Enigmas of History - The Mysteries of Easter Island
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The Mysteries of Easter Island transports readers to historical sites to learn about the fascinating mysteries and secrets of Easter Island. Using a perfect mix of colorful photographs and illustrations of locations as well as artifacts, well-written and easy-to-understand text, and maps, aerial images, timelines, and glossaries, the books presents the most recent findings and theories of scientists, archaeologists, historians, and folklorists concerning questions that have puzzled experts for...

Famous Myths and Legends of the World
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This new, 12-volume series is packed with history's most famous myths and legends that span the globe, from the Hawaiians' tale of the first volcanic eruption to the Australian Aboriginal people's explanation of the continent's natural landscape. Along with the stories, readers will find well-researched explanations about the origins of the ancient tales, providing an in-depth look inside the cultures of the people who told them. Accompanied by eye-catching artwork, breathtaking photography,...

Learning Ladders 1
Learning Ladders 1
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Learning Ladders Set 1 This beloved hardcover learning library features beautiful artwork and photographs to capture the interest and imagination of very young children. Learning Ladders includes two curriculum-based, 10-volume sets centered on early childhood nonfiction topics. Learning Ladders is “highly recommended” by Catholic Library World, which calls the volumes “stunning.” The volumes can be used as read-out-loud for pre-readers or for independent reading by older children. This is a...

Learning Ladders Set 2
Learning Ladders Set 2
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Learning Ladders Book Set 2 Presented by World Book Encyclopedia, this beloved set features beautiful artwork and photographs to capture the interest and imagination of very young children. Learning Ladders includes two curriculum-based, 10-volume sets centered on early childhood nonfiction topics. The Learning Ladders Series is a delightful look at children's favorite topics - each book is filled with the perfect mix of fun, facts, and fiction. Learning Ladders is “highly recommended” by...

natural marvels
Natural Marvels
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Explore the breathtaking landforms created by Earth’s natural forces. Readers are provided a visual experience that explores, for example, the depths of canyons and caves, the heights of mountains, and the majesty of crashing waterfalls. Readers will learn about the processes that create these impressive landforms.

The World Book Encyclopedia 2017 encyclopedia, encyclopedia set, encyclopedia collection, education, encyclopedia books
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Ageless Light —Ageless Knowledge This edition’s Spinescape® is a night-sky photo taken of Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada mountain range on the border between the U.S. states of California and Nevada. The scene shows dawn overtaking night and symbolizes the enlightening impact of knowledge on confusion and ignorance. With this 2017 edition, The World Book Encyclopedia marks the centenary of the publication of its first edition and celebrates 100 years of serving readers everywhere who strive...

Dinosaurs!
Dinosaurs!
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Want to learn more about dinosaurs? This four-volume series, "Dinosaurs!" brings into striking focus the mighty beasts that ruled our planet for millions of years. The books cover all the major groups of dinosaurs, from fierce and deadly meat-eaters to the gentle giants that fed on plants. Readers will encounter such familiar favorites as Tyrannosaurus and Apatosaurus. They also will learn about such newly discovered marvels as the feathered dinosaurs that gave rise to birds. An up-to-date as...

Enigmas of History Set 2
Enigmas of History Set 2
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Join forces with researchers, explorers, and archaeologists as they unravel hidden clues and reveal little-known facts in an effort to solve some of the greatest mysteries on Earth in this second installment of the popular Enigmas of History series. Find crucial evidence and clues in the form of maps, details diagrams, photographs of actual artifacts and sites, and illustrations to piece together the truth surrounding the legends.

Enigmas of History: Mysteries and Secrets of History
Enigmas of History Set 1
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Enigmas of History - Explore Mysteries and Secrets of HistoryWhy did the pharaohs have their remains mummified after they died? What caused the people of Easter Island to sculpt huge stone statues to raise upon their coastline? Did King Arthur really exist? What happened to the ancient Maya? Did Atlantis really sink beneath the sea?Dive in and explore the fascinating mysteries and secrets of history and folklore from countries and cultures around the world. Uncover answers to the questions...

Americas Presidents
America's Presidents
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This outstanding two-volume American Presidents book set examines the United States presidency and its historical importance in rich detail. The first volume in this book about U.S. presidents - The President’s World - showcases the duties, privileges, and broad power of the president. It goes in-depth into the typical, daily life of a United States president. The second volume in the presidents book set - Portraits of the Presidents - examines the people who have led the country through times...

Civics Pack
Civics Pack
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Product available in U.S. only.For a limited time only, World Book is bundling two of our most popular titles together. With World Book's Civics Pack, you get two great World Book products- America's Presidents, and America's Multicultural Heritage!America's Presidents - This outstanding two-volume set examines the United States presidency and its historical importance in rich detail. 2011 edition. America's Multicultural Heritage - This highly illustrated two volume set tells the compelling...

Illustrated Atlas
Illustrated Atlas
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Illustrated Atlas World Book's Illustrated Atlas is a great tool to teach your kids about Maps! From the editors of the World Book Encyclopedia, colorful maps and illustrations make this the ideal atlas for young students acquiring their map-reading and other geography-related skills. This 288-page illustrated atlas includes detailed maps of all seven continents. Hundreds of pictures make it a colorful and fun atlas for kids to learn about the world. World book also has an adult Atlas for...

J Is for Jazz jazz, abc, alphabet, young learning, early reading
J Is for Jazz
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J Is for Jazz is the elephant’s eyebrows for all readers!"Get a wiggle on" with this fun and informative ABC primer based on the lingo of jazz! From “axe" to "zoot suit," J Is for Jazz will transport you to the Jazz Age through sweeping, bold illustrations by Maria Corte Maidagan and be-bopping, lyrical introductions to key jazz figures, musical terms, and a glossary of jazz slang by author Ann Ingalls. The perfect way to introduce children to a truly American art form, and work of art in its...

Heat   (Building Blocks of Physical Science)
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Ignite your child's interest in science!Who said science books for children can't be fun? Reflecting the popularity of educational comics, World Book introduces its first graphic nonfiction series, Building Blocks of Science. This book features a whimsical character, Heat, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Heat features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads are illustrated with...

Invisible to the Eye: Animals in Disguise
Invisible to the Eye: Animals in Disguise
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Look! Are those the eyes and nose of a hare peeking out from a snowy landscape? Is that a well-camouflaged chameleon, or just a leaf? Look again! Children will delight in this challenging game of “hide and seek” with the world’s most cleverly disguised animals. Give your young readers an engrossing book that will invite them to take a closer look at nature while learning about the survival strategies of animals from every corner of our planet. “Invisible To The Eye” includes an answer key for...

World Book Ecology: Life on the Coastlines
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World Book Ecology: Life on the Coastlines The seashore is alive with all sorts of creatures; most stay hidden from the waves, the sun and predators. People come to the coast for fishing, trading, industry, vacations, water sports, and to observe wildlife. But now coastlines are in danger of erosion and people are the worst threat. Learn all about coastlines as World Book Ecology presents Life on the Coastlines. World Book Ecology Series: From the makers of the World Book Encyclopedia, World...

Childcraft: How and Why Collection
Childcraft: How and Why Collection
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This children’s classic weaves together illustrations, photographs, activities, and a child-friendly tone to create a comprehensive picture of the world. Colorful photos and bold, playful illustrations add to the fun activities and help young children to learn about arts, plants, the universe, earth, human body, history, and more.Large text is suitable for beginning readers while colorful sidebars and fact boxes break up paragraphs and encourage exploring. Diagrams are used to make sense of...

Earths Changing Climate Earth, Climate, Global Warming, Changing Climate, World Book
Earth's Changing Climate
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LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR AMAZING PLANET!This timely new series takes a scientific, but balanced, approach to understanding an important issue that affects our planet today. Including a primer on understanding climate change, this eight-volume series explores in-depth the impact a warmer climate may have on oceans, habitats, wildlife, and more. A final volume discusses ways we can adapt to and reduce changes in Earth's climate. Learning about climate change is an important step toward increasing...

My First 10 Paintings
My First 10 Paintings
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Introducing 10 of the most famous artworks of all time, this educational resource helps young art scholars discover masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa, Snake Charmer, and Starry Night. Celebrated and world-renowned works of art reveal themselves through cut-out pages that children must keep turning in order to discover the full work of art. Masters such as Paul Klee, Pablo Picasso, and Vincent van Gogh are just some of the artists featured in this book. Ideal for both the budding artist and...

World Book Ecology: Life on the Plains
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World Book Ecology: Life on the Plains A plain is a broad, nearly level stretch of land with no abrupt changes in elevation. Plains are generally lower than the land around them. They may be found along a coast or inland. Plant life on plains is controlled by climate. Plains are usually well populated because the soils and terrain are good for farming, and because roads and railroads are easy to build between rural towns and cities. Learn all about the plains as World Book Ecology presents...

Bright Connection Kids Special
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My First 10 Paintings Introducing 10 of the most famous artworks of all time, this educational resource helps young art scholars discover masterpieces such as the Mona Lisa, Snake Charmer, and Starry Night. Celebrated and world-renowned works of art reveal themselves through cut-out pages that children must keep turning in order to discover the full work of art. Masters such as Paul Klee, Pablo Picasso, and Vincent van Gogh are just some of the artists featured in this book. Ideal for both the...

English Language Arts: Tips for Teachers
English Language Arts: Tips for Teachers
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English Language Arts: Tips for Teachers is an idea-packed handbook for teachers of all content areas looking to integrate language arts and literacy instruction into the classroom and is ideal for assessing every strand of language arts and literacy. It pulls together a wealth of assistance for instruction in reading, writing, researching, speaking, listening, thinking, arguing, podcasting, and project planning. An excellent tool for strengthening any college- and career-readiness curriculum,...

Americas Multicultural Heritage
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The World Book of America's Multicultural Heritage celebrates the rich diversity of people who proudly call themselves Americans. This highly illustrated set tells the compelling tales of those who struggled to make life better for themselves and their descendants. It also carefully explores the less positive side of immigration through discussions of racial and ethnic prejudice, discriminatory laws, and the sometimes violent confrontations that have occurred between groups or individuals. The...

Animals and their Habitats
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Want to learn more about animals around the world and their habitats? Then the "Animals and Their Habitats" Set from World Book is perfect for you and your kids to explore the wonderful animal world! Each book in this eight-volume series associates animals with their habitats. From icy polar wastes to scorched deserts to the ocean depths, each volume enumerates representative animals of a habitat. This in-depth and beautifully illustrated series places animals in regional contexts to expand...

Endangered Animals and Extinct Animals of the World for Kids
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Endangered Animals of the World!From the giant panda to the black rhinoceros, animals across our planet are threatened. Learning about these important creatures is the first step toward building awareness in future generations.Every child loves animals, and they will be instantly enthralled with each animal’s story. With facts and figures about each species region by region, each animal is described using scientific classification, physical characteristics, behaviors, threat level, and reasons...

Helping Students Improve Academic and Social Skills: Tips for Teachers
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Helping Students Improve Academic and Social Skills: Tips for Teachers is a collection of tips, strategies, and activities designed to boost student success in many learning-related skills. It covers such topics as student engagement, increased retention of concepts, emotional coping skills, differentiated instruction, authentic assessment, classroom management informed by brain-based learning principles, research and study skills, life skills for success, and teaching to gender differences....

Treks Travels - Hardcover
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Help children develop essential early skills with these beautifully illustrated storybooks for young children. Trek’s Travels follows the adventures of a lovable scarecrow named Trek and his three feathered friends as they travel around the world. Books in this series cover critical early childhood themes and correspond to the Trek’s Travels component of World Book Web’s learning site. During the preschool years, children develop a variety of important skills they will use throughout school...

Treks Travels - Paperback
Trek's Travels - Paperback
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Help children develop essential early skills with these beautifully illustrated storybooks for young children. Trek’s Travels follows the adventures of a lovable scarecrow named Trek and his three feathered friends as they travel around the world. Books in this series cover critical early childhood themes and correspond to the Trek’s Travels component of World Book Web’s learning site. During the preschool years, children develop a variety of important skills they will use throughout school...

101 Things I Wasnt Taught in My Education Classes
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Explore one teacher’s light-hearted look at surprises in the classroom and her insights and suggestions for managing them with care and calmness. Whether you are a new teacher or a veteran educator, this book provides practical insight into your teaching experience.

202 Science Investigations
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Here are 202 easy-to-do investigations in life, physical, earth, and space science. Each individual or group activity provides a complete list of the everyday materials needed, as well as comprehensive, step-by-step directions.

A Christmas Train Across Canada
A Christmas Train Across Canada
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A Christmas Train Across Canada, will take you for a ride on Canada’s transcontinental railroad. Canada is home to breathtaking natural beauty and world-renowned cities. It is especially lovely at Christmastime with its winter scenery of snowy pines, clear, cold lakes, the majestic Canadian Rockies, and festively decorated towns. We begin our tour in Vancouver. Your guide will entertain you with stories about the British influence evident in some of the popular traditions of this region, such...

A Dream Takes Flight
A Dream Takes Flight
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An introduction to the history of flight, including information about the invention and development of balloons, parachutes, airships, gliders, helicopters, airplanes, missiles, rockets, and spaceships. Features include stories, activities, and a list of additional resources

A Look At
A Look At
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Take a Look at Science, Space, History and the World! How do polar animals survive the bitter cold? When was the Internet invented? How much does a suit of armor weigh? How do astronauts take showers in space? Books in the A Look At… series answer such questions, taking kids on a journey through different ages and locations around the globe and beyond. This eight-volume set of science learning books covers a wide range of high-interest topics, providing cross-curricular content for elementary...

A Taste of the Moon
A Taste of the Moon
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Join the tortoise, the elephant, the giraffe, the zebra, the lion, the fox, the monkey, and the mouse on their collaborative quest to reach the moon in the night sky. Appealing illustrations punctuate a story that draws from classic fables and legends, while shedding light on the central value of generosity, solidarity, and kindness. This contemporary myth engages young readers in the friendship and coorporative effort of eight circus animals whose determination might just help them catch a...

A Timeline of...
A Timeline of...
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Each book in this new series follows a major technological innovation from its first appearance in human history to its present-day development. The intuitive layout of each book underscores the remarkable history that is surveyed. Running text on the upper third of each page provides a concise narrative, while a continuous timeline on the bottom two-thirds of the page records the highlights and curious facts of the development of the technology. Text and timeline together provide the kind of...

All-American Fighting Forces
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This series reveals little-known history and promotes discussion about our diverse society by highlighting the lives of men and women who acted heroically for their country even as they were discriminated against.

Angry Aardvark to Zealous Zebra
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Have you ever seen hungry hamsters happily hauling a huge ham? Or a party of prim pigs pompously picnicking? In Angry Aardvark to Zealous Zebra, young children are introduced to the alphabet with a fun twist. Each letter is accompanied by an illustration that prompts a child to imagine other words that begin with that same letter, often making for silly and magical results.Children and adults alike will be immediately drawn to the page by the whimsical and detailed illustrations that...

Animal Babies (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about the different ways that animal babies live, learn, and grow.This richly visual learning library introduces basic lessons tied closely to early childhood curriculum topics. Each spread includes introductory text, colorful illustrations with detailed captions, and photographs that show real-world examples of the featured topic. Puzzle pages, fun facts, and true/false quizzes appear at the end of each volume.

Animal Homes (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about different kinds of animal homes, from underground tunnels to tree houses, shells, and more.This richly visual learning library introduces basic lessons tied closely to early childhood curriculum topics. Each spread includes introductory text, colorful illustrations with detailed captions, and photographs that show real-world examples of the featured topic. Puzzle pages, fun facts, and true/false quizzes appear at the end of each volume.

Anti-Bullying Basics
Anti-Bullying Basics
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Why Is This Series So Important? About 71 percent of students report bullying as an on-going problem. A reported 15 percent of all students who don't show up for school say it’s because they’re afraid of being bullied while at school. About 1 out of every 10 students drops out or changes schools because of repeated bullying. Around half of teens have been the victims of cyberbullying. 160,000 students skip school every day because of bullying. Each book in "Anti-Bullying Basics" by World Book...

Basic Student Bundle 2013
Basic Student Bundle 2013
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A Great Set of Books for Students from Kindergarten to Grade 6!Buy the World Book Discovery Encyclopedia, and our Student Dictionary together!Sporting an inspiring new binding, World Book’s popular Discovery Encyclopedia is filled with updated content, eye-catching visuals, and information-rich special features. The Discovery Encyclopedia is ideal for introducing important research skills to young readers and visual learners of all ages. Thousands of colorful illustrations, diagrams, and maps...

Béisbol! Latino Heroes of Major League Baseball
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Hit a grand slam with this new baseball series. Profiling the very best of todays pro ballplayers who learned the game in Latin America, "Béisbol!" is perfect for all your sports fans.

BOLT 10 Series - 63 Volumes
BOLT 10 Series - 63 Volumes
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BOLT encourages a wide variety of students, including reluctant readers, by providing them with books featuring appealing topics and carefully prepared text. Innovative infographics and attention-commanding photography draw in young readers, and accessible, leveled text helps even the most challenged readers understand the material and enjoy the reading experience. This strong image/text integration aids in comprehension and complements classroom instruction, helping each and every student...

Childcraft - Code Red: Animals in Peril Code Red: Animals in Peril help kids learn about extincted and endangered animals around the world.
Childcraft - Code Red: Animals in Peril
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Facts about Extinct and Endangered Animals in the World Code Red: Animals in Peril is a richly illustrated, 208-page volume that features a variety of animals that have been classified as “threatened” by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). The text and illustrations combine to make children aware of animals that have become extinct and those that are considered vulnerable, endangered, or critically endangered. Part 1: Information about Extinct...

Childcraft: Heroes and Helpers
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What is a hero? Who is a hero? In Heroes and Helpers, World Book tells your children stories of extraordinary heroes, as well as everyday heroes. Then, this beautifully illustrated volume teaches your children how they too can be heroes and helpers in their everyday lives. Read about soldiers, firefighters, environmental workers, and those who simply lend a helping hand to their neighbors. With this entertaining volume, your family will have fun reading about people who are trying to make the...

Christmas in America’s Capital
Christmas in America’s Capital
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Christmas in our nation’s capital is without equal.Christmas in Washington D.C., is a beautiful, 80-page, hardcover book from World Book’s Christmas Around the World series. In our nation’s capital, Christmas at the White House is a symbol of Christmas at every American house, the National Christmas tree is the nation’s tree, and the National Mall is the nation’s Main Street.Christmas in Washington D.C. will bring you so much of the holiday history that is special to our nation. You will be...

Christmas in Austria and Its Capital, Vienna
Christmas in Austria and Its Capital, Vienna
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Christmas in Austria and its Capital, Vienna Learn Christmas Traditions and Customs in Austria and Vienna World Book’s Christmas in Austria and Its Capital, Vienna, is a richly illustrated, 80-page volume about Christmas traditions in Austria. The text and illustrations combine to show how people celebrate a favorite Austrian holiday, from its roots in pagan rituals to its continued relevance in modern times. Christmas in Austria begins with the ways that people prepare for Christmas in their...

Christmas in Belgium
Christmas in Belgium
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Christmas in Belgium Learn about Christmas Traditions and Customs in Belgium World Book’s Christmas in Belgium is a richly illustrated, 80-page volume about Christmas traditions in Belgium. The text and illustrations combine to show how people celebrate a favorite Belgian holiday, from its roots in pagan rituals to its continued relevance in modern times. Christmas in Belgium begins with the ways that people prepare for the holiday in their homes and in their cities. The book introduces the...