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Prefixes and suffixes by Murray, Kara, author.

Prefixes and suffixes

Introduces readers to common prefixes and suffixes, explaining what they are and how they are used, as well as offering advice to readers on using them.

Jul 22, 2015
Prefixes and suffixes by Murray, Kara, author.

Prefixes and suffixes

Prefixes and suffixes are the building blocks of more complex words that young readers begin to encounter as they move up in grade level. This age-appropriate text teaches readers how to recognize words and decipher unfamiliar ones, an essential word analysis skill. Students will learn how to build complex words using prefixes and suffixes, and will delight seeing how their vocabulary grows with each newly created word. Helpful language charts, a quiz question on each spread, engaging visuals, a

Jul 29, 2015
Praying mantises by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Praying mantises

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how praying mantises defend themselves from predators and hunt other bugs for food. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 22, 2015
Praying mantises by Schuh, Mari C., 1975- author.

Praying mantises

"This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells how praying mantises defend themselves from predators and hunt other bugs for food. Includes picture glossary"--

Jul 29, 2015
Polio by Grayson-Jones, Timothy.

Polio

Traces the history of polio, discussing its origin, how it travels, treatment, and scientific work to eliminate the disease.

Jul 29, 2015
Pokémon deluxe essential handbook - the need-to-know stats and facts on over 700 Pokémon. by Scholastic Inc. (COR)

Pokémon deluxe essential handbook - the need-to-know stats and facts on over 700 Pokémon.

Shares facts on over seven hundred Poke´mon and includes information on the new Kalos characters and the Mega Evolved Poke´mon.

Jul 29, 2015
Plants and animals of the Great Lakes by LaPlante, Walter, author.

Plants and animals of the Great Lakes

Jul 29, 2015
Pinstripe pride - the inside story of the New York Yankees by Appel, Martin.

Pinstripe pride - the inside story of the New York Yankees

"Get the complete story of the Yankees, from Babe Ruth to Derek Jeter--with twenty-seven World Championships in between--in this middle grade adaptation of "Pinstripe Empire," a celebrated adult nonfiction tome from author and former Yankees PR director ..."--

Jul 24, 2015
Paul Gauguin by Wood, Alix.

Paul Gauguin

Presents an overview of the life and accomplishments of Paul Gauguin, describing his painting style and lasting influence.

Jul 29, 2015
Patterns in the jungle by Markovics, Joyce L., author.

Patterns in the jungle

"In this book, young readers will learn about patterns using jungle landscape as a guide."--

Jul 25, 2015
Patient zero - solving the mysteries of deadly epidemics by Peters, Marilee, 1968- author.

Patient zero - solving the mysteries of deadly epidemics

Follows the work of the men and women who solved the mystery of seven killer epidemics, including yellow fever, typhoid, and ebola.

Jul 29, 2015
Parts of speech by Murray, Kara, author.

Parts of speech

Introduces readers to the eight basic parts of speech, explaining what they are and how they are used, as well as offering advice to readers on using them.

Jul 29, 2015
Out of the woods - a true story of an unforgettable event by Bond, Rebecca, 1972-

Out of the woods - a true story of an unforgettable event

Jul 29, 2015
Out of sight till tonight! - all about nocturnal animals by Rabe, Tish, author.

Out of sight till tonight! - all about nocturnal animals

"The Cat in the Hat takes Sally and Nick to visit with nocturnal animals and to explore their special adaptations for living in the dark."--

Jul 29, 2015
Origami on the move by Ard, Catherine, author.

Origami on the move

Shares instructions on creating origami vehicles, including a car, truck, and canoe.

Jul 29, 2015
Origami bugs by Ard, Catherine, author.

Origami bugs

Provides detailed directions for folding five paper insects, including a bumblebee, beetle, and butterfly.

Jul 28, 2015
Origami bugs by Ard, Catherine, author.

Origami bugs

Provides detailed directions for folding five paper insects, including a bumblebee, beetle, and butterfly.

Jul 29, 2015
One Direction by Morreale, Marie.

One Direction

Together, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, and Liam Payne are One Direction, the British pop group. Readers will discover how each of the five starting singing, how the group got together and kicked off its music career, and why millions of fans around the world can't get enough of One Direction.

Jul 29, 2015
One Direction - a year with us by Delmege, Sarah, author.

One Direction - a year with us

Worldwide sensation One Direction is back to share all their secrets, dreams and stories from the past year with the fans they love.

Jul 29, 2015
Nudibranch by Gray, Susan Heinrichs, author.

Nudibranch

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

Jul 24, 2015