Reach D (Fiction Library): Single-Copy Set

  • AUTHOR: National Geographic Learning
  • ISBN-13: 9780736287661 
  • Grade(s): 3
  • Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2011     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

The fiction library consists of 6 theme-connected, leveled books for each of the 8 units (48 titles total). This set includes 1 copy of each of the 48 fiction titles:
Zuzu's Wishing Cake
Tomás and the Library Lady
A Library for Juana
Johnny Appleseed: My Story
Redcoats and Petticoats
Passage to Freedom: The Sugihara Story
Where Once There Was a Wood
Grandfather's Dream
Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain
Big Red Apple
Our Big Home: An Earth Poem
The Great Kapok Tree
Strawberry Pie
Tiny Seed
The Garden of Happiness
Mr. Greg’s Garden
A Tree Is Nice
Hopes and Dreams: A Story from Northern Thailand
Head, Body, Legs: A Story from Liberia
Grandpa's Corner Store
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes
Ben Franklin and His First Kite
Snowshoe Thompson
Horace's Home Helpers
Does a Candle Keep You Warm?
Summer Day Slushes
Uncle Terry’s Glasses
The Frog Who Stirred the Cream
This House Is Made of Mud/Esta casa está hecha de lodo
Just Add Water...And Scream!
A Special Day
Ayu and the Perfect Moon
Music, Music for Everyone
Tomás Rivera
And Still the Turtle Watched
The Hummingbirds' Gift
Frog Girl
The Cornfield Volcano
The Eruption of Mount St. Helens
Ohio Thunder
The Day of the Black Blizzard
Look How Tall I Am!
The Perfect Pizza
Measuring Penny
Lulu's Lemonade
Spaghetti & Meatballs for All! A Math Story
How Big Is a Foot?


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Teacher Components

  • Reach D (Nonfiction Library): Single-Copy Set  (ISBN-10: 0736287671 | ISBN-13: 9780736287678)
    The nonfiction library consists of 6 theme-connected, leveled books for each of the 8 units (48 titles total). This set includes 1 copy of each of the 48 nonfiction titles:
    How We Help
    Listen to the Wind
    Helen Keller
    Harriet Tubman
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Save the Rain Forests
    Red-Eyed Tree Frog
    A Rainforest Habitat
    Great Barrier Reef
    Seeds Grow Into Plants
    Big Red Tomatoes
    How Plants Grow
    Plants on My Plate
    The U.S. Constitution
    Inside an Ant Colony
    The Story of the Statue of Liberty
    Alexander Graham Bell
    What Has Changed?
    Henry Ford and the Car
    Water Can Change
    Everything Is Made of Matter
    Ice Mummy
    Make a Piñata!
    Hoop Dancers
    Grandma's Records
    Laura Ingalls Wilder
    Lion Dancer
    My Name Is Gabriela/Me llamo Gabriela
    Birth of an Island
    Mountains of Fire
    How Much Money?
    Fractions Everywhere!
    Numbers and You
    Let's Vote! Learning to Use Simple Bar Graphs
    Math Tools
    The Great Pyramid

    Price = 469.00

Student Supplements

  • Library Book: Big Red Apple  (ISBN-10: 0439098602 | ISBN-13: 9780439098601)
    This story shows how one apple in a tree is connected to different animals that live nearby and how its seeds will become more trees.
    Price = 5.25
  • Library Book: Our Big Home: An Earth Poem  (ISBN-10: 0761317767 | ISBN-13: 9780761317760)
    A series of rhyming poems emphasize the connections between people, animals, plants, and the Earth everyone shares.
    Price = 10.25
  • Library Book: The Great Kapok Tree  (ISBN-10: 0152026142 | ISBN-13: 9780152026141)
    A man beginning to cut down a great kapok tree falls asleep at its roots. While he dreams, the animals that depend on the tree beg him to reconsider.
    Price = 10.50
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Early (Science): Strawberry Pie  (ISBN-10: 0792260317 | ISBN-13: 9780792260318)
    A brother and sister help pick strawberries, make a pie, and are rewarded with a gift from Grandma.
    Price = 9.00
  • Library Book: Tiny Seed  (ISBN-10: 0689842449 | ISBN-13: 9780689842443)
    A tiny seed illustrates the life cycle of plants as it survives many challenges to grow into a big, beautiful flower.
    Price = 10.25
  • Library Book: The Garden of Happiness  (ISBN-10: 0152305823 | ISBN-13: 9780152305826)
    Marisol and her neighbors transform a vacant lot into a lush community garden. Marisol surprises everyone by growing the most special plant in the garden.
    Price = 21.50
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Early (Science): Mr. Greg's Garden  (ISBN-10: 0792260325 | ISBN-13: 9780792260325)
    Mr. Greg protects his garden from unwanted pests and does a good deed in the process.
    Price = 9.00
  • Library Book: A Tree Is Nice  (ISBN-10: 0064431479 | ISBN-13: 9780064431477)
    Charming illustrations and simple text share the many reasons why trees are nice to have around.
    Price = 9.00
  • Content-Based Chapter Books Fiction (Social Studies: Kids Around The World): Hopes and Dreams: A Story from Northern Thailand  (ISBN-10: 1426350988 | ISBN-13: 9781426350986)
    Life is difficult for Tal and his family in their Thai village, but Tal and his friends may have a plan that can help. The three children work to save rural traditions.

    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 pose to traditional values and ways of life – and explore how cultures can thrive even in the midst of change. Each book highlights a different cultural group. (Genre: Realistic Fiction)
    Price = 17.00
  • Library Book: Head, Body, Legs: A Story from Liberia  (ISBN-10: 0805078908 | ISBN-13: 9780805078909)
    This creation story from Liberia explains how Head became attached to a body and limbs. Discover how they all work together.
    Price = 10.25
  • Library Book: Zuzu's Wishing Cake  (ISBN-10: 061864640X | ISBN-13: 9780618646401)
    Zuzu doesn't understand why the new boy next door stays inside. If she makes him gifts, maybe he will come out to play.
    Price = 19.50
  • Library Book: Grandpa’s Corner Store  (ISBN-10: 0688167160 | ISBN-13: 9780688167165)
    A new supermarket threatens Grandpa’s corner store. Lucy brings the neighborhood together to show Grandpa they need him.
    Price = 22.00
  • inZone Book: Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes  (ISBN-10: 0736227873 | ISBN-13: 9780736227872)
    Nine years after the atom bomb was dropped in Hiroshima Japan, Sadako begins to feel sick from the radiation and dies. But her bravery is not forgotten, and her classmates carry on her wish--to make 1,000 paper cranes.
    Price = 13.25
  • Library Book: Ben Franklin and His First Kite  (ISBN-10: 0689849842 | ISBN-13: 9780689849848)
    Young Ben Franklin spent much of his time working with his father, but he also conducted experiments and worked on inventions.
    Price = 5.25
  • Library Book: Snowshoe Thompson  (ISBN-10: 0064442063 | ISBN-13: 9780064442060)
    Danny's father is away from home during a blizzard. Danny wants to send him a letter, and Snowshoe Thompson has an idea for how to deliver it.
    Price = 5.25
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Fluent Plus (Social Studies): Horace's Home Helpers  (ISBN-10: 1426350260 | ISBN-13: 9781426350269)
    In this chapter book, Horace shows his nephew his amazing housecleaning inventions. But he learns the hard way that a new invention isn't always the best tool to get a job done.
    Price = 13.50
  • Does a Candle Keep You Warm?  (ISBN-10: 0736224963 | ISBN-13: 9780736224963)
    A Turkish tale: Hodja brags that the cold doesn't bother him, so his friend Kemal challenges him to stay out all night without a fire. Hodja loses the bet, but uses the same logic to keep Kemal from the winnings.
    Price = 10.50
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Fluent (Science): Summer Day Slushes  (ISBN-10: 1426350171 | ISBN-13: 9781426350177)
    On a very hot day, Paolo and Teresa learn about freezing and melting liquids by making cold slushes.
    Price = 13.50
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Fluent (Science): Uncle Terry's Glasses  (ISBN-10: 1426350163 | ISBN-13: 9781426350160)
    In this chapter book, Olivia and her cousins are ice skating when they see Uncle Terry's glasses stuck in the ice and decide to get them out.
    Price = 13.50
  • The Frog Who Stirred the Cream  (ISBN-10: 0736224912 | ISBN-13: 9780736224918)
    A Russian tale: A frog falls into a pail of cream. Instead of giving up, she swims and swims until the cream is churned into butter, and the frog can hop right out of the pail.
    Price = 10.50
  • Library Book: This House Is Made of Mud/Esta Casa Esta hecha de lodo  (ISBN-10: 0873585801 | ISBN-13: 9780873585804)
    Watercolor illustrations and poems in English and Spanish describe an adobe home in harmony with the desert that surrounds it.
    Price = 10.25
  • Avenues F (Leveled Books): Tomás and the Library Lady  (ISBN-10: 0736217762 | ISBN-13: 9780736217767)
    Tomás is the son of migrant workers. His grandfather would tell stories at night. One day he said Tomás should go to the library to read other stories. Based on the true story of Tomás Rivera.
    Price = 15.00
  • Library Book: Just Add Water...And Scream!  (ISBN-10: 0448428873 | ISBN-13: 9780448428871)
    Zack and Spencer visit a museum and bring home a bag of alien spores by mistake.
    Price = 6.25
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Early (Social Studes): A Special Day  (ISBN-10: 0792259963 | ISBN-13: 9780792259961)
    A boy plays his trumpet with a mariachi band on a festival day. Learn about the part music plays in his culture.
    Price = 9.00
  • Avenues F (Leveled Books): Ayu and The Perfect Moon  (ISBN-10: 1563346915 | ISBN-13: 9781563346910)
    Old Ayu tells the story of learning to dance and then getting to perform for the whole village.
    Price = 14.00
  • Library Book: Music, Music for Everyone  (ISBN-10: 0688078117 | ISBN-13: 9780688078119)
    Rosa's grandmother is sick, but her mood is brightened when Rosa and her friends start their own band.
    Price = 9.25
  • Library Book: Tomás Rivera  (ISBN-10: 0152051457 | ISBN-13: 9780152051457)
    As a child, Tomás Rivera wanted to learn how to tell stories. By reading many stories, he learned how to tell his own.
    Price = 5.25
  • Library Book: And Still the Turtle Watched  (ISBN-10: 0140558365 | ISBN-13: 9780140558364)
    A turtle carved into a rock by the Delaware people watches the world change around it. Learn more about the importance of remembering the past.
    Price = 9.00
  • The Hummingbirds’ Gift  (ISBN-10: 1563347202 | ISBN-13: 9781563347207)
    More hummingbirds than one could ever count come to drink nectar from the beautiful flowers that flourish around the village of Tzintzuntzan. The birds are legendary here for they once performed a great service. When a drought strikes the village, Consuelo and Isidro work together to save the hummingbirds. The birds then help the family by weaving straw dolls for them to sell at the Day of the Dead festival.
    Price = 15.50
  • Library Book: Frog Girl  (ISBN-10: 1582460485 | ISBN-13: 9781582460482)
    The chief's daughter goes under the lake and meets the frog people, and then saves them from a volcano's eruption.
    Price = 10.25
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Fluent Plus (Science): The Cornfield Volcano  (ISBN-10: 1426350430 | ISBN-13: 9781426350436)
    Antonio and Dominica are the first people in their town to witness a new volcano growing in the cornfield.
    Price = 13.50
  • Content-Based Chapter Books Fiction (Science: Eyewitness): The Eruption of Mount St. Helens  (ISBN-10: 0792258622 | ISBN-13: 9780792258629)
    A girl rushes to rescue her brothers as Mount St. Helens erupts. Will she and her family survive this devastating natural disaster?

    Your students will learn about science as they read the Eyewitness series of realistic adventure stories. Each story takes place during a famous American natural disaster. Readers follow the exciting adventures of kids and their families as they struggle to survive. (Genre: Adventure Stories)
    Price = 20.50
  • inZone Book: A Library for Juana  (ISBN-10: 0736227733 | ISBN-13: 9780736227735)
    Juana Inez lives in Mexico City in the 1600s, and loves books more than anything else, but only boys are taught read. This does not stop her from following her dreams and becoming one of Mexico's most famous poets.
    Price = 16.25
  • Library Book: Ohio Thunder  (ISBN-10: 0618595422 | ISBN-13: 9780618595426)
    Vivid paintings bring to life a dramatic storm as it rips through a peaceful Midwestern farm.
    Price = 19.50
  • Library Book: The Day of the Black Blizzard  (ISBN-10: 0822578956 | ISBN-13: 9780822578956)
    During the Dust Bowl era in Kansas, Orry and his stepsister are playing outside, far from home. When a huge dust storm comes up, they must find a way to survive.
    Price = 31.00
  • Library Book: Tsunami!  (ISBN-10: 0399250069 | ISBN-13: 9780399250064)
    Ojiisan must save the people of his village when he sees the sea running away from the land. A monster wave is coming!
    Price = 20.75
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Early (Math): Look How Tall I Am!  (ISBN-10: 0792260376 | ISBN-13: 9780792260370)
    A playful family - Ryan, Ben, Carmen, and Dad - measure themselves to see who is the tallest. They mark their heights on a chart.
    Price = 9.00
  • Content-Based Readers Fiction Early (Math): The Perfect Pizza  (ISBN-10: 0792260465 | ISBN-13: 9780792260462)
    Mrs. Lee teaches her students counting and other math skills while designing the class's perfect pizza.
    Price = 9.00
  • Library Book: Measuring Penny  (ISBN-10: 0805065725 | ISBN-13: 9780805065725)
    Lisa must measure something for her homework project. She uses her dog Penny to measure both size and time.
    Price = 10.25
  • Library Book: Lulu's Lemonade  (ISBN-10: 1575650932 | ISBN-13: 9781575650937)
    Martin and Mattie learn about measuring volume while they create a tasty new lemonade recipe.
    Price = 8.00
  • Library Book: Spaghetti & Meatballs for All! A Math Story  (ISBN-10: 0545044456 | ISBN-13: 9780545044455)
    Mr. and Mrs. Comfort invite their family over for spaghetti and meatballs, but they must keep rearranging the tables so that everyone has somewhere to sit.
    Price = 9.00
  • Library Book: How Big Is a Foot?  (ISBN-10: 0440404959 | ISBN-13: 9780440404958)
    A king gives a bed to the queen who has everything, but measuring it is a problem when the king uses his foot as the unit of measurement!
    Price = 6.50
  • Library Book: Johnny Appleseed: My Story  (ISBN-10: 0375812474 | ISBN-13: 9780375812477)
    Johnny Appleseed was a master storyteller in addition to a planter of orchards. In this book, Johnny tells his story to a couple of entranced children.
    Price = 5.25
  • Avenues F (Leveled Books): Redcoats and Petticoats  (ISBN-10: 0736217673 | ISBN-13: 9780736217675)
    Thomas' father is taken away by soldiers during the Revolutionary War, but his mother has a plan to save him.
    Price = 15.00
  • Library Book: Passage to Freedom: The Sugihara Story  (ISBN-10: 1584301570 | ISBN-13: 9781584301578)
    Against the order of his government, a Japanese diplomat in Lithuania issued thousands of visas to Jewish refugees to help them flee the Nazis during World War II.
    Price = 11.50
  • Library Book: Where Once There Was a Wood  (ISBN-10: 0805064826 | ISBN-13: 9780805064827)
    This book is a thoughtful ode to disappearing wildlife and the dangers of the overdevelopment of land.
    Price = 10.75
  • Grandfather’s Dream  (ISBN-10: 1563347075 | ISBN-13: 9781563347078)
    A wonderful story about the way a small village in Vietnam helped save the beautiful Sarus Crane. It reminds us that we must all share the inheritance if the creatures of the world, including ourselves, are to have a safe place in which to live.
    Price = 14.25
  • Library Book: Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain  (ISBN-10: 0140546162 | ISBN-13: 9780140546163)
    The rainy season is late and the plains of Africa are brown and dry. A herdsman named Ki-pat helps to bring the rain.
    Price = 10.25