may move there! With vivid photos & simple text, this series easily complements classroom learning.

 OA523595   |  10 Books in Set
It's A Disaster! - Gr. 2-5

No, this isn’t a series about Congress!) Young readers will learn what it’s like to experience an icy blizzard—what a tornado sounds like (and its terrible aftermath)—what a tsunami is ( and its potential damage)--and much more. Easy text and super photos present this information at an understandable level for your students.

 OA523461   |  6 Books in Set
It's A Fact! - Gr. 3+

Lost in a Desert? Living on Mars! Disgusting Animal Defenses! This is a FUN series on real SCIENCE topics! Your Reluctant Readers will race to check these titles out! Interesting, informative writing and dramatic images make this a must have series.

 OA523594   |  10 Books in Set
NEW! Kids: Biomes - Gr. K-3

Let’s Face It: Biome Books are Basically Boring. This series? Not so much. Through the use of large (11-1/4” x 9-1/4”), full-color, beautiful photos the series is pretty engaging. And the simple text explains the basics. Features exclusive, on-line resources.

 OA524269   |  6 Books in Set
Kids: Dinosaurs - Gr. K-3

A True Lower-Level Dinosaur Series! Always a kid favorite, these titles deliver Dino info. through simple, fact-filled text and colorful illustrations. A Great Addition to Your Dino section! Features exclusive, on-line resources.

 OA523603   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Kids: Plant Anatomy - Gr. K-3

Simple text and beautiful photographs make learning about plants a breeze for your younger students. Features exclusive, on-line resources including "power speaking" to plants! (No, not really.)

 OA524083   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Measure it!- Gr. K-3

Everything in our world can be measured, but learning how and what to use can be a tough concept for young readers. This series teaches readers how to make the world easier to understand through the measurement of fun objects, distances, and much more. From the feet needed to measure the tallest skyscrapers to the pounds or kilograms that help us understand weight, readers will learn how to measure their world in a variety of ways.

 OA524216   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Natural Disasters - Gr. 2-5

No, this isn’t a series about Congress!) Young readers will learn what it’s like to experience an icy blizzard—what a tornado sounds like (and its terrible aftermath)—what a tsunami is ( and its potential damage)--and much more. Easy text and super photos present this information at an understandable level for your students.

 OA524270   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Natural Disasters: I Survived... - Gr. 3+

NONFICTION for Your I SURVIVED FANS! Take some of the biggest natural disasters in the last few years—add some true stories of people who survived them—add some powerful photos and engaging text—and you have a series that your kids won’t be able to put down. Just like the I Survived books, these make for Dynamic Reading!

 OA524271   |  6 Books in Set
Objects In Space - Gr. 3-7

As Scotty once said, "I am giving her all she's got, but look-out for that darn Space Garbage, Captain Kirk!" Well, maybe not the exact words, but this is a great series for your readers to learn all about the Satellites, Space Stations, Probes, and even Space Garbage that make up our Universe! Chocked full of interesting info. & stellar photos,your kids will be lining up to check out these books!

 OA523771   |  6 Books in Set
On The Farm - Gr. K-3

“?? Old MacDonald Had A Farm…??” Many of your students find FARMS intriguing. They will learn all about the various aspects of farm life. But Don’t Tell Your Students – they will learn a little science, too!

 OA523589   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Our Digital World - Gr. K-3

The youth of today live, eat and sleep computers! This series provides some basic information on how everything works—from the wonders of a video game to the coding of computers to deciphering programs and apps. This series explains it all in an easy-to-read, step-by-step manner.

 OA523917   |  6 Books in Set
Out Of This World - Gr. 2-5

Always a Modest Man – just ask him – Capt. Kirk wrote these books without taking any credit! How do I know? These titles are simply that good! Through an engaging design, clear text and awe-inspiring photos, your students will learn various aspects of astronomy.

 OA523918   |  6 Books in Set
Planets - Gr. K-3

Spock Approved. Capitan Kirk Tested. Beautiful images taken from the Enterprise and simple text give your young readers a taste of the universe. May just be the inspiration for another Willie Shatner. Features exclusive, on-line resources.

 OA523772   |  8 Books in Set
Plants - Gr. 2-5

The Plants series helps young readers find the answers to questions and learn about the incredible world of plants. Call-outs throughout each book prompt inquiry and critical thinking skills by asking questions and inviting readers to looks closely at the photographs and diagrams. The series introduces the relationship between plants and animals, how plants are used for medicine, how plants make food, and much more.

 OA523599   |  8 Books in Set
NEW! Q & A:Life's Mysteries Solved- Gr. 3+

Asking questions is important! How else would you learn that earwax is self-cleaning? This series takes on some of the weirdest questions out there about the human body, animals, history, and more—and doesn’t shy away from the gross stuff!

 OA524272   |  6 Books in Set
Rare And Precious Metals - Gr. 2-5

We all know about Gold and Silver in jewelry, but do your students know rare metals are used in computers and medicine? (I Didn’t.) Through engaging text & beautiful photos, this series teaches readers how the metals are mined, then refined and their specialized uses. Solid Curriculum Choice.

 OA523462   |  6 Books in Set
Rock-ology - Gr. 2-5

What are rocks made of? How do they form? Why are some so amazing? These titles take a fresh look at rocks—easy to understand text and great photos make this a ROCK-SOLID series!

 OA523601   |  8 Books in Set
Science Explorer Junior - Gr. 3-7

Hands-on Science Books are More Popular than Ever! Critically acclaimed, this series is designed for your younger students. Each book contains entertaining, easy-to-follow, hands-on experiments that introduce readers to science and the scientific method. The simple activities really bring “science” to life! The second series, Think Like A Scientist, shows science – and learning – is at the beach, in the car, at the playground… EVERYWHERE! Both series uses bright, cool drawings paired with clear “how to” photos guaranteeing these books will be a hit!

 OA922733   |  20 Books in Set
NEW! Science In 30 Seconds- Gr. 3+

UNBELIEVABLE CONCEPT! Each 96 page topic is broken down into a 30 second “sound bite” followed by a three-second flash summary and full-color artwork – (And 30 seconds just happens to be the attention span of today’s population.) Your students will definitely find this to be the easiest way to comprehend complex issues.

 OA524273   |  8 Books in Set
NEW! Science In Action- Gr. 3-7

ROLLERCOASTERS. RACE CARS. ??MUSIC?? The KEY to GETTING Your Kids into SCIENCE? Have them READ BOOKS on Subjects they Already Enjoy! Your kids won’t even KNOW they are LEARNING Science Concepts! Stunning visuals and age-appropriate text, make these title a delight!

 OA524087   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Seasons Gr. K-3

Swimming in summer, jumping in leaf piles in fall, sledding in winter, or leaping over puddles in spring? Readers won't be able to decide what their favorite season is! Short and simple sentences paired with colorful photographs will keep them reading.

 OA523925   |  4 Books in Set
Size It Up: Math Made Fun! - Gr. K-3

BIG. BIGGER. BIGGEST. SMALL. SMALLER. SMALLEST. These delightful books highlight size comparisons through engaging, colorful photos and simple, accessible text – allowing your beginning readers to understand the important concepts of size and degrees of comparison.

 OA523598   |  6 Books in Set
Solar System - Gr. 2-5

Live Long And Learn. Spock would be happy to see your kids learning about astronomy. Colorful, engaging photographs and accessible text explore the unique features of each planet, its place in the solar system, its makeup, its satellites and rings, and how scientists have learned about the planet through space missions. Including the latest news from NASA, this series is perfect for reports or simple pleasure reading.

 OA522798   |  8 Books in Set
Space: Fun Fact File! - Gr. 2-5

Understanding Outer Space can be difficult for some of your students. NOT with These Books! Each book educates readers through the use of carefully selected facts accompanied by stunning photos, diagrams, charts, and engaging captions. Spock Approved!

 OA523596   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Sparks Of Invention- Gr. 3+

Getting Readers Into Science is EASY! BUY this SERIES! Your Students will be thoroughly intrigued by the history of so many fun devices – From Cell Phones to Snowboards to Video Games, each title covers the history of the device: key concepts, important people, technology, and the impact the item had on our lives.

 OA524092   |  8 Books in Set
Spooky Math - Gr. K-3

2 + 2 = BOO! Learning Basic Math Made Easy! Kids LOVE reading about Ghosts, Monsters, & Witches. Through not so scary stories and colorful, engaging illustrations, your students won’t even realize their Learning MATH!

 OA523928   |  6 Books in Set
Start To Finish- Revised & Updated! - Gr. K-3

A Cornerstone of Supplementing Classroom Learning for the past 20 years, these books have been completely redesigned - more colorful photos and a brighter layout. The Questions never get old: How does an apple grow to be a delicious fruit? How does a kernel of corn become corn-on-the-cob? I am getting hungry just writing this annotation.

 OA524274A   |  36 Books in Set
Stories In The Stars - Gr. 2-5

Your students will actually enjoy locating a constellation in the sky and learning the mythology behind it. Engaging text accompanied by photos from the Enterprise, make these books a treat. Readers will be anxious to share these stories with others! Just like Capt. Kirk did with his Captain’s Log…and did he have stories! WoW.

 OA523932   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Survival Guides - Gr. 3+

How to get Your Reluctant Readers into Nonfiction? (Different color) This Series! Exciting Adventures: Lost in the Wilderness or In the Middle of a Hurricane? Each book in this series relates actual stories of real people in extreme survival situations—how they came to be in these predicaments and how they made it out alive!

 OA523934   |  8 Books in Set
Tell Me Why Library - Gr. 2-5

Why Do Leaves Change Color? Why Do We Have Dreams? WHY? WHY? WHY? Your students have questions and this series has the answers! Very interesting subjects presented with age-appropriate answers and colorful photos. My Question: Why Shouldn’t These Titles Be In Your Library?

 OA523935   |  36 Books in Set
The Universe - Gr. K-3

“Beam these Books to the Library, Scotty!” Not Captain Kirk’s exact words, but then again, he never read this series. Designed with your first and second graders in-mind, these titles use age-appropriate text and astonishing, full-color photos.

 OA523434   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! This Or That? Weather- Gr. K-3

Winter Storm or Blizzard? Here in Minnesota, I say Snow is Snow, strong winds or not! But these titles are VERY INFORMATIVE and match-up perfectly to your curriculum. The text and images are very engaging.

 OA524094   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Weather Gr. K-3

Readers will be mighty meteorologists by the time they're finished with this series. Simple text will explain the science behind weather and awesome photographs and diagrams will assist in understanding.

 OA523939   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! What Are Earth's Cycles? - Gr. 2-5

IMPORTANT for CURRICULM! Night--Day! Summer--Winter! All are Earth’s Natural Cycles! Vivid photos and clear text help students understand how elements in nature interact & change in the course of repetitive cycles.

 OA523940   |  6 Books in Set
What Is The Weather? - Gr. K-3

Beginning readers are introduced to the wild world of weather in this fun, storytelling approach to primary weather concepts. Bright illustrations of children experiencing different kinds of weather will draw early readers in, and accessible text will teach them essential earth science information in a fun, engaging way. Whether they’re reading about a sunny day, a gray and rainy one, or a day with giant hailstones or gusty winds.

 OA523445   |  6 Books in Set
NEW! Wonders Of Space - Gr. 3-7

Captain Kirk gives this series “a thumbs-up” and a slight nod! The Humble Captain rarely endorses anything, but here, he made an exception. Each book has amazing photos and Captivating – like Khan – text. Leaving the Reader with a Feeling Space is amazing, it is sure to ignite the interest of a future Kirk, who is quietly passing out his number to all the ladies in your classroom.

 OA524275   |  6 Books in Set
Xtream Adventure - Gr 3+

More Like XTREME LEARNING! Part History, Part Geography, Part Science, BUT 100% ADVENTURE! The first-hand accounts, histories, full-color photos, make these captivating books. Through a great design with a lower reading level, these are the type of titles that get your kids into reading!

 OA523464   |  6 Books in Set
Zoom Into Space - Gr. 2-5

WHO KNEW? (Besides Spock). If the Sun was the size of a bowling ball, Earth would be smaller than a pea! Or if you lived on Mercury, you’d celebrate your birthday every 88 days! (Capt. Kirk Discovered that Nugget.) Amazing space photography & lots of fun facts make this a must have for your Astronomy section.

 OA523458   |  12 Books in Set

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