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The Magic School Bus presents the rain forest by Jackson, Tom, 1972- author.

The Magic School Bus presents the rain forest

Ms. Frizzle introduces some of the animals who inhabit the rain forests plus explains how they have adapted to their ecosystem.

Mar 21, 2015
The Louvre by Howse, Jennifer.

The Louvre

A brief history of the museum discusses its founders, galleries, and treasures, touring the museum, collection conservation, and educational programs.

Mar 26, 2015
The Louvre by Howse, Jennifer.

The Louvre

Mar 27, 2015
The Little Rock nine - a primary source exploration of the battle for school integration by Krumm, Brian.

The Little Rock nine - a primary source exploration of the battle for school integration

"Uses primary sources to tell the story of the Little Rock Nine during the U.S. Civil Rights Movement"--

Mar 27, 2015
The little butterfly by Shahan, Sherry.

The little butterfly

Presents a detailed look at each stage of the butterfly's life cycle.

Mar 21, 2015
The life of a medieval knight by Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.

The life of a medieval knight

Describes the life of medieval knights, including information on their equipment and armor, battle tactics, methods of training, and social customs.

Mar 27, 2015
The LEGO neighborhood book - build your own town! by Lyles, Brian.

The LEGO neighborhood book - build your own town!

Provides complete step-by-step instructions for multistory buildings, recliners, and traffic lights constructed with LEGO pieces.

Mar 27, 2015
The legend of the beaver's tail by Shaw, Stephanie.

The legend of the beaver's tail

Mar 27, 2015
The Korean War - showdown with China by George, Enzo.

The Korean War - showdown with China

Introduces the Korean war through first-hand accounts, discussing the initial causes of the conflict, daily lives of Communist and American soldiers, battle tactics, and reactions to the war at home.

Mar 27, 2015
The kids' guide to sports design and engineering by Adamson, Thomas K., 1970-

The kids' guide to sports design and engineering

Explores how sports have evovled due to advancements in design and engineering, including playing fields, balls, sports shoes, and sports clothing.

Mar 26, 2015
The kids' guide to sports design and engineering by Adamson, Thomas K., 1970-

The kids' guide to sports design and engineering

Explores how sports have evolved due to advancements in design and engineering, including playing fields, balls, sports shoes, and sports clothing.

Mar 27, 2015
The innings and outs of baseball by Brown, Jordan, author.

The innings and outs of baseball

Did you know that every time you watch a baseball game, you are watching some great examples of physics in action? Why exactly does the amount of spin on a pitch determine how far a ball can be hit? And what's the scientific reason that using pine tar on the bat makes it easier to grip? Learn all about the science behind America's favorite pastime in this fact-filled Level 3 Ready-to-Read!

Mar 22, 2015
The human body by Jennings, Ken, 1974- author.

The human body

Mar 21, 2015
The history of gospel music by Woog, Adam, 1953- author.

The history of gospel music

Introduces gospel music, from its origins in spiritual songs sung by slaves in the United States to the influence of blues and jazz on the style in the 1920s and 1930s and its growth in popularity in the 1950s and 1960s.

Mar 24, 2015
The history of gospel music by Woog, Adam, 1953- author.

The history of gospel music

Mar 27, 2015
The Grasshopper & the Ants by Pinkney, Jerry

The Grasshopper & the Ants

Mar 27, 2015
The Gold Rush in California - would you catch gold fever? by Landau, Elaine.

The Gold Rush in California - would you catch gold fever?

Mar 22, 2015
The Founding Fathers! - those horse-ridin', fiddle-playin', book-readin', gun-totin' gentlemen who started America by Winter, Jonah, 1962- author.

The Founding Fathers! - those horse-ridin', fiddle-playin', book-readin', gun-totin' gentlemen who started America

An introduction to the men who put aside their differences to create a new kind of nation.

Mar 25, 2015
The First Olympics of ancient Greece by Simons, Lisa M. B., 1969-

The First Olympics of ancient Greece

Mar 21, 2015
The death of the hat - a brief history of poetry in 50 objects by

The death of the hat - a brief history of poetry in 50 objects

Mar 27, 2015