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Time for kids X why Z animals by Shulman, Mark, 1962- author.

Time for kids X why Z animals

Answers commonly asked questions about animals, from why zebras have stripes to why sharks have so many teeth.

Nov 20, 2014
Time for kids X why Z space by Shulman, Mark, 1962- author.

Time for kids X why Z space

Answers commonly asked questions about space and includes sections on the sun, the solar system, the stars, and space exploration.

Nov 23, 2014
Time travel - [intervals and elapsed time] by Arias, Lisa.

Time travel - [intervals and elapsed time]

Nov 21, 2014
To this day - for the bullied and beautiful by Koyczan, Shane.L., 1976- author.

To this day - for the bullied and beautiful

In February 2013, Shane Koyczan's passionate anti-bullying poem "To This Day" electrified the world. An animated video of the lyric narrative went viral, racking up over 12 million hits to date and inspiring an international movement against bullying in schools. Shane later performed the piece to sustained applause on the stage of the 2013 annual TED Conference. Now this extraordinary work has been adapted into an equally moving and visually arresting book. Thirty international artists, as diver

Nov 21, 2014
Trapped on the rock by Bailey, Gerry, author.

Trapped on the rock

"Separated from his science team on a mountain after a landslide, Joe is in no hurry to get back. The slide has carried a wealth of fossils with it for him to study! Joe examines these and the mountain terrain to learn how the mountains formed and figure out how old they are."--

Nov 20, 2014
Tundras inside out by Bow, James.

Tundras inside out

Nov 27, 2014
Turkey by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Turkey

Nov 27, 2014
United Kingdom by Tieck, Sarah, 1976-

United Kingdom

Learn about life in the United Kingdom, its geography, history, economy, society, people, and culture.

Nov 27, 2014
Walt Whitman by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Walt Whitman

"An exploration of the life and work of 19th-century American writer Walt Whitman, whose poetry is known for both its passionate celebration of American life and its direct, speechlike style"--

Nov 21, 2014
What are graphic novels? by Berne, Emma Carlson.

What are graphic novels?

Nov 27, 2014
What happens when you flush? by Hicks, Kelli L., author.

What happens when you flush?

Have you ever thought about what really happens when you flush a toilet? In this book, students will learn all about this quirky subject and the different parts of this simple machine.

Nov 23, 2014
What is poetry? by Trueit, Trudi Strain.

What is poetry?

Introduces and offers examples of the main elements of poetry--including lines, rhythm, rhyme, form, and subject--and describes such genres as free verse, concrete poems, nursery rhymes, limericks, narrative poems, and haiku. --Publisher's description.

Nov 23, 2014
What shall we do today? by Woram, Catherine.

What shall we do today?

"... crafting projects for boys and girls. There are ideas for cute gifts and seasonal decorations, as well as things to do on rainy afternoons and sunny summer days alike!"--P. [4] of cover.

Nov 27, 2014
What we eat by Stones, Brenda, author.

What we eat

A guide to food and nutrition explains what foods are healthiest, how much to eat of each type, where foods come from, and regional differences around the world.

Nov 27, 2014
What's that smell? - a kids' guide to keeping clean by Kreisman, Rachelle, author.

What's that smell? - a kids' guide to keeping clean

Discusses how body odors form and how to keep various parts of the body clean, including the skin, hands, nails, ears, feet, hair, and teeth.

Nov 27, 2014
White-tailed deer by Llanas, Sheila Griffin, 1958- author.

White-tailed deer

Explains the life of white-tailed deer and where they live. Includes information on equipment and hunting tips.

Nov 27, 2014
Who was here? - discovering wild animal tracks by Posada, Mia.

Who was here? - discovering wild animal tracks

Study the picture and read the clues to figure which animal left each set of tracks.

Nov 27, 2014
Why giraffes have long necks by Marsico, Katie, 1980- author.

Why giraffes have long necks

"Offers answers to their most compelling questions about this long-necked animal that uses its height to reach leaves at the very top of trees. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features help students locate information and learn new words."--

Nov 27, 2014
Why there is day and night by Brennan, Linda Crotta, author.

Why there is day and night

"Offers answers to the most compelling questions about the rotation of the earth. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words."--

Nov 21, 2014
Why we have tornadoes by Brennan, Linda Crotta, author.

Why we have tornadoes

"Offers answers to the most compelling questions natural disasters and weather. Age-appropriate explanations and appealing photos. Additional text features and search tools, including a glossary and an index, help students locate information and learn new words"--

Nov 21, 2014