Kindergarten - Grade 2

Help children learn to read and develop essential literacy skills with our premier selection of reading books.


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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

Brainy Baby® Animal Puzzles
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Easy and Fun Animal Puzzle Games For KidsThis fun game set includes mini-puzzles that are especially designed to build your child's recognition and matching skills with images of real animals and vivid colors. Includes 30 double-sided picture cards that make 10 complete puzzles. Your kids can fit the pieces of the animal's name on one side to find the matching animal's picture on the other side. Made with the best quality material with your child in mind. Learn while playing! This easy animal...

Brainy Baby® Animals Bundle
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Animals Board Book, DVD and Game for Preschoolers!This fun set includes the DVD, board book and flashcards on all things animals in one convenient value pack! Includes: 45-minute DVD, 16-page board book and 36-piece flashcard set. Your kids can learn while playing!. This is one of the best interactive learning packages for preschool kids!Brainy Baby® Animals Board BookAnimals are all around us! Children will delight in seeing the names and images of animals that live in the jungle, the swamp,...

Brainy Baby® Spanish & English Bundle Pack
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Spanish/English Learning Books, DVD and Cards For KidsThis fun set includes a DVD, board book and flashcards on all things Spanish in one convenient value pack! Includes: 45-minute DVD, 16-page board book and 36-piece flashcard set.Brainy Baby® Spanish & English Board Book(36 pages): Spanish words and phrases using both the Spanish and English words, plus the Spanish pronunciationLarge Format version (10W x 8H)Contains 16 cardboard pages of large, colorful imagesBrainy Baby® Spanish & English...

Common Core Language Arts & Literacy Kindergarten common core, english, language arts. literacy, reading, kindergarten
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Common Core Language Arts and Literacy Kindergarten by Incentive Publications - Activities That Captivate, Motivate & Reinforce Common Core Literacy & Language Arts Kindergarten is a collection of motivating puzzles and activities that are specifically aligned with kindergarten Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts. Educators can save time and trust that these teaching materials are standardized and meaningfully connected to the Common Core. ...

Common Core Language Arts and Literacy Grade 1
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Common Core Language Arts and Literacy Grade 1 by Incentive Publications- Activities That Captivate, Motivate & ReinforceCovering language and math for grades 1 through 5, this series invites, engages, and visually attracts students with activity pages to be used for group or individual lessons or reviews. Each page is focused on a specific grade-level standard. Common Core State Standards are clearly listed in the front of each book with correlation to particular activity pages. Each book...

Common Core Language Arts and Literacy Grade 2
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Common Core Language Arts and Literacy Grade 5 by Incentive Publications- Activities That Captivate, Motivate & ReinforceCovering language and math for grades 1 through 5, this series invites, engages, and visually attracts students with activity pages to be used for group or individual lessons or reviews. Each page is focused on a specific grade-level standard. Common Core State Standards are clearly listed in the front of each book with correlation to particular activity pages. Each book...

Community Helpers (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about teachers, police officers, firefighters, and other people who work in a community.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.

Discovery Encyclopedia kids encyclopedia, childrens encyclopedia,
Discovery Encyclopedia
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You’re seven years old. You’re walking through the woods near your house. The forest is so green. You can smell earth. You hear birds in the trees overhead. You come upon a tree that fell during a storm the other night. You look up in the top of the fallen branches. You discover a monarch butterfly, majestic, dark orange, lord of all he surveys. Now you’re nine. You’re at the beach. It’s low tide, and you are walking around tide pools. You see periwinkles, and sand dollars, and barnacles. You...

Early World of Learning Annual Subscription
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New! Completely Redesigned and Updated!Produced with advice from experts in early childhood development and education, Early World of Learning is the leading online resource for young children. It includes four beautiful, interactive learning sites designed for young learners: Trek's Travels offers narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach critical early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more Welcome to Reading is centered around 48...

Earths Features (Learning Ladders)
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How much of the world's water is found in the oceans? How many volcanoes erupt each year? How was the Grand Canyon formed? Read this book to find out!Part of World Book's Learning Ladders series, this book tells children about different kinds of landforms and how they shape Earth. Children also learn about bodies of water and their importance to people. Each spread includes introductory text, colorful illustrations with detailed captions, and photographs that show real-world examples of the...

Electricity (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, Electricty, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Electricity features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads are...

Energy (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, Engergy, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Energy features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads are illustrated...

ESL Active Learning Lessons
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ESL Active Learning Lessons by Incentive PublicationsFifteen comprehensive units provide valuable practice of basic language instruction for English Language Learners. Each unit requires students to listen, speak, read, and write as they move through four levels of activities. Follow the clues in the cafeteria, manage money, master measurement, track transportation, understand the human body, and more with this helpful resource.

Good Food For You (Learning Ladders)
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What are the five main food groups? Are peanuts really nuts? Does wheat cover more of Earth's surface than any other food crop? Read this book to find out!Part of World Book's Learning Ladders series, this book introduces children to nutrition and healthy eating habits. 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...

Light  (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, Light, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Light features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads are illustrated with...

Magnetism  (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, Magnetism, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Magnetism features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads are...

Matter & How It Changes   (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, Matter, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Matter & How It Changes features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads...

Matter and Its Properties   (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, Matter, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Matter and Its Properties features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads...

My Body (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about your amazing body, including how you run and jump, hear and see, touch and taste.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.

Natures Patterns (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about patterns found in nature, such as the movement of the stars, the lunar cycle, the seasons, and animal migrations.Part of World Book's Learning Ladders series, this book introduces children to patterns found in nature, such as the movement of stars, the lunar cycle, the seasons, and animal migrations. 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...

Natures Places
Nature's Places
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How big is the Sahara Desert? What is the name of a large seaweed that forms huge underwater forests in the ocean? Read this book to find out!Part of World Book's Learning Ladders series, this book introduces children to deserts, forests, grasslands, wetlands, polar regions, coral reefs, and other places where plants and animals live. Each spread includes introductory text, colorful illustrations with detailed captions, and photographs that show real-world examples of the featured topic....

On the Move (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about fast trains, whirring helicopters, and many other exciting kinds of transportation.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.

Plants Around the World (Learning Ladders)
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Which California trees can grow to be taller than the Statue of Liberty? What is the name the insect-eating plant found along the coasts of North Carolina and South Carolina? Read this book to find out!Part of World Book's Learning Ladders series, this book introduces children to different kinds of plants that can be found throughout the world. Children learn about plant life cycles, habitats, and the importance of plants for human survival. Each spread includes introductory text, colorful...

Puzzle Me: Brain Ticklers
Puzzle Me: Brain Ticklers
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Product available in U.S. only. Entertain a child's brain with these mind-bending puzzles! What's the longest word in the dictionary? Find out the answer to that riddle and many more brain games in Puzzle Me: Brain Ticklers. An engaging introduction for early learners into the world of puzzles that gives their growing brains a workout!

Puzzle Me: Brain Twisters
Puzzle Me: Brain Twisters
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How did a clever mouse steal the king’s treasure? How did the sheriff recognize the good guys among the outlaws? Why are some numbers triangular and others square? Find the answer to these puzzles and more in Puzzle Me: Brain Twisters!Puzzle Me: Brain Twisters includes engaging and humorous brain games that will leave young readers with a sense of satisfaction each time they solve a new puzzle. Key features include: colorful illustrations that enliven each puzzle; a mix of different puzzles to...

Rain Forest Animals (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about sleepy sloths, fierce jaguars, and many other exciting rain forest animals.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.

Safari Sam Bundle
Safari Sam Bundle
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Safari Sam takes readers on an adventure to learn about animals in their unique habitats. Full-page photographs pari with factual information to create a fun and approachable introduction to familiar and unusual animals in each habitat. Including helpful iconography, a glossary, and in an index, Safari Sam's Wild Animals series is ideal for young nature and animal enthusiasts!Bundle includes:- Desert Animals- Freshwater Animals- Jungle Animals- Mountain Animals- Ocean Animals- Polar...

Secret Files of Professor L. Otto Funn Moustache Bundle
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Educators now agree that students must begin reading nonfiction from the earliest grades to excel throughout their school careers. Call it the NONFICTION REVOLUTION. But nonfiction can be boring. Worse, it can feel like homework. Not anymore! Introducing... The Secret Files of Prof. L. Otto Funn Or Stop Being a Slug, Open This Book, and Make Your Brain Happy For the price of a few cups of coffee, you can help prepare your kids for school success with this innovative and fun method of learning...

Skill Practice Grade 1
Skill Practice Grade 1
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This book is filled with worksheets and activity pages to reinforce curriculum subjects. Students strengthen basic skills while having fun. Skills Practice books were developed by a team of experienced educators. Skills Practice includes carefully researched skill sequences; age-appropriate, high-interest exercises; and skill tests for practice assessment.

Skill Practice Grade 2
Skill Practice Grade 2
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This book is filled with worksheets and activity pages to reinforce curriculum subjects. Students strengthen basic skills while having fun. Skills Practice books were developed by a team of experienced educators. Skills Practice includes carefully researched skill sequences; age-appropriate, high-interest exercises; and skill tests for practice assessment.

Sound (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, Sound, to guide the reader through a key part of the science curriculum for elementary students. Sound features highly original and humorous comic-style art to draw children into the material. Several spreads are illustrated with...

Student Dictionary
Student Dictionary
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Student Dictionary A Great Dictionary for Young Students! Everything about the World Book Student Dictionary is geared to helping the students learn. The first 20 pages of the dictionary contain in-depth explanations as to how a dictionary is used and how the Student Dictionary is organized. The word entries included in the dictionary were chosen for their usefulness to younger students. Word definitions are written to be simple and clear. The Student Dictionary uses a simplified system of...

Success with IEPs
Success with IEPs
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Success With IEPs addresses positive ways to meet the needs of all middle school students, especially those with learning disabilities. A middle school principal/director and a parent advocate present practical advice for involving parents and the community, writing successful IEPs, creating flexible schedules, and meeting the needs of all students.

Things I Like (Learning Ladders)
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What is the world's most popular sport? What country invented ballet? What musical instrument plays an important role in African music? Read this book to find out!Part of World Book's Learning Ladders series, this book introduces children to common hobbies that people have, such as sports, dance, playing music, or reading. Each spread includes introductory text, colorful illustrations with detailed captions, and photographs that show real-world examples of the featured topic. Puzzle pages, fun...

Tough Trucks (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about tall cranes, powerful plows, and many other exciting tough trucks.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.

Treasure Tree Animal Pack
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For years, World Book's Treasure Tree series of books has helped young children learn with classic story books. With World Book's incredible Treasure Tree Animal Pack, you and your children will journey deep into the woods to meet forest friends, across the wide savannah where you will encounter baby elephants, and even back in time to walk with long extinct dinosaurs. Your children will love learning about animals, and guess what? As they read about animals large and small, they will also...

Treasure Tree Early Literacy Library
Treasure Tree Early Literacy Library
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The World Book Treasure Tree set as been especially written to capture the interest and imagination of children. Five books in the set are storybooks—beautifully illustrated classic fairy tales that children will want to read again and again. Five other volumes in the set are nonfiction works on topics children love, such as dinosaurs and other animals. Four more nonfiction volumes explain "all about" high-interest topics—for example, sports and holidays. These "all about" books follow the...

Under the Sea (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about giant whales, fierce sharks, tiny seahorses, and many other exciting sea creatures.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.

Weather (Learning Ladders)
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Learn about sunny, windy, rainy, and snowy weather, and discover the weather in different seasons.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.