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Look, a starfish! by Kenan, Tessa, author. Look, a starfish!

Introduces starfish to young readers, providing information on such topics as what starfish look like, where they live, and how they eat.

Jul 26, 2017
Look, I'm a cook. by Look, I'm a cook.

Provides kid-friendly recipes for different dishes, including guacamole, chocolate pears, bruschetta, and rainbow ice.

Jul 22, 2017
Look, I'm a scientist. by Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (COR) Look, I'm a scientist.

Provides step-by-step instructions for over twelve science experiments, demonstrating why water turns to ice, what causes static electricity, and how to create bubbles.

Jul 22, 2017
Ludwig van Beethoven - a revolutionary composer by Mattern, Joanne, 1963- author. Ludwig van Beethoven - a revolutionary composer

Jul 24, 2017
Magic tricks with coins, cards, and everyday objects by Banfield, Jake, author. Magic tricks with coins, cards, and everyday objects

Presents fifty magic tricks of varying levels of difficulty that can be performed with everyday objects instead of expensive props.

Jul 21, 2017
Magnets push, magnets pull by Adler, David A., author. Magnets push, magnets pull

We can't see magnetism, but it's everywhere around us - even the Earth is a giant magnet! Adler covers the basics of magnetism, explaining terms such as attraction, pole, electromagnetism and force.

Jul 21, 2017
Maker projects for kids who love greening up spaces by Kopp, Megan, author. Maker projects for kids who love greening up spaces

Jul 26, 2017
Makey Makey by Ng, Sandy, 1991- author. Makey Makey

"Makey Makey is a kit that helps you turn everyday objects into touchpads that control your computer's keyboard. With this book, students learn the art of innovation through detailed explanations and hands-on activities built to foster creativity and problem solving. Fun, engaging text introduces readers to new ideas and builds on maker-related concepts they may already know. Additional tools, including a glossary and an index, help students learn new vocabulary and locate information."--

Jul 26, 2017
Making knot projects by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971- author. Making knot projects

"Handmade, customized bracelets and other knot projects are a great way to show your friends how important they are to you. Crafters practice comprehension skills as they use text and diagrams to follow the steps for each project. The activities push students to learn and apply domain-specific vocabulary, practice new techniques, and build on concepts that may already be familiar. Other tools, including an index and additional resources, encourage readers to locate information and explore furthe

Jul 26, 2017
Mako sharks by Morey, Allan, author. Mako sharks

"This photo-illustrated book describes the mako shark. Explains their life cycle, how they hunt prey, and their ocean habitat. Includes information on work being done to protect this shark from overfishing"--

Jul 26, 2017
Marian Anderson by Haldy, Emma E. Marian Anderson

Simple short sentences are used to introduce the youngest readers to Marian Anderson.

Jul 21, 2017
Marine biome by Hansen, Grace, author. Marine biome

Introduces the idea of a biome and describes the three main types of marine biome--oceans, coral reefs, and estuaries--and the plants and animals that may live there.

Jul 26, 2017
Marine Science for Kids - Exploring and Protecting Our Watery World, Includes Cool Careers and 21 Activities by Hestermann, Bethanie/ Hestermann, Josh/ Arne, Stephanie (FRW) Marine Science for Kids - Exploring and Protecting Our Watery World, Includes Cool Careers and 21 Activities

Jul 22, 2017
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by Bailey, R. J., author. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Jul 26, 2017
Martí's song for freedom = Martí y sus versos por la independencia by Otheguy, Emma, author. Martí's song for freedom = Martí y sus versos por la independencia

A bilingual biography of Jose´ Marti´, who dedicated his life to the promotion of liberty for all men and women, Includes author's note, afterword, and author's sources.

Jul 22, 2017
Marvelous Cornelius - Hurricane Katrina and the spirit of New Orleans by Bildner, Phil. Marvelous Cornelius - Hurricane Katrina and the spirit of New Orleans

A man known as the "Trashcan Wizard" sings and dances his way through the French Quarter in New Orleans, keeping his beloved city clean, until Hurricane Katrina's devastation nearly causes him to lose his spirit.

Jul 22, 2017
Masterpiece mix by Munro, Roxie, author, illustrator. Masterpiece mix

Jul 22, 2017
Meals in Nigeria by Meister, Cari, author. Meals in Nigeria

Provides an overview of Nigerian food and food culture, describing such dishes as isu and fish stew.

Jul 26, 2017
Measure it! by Higgins, Nadia, author. Measure it!

"Carefully leveled text and vibrant photographs introduce early fluent readers to the practice of measurement using both imperial and metric systems. Includes activity, glossary, and index."--

Jul 21, 2017
Meatless? - a fresh look at what you eat by Elton, Sarah, 1975- author. Meatless? - a fresh look at what you eat

"Meatless Mondays. Eat less meat for climate change. Trendy vegan bake shops. Cage-free chicken campaigns on Youtube. Happy meat vs. industrial beef. Flexitiarianism. Mark Bittman's Vegan before 6 pm. Across North America, people are talking a lot about meat. Whether to eat it, or not. Whether to go vegan. Or, if they're going to eat meat, they're talking about what kind is the best kind. This book takes a fresh look at the world of vegetarianism, exploring the history, culture and philosophy be

Jul 22, 2017

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