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Pterosaur by Zeiger, Jennifer, author. Pterosaur

"Learn all about the ancient animals known as Pterosaurs, from where they lived to how they hunted for food."--

Sep 29, 2016
The power of children - ordinary youth making extraordinary differences by Children's Museum of Indianapolis. The power of children - ordinary youth making extraordinary differences

"The Power of Children Awards program (POCA) was established in 2005. In ten years of its existence, it has recognized fifty young people who have made enormous positive impacts on their communities and the world. The Power of Children offers profiles of these fifty young trailblazers, educators, and helpers, describing the projects that led to their awards"--Back cover.

Sep 29, 2016
My Washington, DC by Jakobsen, Kathy, author, illustrator. My Washington, DC

Sep 29, 2016
I am George Washington by Meltzer, Brad, author. I am George Washington

Sep 29, 2016
How to make a movie in 10 easy lessons by Blofield, Robert, author. How to make a movie in 10 easy lessons

"This Super Skills title introduces budding filmmakers to the world of movie making. Using the amazing cameras available on cell phones and tablets, kids can learn the filming and editing basics for developing their own movies."--Amazon.com.

Sep 29, 2016
Rev up your writing in informational texts by Garstecki, Julia, author. Rev up your writing in informational texts

Sep 29, 2016
Rise of the lioness - restoring a habitat and its pride on the Liuwa Plains by Hague, Bradley, author. Rise of the lioness - restoring a habitat and its pride on the Liuwa Plains

Sep 29, 2016
Saber-toothed cat by Zeiger, Jennifer, author. Saber-toothed cat

"Learn all about the ancient animals known as saber-toothed cats, from what they ate to how they are related to today's cats."--

Sep 29, 2016
Sahara Desert by Franchino, Vicky, author. Sahara Desert

"Explore the Sahara Desert and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives"--

Sep 29, 2016
The science of a flip turn by Orr, Tamra, author. The science of a flip turn

Sep 29, 2016
The science of computers by Gifford, Clive, author. The science of computers

"The Science of Computers takes an overall look at information technology, exploring how computers operate and the amazing devices that are used in homes, schools, and businesses today. Students will be fascinated by the history of the development of information technology and digital devices from the early computers that filled entire buildings to the tiny silicon chips being produced today. This practical learning guide lays the groundwork for further exploration of computational thinking. "St

Sep 29, 2016
The science of race cars - studying forces and motion by Kenney, Karen Latchana, author. The science of race cars - studying forces and motion

"In this engaging title, young readers learn about the moving form of energy that is motion! The relationship of mass and acceleration is explained, as are the forces of downforce, updraft, friction, inertia, centripetal force, and the role of aerodynamics in managing these forces. These properties are illustrated by the running of car races. Colorful infographics make internal combustion, mass and acceleration, and centripetal force easily accessible, and prominent contributors such as Junior J

Sep 29, 2016
Sharks - built for the hunt by Gagne, Tammy, author. Sharks - built for the hunt

"Informative, engaging text and vivid photos introduce readers to the predatory lives of sharks"--

Sep 29, 2016
Step right up - how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness by Bowman, Donna Janell, author. Step right up - how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness

"A picture book biography of Dr. William Key, a former slave and self-trained veterinarian who taught his horse, Jim, to read and write and who together with Jim became one of the most famous traveling performance acts around the turn of the twentieth century. Includes afterword and author's sources"--

Sep 29, 2016
Chimpanzee by Bell, Samantha, author. Chimpanzee

"Introduces facts about chimpanzees, including physical features, habitat, life cycle, food, and threats to these rainforest creatures. Photos, captions, and keywords supplement the narrative of this informational text."--

Sep 29, 2016
Germany by Corbett, Sean, author. Germany

Introduces Germany, describing its geography and climate, industries, history, resources and wildlife, culture, politics, and sports.

Sep 29, 2016
Handy horse projects by Thomas, Isabel, 1979- Handy horse projects

Offers instructions for creating horse-themed crafts, including healthy treats for horses, as well as party favors, rosette cupcakes, and gifts for horse lovers.

Sep 29, 2016
Giant squid by Fleming, Candace, author. Giant squid

"A nonfiction picture book exploring the mysterious life of the elusive giant squid"--

Sep 29, 2016
Fun and food with Guy Fieri by Wheeler, Jill C., 1964- Fun and food with Guy Fieri

Details the life of the television host, including his childhood, his success as a restaurateur, and how he became a Food Network star.

Sep 29, 2016
Dyslexia by Squire, Ann, author. Dyslexia

"Learn all about dyslexia, from what causes it and how it affects people to how it is diagnosed and treated."--

Sep 29, 2016