Single copy of Freedom Readers. Find out why reading was so important to slaves and how some African-American slaves beat the odds and found freedom through reading.
This photo essay shows families from all over the world. Simple text reinforces names for family members.
This book shows how houses are built differently in different environments
Meet "Turo" Rodriquez, who lives with his family in Los Angeles. Each chapter is a story from Turo's barrio, the hard life there and the good things, too.
A school well project helps a Maasai community in Kenya.
With the Kids Around the World series, use the power of content-based fiction to explore the relationship between traditional cultures and contemporary society. Students learn some of the many challenges modern life can pos... more
Women fought hard to get the right to vote.
Victor Frankenstein makes a giant monster out of dead bodies. The monster just wants to be loved, but what happens when the monster can't get what he wants?
Single copy of Wicked Weather. Travel into the twisting path of a tornado and find out what risks scientists take to learn about these dangerous, wicked storms.
Hercules must prove his loyalty and legendary strength to his cousin, King Eurystheus. But is he stronger and more clever than an angry goddess?
Communities meet people's needs.
Describes the farming, harvesting and marketing of rice throughout the world
Lion thinks he is the "baddest in the land," until a weak little mouse has to help him remove a thorn from his paw. Mouse thinks that he is now king, but will the other animals listen to Mouse?